Mar 13 '14 13:50

In the latest survey, it seems that the PVV has lost support in The Hague for municipal council elections. If elections were held today, then the party would only take seven seats according to TNS Nipo. That's one less than in 2010.

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Mar 13 '14 13:26

According to the FIFA global rankings, the Netherlands is no longer in the top ten best football-playing countries in the world.

Mar 13 '14 12:58

Unrest in the city of Utrecht as 61-year old businessman Geurt Bagchus has disappeared. His possible kidnapping is causing fear for his lot, and is being investigated by police. They do not yet want to label it a crime.

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Mar 13 '14 12:05

The Prosecutor’s Office is opening an investigation into the alleged election rigging activities by Soest PvdA candidate Osman Suna.

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Mar 13 '14 10:49

The Dutch entry for the 59th Eurovision Songfestival will be sung by Ilse DeLange and Waylon. They performed the song Calm After The Storm for the first time on Wednesday.

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Mar 13 '14 10:09

Last year, there were 6980 evictions from homes, the AD reports. This is a rise of 8 percent in comparison to 2012.

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Mar 13 '14 09:49

The municipality of Amersfoort is buying the home of the homosexual man who was forced to flee after being bullied out of his home in the Liendert neighborhood last Summer.

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Mar 13 '14 09:22

Dutch companies have been allowed to defer payments of almost €1 billion in taxes when they have found themselves in payment problems.

Mar 13 '14 08:53

PVV-leader Geert Wilders has come under fire from politicians after a comment he made on the campaign trail at a market in The Hague on Wednesday.

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Mar 13 '14 08:07

A 28-year old man was apprehended on Monday for the sexual abuse of three boys between five and six years of age.

Mar 13 '14 07:45

A PvdA frontrunner, Osman Suna, is suspected of being implicated in voter fraud. PvdA leader Diederik Samsom has voiced that Suna shouldn't come back, De Telegraaf reports.

Mar 13 '14 06:56

The House of Parliament has known about Teeven's deal in 2000 with drugs baron Cees H. for more than ten years. The then-minister of Justice Benk Korthals was informed at length about the accord by the president of the college of general prosecutors, J. de Wijkerslooth.

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Mar 12 '14 17:56

A cyanide alarm forced the evacuation of the KLM environmental center on Schiphol East around 14:15, Wednesday afternoon.

Mar 12 '14 17:44

Mayor Jan Hamming of the Brabant municipality Heusden is going to file a police report about the illegal recruiting of votes, announced a City spokesperson, after they City picked up on signals.

Mar 12 '14 17:24

For the first time passages from Anne Frank's diary will be literally cited on stage, in a new play, which premieres on May 8 in Amsterdam, announced editor Theu Boermans Wednesday. Rosa da Silva will play the role of Anne.

Mar 12 '14 16:57

The immigration of Bulgarians and Romanians is lower than anticipated last year. European regulations changed and they no longer need work permits within the European Union, starting January 1st.. 614 Romanians and 340 Bulgarians registered at Dutch cities, compared to 6,000 Polish in the same time frame.

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