Nov 4 '13 13:07

Ben, mobile services provider in the Netherlands, is offering a discount on its Ben vaak with a 24-month contract, Telecom Paper reports.

Nov 4 '13 12:07

The management of the Police East Netherlands doesn’t support the initiative of policemen from Almelo to send a multi offender by sending him out of the country by train. After they caught the Polish criminal for another theft in a long series of crimes, the team from Almelo put him on the train to Berlin.

Nov 4 '13 12:03

Minister Melanie Schulz of Infrastructure thinks that constructing more roads is not the ultimate solution to solve traffic problems. Their should be more creative and innovative ways to solve the problem of  the congested roads, she said in the program Buitenhof on Sunday.

Nov 4 '13 11:08

Dutch researcher Adriaan Tuiten and his team are seeking approval from the U.S. drugs authority FDA to perform phase three clinical trials on a pill to increase sexual desire in women, reports the Volkskrant.

Nov 4 '13 09:43

Dutch cable operator Zeelandnet has decided to raise its internet speeds without changing prices, reports Telecom Paper.

Nov 4 '13 09:10

The Dutch government will sell €6.4 billion of ING Groep U.S. mortgage bonds that it acquired during a 2009 bailout, Bloomberg News reports.

Nov 4 '13 00:05

A 24-year-old man from Leusden, near Amersfoort, was severely beaten by a large group this weekend.The police are looking for witnesses.

Nov 4 '13 00:03

Den Bosch Police found an injured man in the trunk of a car Sunday night. Four people were arrested, including the wounded.

Nov 4 '13 00:02

Shortly after takeoff a KLM Cityhopper returned to Schiphol. The pilot decided to turn as a precaution after the plane was hit by lightning in a heavy thunderstorm.

Nov 4 '13 00:02

In a large-scale environmental control in Drenthe nature reserves about thirty people were fined. The fines pertained to illegal motor crossing, driving where it is prohibited, illegal waste dumping, and dogs that were not leashed.

Nov 4 '13 00:01

The police closed access roads to Wijk bij Duurstede Sunday afternoon after a whirlwind passed over the village. Non locals are turned away. Residents are advised to stay in and not to start damage repairs on roofs yet.

A tree crashed over the Herengracht in Amsterdam
Nov 2 '13 06:00

The round-up of some of this week’s most noteworthy events and news stories features: the violent autumn storm that passed over The Netherlands, two dead by fire in wind turbine, top Dutch baseball players, violence against gay people in Vondelpark, and the death of Bonfire.

Nov 2 '13 04:01

The A4 freeway by Leiden will be temporarily closed Saturday morning because a bomb will be dismantled, reported the City of Leiden, where the bomb was found Thursday.

Nov 2 '13 04:00

The fourteenth edition of the Amsterdam Night of the Museum event is sold out. All 30,000 tickets for the 'N8' were sold, according to a spokesperson.

Nov 2 '13 03:46

All of the nearly 70,000 homes and properties in North Groningen should be made ​​earthquake resistant.

Nov 2 '13 03:03

Millions of euros worth were seized in cash and goods, when the police raided a trailer settlement in Den Bosch Thursday and Friday. Sixteen people were arrested on suspicion of laundering of criminal assets.

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