May 5 '15 13:00

The police arrested two men for threatening train workers in two separate incidents on Monday.

May 5 '15 12:00

PVV member Martin Bosma got an unexpected response to his Twitter post on Monday. His proclamation of support for Geert Wilders - #ikbengeert - turned into a Twitter joke.

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May 5 '15 11:49

Authorities are looking for leads in the murder of Siegmar Flaneur who was found shot at Leerdamhof in Amsterdam Zuidoost on February 11 2015.

May 5 '15 11:30

A new World War II memorial was unveiled at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Remembrance day on Monday. This memorial commemorates Ministry employees who died in the war.

May 5 '15 10:54

Since 02:00 a.m. on Tuesday, many passenger trains have not been traveling due to a train drivers strike in Germany. The strike started on Monday with the stopping of freight trains, but has now entered a new phase.

May 5 '15 10:34

Contact has been made with all 900 Dutch people who were known to be in Nepal during the earthquake that hit the Asian country on April 25th.

May 5 '15 10:05

The motive behind the attack outside an event showcasing cartoons of the prophet Muhammad in Garland, Texas on Sunday, remains a mystery. The American Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said in a statement on Monday that law enforcement authorities are investigating the circumstances around the attack.

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May 5 '15 09:16

Remembrance Day did not go smoothly in some places in the Netherlands. Bergen op Zoom, Zoetermeer and Hoofdorp had disturbances to deal with. And the Bourdon Bell on the Waalsdorpervlakte in The Hague broke.

May 5 '15 08:39

The Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute has issued a code yellow weather warning for thunderstorms and strong winds for the entire Netherlands on Liberation Day.

May 5 '15 08:25

The construction of the ferry bridge over the IJ on Liberation Day today, may be impossible due to a passing cold front accompanied by rain, strong winds and possibly thunderstorms.

May 5 '15 07:58

King Willem-Alexander, Queen Maxima and Prime Minister Mark Rutte attended the National Remembrance on the Dam in Amsterdam on Monday night. Prime Minister Rutte gave a speech entitled "Passing memories" after the memorial service in the Nieuwe Kerk.

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May 4 '15 19:05

Garland, Texas, police officers were not warned in advance of the men who started shooting at the prophet Muhammed caricature contest attended by dutch politician Geert Wilders. The conference center in the Dallas suburb is still an active crime scene. Identities of the shooters were not released by police officials.


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