Tag: Netherlands

European Parliament elections kick off as Dutch polling stations open

The European Parliament elections kicked off on Thursday with the opening of polling stations in the Netherlands, the…

Dutch footballer Promes arrested in Dubai at request of Netherlands

Dutch professional footballer Quincy Promes, convicted for drug trafficking and stabbing his cousin, was arrested in Dubai at…

Dutch election winner Geert Wilders scraps proposal banning mosques and Quran

In a surprising move, far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders announced on Monday that he is withdrawing a controversial…

Far Rights Dutch Donald Trump take leads in Exit poll to become next Prime Minister

The Netherlands is on the verge of a political earthquake as the far-right Anti-Islamic populist leader Geert Wilders,…

Dutch police say two people killed in shootings at a university hospital and home in Rotterdam

A deadly shooting spree in the Dutch city of Rotterdam left two people dead and a teenage girl…

Thousands of climate activists detained in the Netherlands

The Dutch police have detained more than 3,000 climate activists over the weekend after they blocked a major…

Netherlands and Denmark to provide F-16 jets to Ukraine

The Netherlands and Denmark have announced that they will supply F-16 fighter jets to Ukraine, in a move…

Dutch government collapses over immigration policy, new elections expected

The Dutch government led by Prime Minister Mark Rutte has collapsed on Friday after failing to reach a…

Dutch government faces crisis over immigration policy

The Dutch government is at risk of collapsing over a dispute on how to deal with the rising…

Dutch farmers vow to continue protests after talks with government collapse

The final “negotiations” between the Dutch farmers & the Dutch government have officially failed. The government didn’t budge…

One dead and dozens injured in Netherlands train crash

Authorities said that a passenger train carrying about 60 people derailed and caught fire after colliding with construction…

Dutch farmers’ party shocks political establishment with election victory

A new political force representing farmers and rural voters has emerged as the biggest winner in the Dutch…