The Netherlands is a country located mainly in Northwestern Europe. The European portion of the Netherlands consists of twelve separate provinces that border Germany to the east, Belgium to the south, and the North Sea to the northwest, with maritime borders in the North Sea with Belgium, Germany and the United Kingdom. Together with three island territories in the Caribbean Sea—Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba— it forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. The official language is Dutch, but a secondary official language in the province of Friesland is West Frisian.
Voting in provincial elections began in the Netherlands on Wednesday, just two days after a Turkish-born man was arrested over a shooting attack in the city of Utrecht, boosting Dutch populist parties. Reuters - Published
A high-flying businessman, who quit the rat race to live off grid with his wife in a wooden house he built himself on a remote Portuguese hilltop, has revealed how he has found utopia. Taking just two..
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According to Reuters, police in the Netherlands arrested a Turkish man suspected of shooting people on a tram. Authorities added that the suspect killed three people and wounded five others in the city..
According to Business Insider Several people have been injured in a tram shooting in Utrecht, central Netherlands, on Monday morning. At least one person is dead, Police said a person, or a number of..
The Malaysian government is considering whether to shut, sell or refinance national carrier Malaysia Airlines, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said on Tuesday. As Francis Maguire reports, the airline..
Business Insider reports congressional leaders Nancy Pelosi and Mitch McConnell have extended a provocative invitation. The House Speaker and Senate Majority Leader have invited NATO Secretary General..
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Shamima Begum's Dutch husband says he wants to return to the Netherlands with her and their newborn son. Islamic Sate fighter Yago Riedijk, 27, is being held in a Kurdish-run detention centre in..
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According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, intelligence chiefs from the UK, France, and Germany said that Brexit will not affect security cooperation with its NATO allies France and Germany, citing..
How do you prevent a hangover? Researchers in the Netherlands and Canada surveyed students' drinking habits. They tried to find out the best way of preventing a hangover. As of now, there's no way to..
The Netherlands and the United States reached an agreement on Friday to use facilities on the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao for possible distribution of aid to nearby Venezuela, Curacao's prime.. Reuters - Published
More European allies in NATO increased defense spending in 2018, with sharp rises in the Baltics, Poland and the Netherlands, but only six governments met a target sought by the United States - while.. Reuters - Published