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Yesterday β€” July 11th 2020DutchNews News

Short track skater dies from autoimmune disease in France aged 27

By hanneke
Lara van Ruijven holding her gold medal and a bunch of flowers at the ceremony following her victory at the World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in 2019.Dutch short track skater Lara van Ruijven died early on Friday evening, speed skating association KNSB has announced. The 27-year...
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Netherlands to take Russia to European Court of Human Rights over MH17 downing

By Senay
The Netherlands is taking Russia to the European Court of Human Rights over the downing of the flight MH17, reports...

β€˜Nothing of value’ taken during break-in at Dutch king’s Tuscan villa

By hanneke
There has been a break-in at the holiday home of the Dutch royal family in Tuscany but none of the...

Forensic institute fails to find cause for deadly Stint accident

By hanneke
No technical fault or human error has been identified which might explain the deadly accident at a railway crossing at...

Weekend weather set to improve

By Senay
The weekend weather over the Netherlands is set to improve slightly, according to weather bureau Weerplaza. Cloud and light showers...

Most infections happen indoors in people’s direct environments: Volkskrant

By hanneke
More than half of people who had the coronavirus probably picked up the infection indoors in their own direct environment,...

House prices up 8.8% during coronavirus lockdown

By Senay
The Dutch housing market shows no apparent effects from the coronavirus crisis, with prices up 8.8% on last year in...

β€˜Carcinogen’ discovered in batches of paracetamol: NRC/Zembla investigation

By Senay
The Dutch junior health minister Tamara van Ark has launched an investigation after tests by the NRC and television programme Zembla...

Dutch central bank to investigate historical links with slavery

By hanneke
Dutch central bank DNB is authorising an independent investigation into the bank’s historical links with slavery, a spokesperson for the...

A fifth of cafΓ©s and restaurants remain shut: β€˜the losses are less’

By Senay
A fifth of cafés and restaurants remain shut due to corona restrictions, according to an analysis of payment transactions by...

ING to shut a quarter of branches as online banking booms

By Senay
The ING and Rabobank are planning to reduce branch numbers more quickly, because the coronavirus crisis has sped up the...

Minister to let science decide if measure is harmful to cows amid continued farmers’protests

By hanneke
Agriculture minister Carola Schouten will let science have the last word in a conflict with farmers about temporarily reducing protein...

Dutch football association publishes protocol for corona play

By Senay
The Dutch football association is publishing a protocol for clubs on how to restart matches while upholding social distancing rules....

Corona crime report: almost 300 criminal cases and 15,000 fines since lockdown

By Senay
Since the start of the lockdown, there have been 294 recorded ‘corona crimes’ ranging from spitting at police officers and...

Wedding parade attacker of policeman sentenced to jail

By Senay
A 26-year-old man has been given a jail sentence for a violent attack on a policeman who had broken up...

Tractors banned from farmer protests in Groningen

By Senay
Farmers will not be allowed to use tractors at demonstrations in Groningen this week, a court has ruled. The Noord...

Ace & Tate eyeware focuses on expansion with €14m investment

By Senay
Trendy Dutch eyewear company Ace & Tate has raised €14.25m in investment to fund its expansion across Europe. The company...

Limburg and Zuid Holland experience most nuisance driving: CBS

By Senay
People in Limburg and Zuid Holland experience the most nuisance from problem driving according to the CBS Dutch statistics office....

More women snap up top jobs at nearly 60% of charter supporting companies

By hanneke
More women are occupying top positions in almost 60% of the companies that signed a charter to promote a greater...

All out: subsidy for new electric cars gone in eight days

By Senay
A €10m subsidy for new electric vehicles has all been claimed within eight days, reports the NOS. Any new requests...