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22/10/2014 Storm causes some flooding but little damage

A number of streets and canal sides in and around Rotterdam were flooded on Tuesday evening due to the autumn storm, website nu.nl reports.

22/10/2014 Amsterdam allocates an extra EUR 20m to tackling poverty

More poor working families in Amsterdam are to benefit from council extras for people with very low incomes, the Volkskrant reports on Wednesday.

22/10/2014 City dwellers will become increasingly lonely and overweight

Half the residents of The Hague will be either overweight or lonely by 2020, according to new research by the city’s health board.

17/10/2014 Panic over Ebola reaches fever-pitch despite calls for calm

Airport baggage handlers refusing to unload suitcases, a journalist quarantined by his wife, parents taking kids out of school: hysteria over Ebola...

17/10/2014 Innovative, energetic: Rembrandt's later works on show in London

An extraordinary exhibition into the later works of Rembrandt opened at the National Gallery in London on Wednesday, revealing the energy,...

16/10/2014 Ebola: Questions about a stealthy virus

The Ebola virus species that has killed more than 4,000 people in west Africa caught everyone by surprise when it erupted thousands of kilometres...

22/10/2014 Whey to go: Dutch cash in on exploding demand for cheese waste

The powerful Dutch dairy industry is scrambling to cash in on exploding demand for whey, a cheese by-product once used mainly in cattle feed now...

 
 
 
 
 
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