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Amsterdam to up Jewish security after Brussels killings (AFP/Marcel Antonisse). Enlarge; Caption. THE HAGUE: Amsterdam is to beef up security around Jewish synagogues and schools following last month's shooting at the Brussels Jewish Museum which left three people dead, its mayor announced on Friday. Full News here – Read more on Channel News Asia

Frederick Thompson facing extradition from Amsterdam after arrest Frederick Thompson (32) was found to be carrying what was alleged to have been an authentic Irish passport under an assumed identity and other false identification papers when detained in a suburb of Amsterdam yesterday. He has been under … Full News here – Read more on Irish…

Dutch politician's killer freed after 12 years AMSTERDAM — The animal rights activist who assassinated Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn was freed Friday, after serving just under 12 years in prison — years during which many of Fortuyn's ideas, particularly his disdain of "multiculturalism" and his … Full News here – Read more on The State

Report: Secret Service Agents Sent Home After Amsterdam All-Nighter Three members of the Secret Service were sent home from Amsterdam on Sunday, where they were preparing for President Obama's arrival a day later. The agents were out drinking Saturday night into Sunday morning, according to the Washington Post. Full News here – Read more on…

Dutch ruling coalition slammed in local elections; Labor loses Amsterdam after … AMSTERDAM – Parties in the Netherlands' centrist ruling coalition have suffered major losses in local elections. Perhaps most dramatically, junior member Labor lost its grip on power in Amsterdam for the first time in 65 years. Although Wednesday's … Full News here – Read…

21/03/2014Amsterdam's Labour leader quits after election failure Pieter Hilhorst, leader of the Labour party in Amsterdam, has resigned following his party's disastrous performance in the capital in Wednesday's local elections. The Labour party has dominated the city since 1946 but yesterday was overtaken by the … Full News here – Read more on Expatica Netherlands

CANNABIS cafe could open in KENT after Green Party's Ian Driver spearheads … Ian Driver, a councillor for Thanet District Council, has already started looking for possible sites for an Amsterdam-style cafe in Margate or Ramsgate in anticipation of a law change. Mr Driver, who has admitted to being an ex-recreational drug-user … Full News…

Tin of marbles belonging to Anne Frank turns up in Amsterdam 70 years after … The Anne Frank House Museum in Amsterdam reported this week that Anne's tin of marbles has been handed to it and went on display for the first time on Tuesday at an art gallery in Rotterdam. In this May 1941…

Dozen Ajax fans arrested after review of Celtic tie CCTV footage Dutch police have arrested a dozen Ajax fans suspected of causing violence at Celtic's Champions League match in Amsterdam and two other games. The 12 men were detained on Tuesday morning after police reviewed CCTV footage from the three fixtures, … Full News here –…

Celtic urge vigilance by fans after attack in Amsterdam bar A club statement said: ''Celtic Football Club is urging all supporters in Amsterdam for tonight's Uefa Champions League tie with Ajax to be extra vigilant following an unprovoked attack on Celtic fans last night. ''The attack in the city centre by an … Full News…

Cheryl Cole denies having a row with airport staff after missing her flight to … He was, of course, referring to Cheryl's band mate and good friend Nicola Roberts, who was heading to Amsterdam to celebrate her 28th birthday – which is tomorrow. Upon reading the claims on Twitter, Cheryl was quick to take to…

Roma family accuse Amsterdam of 'racism' after being sent to 'scum village' Eberhard van der Laan, Amsterdam's mayor, admitted that the forcible removal of the Roma family was a draconian measure but insisted that bullying and violent behaviour had left him with no choice. "The family has been causing problems for years and … Full…