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Amsterdam Labour party wants ban on Airbnb and other holiday lets - Europe News
Amsterdam Labour party wants ban on Airbnb and other holiday lets2 hours ago
The Labour party in Amsterdam wants to stop Amsterdammers renting out their homes via holiday let platforms such as Airbnb....
Court says ‘yes, yes’ to Amsterdam advertising leaflet plan - Europe News
Court says ‘yes, yes’ to Amsterdam advertising leaflet plan 2 hours ago
Amsterdam households will no longer have to deal with unwanted advertising leaflets in their letterboxes from next year, thanks to...
Ban Airbnb rentals say Amsterdam city councillors - Europe News
Ban Airbnb rentals say Amsterdam city councillors 2 hours ago
With additional reporting by Zack Newmark. The Amsterdam faction of labour party PvdA wants to ban holiday apartment rentals in the Dutch capital, including those available through sites like Airbnb. This ban applies to the rental of complete homes, but n
Geert Wilders plans Russia trip ‘to show we have patriots too’ - Europe News
Geert Wilders plans Russia trip ‘to show we have patriots too’ 3 hours ago
PVV leader and anti-Islam campaigner Geert Wilders has told Elsevier magazine he plans to visit Russia next year to offer...
Staffing agency Randstad goes digital, moves offices to industrial estates - Europe News
Staffing agency Randstad goes digital, moves offices to industrial estates 3 hours ago
Staffing agency giant Randstad is relocating dozens of smaller branches in the Netherlands from prime locations to industrial estates, in...
The Hague tribunal finds Ratko Mladic guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity - Europe News
The Hague tribunal finds Ratko Mladic guilty of genocide, crimes against humanity 5 hours ago
The United Nations Yugoslavia war crimes tribunal in The Hague has sentenced former Bosnian Serb leader Ratko Mladic to life...
State Sen. Brian Benjamin introduces legislation for rent controlled apartments
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State Sen. Brian Benjamin introduces legislation for rent controlled apartments 5 hours ago
State Sen. Brian Benjamin introduces legislation to preserve the affordability of rent controlled apartments.
Trump administration end temporary protection for thousands of Haitians
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Trump administration end temporary protection for thousands of Haitians 5 hours ago
The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake shook the Caribbean nation.
City Council holds joint on housing, homelessness and safety 
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City Council holds joint on housing, homelessness and safety 5 hours ago
Earlier this week, Council Member Jumaane Williams , Deputy Leader and Chair of Council's Housing and Buildings Committee, and Council Member Stephen, Chair of the Committee on General Welfare held a hearing on two bills that relate to housing and homeles
Health tops financial security as ingredient for the good life - Europe News
Health tops financial security as ingredient for the good life 6 hours ago
Over eight in 10 Dutch people regard good health as the most important factor in achieving a ‘good life’. Financial...
AkzoNobel drops merger talks with Axalta as Nippon Paint steps in - Europe News
AkzoNobel drops merger talks with Axalta as Nippon Paint steps in 6 hours ago
Amsterdam-based paints and coatings group AkzoNobel has ended its merger talks with Axalta after Nippon Paint of Japan made a...
European Medicines agency will bring jobs, generate millions of euros - Europe News
European Medicines agency will bring jobs, generate millions of euros 7 hours ago
The relocation of the European Medicines Agency from London to Amsterdam will generate millions of euros in extra income for...
Dutch households spent more in September, year on year - Europe News
Dutch households spent more in September, year on year 7 hours ago
Household spending in the Netherlands rose by 3.1% in September over the same month in 2016, the national statistics office...
German transport company Arriva plans to challenge NS in the Netherlands - Europe News
German transport company Arriva plans to challenge NS in the Netherlands 8 hours ago
Public transport company Arriva, part of German state-owned Deutsche Bahn, wants to be the biggest bus and train service provider...
309,000 people vote today following local council boundary shifts - Europe News
309,000 people vote today following local council boundary shifts 8 hours ago
Some 309,000 people in Friesland, Groningen and Gelderland provinces go to the polls today to vote for new councils following...
Dutch union says EU bus plans could leave rural areas without services - Europe News
Dutch union says EU bus plans could leave rural areas without services 8 hours ago
European plans to force the Netherlands to fully liberalise bus services will push down driver pay and leave rural parts...
Filibuster on home owners tax plan fails as MPs vote to halt the debate - Europe News
Filibuster on home owners tax plan fails as MPs vote to halt the debate 9 hours ago
Efforts by two opposition parties to talk out new legislation aimed at reintroducing a tax on home ownership flopped on...
Pastor left seriously injured after assault in Gelderland village church - Europe News
Pastor left seriously injured after assault in Gelderland village church 9 hours ago
A 64-year-old pastor of the PKN church in the Gelderland village of Rhenoy, was attacked in her church on Tuesday. The seriously injured woman was found lying in a pool of blood in the church on Dorpstraat and rushed to the hospital, NOS reports. The past
Schiphol technical failure fixed; over 200 flights canceled - Europe News
Schiphol technical failure fixed; over 200 flights canceled 9 hours ago
Schiphol managed to fix a major technical fault with its air traffic control systems late on Tuesday afternoons, though the disruption to air traffic lasted well into the night. For hours hardly any flights could take off or land A total of 208 flights ha
Brooklyn BP Eric Adams delivers 15,000 pounds of turkey and trimmings to needy Brooklynites
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Brooklyn BP Eric Adams delivers 15,000 pounds of turkey and trimmings to needy Brooklynites 22 hours ago
Last Friday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams distributed 15,000 pounds of food, including turkeys and healthy trimmings, to more than 100 local food pantries and houses of worship that are serving Brooklynites in need this Thanksgiving.
NYPD Police Academy library named after city's first Black police commissioner 
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NYPD Police Academy library named after city's first Black police commissioner 22 hours ago
The library at the NYPD Police Academy is now called the Benjamin Ward Memorial Library, honoring New York City’s first Black police commissioner.