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# amsterdam - Friday 19 June, 2020

Irishman arrested after cocaine worth €1.12 million seized in Amsterdam
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Irishman arrested after cocaine worth €1.12 million seized in Amsterdam

Jun 19th 2020, 10:38 PM 49,471 Views 27 Comments

Searches were carried out in Amsterdam, Meath and Dublin today during a Dutch-Irish police operation.

# amsterdam - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Holland boss Ronald Koeman in hospital after heart procedure
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Holland boss Ronald Koeman in hospital after heart procedure

May 3rd 2020, 8:26 PM 4,988 Views 0 Comments

The former Barcelona player is expected to return home on Monday.

# amsterdam - Thursday 13 February, 2020

Amsterdam has banned tour groups from sex workers’ windows in red light district
# New Rules
# New Rules

Amsterdam has banned tour groups from sex workers’ windows in red light district

Feb 13th 2020, 10:16 PM 50,932 Views 46 Comments

The move is an attempt to address over-tourism and protect workers.

# amsterdam - Thursday 4 July, 2019

The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders
# Amsterdam
# Amsterdam

The Netherlands' most notorious gangster has been jailed for life for five murders

Jul 4th 2019, 3:20 PM 19,942 Views 15 Comments

Willem Holleeder’s “life was determined by greed, lust for power and violence”, judges said.

# amsterdam - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Amsterdam to ban guided tours through Red Light District from next year
# Disrespectful
# Disrespectful

Amsterdam to ban guided tours through Red Light District from next year

Mar 21st 2019, 7:48 AM 27,703 Views 66 Comments

Local authorities said that guided tours in the area are often “not respectful towards sex workers”.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Dutch police search for missing 39 year-old Irish man last seen over two weeks ago
# Connor Murphy
# Connor Murphy

Dutch police search for missing 39 year-old Irish man last seen over two weeks ago

Jan 29th 2019, 9:31 PM 28,313 Views 0 Comments

Connor Murphy, who has been living in the Netherlands for a number of years, was last seen on 13 January.

# amsterdam - Sunday 30 September, 2018

City Break Money Diary: Here's how much I spent across three days in Amsterdam
# Money Diary
From The Daily Edge
# Money Diary

City Break Money Diary: Here's how much I spent across three days in Amsterdam

Sep 30th 2018, 11:00 AM 8,351 Views 0 Comments

‘I put it on my credit card because then it didn’t happen.’

# amsterdam - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight
# Late Flight
# Late Flight

Man arrested at Dublin Airport for chasing plane onto tarmac after missing his flight

Sep 27th 2018, 8:44 AM 152,401 Views 109 Comments

It is reported that the man was seen banging on the window of Terminal One as his flight departed

# amsterdam - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Two people seriously injured in Amsterdam train station stabbing are US citizens, ambassador says

Updated Sep 1st 2018, 12:45 PM 24,495 Views 80 Comments

The assailant was identified as a 19-year-old Afghan man with a German residency permit.

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Sep 1st 2018, 8:56 AM 9,087 Views 0 Comments

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# amsterdam - Friday 31 August, 2018

Amsterdam police shoot suspect following stabbing in city's central station
# The Netherlands
# The Netherlands

Amsterdam police shoot suspect following stabbing in city's central station

Aug 31st 2018, 12:08 PM 21,496 Views 40 Comments

At least two people were injured.

# amsterdam - Friday 20 July, 2018

Fears of 'dangerous complacency': Thousands gather in Amsterdam for world Aids meeting
# HIV
# HIV

Fears of 'dangerous complacency': Thousands gather in Amsterdam for world Aids meeting

Jul 20th 2018, 7:39 AM 8,012 Views 7 Comments

Experts have warned that there may be a resurgence of the epidemic that has already killed 35 million people.

# amsterdam - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Coins, ID cards, and false teeth... what they found when they dredged canals in Amsterdam
# Below The Surface
# Below The Surface

Coins, ID cards, and false teeth... what they found when they dredged canals in Amsterdam

Jul 8th 2018, 1:00 PM 27,524 Views 14 Comments

All of the items are on display on a fascinating website.

# amsterdam - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'Party city' Amsterdam warns rowdy tourists they may face fines
# A Fine Place
# A Fine Place

'Party city' Amsterdam warns rowdy tourists they may face fines

May 31st 2018, 10:15 PM 22,573 Views 24 Comments

City chiefs warned that there was a “high price for bad behaviour”.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary
# World War II
# World War II

Researchers uncover 'dirty jokes' in Anne Frank's diary

May 15th 2018, 10:54 PM 31,866 Views 42 Comments

Brown paper had been used to cover pages in her first diary.

# amsterdam - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Almost 100 England fans arrested after trouble in streets of Amsterdam
# Public Order
# Public Order

Almost 100 England fans arrested after trouble in streets of Amsterdam

Mar 24th 2018, 9:51 AM 26,701 Views 86 Comments

The men were mainly accused of disrupting public order.

# amsterdam - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Kinahan cartel suffers another blow after international police arrest fourth Irishman in three months
# Kinahan
# Kinahan

Kinahan cartel suffers another blow after international police arrest fourth Irishman in three months

Mar 3rd 2018, 9:00 PM 80,885 Views 35 Comments

Gardai have been working with Dutch police, Interpol, Europol and US agencies in relation to the movements of the Dublin-based cartel.

# amsterdam - Friday 15 December, 2017

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam Airport
# Schiphol
# Schiphol

Police shoot knife-wielding man at Amsterdam Airport

Dec 15th 2017, 4:34 PM 22,377 Views 86 Comments

Police say the situation is now secure.

# amsterdam - Sunday 3 December, 2017

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic
# Cryptocurrency
# Cryptocurrency

European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic

Dec 3rd 2017, 10:00 PM 43,156 Views 60 Comments

A Bitcoin ‘mine’ was discovered in a raid on the cartel last month.

# amsterdam - Friday 13 October, 2017

Cork bound Aer Lingus flight forced into diversion after 'full emergency' declared
# Flight Diversion
# Flight Diversion

Cork bound Aer Lingus flight forced into diversion after 'full emergency' declared

Oct 13th 2017, 4:13 PM 87,564 Views 37 Comments

It was feared the aircraft had a defect that could cause a crash.

# amsterdam - Friday 29 September, 2017

Manchester City confirm Sergio Aguero "sustained injuries" in Amsterdam car crash
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Manchester City confirm Sergio Aguero "sustained injuries" in Amsterdam car crash

Sep 29th 2017, 11:03 AM 32,392 Views 78 Comments

Aguero was injured last night in the Dutch city when a taxi in which he was a passenger hit a lamp-post.

# amsterdam - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Eight Dublin flights among 81 cancelled by Ryanair for today
# Amsterdamage
# Amsterdamage

Eight Dublin flights among 81 cancelled by Ryanair for today

Sep 17th 2017, 8:50 AM 45,818 Views 92 Comments

The budget carrier is set to cut between 40 and 50 flights each day between now and the end of October.

# amsterdam - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Vegetable garden graves, build-your-own caskets, and coffins to play games on - inside Amsterdam's death expo
# Grave Matters
# Grave Matters

Vegetable garden graves, build-your-own caskets, and coffins to play games on - inside Amsterdam's death expo

May 28th 2017, 5:00 PM 15,403 Views 2 Comments

The death expo recently held at Amsterdam’s historic Westerkerk church attracted 3,500 visitors in just one day.

# amsterdam - Friday 5 May, 2017

European tourism chief says Ryanair and Airbnb travellers are 'destroying' cities
# Bad Tourism
# Bad Tourism

European tourism chief says Ryanair and Airbnb travellers are 'destroying' cities

May 5th 2017, 10:54 PM 47,547 Views 74 Comments

Amsterdam Marketing CEO Frans van der Avert has suggested that a glut of visitors is making historic European cities less ‘livable’.

# amsterdam - Friday 21 April, 2017

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing
# To Be Blunt
From The Daily Edge
# To Be Blunt

These three Irish mams trying weed for the first time in Amsterdam is a joyous thing

Apr 21st 2017, 8:42 AM 9,808 Views 3 Comments

“There’s a funny taste off it… you know the sage stuff you put in chicken”

# amsterdam - Monday 17 April, 2017

14 things Irish people who've been interrailing will know too well
# Interrailing
From The Daily Edge
# Interrailing

14 things Irish people who've been interrailing will know too well

Apr 17th 2017, 1:00 PM 5,088 Views 0 Comments

How many have you done?

# amsterdam - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Passenger plane skids along Amsterdam runway during heavy winds
# Schiphol
# Schiphol

Passenger plane skids along Amsterdam runway during heavy winds

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:04 PM 38,114 Views 22 Comments

No passengers were injured.

# amsterdam - Friday 10 February, 2017

This teddy is being reunited with its owner after being left behind at Cork Airport
# Bear Lingus
# Bear Lingus

This teddy is being reunited with its owner after being left behind at Cork Airport

Feb 10th 2017, 10:38 PM 16,882 Views 10 Comments

The teddy will be making his trip home to be reunited with this owner on Monday.

# amsterdam - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Two Irishmen charged with gun offences in Amsterdam today
# Courts
# Courts

Two Irishmen charged with gun offences in Amsterdam today

Feb 9th 2017, 8:00 PM 19,419 Views 0 Comments

Of the four men who were arrested Sunday, one man has been charged with attempted manslaughter.

# amsterdam - Monday 6 February, 2017

Two Irishmen arrested in Amsterdam after man was threatened with firearm
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Two Irishmen arrested in Amsterdam after man was threatened with firearm

Feb 6th 2017, 3:19 PM 27,941 Views 27 Comments

Two other men arrested were from the UK.

# amsterdam - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Seven arrested over $72 million Amsterdam diamond heist from 2005
# Diamonds Are Forever
# Diamonds Are Forever

Seven arrested over $72 million Amsterdam diamond heist from 2005

Jan 21st 2017, 2:12 PM 14,877 Views 6 Comments

Most of the stolen diamonds have never been accounted for in what is known as one of the world’s biggest ever heists.

# amsterdam - Monday 19 December, 2016

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud

Dec 19th 2016, 9:46 AM 20,698 Views 22 Comments

New research suggests that the August 1944 police raid in which Frank was arrested may have been staged to investigate illegal activity in the building.

# amsterdam - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Poll: Should some venues get 24-hour licences?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should some venues get 24-hour licences?

Oct 13th 2016, 10:23 AM 21,329 Views 40 Comments

Amsterdam has granted them to a number of venues.

# amsterdam - Friday 30 September, 2016

Italian police have found two priceless Van Gogh paintings stolen from a Dutch museum
# Post-Impressionist
# Post-Impressionist

Italian police have found two priceless Van Gogh paintings stolen from a Dutch museum

Sep 30th 2016, 10:31 AM 10,633 Views 8 Comments

The thieves broke into the museum through the roof and used sledgehammers to break a first-floor window.

# amsterdam - Thursday 7 July, 2016

Ireland's Barr and Gregan miss out on final places at European Championships
# Athletics
From The42
# Athletics

Ireland's Barr and Gregan miss out on final places at European Championships

Jul 7th 2016, 4:56 PM 2,510 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Amy Foster and Marcus Lawler progressed to their respective semi-finals in Amsterdam.

# amsterdam - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

A new twice-daily flight from Dublin to Amsterdam has been announced
# KLM
# KLM

A new twice-daily flight from Dublin to Amsterdam has been announced

Jun 21st 2016, 1:14 PM 19,456 Views 47 Comments

And Tourism Ireland is very happy about the news.

# amsterdam - Friday 3 June, 2016

Adele pulled a random fan up on stage, then freaked out once she realised she knows her
# Small World
From The Daily Edge
# Small World

Adele pulled a random fan up on stage, then freaked out once she realised she knows her

Jun 3rd 2016, 8:33 AM 9,534 Views 0 Comments

“OH MY GOD. Oh my god! SHUT UP!”

# amsterdam - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Man arrested due to 'suspicious situation' at Amsterdam airport
# Schiphol
# Schiphol

Man arrested due to 'suspicious situation' at Amsterdam airport

Apr 12th 2016, 10:18 PM 37,305 Views 17 Comments

Part of the building was evacuated.

# amsterdam - Friday 25 March, 2016

Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff
# Icon
From The42
# Icon

Amsterdam ArenA could be renamed after Johan Cruyff

Mar 25th 2016, 10:43 AM 3,674 Views 6 Comments

The Dutch legend tragically passed away on Thursday, leading to a number of suggestions on social media suggesting the Amsterdam ArenA be renamed in his honour.

# amsterdam - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Decapitated head found outside a café in central Amsterdam
# Gang Warfare
# Gang Warfare

Decapitated head found outside a café in central Amsterdam

Mar 9th 2016, 9:55 PM 29,292 Views 30 Comments

It is believed the killing has come as part of gang warfare.

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