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Yesterday | The Olympian

Student fought bureaucrats for Holocaust justice

In this Wednesday April 16, 2014 photo, Charlotte van den Berg poses for a portrait outside the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, rear, in Amsterdam, Netherlands.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, History in the News

Fri Apr 18, 2014

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Dietary intakes of pesticides based on community duplicate diet samples

Melnyk, L., J. Xue, G. Brown, M. McCombs, M. Nishioka, AND L. Michael. Dietary intakes of pesticides based on community duplicate diet samples.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Apopka, FL

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Suppressing NOM access to controlled porous TiO2 particles enhances...

Zakersalehi, A., M. Nadagouda, AND H. Choi. Suppressing NOM access to controlled porous TiO2 particles enhances the decomposition of target water contaminants.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Opinion: Will pews remain full after Easter?

A girl sits amid a sea of tulips at Keukenhof, near Amsterdam, Netherlands, Thursday.


Related Topix: Netherlands, World News, Wedding, Opinion

Daily Mail

From Bestival to Outlook, the top 10 summer music festival around the world revealed

From watching Arcade Fire performing in Spain, to dancing on the beach to Bobby & Steve in Dominican Republic, this year's line-up promises to be the best yet for festivalgoer.


Related Topix: Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel, Netherlands Travel, Amsterdam, Indie, Travel, Netherlands, Europe, World News, Europe Travel, House, Australia, Oceania

Wed Apr 16, 2014

New York Post

The day in photos

Two elephant calves play at an elephant orphanage in Pinnawala, Sri Lanka. The orphanage is home to 83 elephants and a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Germany, North Korea, Netherlands,

Emirates News Agency

TAQA announces partial commercial operations at Bergermeer Gas Storage

WAM THE HAGUE, 16th April, 2014 -- TAQA, the international energy and water company from Abu Dhabi, today announced the start of preliminary commercial operations at its Bergermeer Gas Storage facility in the Netherlands.


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Istanbul on Track to Overtake Frankfurt for Europe's Third-Busiest Airport

Turkish Airlines' expanding routes and increased flight schedule are fueling Ataturk's growth and will likely continue to for several years to come.


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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Independent

Follow the 'cheese trail' across the Netherlands

A dairy-based route highlights some of the country's most picturesque towns and villages - and its most delicious produce Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Cheese, Netherlands, World News, Agriculture, Science, Travel

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Art Daily

Exhibition of new works by Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde opens at Ronchini Gallery

Ronchini Gallery London presents Antipode, an exhibition of new works by Dutch artist Berndnaut Smilde.


Related Topix: Netherlands, Europe, World News, Photography, Arts, Germany,

Sat Apr 12, 2014


Jack White Announces "Lazeretto" World Tour Dates

Former White Stripes member and musician/singer well on his way to Rock Godism has just announced on his website that he will be touring this summer for his Lazaretto tour.


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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Huffington Post

Germany Marijuana Supporters Call On Parliament To Discuss Legalizing Marijuana

On the heels of Uruguay's recent decision to legalize the sale of marijuana , some Germans are arguing for their own high times.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, World News, Germany, Netherlands,


Beautiful Mashrabiya-Like Metal Facade Transforms Metro Station into a Glowing Lantern in Amsterdam

Architecture firm Maccreanor Lavington recently completed Kraaiennest, a major new metro station in Bijlmermeer, an Amsterdam neighborhood famous for its successful urban renewal efforts.


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The Daily Herald

Ceremonial welcome of Zr. Ms. Zeeland to St. Maarten

Members of the Netherlands Royal Marines Detachment, the Vrijwillers Korps St. Maarten , invited guests including Governor Eugene Holiday and a handful of tourists were present at Fort Amsterdam yesterday to welcome the Dutch Navy ship Zr.


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CBC News

Prison crisis, Dutch style: too few prisoners

The Bijlmerbajes prison complex in shown in Amsterdam, Netherlands. As of March of this year, there were just 9,710 prisoners nation-wide, compared with 9,914 guards.


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Thu Apr 10, 2014


Celebrating Easter in the Netherlands: Brunch, Markets, Fires and Festivals

In the Netherlands, Easter is a nationally recognised public holiday celebrated over two days, including the traditional Easter Sunday and the following Monday .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Netherlands, Europe, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Dining, Amsterdam, Netherlands Travel,

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Ecology Global Network

A Quintet of Cloudscapes by Jacob Isaackzs van Ruisdael

Jacob van Ruisdael was one of the most famous landscape painters of 17th-century Holland's Golden Age, and the foremost exponent of the classical phase of Dutch landscape painting.


Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Netherlands, World News,

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Airport Business

Air BP Inaugurates New Fuel Farm At Den Helder Airport In The Netherlands

The fuel farm installed by Air BP represents an investment of around a 1 million and follows Air BP's take-over of fuel operations at the airport in September 2012.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Netherlands, World News,

Mon Apr 07, 2014

SpamExperts and JaguarPC Announce Hosting Partnership to Enhance Email Security for Clients Worldwide

SpamExperts, the leading provider of professional email security products from Amsterdam, and US-based web host JaguarPC, today announced their hosting partnership to accelerate deployment of email security to clients worldwide.


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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

11 Fascinating Things I Never Knew About The History Of Manhattan

Hudson had been fired from the English Muscovy Company for failing to find a Northwest Passage to Asia.


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