Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 10)

Netherlands Travel Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Netherlands Travel. (Page 10)

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  1. Populist Geert Wilders praises Donald Trump's travel bansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders clashed in the Dutch Parliament Tuesday with the foreign minister over U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban for people from seven Muslim nations. Wilders - seen by many as a Dutch equivalent of Trump - paid tribute to the new U.S. leader, saying, "Finally America has a president, finally a country in the West has a president, who not only lives up to his promises but who says 'the freedom of my citizens is more important than anything.'

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  2. In this Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 file photo, Dutch populist anti-Islam ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | CTV

    Anti-Islam lawmaker Geert Wilders clashed in the Dutch Parliament Tuesday with the foreign minister over U.S. President Donald Trump's travel ban for people from seven Muslim nations. Wilders -- seen by many as a Dutch equivalent of Trump -- paid tribute to the new U.S. leader, saying, "Finally America has a president, finally a country in the West has a president, who not only lives up to his promises but who says 'the freedom of my citizens is more important than anything."

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  3. Elon Musk's hyperloop competition brings new mass-transit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Elon Musk, right, talks with engineer Steve Davis while watching video boards showing inside the Hyperloop tube. The first Hyperloop pod competition took place along side SpaceX Sunday, January 29, 2017, Hawthorne, CA.

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  4. Stars in the halo of the Milky Way travel often in groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    The Milky Way disk is embedded in a roundish halo of stars. The stars are from a computer simulation of the remains from a merger with a small galaxy.

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  5. Dordrecht, quirkiest town in HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Dordrecht is one of those places where a rich and fascinating history embraces you, but doesn't dictate the visit. Dordrecht, quirkiest town in Holland Dordrecht is one of those places where a rich and fascinating history embraces you, but doesn't dictate the visit.

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  6. Elon Musk reveals winners in Hyperloop pod contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Elon Musk's dream for a high speed travel system that uses pneumatic tubes has taken a major step towards reality. Three teams of students have tested their half scale pod designs in a specially built 1km long SpaceX test track - with Delft University taking first prize over MIT and WARR.

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  7. A Prosperous Dutch Village Hopes For A Right-Wing 'Bit Of Revolution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WGBH

    If you book a tour of old-fashioned Holland, the guide may take you to Volendam. It's a picturesque village north of Amsterdam, with cobblestone streets, tulips and a little old lady selling the local delicacy, smoked eels, from a kiosk at the end of the pier.

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  8. Chicago Transit Needs an Upgrade: Five Universal Features of European City TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Streets Blog Chicago

    During the three weeks I recently spent vacationing in northern and eastern Europe, I got to ride many of the world's best transit systems. I started my trip in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's most populous state, where 18 million people live.

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  9. A Prosperous Dutch Village Hopes For A Right-Wing 'Bit Of Revolution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | National Public Radio

    The village of Volendam, north of Amsterdam, enjoys almost full employment. It overwhelmingly supports the far-right, anti-immigrant politician Geert Wilders, leader of the Dutch Freedom Party.

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  10. 'Religious buildings are deeply political'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    At a session tomorrow evening, a visiting professor from The Netherlands uses a mosque in Amsterdam to explain how a religious building can be the centre of politics, debate and dialogue How do we read the politics of religious buildings in cities? Taking off from this simple question, Dr Markha Valenta will look at the tensions and difficulties of building a mosque in Amsterdam. This becomes a way of looking closely into the most local of urban political and economic relations, and of opening the discussion to larger issues.

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  11. Jens Toornstra: Scored for FeyenoordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2017 | Sporting Life

    Jens Toornstra's first-half header was enough to clinch Eredivisie leaders Feyenoord a 1-0 home win against Willem II and extend their advantage at the top. Midfielder Toornstra headed home Eljero Elia's 32nd-minute cross for his seventh goal of the season as Feyenoord opened up an eight-point gap between themselves and second-placed Ajax, who play at Utrecht on Sunday.

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  12. Feature: Ping Pong contest held in Netherlands to welcome giant pandasRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Some 60 table tennis players contested here on Saturday in a Panda Cup tournament launched to welcome two giant pandas who will soon arrive in the Low Lands. Ping Pang fans in various ages from public institutions, enterprises, research institutes, embassies and international organizations took part in the event organized by the Chinese Embassy in the Netherlands.

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  13. Wally Meets: New Hull boss Marco Silva still believes in miracles despite Tigers' strugglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    Culture club Hull City went shopping for their new manager in chic continental boutiques and came up with Marco Silva. And if the urbane Portugese coach ventures into the UK City of Culture 2017, it's not all eeh bah glum.

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  14. N.S. sculptor honours Mona ParsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    When we face the memorials of our war heroes, we stand before soldiers standing brave with guns, poised to fight or looking down with bowed heads praying for those who paid the ultimate sacrifice. Annapolis Valley sculptor Nistal Prem de Boer, who makes his home in Canada Creek, Kings County, recalls the stories of those who put up a different type of resistance, such as Wolfville's Mona Parsons.

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  15. From sun-kissed bays to shell-covered coves, National Geographic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Mirror.co.uk

    You have to swim through an opening pretty much invisible from the sea to reach Playa del Amor - aka 'Love Beach' and pictured above - which is encased by a natural rock ring formation. At this geologic wonder, huge arches resembling flying buttresses of Gothic cathedrals have been carved into the rocks by waves crashing into the Galican coast.

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  16. Cisco helps accelerate digitization in the NetherlandsRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 19 January, 2017 - Cisco has launched a targeted investment program called Digital Acceleration Netherlands , aimed at helping to boost the digitization of the Dutch economy and society.

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  17. Video: Glasgow doctor reveals why he has taken on the city's fight against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Evening Times

    American scientist Dr Seth Coffelt has taken up a post at the Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute to help find a cure for breast cancer. The father-of-three has relocated his young family to Glasgow where he aims to continue his research into how the body's immune system can help breast cancer to spread.

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  18. First baby born using 3-parent technique to treat infertilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | New Scientist

    The girl was born on 5 January in a fertility clinic in Kiev, Ukraine. "With the help of this method, a 34-year-old woman who had suffered from infertility for more than 15 years gave birth to a healthy baby that's genetically her own," said a statement from the Nadiya clinic.

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  19. Glasgow doctor reveals why he has taken on the city's fight against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Evening Times

    American scientist Dr Seth Coffelt has taken up a post at the Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute to help find a cure for breast cancer. The father-of-three has relocated his young family to Glasgow where he aims to continue his research into how the body's immune system can help breast cancer to spread.

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  20. Personal Connection is Paramount for Booking.com's 2016 Guest Review AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Hotel Online

    Apartments and other vacation rental properties lead the perfect-10 pack as 70% of travellers say they have the best time when they can make themselves at home* AMSTERDAM 17 JANUARY 2017 Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, is honouring its accommodation partners that consistently deliver great guest experiences with a 2016 Guest Review Award. Based on over 110 million reviews, this year 355,535 properties in 205 countries and territories are being recognised with Italy , the United States , France , Germany , Spain , the UK , Austria , Greece , Croatia , and Poland taking home the most awards.

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