King Willem-Alexander keeps a Golden Coach with a colonial past in his stable

The exhibition about the Golden Coach of the Dutch royal family in Amsterdam ends at the end of February. The Dutch King Willem-Alexander says in a video message that the controversial Golden Coach will not be used again for the time being after the exhibition. ‘The Netherlands is not yet ready for that,’ it sounds. […]

Twitter suspends account of well-known Dutch corona skeptic Willem Engel

Willem Engel — © Olivier Matthys Two Twitter accounts of Willem Engel, the leader of the Dutch action group Viruswaarheid, have been suspended. The tweets on the accounts are no longer visible to users of the medium. Only Twitter can suspend an account. It concerns the account of his dance school @dancalegria and the account […]

Back from never being gone: Rutte IV has taken oath

The new Dutch cabinet led by Prime Minister Mark Rutte has taken the oath. As tradition dictates, the members of the government had their picture taken with King Willem-Alexander. It is the fourth government headed by Mark Rutte. The fourth cabinet of Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte is a fact. At around 11.15 am, all […]

Frans Bauer’s wife hit by cerebral infarction

Mariska and Frans Bauer with their four children. Mariska Bauer, the wife of the Dutch singer Frans Bauer, has suffered a stroke. “Unfortunately, the year has not started well for us as a family. Our Mariska suffered a stroke this week and we are very shocked.” Frans Bauer (48) writes this on Instagram with a […]

The Netherlands with nearly 35,000 infected

Authorities in the Netherlands said for nearly 35,000 new coronavirus infections in the Netherlands as of Friday morning. That’s more than 10,000 more than the previous record set just a day earlier. All data missing from Thursday’s reports due to technical errors are also included, reported. An average of 63,281 tests were completed each […]