Defence spending to be stepped up, more tanks and F-35 jetsMinisters have pledged to set aside more money for the defence ministry in line with Nato agreements and that means...

Man turns himself in to police for growing marijuana, is found guiltyA man who turned himself into the police for possessing five marijuana plants has been found guilty of illegally cultivating...

Ranomi Kromowidjojo picks up second world championships goldDutch swimmer Ramoni Kromowidjojo picked up her second gold medal of the world swimming championships in China on Friday, winning...

Hairdresser wins worst slogan of the year competitionThe prize for the worst, and deeply sexist, slogan of 2018 has been awarded to hipster men's hairdressing salon Rogier...

Man, three women arrested in nude photo blackmail scamOne man and three women have been arrested for blackmailing at least 10 young women by threatening to place nude...

Dutch secondary school system too rigid, leads to segregationThe Dutch education council is recommending that first year secondary school pupils should be taught in mixed ability classes so...

Supermarkets say no farmed duck for Christmas in 2019Supermarkets Albert Heijn, Aldi and Lidl are banning the sale of industrial barn-raised ducks from next year in the wake...

The Correspondent reaches its US crowdfunding targetDutch online journalism website De Correspondent has raised $2.5m via crowdfunding to launch a version of their platform in the...

Nearly three-quarters of Dutch women still work part timeDutch women are working slightly more hours a week, particularly after the birth of children but are still European champions...

Economists see growth slowdown as labour shortage starts to biteThe shortage of labour in the Netherlands will have an impact on economic growth next year, according to a new...