Deaths and injuries in fireworks show in Rotterdam

ROTTERDAM – Bij een ongeluk tijdens een vuurwerkshow zijn vanavond in het centrum van Rotterdam zeker vijf mensen om het leven gekomen. Vuurpijlen vlogen het publiek in. Ook raakten tientallen mensen gewond...

"It's snowing Teflon’ Dupont Dordrecht

DuPont are in Dordrecht on 11 februari 1986 hundreds of kilos of Teflon powder dispersed, after an emergency. The powder enters a residential area.

Dane opens airport Zestienhoven weeks premature

Rotterdam - Completely unplanned inaugurated this evening the new airport Zestienhoven in Rotterdam. It takes four weeks before the official opening, but it kept a Danish pilot of a ...

Ninety arrests at praatpeal in Gouda

GOUDA - this afternoon ninety people detained at the national Sinterklaasintocht in Gouda. It involves participants of protest action against Zwarte Piet. They were demonstrating outside the places ...

For millions stolen from Kunsthal

ROTTERDAM - seven works tonight stolen from Rotterdam's Kunsthal. These are works of famous painters such as Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, Claude Monet en Paul Gauguin, possibly ...

Rotterdam elections: ‘Too close to call’

ROTTERDAM - The Rotterdam municipal elections ended in a climax. Not only at the end of election night is still not clear who is the largest party in Rotterdam ...