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It’s called New Amsterdam

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UK city set for hen and stag party explosion this weekend ‘busier than Amsterdam’

British brides-to-be are set to descend on the city in unprecedented numbers this summer, research has shown. They are set to enjoy its luxury hotels and famous spas, luring in numbers that will make it one of the busiest locations in Europe. Stags will also be out in force, however, Bath has always been more appealing to […]

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UK

Princess Catharina-Amalia to enrol on £3,760 per year course at University of Amsterdam

The Dutch Royal Family announced Princess Catharina-Amalia, 18, will study politics, psychology, law and economics at the University of Amsterdam in a statement on Monday. The statement said: “Her Royal Highness the Princess of Orange will start the upcoming academic year at the University of Amsterdam with the bachelor’s degree in Politics, Psychology, Law and […]

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US

Sovereign Nature Initiative (SNI) Announces Experimental Zone #1, a Web3 For Nature Summit, in Amsterdam

AMSTERDAM, May 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — As the climate crisis rages, the Sovereign Nature Initiative calls for everyday citizens, ecologists, artists, and technologists of the world to attend an innovative, in-real-life gathering in Amsterdam on May 21, 2022 to explore the possibility of a fundamental shift in the relationship between humans and nature. Experimental […]

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Sports

Erik ten Hag ‘cuts Ajax celebrations short’ for Man Utd transfer meeting in Amsterdam

Incoming Manchester United manager Erik ten Hag has wasted no time in commencing preparations for his summer arrival. Ten Hag has held a recruitment meeting with United in Amsterdam the day after guiding Ajax to their third Dutch Eredivisie title of his tenure. ESPN report the Dutchman is trying to get a head start with […]

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UK

EasyJet emergency: Flight from Amsterdam to Faro squawks ‘7700’ in mid-air incident

The flight, which left Amsterdam at 7.14am, is due to land in Faro at 9.05am. The 7700 code indicates a “general emergency”. It typically means an engineering issue with the aircraft. It is not yet known why the 7700 signal was transmitted. Just yesterday, a Jet2 flight from Palma de Mallorca to Edinburgh issued the […]

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Technology

Crime blotter: Amsterdam mayor honors survivors of Apple Store hostage standoff | AppleInsider

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. In the latest Apple Crime Blotter, Rudy Giuliani unlocks phones for prosecutors, iCloud evidence catches man who threatened Congresswoman, and multiple iPhone thefts from Walmart. The […]

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Science

Flower power: Dutch horticultural expo opens near Amsterdam

ALMERE, Netherlands — Tulips herald the advent of spring — and the Dutch believe they can also highlight ways to fight climate change. Thousands of tulips are in bloom this week to welcome visitors to the opening of the once-in-a-decade Dutch horticultural exhibition called Floriade, which seeks to showcase horticultural innovations that can make urban […]

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US

Amsterdam To Host Europe’s First Metaverse Festival, MET AMS

New metaverse festival MET AMS is the first of its kind and combines a substantive conference for professionals with a range of cultural side events and evening entertainment for a diverse audience. During the four-day conference, professionals from the marketing, tech and crypto industry, as well as artists, musicians and fashion designers from the art […]

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Sports

Netherlands hold Germany in Amsterdam – international friendly round-up

Steven Bergwijn scored his third goal in two matches as Holland fought back to earn a 1-1 draw against Germany after Thomas Muller’s opener in Amsterdam. Muller capped a dominant first-half display for the visitors in the Amsterdam ArenA when he fired into the roof of the net on the stroke of half-time after Jamal […]