Only “a few minutes”: That is all the time that thieves needed to steal an estimated $50 million worth of diamonds from Brussels Airport in Belgium.
After more than 100 years of rule by female heads of state, the Netherlands is set to have a king on its throne once again.
Queen Beatrix announced during a pre-recorded television speech broadcast tonight that she will abdicate on April 30 and will be succeeded by her son Willem-Alexander. The crown prince will become the first king of The Netherlands in more than 100 years.
After over a month of rumors, Jeroen Dijsselbloem has been officially tapped as the new head of the Eurogroup, putting the Dutch finance minister into prime position to guide Europe’s navigation through the ongoing debt crisis.
Listen to my news report for the American radio program FSRN on the result of the Dutch elections
De Finnen hebben voor een pro-Europese president gekozen. Wie het precies wordt, moet over twee weken blijken bij de tweede ronde, die zal gaan tussen Sauni Niinistö en Pekka Haavisto.