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Dutch AIVD Information Prevents al-Qaeda Attack

April 16 2013   Dutch security service AIVD has said in a briefing to MPs that it passed information on to foreign security services which helped...

Dutch Opposition Questions Degrees Granted by New Universities

Dutch opposition party SP has asked the government to prevent training institutions from implying that they grant university degrees. Seven institutions of the Hague...

Niqab ban extended to colleges

Dutch Education Minister Ronald Plasterk confirmed extending a proposed ban on the face veil – also known as the niqab – from schools and...

Muslims should not take the Quran literally

Education, Culture, and Emancipation Minister Ronald Plasterk is hoping that Muslims would take a similar view to that of many Dutch Christians, in that...