Dutch Police Train Eagles To Take Out Drones Midair
Eagles are known for their keen sight, but soon they'll also be known for taking out rogue drones. Police in the Netherlands are training eagles to safely intercept quadcopters that are flying illegal...
Why are the Dutch the Tallest People on Earth?
The Dutch are the tallest people on the planet these days, but that wasn’t always the case: A couple of centuries ago, they were among the shortest. According to researchers examining decades of data ...
Life imprisonment in the Netherlands
Since the abolition of the death penalty in the Netherlands in 1870, life imprisonment has almost always meant imprisonment until death. Though the prisoner can appeal for pardon, it must be granted b...
Multiculturalism and Islam
The relationship between multiculturalism and Islam is an important aspect in the overall debate on the soundness of the modern doctrine of multiculturalism.
In an article in the Hudson Review, Br...
Dutch Police Train Eagles To Take Out Drones Midair
Eagles are known for their keen sight, but soon they'll also be known for taking out rogue drones. Police in the Netherlands are training eagles to safely intercept quadcopters that are flying illegal...
History of the Jews in the Netherlands
Most history of the Jews in the Netherlands was generated between the end of the 16th century and World War II.The area now known as the Netherlands was once part of the Spanish Empire but in 1581, th...
Why are the Dutch the Tallest People on Earth?
The Dutch are the tallest people on the planet these days, but that wasn’t always the case: A couple of centuries ago, they were among the shortest. According to researchers examining decades of data ...
Terrorism in the Netherlands
The failed, foiled and successfully executed acts of terrorism in the European Union are according to the European Police Office either unspecified, or pertains to religious issues, animal rights, rig...
Terrorism in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
Line of succession to the Dutch throne
Since 1983, the crown of the Netherlands passes according to absolute primogeniture. From 1814 until 1887, a monarch could only be succeeded by his closest female relative if there were no eligible ma...
Line of succession to the Dutch throne - Wikipedia
Schout
In Dutch-speaking areas, a schout was a local official appointed to carry out administrative, law enforcement and prosecutorial tasks. The office was abolished with the introduction of administrative ...
Schout - Wikipedia
Health in the Netherlands
Healthcare in the Netherlands can be divided in several ways: three echelons, in somatic and mental health care and in 'cure' (short term) and 'care' (long term). Home doctors (huisartsen, comparable ...
Health in the Netherlands - Wikipedia
List of rulers of Frisia
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles of Merovingian kings of the Franks, with wh...
Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt
Julius Philip Jacob Adriaan, count van Zuylen van Nijevelt (19 August 1819, in Dommeldange – 1 July 1894, in The Hague) was a Dutch politician.Van Zuylen van Nijevelt served as Prime Minister of...
Julius van Zuylen van Nijevelt - Wikipedia
Cuneus Frisionum
Cuneus Frisionum or Frisiorum cuneus are the names of units of Frisian auxiliaries in the Roman army.Two memorial stones in Housesteads, Hexham, England mention the name. They were engraved by Frisian...
Cuneus Frisionum - Wikipedia
North Frisians
North Frisians are, in the wider sense, the inhabitants of the district of Nordfriesland in Schleswig-Holstein. In a narrower sense they are an ethnic sub-group of the Frisians from North Frisia and o...
North Frisians - Wikipedia
Technische Hochschule
Technische Hochschule (known by its initials TH) is what an Institute of Technology (that is, a university focusing on engineering sciences) used to be called in German-speaking countries, as well as ...
Technische Hochschule - Wikipedia
Cannabis coffee shop
Coffeeshops are establishments in the Netherlands where the sale of cannabis for personal consumption by the public is tolerated by the local authorities.Under the drug policy of the Netherlands, the ...
Cannabis coffee shop - Wikipedia
Jan Remmelink
Professor Jan Remmelink (27 April 1922, Zelhem, Gelderland - 15 May 2003, Groningen) was Attorney General of the High Council of the Netherlands from 1968 to 1989. He headed the Dutch government commi...
Coat of arms of the Kingdom of Holland
When the Emperor Napoleon proposed that his younger brother Louis Napoleon Bonaparte should become the king of a new kingdom, a state that would replace and succeed the age-old Dutch republic, at that...
Coat of arms of the Kingdom of Holland - Wikipedia