en-rnw The last Dutch Press Review - Friday 29 June 2012 <p><strong>Welcome to the last RNW review of the Dutch dailies. Barack Obama and Italian footballer Mario Balotelli are today&rsquo;s front-page stars. More grisly details emerge about deaths at the hands of a Catholic brother. There&rsquo;s news about the young and beautiful and a fond farewell from the Press Review team.</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brother Andreas Dutch Catholic Church murder scandal Dutch football coaches Dutch Press Review Obanacare English Fri, 29 Jun 2012 08:50:25 +0000 David Doherty 733889 at Dutch Press Review Thursday 28 June 2012 <p><strong>The Dutch national soccer coach resigns after a disastrous Euro 2012 - and bad publicity. A paedophile support group is banned in a surprise legal move, affordable housing deserts rural areas and lottery millions remain unclaimed.</strong></p> <p>[media:factfile]</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bert van Marwijk Dutch football Dutch housing corporations Dutch lottery Dutch Press Review paedophiles club Martijn English Thu, 28 Jun 2012 09:46:57 +0000 Mike Wilcox 732998 at Dutch Press Review Wednesday 27 June 2012 <p><strong>A plan to tackle the euro crisis gives Brussels far more power and the papers don&rsquo;t like it. There&rsquo;s yet more economic gloom despite figures suddenly showing growth and housing corporations are in financial trouble&hellip; but, amid all the misery, there&rsquo;s still the aah factor.</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dutch media Dutch newspapers Dutch Press Review English Wed, 27 Jun 2012 09:47:38 +0000 Mike Wilcox 732093 at Dutch Press Review Tuesday 26 June 2012 <p><strong>In today&rsquo;s papers: an experiment to bring down dental prices has the opposite effect; Joran van der Sloot sends a not so sincere letter of apology to murder victim&rsquo;s parents; Brother Andreas turns out to be a mass murderer; more research can be binned after professor is exposed for massaging figures; and finally Dutch heed Italian SOS - Save Our Smelly cheese. </strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Brother Andreas Catholic Church sex abuse Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Edith Schippers Italian earthquake Joran van der Sloot English Tue, 26 Jun 2012 09:10:03 +0000 Nicola Chadwick 731157 at Dutch Press Review Monday 25 June 2012 <p><strong>Mark Rutte is losing sleep as the Socialist Party smells victory. Young Greeks go Dutch and Bert van Marwijk could learn a thing or two from the Dutch robot football team.</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bert van Marwijk Dutch football Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Emile Roemer Mark Rutte English Mon, 25 Jun 2012 09:40:40 +0000 Nicola Chadwick 730288 at Dutch Press Review Friday 22 June 2012 <p><strong>The financial future looks &ndash; even &ndash; bleaker and there are fears of second-class health insurance. To make matters worse, there&rsquo;s war in the Labour Party... and on the streets of Haelen.</strong>[media:factfile]</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Diederik Samsom Dutch audit office Dutch crime Dutch economy Dutch health insurance Dutch healthcare Dutch Labour Party Dutch Press Review English Fri, 22 Jun 2012 09:45:35 +0000 Mike Wilcox 728085 at Dutch Press Review Thursday 21 June 2012 <p><strong>Are Dutch police normally given to kneeing people in the groin, and how many faces does Prime Minister Mark Rutte have? How can Dutch kids become good citizens, and how can a cyclist who is sent hurtling through a window remain unhurt?</strong>[media:factfile]<strong> </strong></p> <p><strong>Police violence<br /> </strong>Picking up on the furore over a YouTube film clip showing &ldquo;a Rotterdam policewoman kicking a drunken man on Sunday&rdquo;, <em>AD </em>announces that the national ombudsman is launching an immediate &ldquo;major inquiry into police violence&rdquo;.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dutch cycling Dutch education Dutch ombudsman Dutch police violence Dutch policing Dutch politics Dutch Press Review euro crisis English Thu, 21 Jun 2012 09:30:05 +0000 Mike Wilcox 727222 at Press Review Wednesday 20 June 2012 <p><strong>A consignment of weapons for Syria is sent back to Russia, the Netherlands faces up to its past, Labour lobbies against lobbyists, alimony is simplified in a new bill and is anyone taking Hero Brinkman&rsquo;s new party seriously? certainly isn&rsquo;t.</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Democratic Political Turning Point divorce Dutch culture Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Indonesia lobbyists Syria English Wed, 20 Jun 2012 10:31:47 +0000 Nicola Chadwick 726361 at Dutch Press Review Friday 15 June 2012 <p><strong>Abandon all economic hope for the Netherlands, it&rsquo;s all bad news, today&rsquo;s dailies warn. The Lower House has put a stop to filibuster capers from the Freedom Party and the Socialist Party. Dutch football fans can be very bad losers. Dutch-Moluccan bike gang Satudarah makes the Hells Angels look tame. And a mystery German forest boy turns out to be actually Dutch.</strong><br /> [media:factfile]</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> credit crisis Dutch Hells Angels Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Euro 2012 Satudarah English Fri, 15 Jun 2012 08:47:25 +0000 Michael Blass 721936 at Dutch Press Review Thursday 14 June 2012 <p><strong>The papers are wallowing in national soccer disgrace after the Dutch team&rsquo;s Euro 2012 defeat by Germany. Failures in the education system and dangerous party drugs also get a look-in, while a national leader seems to have lost her colour sense.</strong></p> <p>[media:factfile]</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dutch drugs policies Dutch education Dutch exams Dutch Press Review Euro 2012 English Thu, 14 Jun 2012 09:22:26 +0000 Mike Wilcox 721090 at Dutch Press Review Wednesday 13 July 2012 <p><strong>Once again, the Dutch front pages are dominated by football. The national colour, orange, is all over the place. But if the Game is not your thing, there's politics, international news and linguistic goldmining, too.</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arjen Robben Dutch economy Dutch Press Review Euro 2012 English Wed, 13 Jun 2012 10:22:09 +0000 Rob Kievit 720229 at Dutch Press Review Tuesday 12 June 2012 <p><strong>The papers all lead with different stories today, but final plans for a new trade union federation is big news. Muslim extremist violence in Belgium and its fallout in the Netherlands is also covered. And of course, there&rsquo;s football, soccer and more football, with Euro 2012.</strong>[media:factfile]</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dutch football Dutch labour relations Dutch Muslims Dutch Press Review Euro 2012 FNV Integration in Holland English Tue, 12 Jun 2012 09:29:06 +0000 Mike Wilcox 719264 at Dutch Press Review Monday 11 June 2012 <p><strong>In the papers today, there&rsquo;s disappointment in the Holland camp at Euro 2012, understanding for Spain&rsquo;s application for emergency funding, reservations about military medals for a botched hostage operation, a curious political marriage and a fish festival.</strong></p> <p><strong>[media:factfile]Holland fans disappointed by Euro 2012 defeat</strong><br /> Football features on the front page of all the papers today: photos of disappointed fans, the Holland team training in their blue kit, Arjen Robben lying on the pitch and Bert van Marwijk looking disgruntled.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dutch culture Dutch football Dutch herring Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Euro 2012 English Mon, 11 Jun 2012 09:49:45 +0000 Nicola Chadwick 718417 at Dutch Press Review Friday 8 June 2012 <p><strong>Today&rsquo;s papers are full of &lsquo;orange&rsquo;, yes football, but the fever is somewhat subdued. One paper dares to tell the Holland squad why they&rsquo;re not going to win. The Labour Party swings to the left in a battle against the Socialist Party. Healthcare at home &ndash; for the elderly and some skin cancer patients alike. The Dutch speak out against forced marriages, but they can&rsquo;t stop one young couple tying the knot.</strong></p> <p>[media:factfile]<br /> <strong>Why Holland won&rsquo;t win</strong></p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2012 European Football Championships Dutch healthcare Dutch politics Dutch Press Review forced marriages Oranje English Fri, 08 Jun 2012 09:24:34 +0000 Jacqueline Nolan 716326 at Dutch Press Review Thursday 7 June 2012 <p><strong>The Dutch national football team, currently in Poland preparing for Euro 2012, dominates the newspapers again today, but it's a very different story to the usual tale of training and injuries; coach Bert van Marwijk took the squad to Auschwitz and the visit made a deep impression on the players. </strong></p> <p>The papers also cover the Green Left leadership battle, unemployment woes for people over the age of 55, the hidden costs of the commuters&rsquo; tax and EU corruption.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Auschwitz corruption Dutch politics Dutch Press Review Dutch unemployment EUFA Euro2012 Oranje English Thu, 07 Jun 2012 09:00:21 +0000 Jacqueline Carver 715469 at