Netherlands real-time news

Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima cut short holiday to Greece after huge public backlash (source — 18/10/2020 18:53:40

The royal couple returned to the Netherlands on Saturday after they faced criticism for jetting off while people were being urged to stay at home due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Dutch king cuts short vacation in Greece after criticism (source — 18/10/2020 12:44:27

The Netherlands' King Willem-Alexander and his wife cut short a vacation to Greece on Friday after coming under criticism for traveling during the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus live news: UK government adviser supports 'circuit breaker' lockdown; Iran deaths exceed 30,000 (source — 17/10/2020 14:16:33

Angela Merkel asks Germans to stay home; Poland and Malaysia report record rise in cases; Austrian foreign minister tests positivePolice disperse drinkers protesting against tier 2 rules in LondonGrea...

Brits can only visit FOUR countries without restrictions or quarantine (source — 15/10/2020 16:00:00

THERE are just four countries left open to Brits where there are no travel restrictions or quarantines. Many destinations now require a two-week quarantine, either on arrival or returning to the UK, o...

Coronavirus: Dutch drinkers party before new Covid rules kick in (source — 15/10/2020 14:32:15

Hospitality industry put under stricter coronavirus rules in the Netherlands.

Covid-19: Dutch woman, 89, first to die from coronavirus reinfection (source — 14/10/2020 21:17:21

An elderly woman in the Netherlands has become the first known person to die of coronavirus reinfection, 59 days after her first Covid-19 episode.

Coronavirus live news: restrictions tighten in Europe; antibody treatment trial paused (source — 14/10/2020 02:33:16

Netherlands and Russia report record daily cases; Eli Lilly says safety issue has suspended trials of LY-CoV555 drug; Emmanuel Macron set to announce new lockdown measures in France. Follow updates li...

Coronavirus live news: restrictions tighten across Europe; global cases near 38m (source — 14/10/2020 01:31:17

Netherlands and Russia report record daily cases; UK deaths highest since June; Emmanuel Macron set to announce new lockdown measures in France. Follow updates liveGlobal report: Russia reels from rec...

Coronavirus live news: Dutch bars and restaurants to close; Russia reports record daily cases and deaths (source — 13/10/2020 20:30:12

Netherlands announces new slew of measures to curb infection spread; Johnson & Johnson confirms pause in vaccine trialGlobal report: Russia reels from record rise in Covid infectionsCristiano Rona...

Coronavirus live news: Russia reports record daily cases and deaths; Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive (source — 13/10/2020 17:50:07

Russia sees 13,868 cases and 244 deaths in 24 hours; Netherlands to announce new measures Johnson & Johnson confirms pause in vaccine trialWhite House doctor says US President has tested negative ...

Helpful information

How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
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Coronavirus symptoms
Common symptoms:
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In more severe cases:
  • Pneumonia
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  • Kidney failure
  • Death