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The mark of history: Amsterdam's tattoo museum opens its doors

Soldiers and sailors, prisoners and whalers – some of history’s more obscure figures are being celebrated at Amsterdam’s latest tourist attraction.

2700 jobs to go at ING despite €1.7 billion quarterly profits

Banking giant ING has blamed continuing economic uncertainty for its decision to shed nearly 3000 jobs.

Arrests in US as investigation into Amsterdam paedophile network continues

At least three men have been arrested in the United States in connection with an international paedophile ring that targeted children at Amsterdam nurseries.

Gay teacher wins case against church school

A teacher who was threatened with the sack for being gay has won his case against a church school.

Politicians demand end to red-light district promotion

Politicians in Amsterdam want to see an end to the city’s famous red light district being promoted as a tourist destination.

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