News headlines for September 6, 2011

Level with me: Can an artificial mountain give the Dutch economy a rise?

Think of the Netherlands and you probably imagine windmills, endless fields of bright red tulips and cyclists pedalling over dykes.

Top civil servant accused of raping teenagers

Two men have claimed that the permanent under-secretary in the Ministry of Justice assaulted them in a hotel room while they were aged 12 and 16.

Opposition searches for cracks in coalition as MPs return from holiday

As the Dutch Parliament returns from its summer break, the biggest surprise for many is that the coalition government appears rock solid a year after taking office.

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