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Justin Bieber tops MTV Europe Music Awards

Justin Bieber tops the MTV Europe Music Awards. Lady Gaga scoops two gongs, but Beyonce and Adele go home empty-handed.

Justin Bieber tops the MTV Europe Music Awards. Lady Gaga scoops two gongs, but Beyonce and Adele go home empty-handed.

Business

How the EU's Copernicus space programme is starting to pay off

Since Europe's 1998 decision to have its own Earth Observation system it has spent several billion euros putting the Copernicus programme's Sentinel satellites into space. Despite the huge costs the d

Since Europe's 1998 decision to have its own Earth Observation system it has spent several billion euros putting the Copernicus programme's Sentinel satellites into space. Despite the huge costs the d

Sport

Manchester City outfoxed by fellow title contenders Leicester

Leicester City’s fairytale season continued over the weekend as the ‘Foxes’ silenced Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium with a victory that edged them

Leicester City’s fairytale season continued over the weekend as the ‘Foxes’ silenced Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium with a victory that edged them

Business

In Rotterdam everything's gone green

Traditionally Rotterdam is the industrial heart of the Netherlands, but these days the city has branched out into culture, design and tourism. It

Traditionally Rotterdam is the industrial heart of the Netherlands, but these days the city has branched out into culture, design and tourism. It

News

Greenpeace tries to block Russian Arctic oil delivery to Rotterdam

Greenpeace activists have tried to stop the first oil from Russia’s new Arctic drilling platform from reaching port in Rotterdam. Dutch police

Greenpeace activists have tried to stop the first oil from Russia’s new Arctic drilling platform from reaching port in Rotterdam. Dutch police

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Three-tram pileup in Rotterdam injures 33

A three-tram pileup in the southwestern Dutch port city of Rotterdam has left 33 people injured. The accident reportedly occurred when a tram

A three-tram pileup in the southwestern Dutch port city of Rotterdam has left 33 people injured. The accident reportedly occurred when a tram

Culture

Rotterdam, city of festivals

The city of Rotterdam in The Netherlands is Europe’s largest port, strategically located at the mouth of the Rhine and the Maas rivers. Nicknamed

The city of Rotterdam in The Netherlands is Europe’s largest port, strategically located at the mouth of the Rhine and the Maas rivers. Nicknamed