"Rising global uncertainty and a widening U.S. yield differential with other economies provide support, but an elevated valuation may constrain further gains"Richard Turnill
global chief investment strategist with BlackRock, wrote in a research note.
"The EPP did not choose wisely. When the votes were counted, Weber had won an overwhelming victory. The EPP rejected the candidate of European democratic values in favor of the long-time autocrat appeaser."R. Daniel Kelemen
Professor of Political Science and Law, and Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Politics, Rutgers University, USA
"Trump’s strategy flopped in House races. House elections were held everywhere, and his red state rallies only alienated voters in affluent suburbs. It's likely to fail again in 2020."Bill Schneider
Professor at the Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University
"Without [indoor farming] we are not going meet the demands and needs for nutrient-rich food around the world"Matt Barnard
"As acting attorney general, Whitaker supplants Rosenstein as Mueller’s immediate supervisor (unless, like Sessions, he must also recuse from the matter). As such, he inherits the authority, among other things, to control the scope of Mueller’s investigation."Steve Vladeck
Professor of law at the University of Texas School of Law
"Turns out the people best equipped to cover a political environment lead by a reality-show star are people who have at least one foot rooted in show business themselves."Ani Bundel
"The expected “thumping” and “shellacking” — terms deployed respectively by George W. Bush and Barack Obama to describe their party’s major midterm defeats — didn’t materialize."Keith Koffler
Editor of White House Dossier and author of “Bannon: Always the Rebel.”
"Congressional Democrats will be under pressure from their own base to show some immediate results. Luckily for them, there is no shortage of low-hanging fruit to choose from. For some of the Trump administration’s most controversial Cabinet members, this will likely mean a new level of scrutiny and direct confrontation that they have not yet faced."Kurt Bardella
Political commentator and former spokesperson
People who consider themselves pastafarian may not wear a colander on their head for their passport picture ruled the highest administrative court of the Netherlands.
On the fourth anniversary of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine, the families of victims are still seeking justice for their loved ones
The Upper House of parliament approved the law on Tuesday to ban covering the face in government buildings, schools and hospitals
Police arrest driver of delivery vehicle.
Colachos, baseball fans, and Dutch PM among best No Comments of the week
Dutch queen’s sister found dead in Buenos Aires apartment.
In the innovative 'Plan Einstein' scheme, asylum seekers and young Dutch people live together, learn together and work together
Close bonds have developed between refugees and local people taking part in the innovative 'Plan Einstein' programme in the Dutch city of Utrecht
Anne Frank hid some rude jokes from her family, now they have been revealed to the world.
Dutch fishing companies fear EU divorce will force them out of lucrative English waters
An expat in Amsterdam says he was left so ashamed by English football hooligans he went to great lengths to put things right.
The man was carried out of parliament on a stretcher before receiving medical treatment.
Welcome to one of the strangest and most complex border situations in the world.
The currency bloc's reform faces complications, as the new German government needs time to settle in and resistance is building among northern countries.
Children and adults in the Netherlands have been using ice skates and modified skateboards to glide over frozen waterways.
The "world's first" plastic-free supermarket opened in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on Wednesday.
Where are you more likely to work 50-hour weeks, and in which countries will you have more time to relax and have fun? New rankings reveal which European countries are best — and worst — for work and play.
The Amsterdam court agreed to refer their case about exactly what defines EU citizenship to the European Court of Justice.
The new rules intend to restrict the number of tourists in the city's old parts.
The city of Milan is appealing against the decision to move the European Medicines Agency to Amsterdam from its home in London.
The agency must leave its current base before the UK leaves the EU in March 2019.