North Korea says President Obama didn't request the release of US university student Otto Warmbier who died soon after returning home in a coma. Associate Professor Roald Maliankay, ANU Director Korean Institute thinks that there might be some...
For the second in our Dutch winter meals series Chef Geert Elzinga suggests Porkbelly with Dutch Jenever. Enjoy!Method below
Porkbelly glazed with Jenever
Boiled for 1 to 1and a half hours in salted water (1 liter 18g salt)
500ml Jenever or gin
75g brown sugar
1 tsp. grated ginger
Simmer for 15 minutes and str...
For 20 long days in 1977, this infamous hijacking brought the otherwise-peaceful Netherlands to a standstill - and 40 years on, the ethnic minorities involved are still frustrated at not having received recourse from the government.
The Netherlands is well known for its clogs, tulips, and windmills. This small European country however is also known for the polder model, its consensus decision-making approach to just about anything.
But 40 years ago this month, the c...
After a resounding success in Queenland, Queenie van de Zandt will take her new show BLUE, to Melbourne next week but Sydney will not miss out and will be able to see her in August.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h8K7Q7os1aU
A first geneation book written by the 2nd generation. Michelle Grice wrote this book about the immigration story of her mother. It is now available in an Ebook. "The place she used to know". (Interview in English)
We attended the general rehearsal of 'Voices, Cakes and Accordions', 'Zing', the Dutch Choir Melbourne is performing with the Prahran Accordean Band in the German Club Tivoli. A story about singing, beer, swaying with the music, and more beer...
There will a party in Azing Moltmakers Beatles Museum in Alkmaar because Paul McCartney turns 75 years old. On hundreds of copies of the same album, a recorder from Abby Road studio's, and bags of sweet liquorice...