Dutch restaurant group suing state over Covid closures, warns industry is on brink of bankruptcy with no end to lockdown in sight

The Netherlands' largest restaurant association has said it will sue the Dutch state in a bid to get the government to drop its ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, due to their devastating impact on the hospitality sector.

Dutch restaurant group suing state over Covid closures, warns industry is on brink of bankruptcy with no end to lockdown in sight
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Dutch restaurant group suing state over Covid closures, warns industry is on brink of bankruptcy with no end to lockdown in sight

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Iran will enrich uranium up to 60% if it wants to, Khamenei warns amid discontent over IAEA deal

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Iranian parliament calls for President Rouhani to be prosecuted over ‘illegal’ agreement with IAEA

Iranian parliament calls for President Rouhani to be prosecuted over ‘illegal’ agreement with IAEA
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Cyber criminals adopted ‘silent stealing’ scams during the Covid-19 pandemic & people working at home are the most likely target

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White supremacy and neo-Nazi movements are a ‘transnational threat’ which grows more dangerous by the day, says UN chief

White supremacy and neo-Nazi movements are a ‘transnational threat’ which grows more dangerous by the day, says UN chief
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Italian ambassador killed in attack on UN peacekeepers in DR Congo

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Beijing urges US to return to Iran nuclear deal after watchdog secures last-minute deal to temporarily extend site inspections

Beijing urges US to return to Iran nuclear deal after watchdog secures last-minute deal to temporarily extend site inspections
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China’s foreign ministry has called on Washington to resolve the Iran nuclear deal deadlock ...

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Tech firms unveil anti-disinformation code in Australia as call for action follows government inquiries

Tech firms unveil anti-disinformation code in Australia as call for action follows government inquiries
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DIGI, a nonprofit industry association that represents tech giants in Australia, including Facebook, Google ...

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‘Stop putting ideology on our children’s plates,’ French minister says after major city removes meat from school lunches

‘Stop putting ideology on our children’s plates,’ French minister says after major city removes meat from school lunches
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Top Chinese official announces reforms that will allow only ‘patriots’ to govern Hong Kong

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US State Dept promises more ‘firm action’ against Myanmar’s military junta after young woman fatally shot at anti-coup protest

US State Dept promises more ‘firm action’ against Myanmar’s military junta after young woman fatally shot at anti-coup protest
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The US has vowed to take more steps against the military junta that seized ...

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‘Ministry of Social Cohesion’? German MPs want to CHANGE CONSTITUTION to grant special protections to minorities

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Iran reaches temporary agreement with UN inspectors, as nuclear deal hangs in the balance

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The UN’s nuclear watchdog has struck a temporary deal with Iran to continue monitoring ...

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Israel shuts down its entire Mediterranean coast as massive oil spill raises health concerns

Israel shuts down its entire Mediterranean coast as massive oil spill raises health concerns
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Israelis should stay away from Mediterranean beaches, authorities warned on Sunday, after volunteers helping ...

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‘Aggressive measures needed’: India discovers 240 new, possibly more infectious Covid-19 strains

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