India  

Dutch government under pressure after Labour Party leader steps down over welfare benefits scandal

Video Credit: Euronews English - Duration: 01:36s - Published
Dutch government under pressure after Labour Party leader steps down over welfare benefits scandal

Dutch government under pressure after Labour Party leader steps down over welfare benefits scandal

Mark Rutte's government is under pressure to respond to a welfare benefits scandal after Labour Party leader Lodewijk Asscher stepped down.


You Might Like


💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Labour Party (UK) Labour Party (UK) Centre-left political party in the United Kingdom

Starmer criticises the Budget which 'papers over the cracks' [Video]

Starmer criticises the Budget which 'papers over the cracks'

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer told the Commons that Chancellor Rishi Sunak's new Budget was one which "papers over the cracks" with no plan to rebuild the "shattered" economy. Report by Thomasl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:57Published
Boris Johnson claims aid cuts are in line with the priorities of Britons [Video]

Boris Johnson claims aid cuts are in line with the priorities of Britons

Boris Johnson criticised Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer for using his six questions at Prime Minister’s Questions to focus on the humanitarian disaster in Yemen and the UK Government’s decision to cut its support.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:25Published
Labour: Now is not the moment  to be increase taxes [Video]

Labour: Now is not the moment to be increase taxes

Labour’s Nick Thomas-Symonds has rejected calls for the chancellor to increase taxes in Wednesday’s budget. The shadow home secretary said that any tax raises would be done for “political reasons” to avoid doing it close to a general election. Report by Blairm. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 00:54Published
PM and Starmer in first PMQs since roadmap announcement [Video]

PM and Starmer in first PMQs since roadmap announcement

Boris Johnson and Sir Keir Starmer faced each other across the despatch box at PMQs on Wednesday. The Labour leader challenged the prime minister on financial support for people who are required to self-isolate, and argued against tax rises for families and businesses in next week’s Budget. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn

Credit: ODN    Duration: 03:31Published
Sir Keir Starmer urges Government to back British farming [Video]

Sir Keir Starmer urges Government to back British farming

Labour’s history owes as much to the countryside as it does to the city, leader Sir Keir Starmer has told farmers as he promises to bring the party closer to rural communities.The Labour leader addressed the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) and urged the Government to back British farming by encouraging people to buy more British food, addressing problems with the new farm payments scheme and investing in agricultural skills.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:16Published

Lodewijk Asscher Lodewijk Asscher Dutch politician


Mark Rutte Mark Rutte 50th Prime Minister of the Netherlands

Appeals court set to rule on legality of Netherlands coronavirus curfew [Video]

Appeals court set to rule on legality of Netherlands coronavirus curfew

PM Mark Rutte said he expected to win the case against the restrictions brought by civil liberties campaigners

Credit: Euronews English    Duration: 00:55Published
Dutch govt resigns over child subsidies scandal [Video]

Dutch govt resigns over child subsidies scandal

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte announced the resignation of his government on Friday, accepting responsibility for years of mismanagement of childcare subsidies, which wrongfully drove thousands of families to financial ruin. Emer McCarthy reports.

Credit: Reuters - Politics    Duration: 01:32Published

Related videos from verified sources

Restaurants, cafes and bars open in Netherlands as part of anti-lockdown protest [Video]

Restaurants, cafes and bars open in Netherlands as part of anti-lockdown protest

Open-air terraces of restaurants, cafes and bars opened in Breda as seen here on March 2 and across the Netherlands as part of anti-lockdown protests.

Credit: Newsflare STUDIO     Duration: 02:14Published
Doors still open for talks Tomar on Tikait's '40 lakh tractors march' plan [Video]

Doors still open for talks Tomar on Tikait's '40 lakh tractors march' plan

After farmer leader Rakesh Tikait announced the plans for marching to Parliament with 40 lakh tractors in order to intensify pressure on the central government to withdraw the three new farm laws,..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:18Published
Ahead of ADC polls in Tripura BJP ally IPFT announces alliance with TIPRA [Video]

Ahead of ADC polls in Tripura BJP ally IPFT announces alliance with TIPRA

The BJP received a major jolt in Tripura on Friday evening as its ally Indigenous People's Front of Tripura (IPFT) announced an alliance with newly-minted The Indigenous People's Regional Alliance..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 03:10Published