NPO Politiek en Nieuws

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NPO Politiek en Nieuws
NPO Politiek en Nieuws logo.svg
Country Netherlands
Broadcast areaNetherlands
Network NOS
Language(s) Dutch
Picture format 1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Owner NPO
Sister channels NPO 1
NPO 1 Extra
NPO 2 Extra
LaunchedNovember 2006;15 years ago (2006-11)
Former namesPolitiek 24 (2006-2014)
NPO Politiek (2014-2021)
Website NPO Politiek
Streaming media
NPO - Live tv
Ziggo GO (Europe only)

NPO Politiek en Nieuws is a public television channel operated by the public broadcaster NOS, which supplies news and sports to all national public television and radio networks. Programmes come live from The Hague when the parliament is in session. When the parliament was not in session the NPO Politiek en Nieuws channel became NPO Sport , broadcasting sporting events or news and current affairs, supplied by the NOS. On 15 December 2021, NPO Nieuws merged with NPO Politiek to make the present name of this channel. [1] Before 10 March 2014 the channel was called Politiek 24. [2]


Politiek 24 logo used from 2009 until 2014 Politiek 24 logo.svg
Politiek 24 logo used from 2009 until 2014
NPO Politiek logo used from 2014 until 2021 NPO Politiek logo.svg
NPO Politiek logo used from 2014 until 2021

NPO Sport

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Logo of NPO Sport

Especially in the summer months, the channel reported on sporting events which were not fully shown on the open channels of the NPO. These competitions included the World Cup/European Athletics Championships, World Cup/European Swimming Championships, World Equestrian Games, World Championships and Vuelta a España.

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  1. "NPO scherpt extra zenderaanbod aan: drie kanalen met aanvullende programmering" (in Dutch). NPO. 29 November 2021. Retrieved 30 November 2021.
  2. Jarco Kriek (12 February 2014). "NPO vernieuwt digitale themakanalen" (in Dutch). Retrieved 9 October 2015.