Heatwave: Yesterday Belgium’s hottest day of the year to date

Heatwave: Yesterday Belgium’s hottest day of the year to date

Recording 32.5 degrees celsius in Uccle, yesterday (Thursday) was, to date, the hottest day of the year. David Dehenauw, the meteorologist at the Royal Meteorological Institute (RMI), confirmed this yesterday.

Introduction of universal compulsory “citizen programme” proposed by cdH

Introduction of universal compulsory “citizen programme” proposed by cdH

The leader of the Humanist Democratic Centre party (cdH), Benoit Lutgen, has suggested today (Friday) that a compulsory “citizen programme” should be put in place for youngsters aged 18 to 35 years. This should be completed within the voluntary sector for a duration of 100 days.

Old skull several centuries old recovered in River Dyle in Leuven

Old skull several centuries old recovered in River Dyle in Leuven

An old skull which dates back several centuries was recovered yesterday afternoon (Thursday) in the River Dyle in Leuven.

Decrease in Walloon students choosing to learn Dutch

Decrease in Walloon students choosing to learn Dutch

The number of Walloon students opting for learning Dutch at school went down by 10% in four years, informed La Dernière Heure Wednesday.

Britain: gang led by Belgian committed driver licence fraud

Britain: gang led by Belgian committed driver licence fraud

A Belgian national aged 45 was sentenced to 15 months in prison in the United Kingdom for leading a criminal gang which committed driver licence fraud.

Earthquake in Italy – Belgian Red Cross seeks donations for aid

Earthquake in Italy – Belgian Red Cross seeks donations for aid

The Belgian Red Cross has decided to support its Italian counterpart by calling for donations to provide aid to victims of the earthquake which destroyed several villages and claimed at least 247 lives Wednesday in central Italy.

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