Workers over the age of 55 are not too expensive because of their demand for service premiums, according to a study by the European institute Eurofound.
A police officer killed his wife and kids, then shot himself - presumably with his service weapon - after an argument got out of hand on Wednesday night, according to the court of Antwerp.
The police and the public prosecutor in Mons have been searching for a dangerous armed man who plans an attack on police officers or soldiers since 12 April.

Brawl on Brussels tram, three men arrested

Thursday, 18 April 2019 10:40
A fight broke out on a Gare du Nord tram heading towards Eugène Verboekhovenpleinin Schaarbeek on Wednesday night at 8:15 pm, Brussels North police spokesperson Audrey Dereymaeker said.

Sunny Thursday expected throughout Belgium

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 14:04
The sky will be cloudy on Wednesday afternoon with slight rains or drizzles, according to the Royal Meteorological Institute.
Greenpeace must stop using images of Maya the Bee without Studio 100's authorisation, otherwise risking financial penalties of up to a million euros, L'Echo reported on Wednesday.
The public prosecutor's office in the province of Limburg has set up a tip-off platform to combat drug laboratory locations in the area.

Measles on the rise in Brussels

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 13:26
69 measles infections were recorded in Brussels during the first months of 2019, according to figures from the Join Community Commission (GGC).
Three nuns living in a convent in Halle in Flemish Brabant are defying an order from the Vatican to close the convent and move elsewhere.
Old, polluting vehicles will not be allowed to enter Ghent's inner city anymore, starting from 1 January 2020.