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.
The tragic fire in the cathedral Notre-Dame in Paris this week has delivered what has been described as a “wake-up call” for major churches in Belgium, and their preparedness or lack of it should such a catastrophic fire occur.
Only 3% of Flemish people in their twenties and thirties eat enough vegetables every day, according to a survey.
European Heads of State on Tuesday expressed solidarity with France and sadness at the damage done to Notre Dame Cathedral by a fire on Monday night that engulfed it for over seven hours.
Three school friends of Sofie De Ridder, a 12-year-old girl who was killed in an accident with a truck caused by a blind spot in 2016, have developed a new device called called SofAlert to prevent more of these accidents.