Petitioners say ‘No’ to ex-mayor’s bust at City Hall

Petitioners say ‘No’ to ex-mayor’s bust at City Hall

By Monday, more than 1,500 persons had already signed a petition against the erection of a bust of ex-mayor Yvan Mayeur at Brussels City Hall in keeping with a tradition dating back to 1830.The signatories are urging the capital’s aldermen and city councillors not to approve “this odious expense” because of the Samusocial scandal.

Signs of radicalisation amongst Flanders nursery school children

Signs of radicalisation amongst Flanders nursery school children

A nursery school in Renaix, in West Flanders is concerned about signs of Islamist “radicalisation” spotted by nursery school teachers.

Catalonia attacks: Mayor of Vilvorde confirms presence of Imam in commune

The Imam of the small Spanish village of Rippol, in all likelihood, was involved last week's attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils in Spain.

Roularta half-year results in free fall

Roularta half-year results in free fall

The press group Roularta Media saw its turnover reduce by 7.3% in the course of the first six months of this year, comparatively going from €143 million in the first half of 2016 to €132.6 million in 2017.

Catalan attacks – Seven year old Julian Cadman confirmed dead

Catalan attacks – Seven year old Julian Cadman confirmed dead

Julian Cadman, the seven year old boy who went missing after the Ramblas attack in Barcelona on Thursday evening, has been confirmed dead.

Catalan attacks – 300 people attend a remembrance ceremony for the Belgian victim in Tongres

A remembrance ceremony for Elke Vanbockrijck (44), who died in the Barcelona attacks, was held on Saturday.

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