• Belgium’s corona patient goes home
    Philip Soubry, to date the only person in Belgium suspected of being infected by the Covid-19 virus, has been given a clean bill of health ...
    Belgium’s corona patient goes home
    Philip Soubry, to date the only person in Belgium suspected of being infected by the Covid-19 virus, has been given a clean bill of health and ...
    BNB report says transition to zero carbon will show economically as a super “fuel shock”
    The European “Green deal” is a very ambitious challenge that will require majorly adapting the way Belgium produces and consumes energy.  This is ...
    BNB annual report says low tax affects profitability of small universal banks
    Persistent low tax rates are creating an increasing number of challenges for the financial sector and bank’s profitability, especially the small ...
    Belgium is getting warmer and drier, stalagmite shows
    Summers in Belgium have become systematically warmer and winters gradually drier from the 17th century, according to research done by the VUB ...
    Red Bull produced a record 7.5 billion cans last year
    Red Bull distributed 7.5 billion cans throughout the world last year.  That’s 10% more than 2018 and a new record, the Austrian energy drink ...
    Most romantic proposal on the Brussels metro ever
    Passengers on the metro from Stockel were yesterday allowed to attend not only a surprise musical event, but also what has been described as the most ...
    Belgian government formation: ‘We must give a progressive government a chance’
    "It would be irresponsible to go to elections without giving a progressive coalition a chance," Kristof Calvo said in an interview with De Tijd on ...
    Opinion
    "We live in a time where boundaries between opinions and facts disappear and where the findings of science no ...
    The human rights situation in Indian controlled Jammu and Kashmir is self-evidently intolerable for much of ...
    In February, Belgium chairs the United Nations Security Council. As such, it can support the demand for the ...
    Patrice Émery Lumumba, the first democratically elected Prime Minister of the present-day Democratic Republic ...
    As per a universally un-read 541 page withdrawal agreement ratified earlier this week by the EU, the UK will ...
    The European Commission has recently published what is known as the 2019 R&D (research and development) ...
    The U.S. start-up Clearview collects billions of online photos of unknown people and shares them with public ...
    We had been waiting for this for months: the first case of CEO fraud using software to mimic the human voice ...
    For the third year in a row, the famed Mediterranean diet was dubbed the healthiest in the US News and World ...
    “The habit-forming pain, Mismanagement and grief, We must suffer them all again” W.H.Auden, from the ...
    Magazine
    Five questions to philosopher Philippe Van Parijs on the best electoral system
    Belgium’s federal elections were held on 26 May 2019. They have been followed by months of laborious negotiations with ten parties ...
    One life at a time: An immigration policy void spurs network of citizen solidarity in Brussels
    At their request, the names of the asylum seekers and of the hosts have been changed to protect their identities. Since he started ...
    Traces of Resistance: An avenue’s small but significant part of Brussels’ story
    The pavements of Avenue Louise buzz with life. High-end stores, busy restaurants and prominent business offices stand together in a mosaic ...
    Rediscovering the Forgotten and Unknown Belgium
    Best-selling author Derek Blyth takes you to some places you might never have heard about, in a country almost no one knows. The world’s ...
    Slàinte mhath, proost and à votre santé to the Belgian single malt whisky
    The single malt whisky, a well-established high bar in the spirits industry the world over, has long had a strong connection with Scotland. ...
    Derek Blyth’s hidden secrets of Brussels
    Derek Blyth is the author of the bestselling The 500 Hidden Secrets of Brussels. He picks out ten of his favourite hidden secrets in every ...
    Legacies of the colony: The lost children of Congo
    In the run-up to Congo’s independence from its Belgian colonisers in 1960, the Belgian state arranged to bring everything that was Belgian ...
    10 Brussels squares that should be car-free
    Brussels has some of the most beautiful squares in the world. Unfortunately, most are either glorified roundabouts or glamorous car parks. ...