• China’s air is cleaner since Coronavirus outbreak, new satellite data shows
    The measures against the spread of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), and the shutdown of industrial activity in many Chinese cities have ...
    China’s air is cleaner since Coronavirus outbreak, new satellite data shows
    The measures against the spread of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19), and the shutdown of industrial activity in many Chinese cities have had a ...
    Post-Brexit talks begin next Monday
    The first round of post-Brexit talks between the United Kingdom and the European Union starts on Monday next in Brussels, EU Chief Negotiator Michel ...
    Switzerland confirms first case of coronavirus
    The first case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Switzerland on Tuesday, according to the Federal Office of Public Health. Analyses by the ...
    Coronavirus: Possibly more than 110 Belgians confined in Tenerife hotel
    Belgium’s Foreign Ministry is aware of the 110 Belgians who booked their flights on TUI and are blocked at a hotel in Spain due to a Coronavirus ...
    Antwerp listed in TripAdvisor’s top 20 Emerging travel destinations
    Every year, TripAdvisor collects all the reviews and favourites that tourists and travellers share on its travel platform, and uses the data to ...
    Increased chances of snow in Belgium from Tuesday evening
    From Tuesday evening and all day on Wednesday, the chances of (wet) snow falling in all of Belgium will increase. "Weather models are currently ...
    25% of the Belgian military have not passed their physical test
    For various reasons, a quarter of servicemen did not undergo yearly, military physical tests - obligatory on paper - and run the risk of eventually ...
    Opinion
    At a recent event in the European Parliament, Compassion in World Farming EU joined other organisations in ...
    There’s something rotten about the state of our educational system. Over the past year, several surveys and ...
    Global trade growth has been in a slowdown for a decade. Contributing to the trend is a recent rise in ...
    I would like to convey to the European Union the following message: There are responsible and foresighted ...
    On February 21, 2020, the so-called parliamentary elections will be held in Iran for the 290 seats of the ...
    "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 ...
    Magazine
    The untold stories of Belgium’s female resistance during World War I
    The statue commemorating Gabrielle Petit, the young Belgian woman who spied on the German military during World War I and was executed in ...
    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 ...
    How Artificial Intelligence could transform the European economic and political landscape
    Are superhuman computers set to steal our jobs, take over the world and perhaps even kill off humanity? Such fears are commonplace in ...
    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. ...