Belgian surrealism: Explaining regional measures once again  
In the less than 2 weeks since Belgium implemented strict new coronavirus fighting measures, a lot has certainly changed. Across the ...
Belgian surrealism: Explaining regional measures once again  
In the less than 2 weeks since Belgium implemented strict new coronavirus fighting measures, a lot has certainly changed. Across the country, the ...
‘European solidarity’: Belgium will send Covid-19 patients to Germany
From now on, Belgian hospitals can send coronavirus patients to hospitals in Germany if necessary, Federal Health Minister Frank Vandenbroucke told ...
Nearly all of Europe becomes red travel zone for Belgians
Almost the entire European Union will be considered a red travel zone for Belgians from Friday, following the latest update on the website of the ...
Brexit: Eurotunnel launches Border Pass freight service
Eurotunnel Le Shuttle Fret announced on Thursday the launch of a new service, Eurotunnel Border Pass, for its carrier customers within the framework ...
Belgium’s threat level remains unchanged after knife attack in Nice
The terrorist threat level in Belgium remains unchanged after the knife attack in the French city of Nice on Thursday, according to the Coordinating ...
Belgian hospitals skip to last phase of Covid-19 plan as ICUs fill up
Belgian hospitals are moving into the final phase of a nationwide coronavirus hospital response plan, skipping over one phase as growing wave of ...
Last Belgian military pilot to fly on D-Day passes away aged 99
The last Belgian military pilot to fight in the Belgian squadron of the British Royal Air Force (RAF) has passed away at 99 years old, the Belgian ...
Flemish government has funding for recycling disposable nappies
The Flemish government has set aside €30 million for a variety of environmental projects, including the recycling of disposable nappies, minister ...
Belgium must pay noise compensation to residents around Brussels Airport
The Belgian state must pay damages to residents living around Brussels Airport in compensation for noise nuisance, the court of appeal in Brussels ...
Opinion
Even as the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier stressed the bloc’s willingness to compromise to ...
“We’re all in this together” has been uttered by almost every government around the world within the past 8 ...
We have risked a lot for the sake of freedom. Wars were fought over it, with entire communities decimated, ...
Each year, October 27 is observed by the Kashmiris as a Black Day. On this day, in 1947, the Indian security ...
With states starting their early in-person voting this month and the 2020 Presidential election fast ...
It is quite appropriate to use "half angels and half demons" to describe some church organisations. ...
Few have dared to question the effectiveness, integrity, and necessity of colleges and universities. The ...
President Donald Trump’s chances of reelection do not look good, even after his miraculous bout of corona. ...
For nearly a quarter of a century Patokh Chodiev, a billionaire businessman, has been under scrutiny in ...
For some time, the debate about product denominations has been the subject of a certain amount of ridicule ...
Magazine
No man’s land: Belgium’s Red Light District
Just like everything else in Belgium, prostitution is a complicated topic. With different rules in different parts of the country, and no ...
The cryptocurrency revolution: How Europe could take the lead in the ‘money of the future’
Cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin and Facebook’s digital currency Libra, may herald the future of payment systems, or even how we will ...
How Covid changed Brussels
Remember those sunny days in spring when the roar of cars, the rev of motorbikes and the rumble of planes suddenly stopped; when we opened ...
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 ...
An urban safari in the ugliest city in the world
Standing on the edge of a canal, surrounded by an oppressive wasteland of industrial decline, it’s not particularly hard to see why ...
The drama of Belgian politics: too many principles, too little responsibility
Our society might be better off with politicians who have fewer convictions, less principles and less beliefs. This might seem a bold, ...
The greatest Belgian of all time: How a Belgian missionary in Hawaii became a national hero and saint
He was born as Jozef de Veuster in 1840 in Tremelo, a small village in Flemish Brabant. Better known as Father Damien, he worked as a ...
Adapting to new realities: how governments best can handle the economic disruption of the pandemic
It has been a miserable year so far. Not only has the coronavirus killed hundreds of thousands Europeans, it has also confined the rest of ...