• Shared mobility must complement, not replace public transport, think-tank warns
    In order to reduce congestion, pollution and CO2 emissions, shared mobility must complement and not be a substitute for public transport, ...
    Shared mobility must complement, not replace public transport, think-tank warns
    In order to reduce congestion, pollution and CO2 emissions, shared mobility must complement and not be a substitute for public transport, according ...
    Blind spot detector for bicycles and trucks trialed in Brussels
    The "SofAlert" system, which alerts cyclists and truck drivers via an audible warning of a risk of blind spots, will be tested over the next four ...
    Three hundred tourists blocked near Everest due to bad weather
    About 300 tourists have been stranded for five days in a small Nepalese town around Everest due to poor weather conditions, local officials said ...
    Manneken Pis dressed in new costume to celebrate Schaerbeek
    Brussels icon Manneken Pis was dressed in a new costume dedicated to the municipality of Schaerbeek on Tuesday afternoon.The icon's costume ...
    Suburban mobility hubs could ease traffic congestion in Belgium: study
    Building "mobility hubs" just outside of urban areas could ease traffic congestion on Belgian roads and improve overall mobility, a new study by a ...
    Car on fire on Rue Belliard, fire brigade on scene
    A car caught fire at 80 Rue Belliard in Brussels early on Tuesday evening.The fire brigade received a call informing them that a car was on fire ...
    Hybrid cars in Belgium now number over 100,000
    As of 1 August 2019 there were over 100,000 hybrid cars - models which use two or more distinct types of power - in Belgium, according to new ...
    Opinion
    At the recent Jackson Hole economic symposium, the Bank of England's governor Mark Carney voiced his ...
    As I walk from Gent-Sint-Pieters station to my apartment in the centre of the city, I am presented with the ...
    As protests in Hong Kong show no signs of dying down, maintaining the status quo in the hope that the ...
    From an American perspective, the EU’s attitude towards the UK is a sad commentary on the state of government ...
    The nine-to-five work schedule isn’t for everyone, and neither is working in a cubicle all day every day. ...
    Self-loathing is a problem, not a trend. Anorexia is an illness, not a life choice. Bulimia is a tragedy, not ...
     When I first moved to the Rupelstreek, a cute but anonymous agglomeration of towns south of ...
    For the people who were involved in the Allied advance on Brussels on Sunday 3 September 1944, it would be ...
    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has vehemently rejected suggestions that Washington’s extradition request ...
    Although China seems to be the main target of the U.S. trade war, from the perspective of the global ...
    Magazine
    Raised in limbo: The unmoored lives of Belgium’s Islamic State children
    In a derelict camp in northern Syria, Belgian children are growing up in a lawless land.Their short lives have been defined by the ...
    Benefits, risks and human nature: managing the Artificial Intelligence revolution
    It was a medical scoop for the Benelux countries. Anaesthetists at the UZ Brussels hospital made use of new artificial intelligence (AI) ...
    The Year of Silence: Belgium’s darkest moments during WWII
    Historian Herman Van Goethem, rector of Antwerp University and a former director of Kazerne Dossin, the Holocaust and Human Rights Museum ...
    Five questions to philosopher Philippe Van Parijs on Belgium’s post-electoral deadlock
    Belgium’s federal elections were held on 26 May, the same day as the European and regional elections. Most spectacular was the leap forward ...
    25 years after the genocide in Rwanda many questions still remain unanswered
    This year marks a quarter century since the genocide in Rwanda but it still remains unclear who some of the main culprits were that ...
    Power plays, personal ambitions and hard feelings: The consequences of a no-deal Brexit crash out
    Thursday 31 October is set to be a big day for the European Union. It is the last day of Jean-Claude Juncker’s tenure as president of the ...
    Condemned and abandoned: The Belgian ghost town which refuses to disappear
    The village of Doel ‒ situated on the Scheldt River in Flanders ‒ was meant to be destroyed in favour of progress. That didn't happen. ...
    Freedom and captivity in Antarctica: interview with Belgian polar explorer Alain Hubert
    A polar explorer and climate change researcher, Alain Hubert divides his time between Antarctica and his native Belgium. In 2002, he ...