• €1.2 billion needed to renovate Wallonia-Brussels schools
    More than a billion euros would be necessary to upgrade the French Community’s school buildings and catch up on two decades of chronic ...
    €1.2 billion needed to renovate Wallonia-Brussels schools
    More than a billion euros would be necessary to upgrade the French Community’s school buildings and catch up on two decades of chronic ...
    Brussels-Vienna night train increases frequency from late 2020
    The success encountered by the sleeper train connecting Brussels to the Austrian capital has prompted the line's operator to announce increased ...
    Femicide ‘kills more people than terrorism,’ says Women’s council
    In less than three years, 102 women were killed in Belgium. The Vrouwenraad (Women's council) — Flemish counterpart of Belgium’s Council of ...
    Aalst Carnival: Onions dumped in rival city rekindle centuries-old ‘feud’
    The police of the city of Dendermonde has posted images on social media showing people affiliated with Aalst Carnival leaving onions behind at two ...
    Woman kicked out of Aalst café for breastfeeding baby
    A woman in Aalst took to social media to call out the managers of a café who removed her from their establishment for attempting to breastfeed her ...
    Red Cross wants volunteers to visit lonely pensioners in Brussels
    The Red Cross is actively looking for volunteers to visit lonely pensioners in Brussels, as well as people who are willing to chaperone prisoner’s ...
    Diesel prices to increase from 17 February
    Refuelling with diesel will be a bit more expensive from Tuesday, according to an announcement by the Federal Public Service Economy. The maximum ...
    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. ...