• Belgian schoolchildren unharmed after highway chain collision crash
    A group of Belgian schoolchildren escaped injury after the bus they were travelling on was involved in a chain collision crash during a ...
    Belgian schoolchildren unharmed after highway chain collision crash
    A group of Belgian schoolchildren escaped injury after the bus they were travelling on was involved in a chain collision crash during a school trip ...
    Police water heavily “charged” with lead
    An agreement was reached on Wednesday between unions and federal police management after seven police officers (men and women) formally notified ...
    Twice as many hate messages during election period, says Unia
    The anti-discrimination agency Unia received 740 complaints of hate messages in the first six months of this year, double the 369 received in the ...
    Far-right party wants to let pregnant women park in handicapped spots
    The far-right Vlaams Belang (VB) party is seeking to allow late-term pregnant women to park in handicapped spaces after it introduced a bill to the ...
    Fan zone created for Belgian women’s football home games
    A fan area around the Den Dreef Stadium in Leuven will be set up for the Red Flames’ four home games for the women’s Euro 2021, the Belgian Football ...
    Minimum wage for working prisoners raised by government
    Working prisoners will receive a higher minimum wage as of next year. They will earn at least €0.75 per hour, even if guards on strike prevent them ...
    Parents up in arms over back to school costs
    With the return of the nation’s children to school only two weekends away, parents have been complaining about the charges demanded by schools for ...
    Opinion
    As 16-year old Bob Salat sweats through revision work in preparation for his Kenya Certificate of Secondary ...
    When you take tram number 7 south towards Vanderkinderen from Louis Bertrand, you will pass the houses of ...
    China has achieved tremendous economic success in the past few decades, but its extensive growth relied ...
    The two of us were sitting rather awkwardly on small, uncomfortable, metal, foldable chairs. The location ...
    The EU finds itself at a critical strategic juncture point about how to address the integration of Balkan ...
    In the past two months, social unrest caused by the now shelved extradition bill has become a fact of ...
    Last Friday, 17 Goldman Sachs bankers were hit with fresh criminal charges in the titanic 1MDB scandal, ...
    The consortium behind the contentious Nord Stream 2 pipeline has announced that the 510-kilometre long ...
    The U.S.-China trade war has recently become markedly complicated. Previous U.S.-China trade disputes were ...
    "The object of terrorism is terrorism. The object of oppression is oppression. The object of torture is ...
    Magazine
    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 ...
    Profit, Consumption and Value Chains: Following the trail of Brussels’ food waste
    It’s 7 p.m. at La Bascule. I park my bike behind a car in front of one of Brussels’ most prestigious bakeries. I introduce myself to one of ...
    How a street art start-up is helping to brighten up Brussels’ bare surfaces
    As a city, Brussels is often defined by the glass and steel of its office buildings.The European quarter, which appears in the ...
    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 ...
    How Belgium created and almost lost the world’s first stock exchange
    Soaring stone columns cracked and crumbling, ornate metal arches gnawed at by rust: for the past two decades, in the historic heart of ...
    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 ...
    One woman’s fight against homosexual prejudice in Brussels
    Marian Lens is waving her rainbow umbrella in the air. The Grand Place is already packed with tourists in early May, and she is leading a ...