Covid-19 vaccinations: Belgium back on EU top-10 list
Over 2.3 million doses of the three vaccines available against the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been administered in Belgium, the ...
Covid-19 vaccinations: Belgium back on EU top-10 list
Over 2.3 million doses of the three vaccines available against the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been administered in Belgium, the Vaccination ...
Belgian boxer Farid Hakimi sentenced to 17 years in prison
Former professional Belgian boxer Farid Hakimi, who once fought for a WBA lightweight title, was sentenced to 17 years in prison on Friday for a ...
US-Russian team lands at International Space Station, 60 years after Yuri Gagarin’s feat
The 'Gagarin' spaceship, carrying two Russian cosmonauts and one from the United States, landed on Friday at the International Space Station (ISS) on ...
Video: These foods will either boost or drain your energy
As the COVID-19 pandemic drags on, it can be a struggle to maintain consistent energy levels throughout the day. Here are 10 foods that will ...
Master photographer Steve McCurry exposes his world in Antwerp
"The World of Steve McCurry", an expo featuring the life and work of one of the most renowned press photographers, will be unveiled on 12 May at the ...
Iran starts new chain of nuclear centrifuges
Iran announced on Saturday that it had launched a new chain of advanced nuclear centrifuges enabling it to enrich uranium at a faster pace. The ...
Belgium’s corona tsar: Postpone re-opening horeca until after May 1
The meeting of the Consultative Committee scheduled for this coming Wednesday should decide to postpone the re-opening of the horeca industry – ...
“96% of beds in intensive care are currently occupied”
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections went down this week in Belgium, but daily deaths from the virus are still increasing and intensive care units ...
Charles Michel suffers sleepless nights over ‘sofagate’
Charles Michel, president of the European Council, has suffered sleepless nights since the incident known as ‘sofagate’ that took place in Ankara ...
Opinion
The incoherence and confusion with which the COVID-19 pandemic has been managed mean that chances to reduce ...
On 8 April, Romani people, the largest ethnic minority of EU, celebrated the International Romani Day. This ...
In a recent interview with this newspaper liberal Minister for Multilingualism in Brussels, Sven Gatz, ...
Tibetans go to the polls on 11 April to elect the next President to head the 17th Tibetan ...
The European Commission is committed to a new Circular Economy Action Plan-one of the main building blocks of ...
A government should always keep the right balance between freedom, healthcare and economy. In Belgium there ...
Djiboutian president Ismail Omar Guelleh is running for a fifth term in elections scheduled for this Friday, ...
Complaints about the risk and damages associated with unattainable beauty standards are frequent. Legitimate, ...
This week the European Union proclaimed 2021 as the “year of the rail”. The year is of great importance for ...
The Coronavirus outbreak has seen a rise in tensions in inter-European relations. The epidemic has exposed ...
Magazine
Searching for silence in Belgium
“The most beautiful sound in the world is silence,” wrote the turn-of-the-century English novelist Robert Hichens. Unfortunately, ...
‘There is no vaccine against the climate crisis’: EU adopts new strategy on climate change
The European Commission adopted on Wednesday a new EU strategy on adaptation to climate change, setting out the pathway to prepare for the ...
New Brussels modern art museum gets the go-ahead
Kanal, the planned new museum of modern and contemporary art in Brussels, has been given the green light to go ahead, Brussels secretary of ...
The European Green Deal: Is it possible to protect the climate and free trade? A steelmaker’s perspective
The European Green Deal aims to make Europe climate neutral by 2050 through a set of policy objectives, in particular in the energy and ...
Will we pick which vaccine we take?
Following the news that the first UK patients have received the coronavirus vaccine, people in Belgium – and Europe – are starting to ...
Belgium worries about expats returning after Christmas
The likelihood of impending international travel severely impacting Belgium's improving coronavirus numbers is giving experts cause for ...
‘To be forced to lock down the economy once may be regarded as a misfortune; to do so twice looks like carelessness’
There is finally light at the end of the Covid tunnel. Two promising vaccines – one developed by Turkish immigrants to Germany, the other ...
In the wake of the pandemic, a social crisis brews in Brussels
In the spring, as the coronavirus pandemic reached Belgium and health care workers triaged and treated the throngs of patients sickened by ...