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Toddler spends whole day on a parked bus

28 April 2017 | 0 comments

Boutersem, a quiet municipality east of Leuven in Flemish Brabant, was the scene of a bizarre incident recently.

Orangutan family stealing the show in Pairi Daiza

28 April 2017 | 0 comments

The Hainaut Zoo Pairi Daizi has released footage from its newly-arrived orangutan family.

Schauvliege to forbid Roundup for private use

28 April 2017 | 0 comments

The Flemish Environment Minister Joke Schauvliege (Christian democrat/CD&V) has voiced her intention to forbid the use of products containing glyphosate, such as the herbicide Roundup, for Flemish members of the public.

"Banks are taking irresponsible risks with our savings"

27 April 2017 | 0 comments

A survey conducted by the weekly Knack has revealed that many Belgians still fear a banking crisis, while only 47% of Belgians favour a new tax on profits from the sale of shares.

Fresh police raids in Belgium in connection with Paris attacks

27 April 2017 | 0 comments

Police have conducted fresh raids in Belgium and France in connection with the terrorist attacks on the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and a Jewish supermarket in Paris in January 2015.

Man held in Spain spotted at Bataclan band concert venue

26 April 2017 | 0 comments

A man held in a Spanish anti-jihadist raid was spotted in September in front of a Barcelona concert hall where the band that was playing during the Bataclan attack in Paris was due to perform, police...

Dozen arrests over 2015 terror attack on Paris Jewish store

26 April 2017 | 0 comments

A dozen people have been arrested in France and Belgium in connection with the weapons used in the deadly 2015 terror attack on a Jewish supermarket in Paris, a source close to the probe said Wednesday.Claude...

Tenth abandoned baby discovered in Antwerp baby hatch

26 April 2017 | 0 comments

The baby hatch in Antwerp, where desperate young mothers can leave their newly-born infant behind if they see no other solution, has seen a tenth baby.

New tax form has 885 different field boxes, "but most people can do it in 5...

26 April 2017 | 0 comments

The new tax forms to be used this year will include 885 different units; 75 more than last year.

Anti-terrorism operation in Barcelona: link with Belgian attacks establishe...

26 April 2017 | 0 comments

Belgian police officers cooperated with Catalan and Spanish police to conduct a large-scale anti-terrorism operation in the Barcelona area this morning.

Toxic stew: Police seize millions of euros in fake food, drink

25 April 2017 | 0 comments

Forget fake news. European police have joined forces to seize almost 10,000 tonnes of fake and harmful food and drink, from caviar to cashews, booze to bubbly water and even unassuming stock cubes.

Spain holds 4 over suspected Belgium attacks link

25 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish police on Tuesday arrested four men with alleged links to suspects held in Belgium over their involvement in the Brussels airport and metro attacks last year, officials said.The four were among...

Spain arrests four men over links to attacks in Belgium

25 April 2017 | 0 comments

Spanish police arrested Tuesday four men over their alleged links to suspects held in Belgium over their alleged involvement in the Brussels airport and metro attacks last year, officials said.The four...

Flemish academics in need of a mental rest?

25 April 2017 | 0 comments

The rector of Leuven University has called for professors to be able to say 'No' to invites to meetings.

"UK election irrelevant for Brexit"

25 April 2017 | 0 comments

In an opinion piece for Britain’s Guardian newspaper...



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