Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Belgium News

Kampala expels boss of MTN's Uganda arm, citing 'national security'

Kanpala - Kampala has deported the Belgian CEO of the Ugandan branch of MTN on security grounds, in the fourth such expulsion targeting the South African telecoms giant within a month.

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike on Wednesday

Apo - Belgian airspace was to be closed to all flights below 8,000 metres on Wednesday as a national strike threatened to bring the European country to a standstill.

Alleged Brussels museum killer was 'sadistic' Syria jailer

Apo - Two French journalists on Thursday told a terrorism trial in Brussels that they had "no doubt" the accused Jewish museum killer is the man who imprisoned and tortured them in Syria.

Reporters tell trial alleged Brussels museum killer held them hostage

Apo - Two French journalists on Thursday told a terror trial in Brussels that Mehdi Nemmouche, the main defendant in the May 2014 Jewish museum murders, had imprisoned and tortured them in Syria.

I.Coast's Gbagbo in Belgium after ICC acquittal

Den Haag - Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo has been released in Belgium under conditions following his acquittal by the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the court said Tuesday.

Witness points to Nemmouche as Jewish museum gunman

Apo - A young Frenchwoman on Monday pointed to Mehdi Nemmouche as the gunman at the Jewish museum in Brussels on May 24, 2014, the first witness at his trial to do so.

Belgian museum attack suspect denounces intimidation

Apo - The French alleged jihadist accused of carrying out a gun massacre in Belgium's Jewish Museum denounced any attempt to intimidate trial lawyers and jurors Thursday.

Israeli orphans to face accused Jewish museum killer

Apo - Two young Israeli women will Thursday face for the first time the alleged killer of their parents when they attend his trial for the Jewish museum attack in Brussels.

No Mossad link to Brussels Jewish museum attack: investigators

Apo - Judges investigating the Jewish museum attack in Brussels rejected on Tuesday defence claims that Israel's Mossad intelligence agency may have played a role.

Jewish museum attack victims shot with 'surgical' precision

Apo - Victims of the Jewish museum attack in Brussels were shot with "surgical" precision, first responders said Monday at the trial of French national Mehdi Nemmouche.

Jewish museum attack victim's mother tells Belgian court of horror

Apo - The mother of a victim of Belgium's Jewish museum attack faced her son's alleged killer for the first time on Friday, as the terror trial turned harrowing when the court was shown footage of the anti-Semitic murders.

Accused accomplice to Jewish museum murders denies charges

Apo - A man on trial as the alleged accomplice to the Jewish museum murders in Brussels denied any role in the 2014 shootings and said he was not a jihadist.

Frenchman denies Jewish museum murders

Apo - The Frenchman on trial accused of murdering four people at the Jewish museum of Belgium denied Tuesday he was the gunman and alleged the court had robbed him of defence witnesses.

Brussels museum gunman linked to other jihadists

Apo - The Frenchman accused of murdering four people at the Jewish museum of Belgium had links with other jihadists, including those behind the Brussels and Paris attacks, investigators say.

Blistering barnacles! Tintin rides again... aged 90

Paris - Jumping jellyfish! Tintin may be 90 years old Thursday, but the boy hero is about to get himself into a whole new snake pit of scrapes.

Jewish museum terror attack trial opens in Brussels

Apo - A Frenchman accused of shooting four people dead at a Jewish museum in Brussels went on trial on Thursday, allegedly the first Syria jihad veteran to stage a terror attack in Europe.

New suspect charged in Belgium over Paris 2015 terror attacks

Apo - Belgian authorities have arrested another suspect in connection with the Paris terror attacks of November 2015, charging him with participating in the activities of a terrorist group, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Jury chosen for Brussels Jewish museum attack trial

Apo - A French jihadist appeared in court on Monday as a jury was chosen for his trial for shooting dead four people at a Jewish museum in Brussels in 2014.

82 seconds of terror at Brussels' Jewish museum

Apo - A shadow creeps behind two visitors just inside the Jewish museum in Brussels. A man emerges, arm extended as he fires a pistol into their necks.

Radicalised in jail, teen thug becomes hardened jihadist

Apo - Mehdi Nemmouche stands accused of carrying out Europe's first attack by an Islamist fighter returning from the war in Syria.

Jury to be chosen for Brussels Jewish museum attack trial

Apo - A jury will be chosen on Monday for the trial of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at the Jewish museum in Brussels in 2014 following his return from Syria.

Belgium reviews smartphone use by troops to counter spying: media

Apo - Belgium's defense ministry is reviewing restrictions on the use of smartphones by active-duty soldiers on operations to counter potential espionage and data tracking especially by Russia, local media reported on Saturday.

No Belgium snap election despite PM losing majority

Apo - Belgium's king on Friday asked Prime Minister Charles Michel to continue to discharge routine government business until elections in May, despite the premier losing his majority and stepping down.

Belgian Jewish museum attack suspect appears in court

Apo - An alleged French jihadist accused of returning from Syria and shooting dead four people in an attack on the Jewish Museum of Belgium in central Brussels appeared in court Thursday.

Migration row forces Belgian premier's resignation

Apo - Nationalist anger over migration brought down the Belgian government on Tuesday, forcing Prime Minister Charles Michel to offer the king his resignation.

Belgian prime minister announces resignation

Apo - Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel announced his resignation Tuesday, less than two weeks after his main coalition partner quit in a row over migration, leaving him leading a minority government.

Desertion over UN migration pact leaves Belgium with minority govt

Apo - Belgium's Prime Minister Charles Michel is now at the helm of a minority government after the Flemish nationalist party on Sunday quit the ruling coalition over his support of a UN migration pact widely opposed by anti-immigrant populists.

Flemish nationalists quit Belgian government: minister

Apo - Belgium's Flemish nationalist party said on Sunday it will quit the ruling coalition, leaving Prime Minister Charles Michel as the head of a minority government after a row over a UN migration pact.

400 arrested in Brussels 'yellow vest' protest

Apo - Police fired tear gas and water cannon and arrested around 400 people Saturday in the Belgian capital Brussels during a copycat "yellow vest" demonstration rocking neighbouring France."A policeman was injured in the face.

Belgian PM wins backing for UN migration pact

Apo - Belgium's Prime Minister Charles Michel won the support of parliament to sign a UN accord on migration on Wednesday, amid a row that threatens to tear apart his coalition.
  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... 33 Next»

Set up a news alert for

Belgium


Belgium Image

Push the button to  add drama  (screenshot from YouTube video)
Push the button to "add drama" (screenshot from YouTube video)
Protesting firemen spray police officers with foam in Brussels  Belgium.
Protesting firemen spray police officers with foam in Brussels, Belgium.
YouTube
A train carrying chemicals derailed in Ghent  Belgium on May 4  2013.
A train carrying chemicals derailed in Ghent, Belgium on May 4, 2013.
YouTube
Protesting firefighters in Brussels  Belgium spray police officers with foam.
Protesting firefighters in Brussels, Belgium spray police officers with foam.
YouTube`
Headshot of Fellaini
Headshot of Fellaini
Erik Drost
Dairy farmers spray EU headquarters with milk in protest over high quotas and low prices.
Dairy farmers spray EU headquarters with milk in protest over high quotas and low prices.
European Milk Board
Assortment of chocolates in the Neuhaus ballotin (box).  3/24/14
Assortment of chocolates in the Neuhaus ballotin (box). 3/24/14
Untitled
Courtesy of Flickr/Calcio Mercato
Protesting firefighters spray police officers with water and foam in Brussels  Belgium.
Protesting firefighters spray police officers with water and foam in Brussels, Belgium.
YouTube
Items from the Neuhaus elegant gift ballotin (box).  3/24/14
Items from the Neuhaus elegant gift ballotin (box). 3/24/14
Britain's Prince William and wife Catherine are seen on August 4  2014 in Liege  Belgium  as th...
Britain's Prince William and wife Catherine are seen on August 4, 2014 in Liege, Belgium, as they attend commemorations marking 100 years since the invasion of Belgium by Germany at the start of World War I
Fred Dufour, AFP
Trade unions in Belgium believe the Eurobonds can bring relief to the troubled Euro.
Trade unions in Belgium believe the Eurobonds can bring relief to the troubled Euro.
The Grand Palace  Brussels  Belgium. Belgium is set to become the first country in the world to exte...
The Grand Palace, Brussels, Belgium. Belgium is set to become the first country in the world to extend right to die option to minors.
Faungg's Photo
Music video for the Recorders song Purple and Gold  including dogs with human hands.
Music video for the Recorders song Purple and Gold, including dogs with human hands.
YouTube
Dairy farmers spray EU headquarters with milk in protest over high quotas and low prices.
Dairy farmers spray EU headquarters with milk in protest over high quotas and low prices.
European Milk Board
Untitled
Ben
Belgian police use water cannons against demonstrators in Namur  Belgium  January 29  2013.
Belgian police use water cannons against demonstrators in Namur, Belgium, January 29, 2013.
YouTube
Trixie Whitley:  Porta Bohemica
Trixie Whitley: 'Porta Bohemica'
Prescription PR
Arjen Robben with burst ball.
Arjen Robben with burst ball.
YouTube Screen Capture - seartschi
The city of Liege  Belgium
The city of Liege, Belgium
Stephen Downes

Latest News
Top News