Belgium News

Belgium broke law but can keep nuclear plants open, EU court rules

Belgium's self-imposed deadline for giving up nuclear power is not far off. Environmentalists look forward to the end of the atomic era, but not everyone thinks the country is ready to change course.

Travel agency owner held for duping Belgian tourist

Police claimed Latha cheated the tourist by offering a “package” at a hotel by claiming that her booking with another hotel had been cancelled due to protests.


Explosion in Belgium's Antwerp kills 2, injures 14

An explosion in the Belgian city Antwerp destroyed three buildings and killed two people. Belgian media said it was likely to have been a gas explosion.

Belgian Queen attends special concert in Mumbai

The visit came about as a result of the relations that have developed between the MMMF and the highly regarded International Queen Elisabeth Competition, which is held in Brussels every year and of which Queen Mathilde is the patron.

Belgian King & Queen meet domestic workers, children in Mumbai

The Belgian King also attended a Cleantech Summit, where solutions for smart cities were discussed.

What the monks drink: Belgium's dizzying array of beer

There’s a tipple for every taste in Belgium but none as good as the Trappist beer.


Belgium probes station bomber fatally shot by soldiers

Police halted rail traffic, evacuated the site and cleared streets crowded with tourists and locals enjoying a hot summer's evening in the historic city centre between the station and nearby Grand Place, Brussels' landmark Renaissance town square.

Donald Trump embarks on his first foreign trip to Middle East and Europe

The White House hopes, this trip will shift focus away from domestic controversies and on to Trump's foreign policy agenda.

Euro 2016: Kevin de Bruyne could do better, rues Belgium coach Marc Wilmots

Belgium manager Marc Wilmots lamented his side's night to forget in Lyon as they lost 0-2 to Italy in their Euro 2016 opener.

Euro 2016: Emanuele Giaccherini, Graziano Pelle strike to give Italy 2-0 win over Belgium

Italy made the most of the chances that fell their way against Belgium in Lyon to bring their Euro 2016 campaign off to a resounding start.

Belgium Photos

Paris celebrates as France advances to World Cup final

Delirious supporters draped in the Tricolor flag spilled on to Parisian boulevards as the blare of car horns reverberated through the French capital.

Belgium's King Philippe pays tribute to 26/11 terror attack victims at Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai

Belgium's King Philippe pays tribute to the victims of 26/11 terror attacks at Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai on Friday.


Belgium Videos

Jan Luykx Speaks On Radicalisation, Idea Of Europe Under Threat & India EU FTA

Jan Luykx first came to India as a backpacker in the late ’70s. His first diplomatic assignment in India lasted three years, between 1988 and 1991, when he was posted as First Secretary. Belgium found itself at the heart of investigation into the November 2015 Paris attacks, with some of the attackers being traced to […]