Belgian regional parliament opposes EU trade deal with Canada

A Belgian regional parliament voted Friday against a trade deal that the European Union is on the verge of finalizing with Canada, the Belga news agency reported, raising questions over whether...

France deal Dutch World Cup blow as Benteke races to fastest goal

France dealt the Netherlands a major blow in their hopes of qualifying for the World Cup with a 1-0 victory over the Dutch in Amsterdam on Monday.

Report: Belgian police missed evidence in Paris terrorist attacks

Belgian police in investigating the 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris made crucial mistakes or did not pursue important leads in at least 13 cases, according to a report by a Belgian parliamentary...

Belgian brothers charged with terrorist offences after police attack

Two Belgian brothers have been charged with terrorist offences following a knife attack on police officers in Brussels earlier this week, federal prosecutors said Friday.

Two Belgian police officers stabbed in possible terrorist attack

A knife attack on two Belgian police officers in Brussels on Wednesday is being investigated as a possible terrorist attack, federal prosecutors said.

Police count 45,000 at Belgian anti-government demonstration

Around 45,000 people took part Thursday in a national demonstration against the government of Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, police said according to the Belga news agency, while transport...

Belgian transport hampered as police expect 50,000 at national demo

Transport services across Belgium were severely disrupted Thursday as tens of thousands of people were expected in Brussels to demonstrate against reforms pursued by the centre-right government of...

Islamic State propaganda cell broken up in Germany, Spain and Belgium

Five supporters of the Islamic State terrorist group have been arrested in Germany, Spain and Belgium on suspicion of spreading jihadist propaganda, the Interior Ministry in Madrid said Wednesday...

Thousands protest free trade deals as EU gears up to sign with Canada

Nine thousand people took to the streets of Brussels on Tuesday to demonstrate against free trade deals that the European Union is pursuing with Canada and the United States.

Euthanasia performed on a minor for first time in Belgium

Euthanasia has been carried out on an underage person for the first time in Belgium, under a law introduced in early 2014, the head of the country's euthanasia commission confirmed Saturday.

Five suspects freed after arson attack on Brussels criminology centre

Five suspects in an overnight arson attack on a Belgian crime investigation centre were released Monday following questioning, prosecutors said, without giving details on the ongoing inquiry into...

Rosberg wins Belgian GP as Hamilton finishes third

Nico Rosberg in a Mercedes wins an incident-packed Belgian Grand Prix, while team-mate Lewis Hamilton finishes third after starting in the last row.

Rosberg on pole as Verstappen becomes youngest front-row starter

Nico Rosberg edged Dutch teenager Max Verstappen to capture pole position Saturday in qualifying for Sunday's Formula One Belgian Grand Prix.

One dead, four injured in explosion in Belgium sports centre

A large explosion in a sports centre in a small Belgian community near the border with France killed one person and injured four, the Belgian news agency Belga reported Friday.

New Belgian airline to target Chinese market from 2017

​A new Belgian airline is planning to offer several direct weekly flights to China as of June 2017, local media reported Wednesday.