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# belgium - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Belgian racing pigeon sells for more than €1.6 million in auction
# Catch The Pigeon
# Catch The Pigeon

Belgian racing pigeon sells for more than €1.6 million in auction

Nov 15th 2020, 7:25 PM 37,290 Views 26 Comments

Three-year-old New Kim was the focus of a two-week bidding war.

# belgium - Saturday 14 November, 2020

Belgium announces measures for avian flu outbreak
# Brussels Birds
# Brussels Birds

Belgium announces measures for avian flu outbreak

Nov 14th 2020, 3:21 PM 86,501 Views 29 Comments

The risk to humans from the subtype of the flu is considered very low.

# belgium - Monday 19 October, 2020

Covid-19: New restrictions begin in Italy, Belgium and France as European death toll hits 250,000
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19: New restrictions begin in Italy, Belgium and France as European death toll hits 250,000

Oct 19th 2020, 12:29 PM 29,760 Views 54 Comments

Many governments are seeking to avoid a repeat of full-scale lockdowns seen in spring.

# belgium - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Sam Bennett sprints to third stage victory in Belgium
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Sam Bennett sprints to third stage victory in Belgium

Aug 18th 2020, 4:55 PM 4,796 Views 5 Comments

The Irish cyclist, riding for Deceuninck-QuickStep, claimed a brilliant win in the Tour de Wallonie today.

# belgium - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Belgian city of Antwerp implements nighttime curfew as Covid-19 cases surge
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgian city of Antwerp implements nighttime curfew as Covid-19 cases surge

Jul 28th 2020, 7:33 AM 22,207 Views 7 Comments

There have been 1,952 new infections over the past week in Belgium.

# belgium - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Bust of Belgian king who pillaged DR Congo removed from public display in Ghent
# Gone Bust
# Gone Bust

Bust of Belgian king who pillaged DR Congo removed from public display in Ghent

Updated Jun 30th 2020, 7:03 PM 30,393 Views 50 Comments

King Philippe earlier expressed his “deepest regrets” for the harm done during Belgian colonial rule in DR Congo, in a first for his country.

# belgium - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Belgian police release new photo in bid to solve 1980s 'Brabant Killers' case
# Brabant Killers
# Brabant Killers

Belgian police release new photo in bid to solve 1980s 'Brabant Killers' case

Jun 16th 2020, 10:37 PM 32,787 Views 18 Comments

The assailants killed 28 shoppers and wounded hundreds more in attacks on supermarket car parks.

# belgium - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Belgium reopens cold case over possible link to Madeleine McCann suspect
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgium reopens cold case over possible link to Madeleine McCann suspect

Jun 11th 2020, 1:16 PM 21,142 Views 11 Comments

Carola Titze (16) was found dead in July 1996 in the resort town of De Haan on the Belgian coast.

# belgium - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

‘The time for plaques is over’: Leopold II statue removed in Belgium
# Leopold II
# Leopold II

‘The time for plaques is over’: Leopold II statue removed in Belgium

Jun 9th 2020, 7:30 PM 30,398 Views 109 Comments

The Belgian king’s colonial rule is estimated to have cost the lives of millions of Congolese.

# belgium - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Fellaini lends €3 million to struggling former club - report
# Setting A New Standard
From The42
# Setting A New Standard

Fellaini lends €3 million to struggling former club - report

Apr 30th 2020, 5:00 PM 13,403 Views 9 Comments

The Belgian international is reported to be following the example set by Axel Witsel in helping Standard Liege keep afloat.

# belgium - Friday 13 December, 2019

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list
# Carnival Of Aalst
# Carnival Of Aalst

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list

Dec 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 29,534 Views 35 Comments

A float caricaturing Orthodox Jews with hooked noses and sitting on gold bags outraged Belgium’s 40,000-strong Jewish community.

# belgium - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Twelve men found alive and 'in good health' in refrigerated truck in Belgium
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

Twelve men found alive and 'in good health' in refrigerated truck in Belgium

Oct 30th 2019, 4:33 PM 25,177 Views 0 Comments

The driver called police when he suspected that there were people in his container.

# belgium - Saturday 19 October, 2019

‘I’ll give you £50 for every decent first touch you make': Zlatan reveals Lukaku snubbed bet
# Ibrahimovic
From The42
# Ibrahimovic

‘I’ll give you £50 for every decent first touch you make': Zlatan reveals Lukaku snubbed bet

Oct 19th 2019, 3:45 PM 8,770 Views 4 Comments

The Swede jokingly slated his former Man United team-mate for having a heavy first touch.

# belgium - Friday 18 October, 2019

Fugitive ex-Catalan leader hands himself in to authorities after new warrant issued
# Belgium
# Belgium

Fugitive ex-Catalan leader hands himself in to authorities after new warrant issued

Oct 18th 2019, 11:59 AM 12,877 Views 18 Comments

Carles Puigdemont’s office said he rejects the warrant and opposes any attempt to send him back to Spain.

# belgium - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Concerns about Eden Hazard being overweight dismissed by Belgium boss Martinez
# No Problem
From The42
# No Problem

Concerns about Eden Hazard being overweight dismissed by Belgium boss Martinez

Oct 9th 2019, 8:16 PM 7,832 Views 0 Comments

Roberto Martinez says the Real Madrid star’s weight is not an issue.

# belgium - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'He suffers with De Gea syndrome' - Belgium coach on Courtois
# Issue
From The42
# Issue

'He suffers with De Gea syndrome' - Belgium coach on Courtois

Oct 3rd 2019, 1:47 PM 11,522 Views 1 Comment

The Blancos ‘keeper was taken off at half-time in a 2-2 draw with Club Brugge on Tuesday, but Erwin Lemmens expects him to bounce back.

# belgium - Monday 12 August, 2019

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium
# Sam The Man
From The42
# Sam The Man

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium

Aug 12th 2019, 8:04 PM 5,415 Views 6 Comments

The Carrick-On-Suir rider is enjoying a brilliant run.

# belgium - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Cancelled Belgium music festival drawing comparisons to disastrous Fyre Festival
# Vestiville
# Vestiville

Cancelled Belgium music festival drawing comparisons to disastrous Fyre Festival

Jun 30th 2019, 4:29 PM 59,363 Views 21 Comments

A fraud investigation has been launched into the festival.

# belgium - Thursday 20 June, 2019

Craig Bellamy follows Kompany to Anderlecht with three-year coaching deal
# New Arrival
From The42
# New Arrival

Craig Bellamy follows Kompany to Anderlecht with three-year coaching deal

Jun 20th 2019, 3:29 PM 5,604 Views 3 Comments

The former Wales striker has been announced as Anderlecht’s new U21 manager.

# belgium - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Belgium boss Martinez urges Lukaku to leave Man United
# Struggles
From The42
# Struggles

Belgium boss Martinez urges Lukaku to leave Man United

Jun 18th 2019, 7:47 AM 6,280 Views 8 Comments

The Belgium boss feels the striker needs to find a move club in order to re-discover his best form.

# belgium - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

'I know what I'll do but won't say' - Lukaku expecting 'busy summer' as he casts doubt over United future
# Up In The Air
From The42
# Up In The Air

'I know what I'll do but won't say' - Lukaku expecting 'busy summer' as he casts doubt over United future

Jun 12th 2019, 8:58 AM 5,326 Views 24 Comments

The Red Devils striker did little to dismiss rumours of a potential Old Trafford exit after Belgium’s latest Euro 2020 qualifier.

# belgium - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Hazard will make the difference at Real Madrid - Courtois
# Reunited
From The42
# Reunited

Hazard will make the difference at Real Madrid - Courtois

Jun 9th 2019, 11:38 AM 3,468 Views 5 Comments

The Real Madrid goalkeeper is expecting big things from his former Chelsea team-mate in Spain.

# belgium - Monday 3 June, 2019

'I wouldn’t want to be like her': Persoon to appeal narrow loss to Taylor
# Not Having It
From The42
# Not Having It

'I wouldn’t want to be like her': Persoon to appeal narrow loss to Taylor

Jun 3rd 2019, 2:55 PM 102,904 Views 105 Comments

The Belgian policewoman was defeated by Taylor in a tight contest at Madison Square Garden.

# belgium - Monday 27 May, 2019

Highest turnout in 20 years across EU as populist right and Greens make gains on establishment parties
# Ep2019
# Ep2019

Highest turnout in 20 years across EU as populist right and Greens make gains on establishment parties

Updated May 27th 2019, 7:24 AM 21,314 Views 48 Comments

Turnout was up to around 51% across the continent.

# belgium - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Kompany included in Belgium squad despite taking up player-manager role with Anderlecht
# Red DEvils
From The42
# Red DEvils

Kompany included in Belgium squad despite taking up player-manager role with Anderlecht

May 21st 2019, 3:28 PM 5,358 Views 3 Comments

The departing Manchester City captain features in the international squad for the first time since November 2018.

# belgium - Thursday 16 May, 2019

Belgium's former king ordered to pay €5,000-a-day for failing to take paternity test
# DNA Test
# DNA Test

Belgium's former king ordered to pay €5,000-a-day for failing to take paternity test

May 16th 2019, 10:30 PM 39,418 Views 17 Comments

Albert II has always refused to acknowledge he may be the father of artist Delphine Boel.

# belgium - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

'Why should a young player suffer because of an opponent cheating and an official being misled?'
# Outspoken
From The42
# Outspoken

'Why should a young player suffer because of an opponent cheating and an official being misled?'

May 8th 2019, 5:41 PM 13,624 Views 1 Comment

Colin O’Brien is standing firm on his comments following Monday’s controversial red card against the Czech Republic.

# belgium - Monday 6 May, 2019

Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece
# Roundup
From The42
# Roundup

Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece

May 6th 2019, 10:30 PM 11,116 Views 2 Comments

It was a busy day of action in the Uefa U17 European Championships across the country.

# belgium - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Ireland to play two of their three U17 European Championships group stage games in Dublin
# On Home Turf
From The42
# On Home Turf

Ireland to play two of their three U17 European Championships group stage games in Dublin

Apr 11th 2019, 6:21 PM 3,789 Views 4 Comments

Colin O’Brien’s charges face Greece, Czech Republic and Belgium in next month’s tournament.

# belgium - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'£100m is too cheap in this market' - Sarri wants value for Hazard as Madrid move looms
# Peanuts
From The42
# Peanuts

'£100m is too cheap in this market' - Sarri wants value for Hazard as Madrid move looms

Apr 9th 2019, 11:30 AM 4,745 Views 17 Comments

The Belgian lit up Stamford Bridge last night scoring both goals in Chelsea’s win over West Ham.

# belgium - Friday 22 March, 2019

Thibaut Courtois gifts goal to Russia with howler of an error for Belgium
# Blooper
From The42
# Blooper

Thibaut Courtois gifts goal to Russia with howler of an error for Belgium

Mar 22nd 2019, 11:39 AM 7,803 Views 2 Comments

Thankfully for the Belgians, the Real Madrid goalkeeper’s mistake didn’t prove costly in the end.

# belgium - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Bird known as 'the Messi of pigeons' sells for record €1.25m
# Armando
# Armando

Bird known as 'the Messi of pigeons' sells for record €1.25m

Mar 19th 2019, 3:35 PM 21,258 Views 28 Comments

Armando had been expected to break the previous record of €376,000, but not by such a margin.

# belgium - Friday 8 March, 2019

Fellaini calls time on international career to 'allow next generation continue success'
# End Of The Road
From The42
# End Of The Road

Fellaini calls time on international career to 'allow next generation continue success'

Mar 8th 2019, 9:18 AM 3,325 Views 1 Comment

After 87 caps and 18 goals, the former Man United midfielder has called time on his Belgium career.

# belgium - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike; some Dublin flights cancelled
# Skeyes
# Skeyes

No flights to or from Belgium due to strike; some Dublin flights cancelled

Feb 13th 2019, 8:15 AM 9,596 Views 4 Comments

At least eight flights between Dublin and Belgium have been cancelled today as a result of the strike action.

# belgium - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Roberto Martinez baffled by Romelu Lukaku criticism
# Support
From The42
# Support

Roberto Martinez baffled by Romelu Lukaku criticism

Dec 23rd 2018, 10:33 PM 11,294 Views 12 Comments

The Belgium boss thinks there is a lack of understanding about his main striker and the way he plays for Manchester United.

# belgium - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack
# Belgium
# Belgium

Police officer stabbed in Brussels knife attack

Nov 20th 2018, 9:16 AM 12,906 Views 42 Comments

Fellow police officers retaliated by firing shots at the attacker who was subdued.

# belgium - Saturday 17 November, 2018

'I do not deserve the Ballon d'Or. I think there are players who have been better than me'
# Top Picks
From The42
# Top Picks

'I do not deserve the Ballon d'Or. I think there are players who have been better than me'

Nov 17th 2018, 4:01 PM 6,738 Views 6 Comments

The Chelsea and Belgium star believes Kylian Mbappe deserves to win the award.

# belgium - Friday 26 October, 2018

Vatican stalls on Belgium bishops' suggestion to allow young married men to become priests
# Belgium
# Belgium

Vatican stalls on Belgium bishops' suggestion to allow young married men to become priests

Oct 26th 2018, 3:51 PM 15,887 Views 16 Comments

The suggestion of easing the rules on celibacy was raised by the Auxiliary Bishop of Brussels.

# belgium - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Dutch midfielder scores first international goal to end Belgium's winning run
# Friendly
From The42
# Friendly

Dutch midfielder scores first international goal to end Belgium's winning run

Oct 16th 2018, 10:29 PM 7,816 Views 3 Comments

Arnaut Groeneveld’s goal ensured the friendly between Belgium and the Netherlands ended in a draw.

# belgium - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

'He has sacrificed himself' - Fellaini embodies the spirit that Man United need, says Mourinho
# Setting An Example
From The42
# Setting An Example

'He has sacrificed himself' - Fellaini embodies the spirit that Man United need, says Mourinho

Oct 2nd 2018, 3:33 PM 4,446 Views 7 Comments

Jose Mourinho said he is pleased with the progress being made by the Belgian midfielder this season.

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