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#Belgium

# belgium - Thursday 22 September, 2022

Wales lose to De Bruyne-inspired Belgium despite encouraging display in Brussels
# Report
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# Report

Wales lose to De Bruyne-inspired Belgium despite encouraging display in Brussels

Thu 10:17 PM 3,418 Views 0 Comments

The Nations League clash finished 2-1.

# belgium - Monday 18 July, 2022

Belgium secure last Euro 2022 quarter-final spot as Iceland fall short despite France draw
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Belgium secure last Euro 2022 quarter-final spot as Iceland fall short despite France draw

Jul 18th 2022, 10:49 PM 2,556 Views 0 Comments

Iceland became the first side to bow out of a women’s Euro from the group stage unbeaten.

# belgium - Thursday 14 July, 2022

France survive Belgium scare to reach Euro quarters
# Euro 2022
From The42
# Euro 2022

France survive Belgium scare to reach Euro quarters

Jul 14th 2022, 10:34 PM 3,205 Views 0 Comments

Earlier Italy drew 1-1 with Iceland.

# belgium - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial

Jul 13th 2022, 2:47 PM 4,130 Views 0 Comments

He is being tried for involvement in killings at a Brussels airport and metro station.

# belgium - Sunday 10 July, 2022

Vanhaevermaet scores equalising penalty as Belgium ensure share of the spoils with Iceland
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Vanhaevermaet scores equalising penalty as Belgium ensure share of the spoils with Iceland

Jul 10th 2022, 7:34 PM 2,197 Views 1 Comment

The sides played out a 1-1 draw in their Group D opener at Euro 2022.

# belgium - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead

Jul 9th 2022, 5:08 PM 2,631 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian rider won on a late incline ahead of Australia’s pre-stage favourite Michael Matthews.

# belgium - Sunday 12 June, 2022

Furious Belgium boss Martinez demands explanation from 'really high up' over Wales draw
# Answers Needed
From The42
# Answers Needed

Furious Belgium boss Martinez demands explanation from 'really high up' over Wales draw

Jun 12th 2022, 11:05 AM 33,590 Views 6 Comments

The sides played out a draw after Brennan Johnson’s late equaliser.

# belgium - Tuesday 19 April, 2022

Belgium trial starts for alleged Paris attack accomplices
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Belgium trial starts for alleged Paris attack accomplices

Apr 19th 2022, 5:59 PM 4,841 Views 0 Comments

The 14 accused are suspected of transporting, housing or financially helping some of the perpetrators of the 2015 Paris attacks.

# belgium - Wednesday 13 April, 2022

At least 10 killed as lorry and tourist bus collide in Egypt
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

At least 10 killed as lorry and tourist bus collide in Egypt

Apr 13th 2022, 3:59 PM 10,767 Views 1 Comment

The crash happened on a road about 27 miles south of the city of Aswan

# belgium - Saturday 26 March, 2022

Kenny: 'To win the game would not have flattered us at all'
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Kenny: 'To win the game would not have flattered us at all'

Mar 26th 2022, 8:30 PM 7,313 Views 4 Comments

The Irish boss praised his side’s performance in a 2-2 draw against the world’s top-ranked side.

Ireland twice come from behind in thrilling draw with Belgium
# All Square
From The42
# All Square

Ireland twice come from behind in thrilling draw with Belgium

Mar 26th 2022, 6:59 PM 47,017 Views 54 Comments

Chiedozie Ogbene starred in a 2-2 draw at the Aviva Stadium.

Preview: Ireland honour their history and begin long road to Euro 2024 against the world's top-ranked side
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Preview: Ireland honour their history and begin long road to Euro 2024 against the world's top-ranked side

Mar 26th 2022, 1:45 AM 5,923 Views 1 Comment

Belgium are in town for Ireland’s first game of 2022.

# belgium - Friday 25 March, 2022

'One of the great stories in international football' - Martinez heaps praise on Ireland's evolution under Kenny
# Game Recognises Game
From The42
# Game Recognises Game

'One of the great stories in international football' - Martinez heaps praise on Ireland's evolution under Kenny

Mar 25th 2022, 6:20 PM 14,968 Views 4 Comments

The Belgian boss also gave his thoughts on the return of Thierry Henry to Dublin for the first time since the handball in Paris.

# belgium - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Biden and other leaders head to Brussels ahead of back-to-back Nato, G7 and EU summits
# Meetings
# Meetings

Biden and other leaders head to Brussels ahead of back-to-back Nato, G7 and EU summits

Mar 23rd 2022, 10:56 PM 11,343 Views 0 Comments

The Taoiseach Micheál Martin and other leaders are also travelling to Brussels on Thursday.

# belgium - Tuesday 22 March, 2022

Driver in deadly Belgian carnival crash charged with manslaughter
# Belgium
# Belgium

Driver in deadly Belgian carnival crash charged with manslaughter

Mar 22nd 2022, 5:53 PM 16,461 Views 0 Comments

The pre-dawn collision on Sunday killed six and left 10 seriously wounded in the village of Strepy-Bracquegnies.

'We are way behind in this country but I don’t think that is conflicting with hosting Euro '28'
# Stephen Kenny
From The42
# Stephen Kenny

'We are way behind in this country but I don’t think that is conflicting with hosting Euro '28'

Mar 22nd 2022, 4:36 PM 14,404 Views 7 Comments

Ireland senior men’s manager Stephen Kenny supports the FAI’s co-hosting of the 2028 European Championships.

# belgium - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Six people dead, 26 injured in Belgium as car hits carnival crowd
# La Louviere
# La Louviere

Six people dead, 26 injured in Belgium as car hits carnival crowd

Updated Mar 20th 2022, 3:50 PM 54,668 Views 13 Comments

A car driving at high speed ran into the crowd that had gathered to attend the event, the town’s mayor said.

# belgium - Thursday 27 January, 2022

Congolese woman's plea to remain in Ireland fails after court challenge
# Asylum
# Asylum

Congolese woman's plea to remain in Ireland fails after court challenge

Jan 27th 2022, 8:00 PM 39,853 Views 33 Comments

The woman claims that if transferred, she would be subject to inhuman and degrading treatment.

# belgium - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Stephen Kenny's Ireland to face Belgium in March friendly international
# Opponents
From The42
# Opponents

Stephen Kenny's Ireland to face Belgium in March friendly international

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 3:32 PM 14,680 Views 10 Comments

Roberto Martinez’ side are currently ranked at the top of the Fifa world rankings.

# belgium - Tuesday 18 January, 2022

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested
# Netherlands
# Netherlands

Dutch police find body of missing four-year-old boy as man arrested

Jan 18th 2022, 7:16 AM 57,858 Views 0 Comments

The arrested man, Dave De K., regularly minded Dean Verberckmoes and his younger sister.

# belgium - Saturday 1 January, 2022

Four killed in gas explosion at Belgian apartment block
# Belgium
# Belgium

Four killed in gas explosion at Belgian apartment block

Jan 1st 2022, 2:40 PM 18,440 Views 1 Comment

The explosion occurred early yesterday in the town of Turnhout, east of Antwerp and close to the border with the Netherlands.

# belgium - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Belgium aims to phase out nuclear power plants
# Nuclear Power
# Nuclear Power

Belgium aims to phase out nuclear power plants

Dec 23rd 2021, 3:06 PM 12,357 Views 36 Comments

A political commitment to phase out nuclear energy dates back to 2003, but successive Belgian governments have waffled to seal the deal.

# belgium - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

Trial of ten men accused of involvement in the 2016 Brussels bombings to open in October 2022
# Brussels Bombings
# Brussels Bombings

Trial of ten men accused of involvement in the 2016 Brussels bombings to open in October 2022

Dec 8th 2021, 11:00 PM 7,103 Views 1 Comment

Six of the suspects are already on trial in France over the November 2015 Paris attacks.

# belgium - Sunday 5 December, 2021

Clashes erupt at Brussels protest against Covid rules
# Brussels
# Brussels

Clashes erupt at Brussels protest against Covid rules

Dec 5th 2021, 6:35 PM 20,586 Views 18 Comments

Thousands of people gathered in Brussels to demonstrate against the latest restrictions announced on Friday.

# belgium - Monday 22 November, 2021

Cavendish suffers broken ribs and collapsed lung in crash in Belgium
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Cavendish suffers broken ribs and collapsed lung in crash in Belgium

Nov 22nd 2021, 5:41 PM 2,590 Views 0 Comments

The 36-year-old will be discharged from hospital later today or tomorrow morning.

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in
# Protests
# Protests

Unrest and protests spread over Europe as new Covid-19 restrictions come in

Updated Nov 22nd 2021, 4:15 PM 42,987 Views 32 Comments

Austria reported over 15,000 new Covd-19 cases on Saturday.

# belgium - Sunday 21 November, 2021

Violent clashes in Belgium as tens of thousands march against country’s Covid measures
# Protests
# Protests

Violent clashes in Belgium as tens of thousands march against country’s Covid measures

Nov 21st 2021, 5:44 PM 33,272 Views 107 Comments

There have been many anti-vaccination marches in European nations in recent days as one government after another tightened restrictions.

# belgium - Friday 19 November, 2021

Two separate transatlantic flights made emergency stops in Ireland today
# Emergency Landing
# Emergency Landing

Two separate transatlantic flights made emergency stops in Ireland today

Nov 19th 2021, 5:47 PM 104,724 Views 28 Comments

One of the planes had engine problems over the Atlantic, while the other had a sick passenger on board

# belgium - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Wales earn home World Cup play-off with battling draw against Belgium
# Dragon Roar
From The42
# Dragon Roar

Wales earn home World Cup play-off with battling draw against Belgium

Nov 16th 2021, 10:09 PM 4,803 Views 1 Comment

Kieffer Moore’s eighth goal for Wales secured second spot in their qualifying group.

# belgium - Wednesday 27 October, 2021

Belgium imposes pandemic restrictions amid surge in infections
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Belgium imposes pandemic restrictions amid surge in infections

Oct 27th 2021, 6:41 AM 22,323 Views 18 Comments

A nationwide use of the Covid-19 pass has been expanded.

# belgium - Wednesday 20 October, 2021

Man City fan critical after service station beating in Belgium
# Attack
From The42
# Attack

Man City fan critical after service station beating in Belgium

Oct 20th 2021, 12:33 PM 7,042 Views 0 Comments

Brugges condemned the violence that followed City’s 5-1 win over the Belgian champions.

# belgium - Sunday 10 October, 2021

Italy beat Belgium to finish third in Nations League
# Forza
From The42
# Forza

Italy beat Belgium to finish third in Nations League

Oct 10th 2021, 4:47 PM 4,912 Views 0 Comments

A superb volley from Nicolo Barella and Domenico Berardi’s penalty were enough for the Azzurri to see off a weakened Belgium.

# belgium - Thursday 7 October, 2021

Hernandez fires comeback kings France into Nations League final
# Match Winner
From The42
# Match Winner

Hernandez fires comeback kings France into Nations League final

Oct 7th 2021, 10:10 PM 6,601 Views 2 Comments

France claimed thrilling 3-2 win against Belgium.

# belgium - Tuesday 28 September, 2021

Cork University Maternity Hospital apologises after babies' organs were incinerated
# Belgium
# Belgium

Cork University Maternity Hospital apologises after babies' organs were incinerated

Updated Sep 28th 2021, 8:58 PM 56,258 Views 13 Comments

The organs of 18 babies were sent to Belgium along with clinical waste, prompting an investigation.

# belgium - Thursday 5 August, 2021

Belgian students face trial over death of black colleague during two-day hazing
# Antwerp
# Antwerp

Belgian students face trial over death of black colleague during two-day hazing

Aug 5th 2021, 6:32 PM 40,239 Views 0 Comments

Sanda Dia, aged 20, suffered hypothermia and a cerebral oedema after ingesting a large quantity of alcohol and collapsing in an icy pond.

# belgium - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Belgium holds a day of mourning as Angela Merkel visits flood victims in Germany
# Floods
# Floods

Belgium holds a day of mourning as Angela Merkel visits flood victims in Germany

Jul 20th 2021, 1:44 PM 6,080 Views 1 Comment

At least 200 people have died in western Europe, with rescuers still searching for victims.

# belgium - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Merkel visits ravaged German villages as death toll from worst European flooding in living memory rises to 183
# Floods
# Floods

Merkel visits ravaged German villages as death toll from worst European flooding in living memory rises to 183

Updated Jul 18th 2021, 2:53 PM 34,245 Views 36 Comments
  • 156 people have died in Germany.
  • At least 27 people have also lost their lives in neighbouring Belgium.
  • Historic downpours have also battered Switzerland, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.

# belgium - Friday 16 July, 2021

In photos: Lives lost and homes destroyed as devastating floods sweep Europe
# Extreme Weather
# Extreme Weather

In photos: Lives lost and homes destroyed as devastating floods sweep Europe

Jul 16th 2021, 12:31 PM 23,700 Views 5 Comments

Thousands are homeless after days of heavy storms that caused flash floods in Germany and Belgium.

# belgium - Thursday 15 July, 2021

At least 67 dead in Germany, Belgium as storms ravage Europe
# Flooding
# Flooding

At least 67 dead in Germany, Belgium as storms ravage Europe

Updated Jul 15th 2021, 10:30 PM 45,499 Views 16 Comments

The floods have also affected Luxemburg, the Netherlands and Belgium, where four have died.

# belgium - Friday 2 July, 2021

Magnificent Italy beat Belgium in classic Euro 2020 quarter-final
# Magnifico
From The42
# Magnifico

Magnificent Italy beat Belgium in classic Euro 2020 quarter-final

Updated Jul 2nd 2021, 10:09 PM 38,140 Views 55 Comments

Roberto Mancini’s side were 2-1 winners in Munich.

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