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# belgium - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

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

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

Updated Tue 3:32 PM 14,045 Views 9 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 57,787 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 18,406 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 12,332 Views 35 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 7,075 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 20,533 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 2,553 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 42,928 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 33,234 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 104,296 Views 27 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 4,770 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 22,303 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 6,996 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 4,891 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 6,564 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 56,145 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 40,217 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 6,050 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 34,203 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 23,624 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 45,465 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 38,099 Views 55 Comments

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

# belgium - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Belgium waiting on Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard fitness ahead of Italy clash
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Belgium waiting on Kevin De Bruyne and Eden Hazard fitness ahead of Italy clash

Jul 1st 2021, 9:09 PM 3,368 Views 0 Comments

Manager Roberto Martinez will make a late decision on the injured pair.

# belgium - Sunday 27 June, 2021

Hazard on target as Belgium dump holders Portugal out of Euro 2020
# Back Of The Net
From The42
# Back Of The Net

Hazard on target as Belgium dump holders Portugal out of Euro 2020

Jun 27th 2021, 10:10 PM 28,307 Views 36 Comments

Belgium will now face Italy in the quarter-final.

# belgium - Monday 21 June, 2021

Lukaku on target again as Belgium beat Finland to progress as group winners
# Onwards
From The42
# Onwards

Lukaku on target again as Belgium beat Finland to progress as group winners

Jun 21st 2021, 9:58 PM 3,683 Views 1 Comment

Belgium broke down the stubborn Finns to maintain their perfect start to Euro 2020.

# belgium - Sunday 20 June, 2021

Belgium bans British travellers over Delta variant concerns
# Covid19
# Covid19

Belgium bans British travellers over Delta variant concerns

Jun 20th 2021, 10:04 AM 30,099 Views 27 Comments

Tighter travel restrictions on arrivals from Britain into Ireland rook effect on Tuesday.

# belgium - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Belgium spoil Eriksen tribute with comeback win over Denmark as De Bruyne stars
# King Kev
From The42
# King Kev

Belgium spoil Eriksen tribute with comeback win over Denmark as De Bruyne stars

Updated Jun 17th 2021, 7:48 PM 7,766 Views 10 Comments

The match was paused after 10 minutes for a minute’s applause for Christian Eriksen.

# belgium - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Belgium to kick ball out of play as mark of respect to Christian Eriksen
# Support
From The42
# Support

Belgium to kick ball out of play as mark of respect to Christian Eriksen

Jun 16th 2021, 9:03 PM 14,836 Views 5 Comments

Denmark host the Belgians in Copenhagen on Thursday evening.

# belgium - Saturday 12 June, 2021

Belgium send out signal to rest of Europe with stunning opening win
# Euro 2020
From The42
# Euro 2020

Belgium send out signal to rest of Europe with stunning opening win

Jun 12th 2021, 10:11 PM 13,126 Views 5 Comments

Belgium played Russia off the park this evening – winning 3-0.

# belgium - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Henry rejoins Belgium's coaching staff for Euro 2020 and departs BBC punditry role
# Guess Who's Back
From The42
# Guess Who's Back

Henry rejoins Belgium's coaching staff for Euro 2020 and departs BBC punditry role

May 30th 2021, 6:53 PM 8,283 Views 4 Comments

Henry served as second assistant to manager Roberto Martinez during Belgium’s run to the 2018 World Cup semi-finals.

# belgium - Monday 17 May, 2021

Fellaini not included in Belgium Euros squad while Modric leads Croatia
# Line-ups
From The42
# Line-ups

Fellaini not included in Belgium Euros squad while Modric leads Croatia

May 17th 2021, 7:42 PM 10,869 Views 1 Comment

Fellaini has not played for Belgium since the 2018 World Cup.

# belgium - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Early goal defeats Ireland again but more encouraging signs ahead of World Cup qualifiers
# WNT
From The42
# WNT

Early goal defeats Ireland again but more encouraging signs ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Apr 11th 2021, 9:02 PM 17,993 Views 4 Comments

Vera Pauw’s side suffered a 1-0 loss against Belgium.

As it happened: Belgium v Republic of Ireland, International Friendly From The42
Live Apr 11th 2021, 5:50 PM

As it happened: Belgium v Republic of Ireland, International Friendly

# belgium - Saturday 10 April, 2021

World Cup qualification the goal as Ireland's Liverpool star 'still not over' Euros shortcoming
# Friendly Fires
From The42
# Friendly Fires

World Cup qualification the goal as Ireland's Liverpool star 'still not over' Euros shortcoming

Apr 10th 2021, 7:15 AM 1,929 Views 0 Comments

‘It was a bit sickening to be honest, still a really hard pill to swallow,’ says Niamh Fahey.

# belgium - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

US-born striker Carusa 'humbled' as she pushes for first Ireland start
# California Dreams
From The42
# California Dreams

US-born striker Carusa 'humbled' as she pushes for first Ireland start

Apr 6th 2021, 4:32 PM 17,173 Views 5 Comments

The San Diego native is set to get a chance to impress in the friendlies against Denmark and Belgium.

# belgium - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Belgian police clash with large crowd at 'April Fool's' party in Brussels park
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgian police clash with large crowd at 'April Fool's' party in Brussels park

Apr 1st 2021, 10:50 PM 27,096 Views 49 Comments

The festival, dubbed ‘La Boum’ or ‘the party’, had been advertised on social media and police warned that it was a fake event on April Fool’s Day.

# belgium - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

7 goals for Netherlands, 8 for Belgium and 14 for Japan in big World Cup qualifier wins
# Goal Crazy
From The42
# Goal Crazy

7 goals for Netherlands, 8 for Belgium and 14 for Japan in big World Cup qualifier wins

Mar 30th 2021, 10:16 PM 9,525 Views 6 Comments

There was some one-sided victories in tonight’s qualifiers.

# belgium - Tuesday 16 March, 2021

60,000 Belgians take government to court over alleged climate inaction
# Belgium
# Belgium

60,000 Belgians take government to court over alleged climate inaction

Mar 16th 2021, 2:11 PM 6,458 Views 0 Comments

The pleadings, which began today, are due to last until 26 March.

# belgium - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Germany and France to give AstraZeneca vaccine to over 65s, Belgium approves it for over 55s
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Germany and France to give AstraZeneca vaccine to over 65s, Belgium approves it for over 55s

Mar 4th 2021, 11:17 AM 10,153 Views 11 Comments

Ireland is currently only using this vaccine for people aged 18-69.

# belgium - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Germany and Belgium seize 23 tonnes of cocaine in record European haul
# Drugs Bust
# Drugs Bust

Germany and Belgium seize 23 tonnes of cocaine in record European haul

Feb 24th 2021, 2:29 PM 34,055 Views 37 Comments

Dutch police said the drugs were bound for a destination in the Netherlands.

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