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19/04/2014 Boy among three dead in Belgium shooting

A couple and a young boy were shot dead in an overnight attack near the eastern Belgian city of Liege, media reports said on Saturday.The woman...

19/04/2014 Child killed in Belgium shooting

Two people, one of them a boy of 10, were shot dead and a woman was seriously wounded in an overnight attack near the eastern Belgian city of...

18/04/2014 Shot DR Congo park director evacuated to Nairobi

The Belgian director of a famed national park in the Democratic Republic of Congo who was shot this week by unknown attackers was evacuated to...

18/04/2014 24-hour 'speed trap marathon' finished

The so-called 'speed trap marathon' that started at 6am on Thursday morning, came to a close at 6am on Friday.

18/04/2014 Tourists staying with the public overnight must be reported

The Flemish government confirms that those offering accommodation through the system of Couchsurfing and Airbnb should have a legal permit and take...

18/04/2014 Less anti-social behaviour on buses and trams

Inspectors from the Flemish public transport company De Lijn filed 1,306 incident reports for cases of anti-social behaviour during 2013.

17/04/2014 Expats in Belgium do not feel safe on their bikes

A straw poll conducted on the internet admittedly among a very small number of respondents suggests 80 percent of expats are unhappy with the...

 
 
 
 
 
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