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Dieven roven kassaportefeuille 'De Zoete Bron'
Rather alarming - €2000 cash stolen on Monday from one of our favourite local restaurants.
june 2019 by nwlinks
Belgium’s democratic experiment
The Ostbelgien Modell - bringing a permanent citizens' assembly into policy-making.
Belgium  democracy 
april 2019 by nwlinks
Brussels - A lovely melting-pot
Glorious data visualisation of where Brussels' many migrants have come from and now live.
Belgium  migration  Maps 
april 2019 by nwlinks
Strange German Exclaves in Belgium
Cut off from the rest of Germany by a Belgian railway line. (The railway closed in 2001.)
Belgium  germany  Maps 
march 2019 by nwlinks
Becoming Belgian
@GarethHarding has joined the club.
belgium  brexit 
february 2019 by nwlinks
Banksy works worth £12m impounded in Belgium after legal row
Extraordinary, and yet somehow appropriate. (Thanks @AlbrehtT for the tip.)
Art  Belgium 
november 2018 by nwlinks
Tachtig procent maïs en witloof verloren door de hitte
The impact of the heatwave on our own commune: 80% of the corn and endive crops have been lost.
climatechange  Belgium 
august 2018 by nwlinks
Brussels, city of spies
Not really news to some of us. @KristofClerix has been writing about it for years.
belgium  espionage 
august 2018 by nwlinks
I've Got Some Things to Say
Romelu Lukaku’s searing personal story.
belgium  football 
july 2018 by nwlinks
Time to stop laughing at Belgium
POLITICO on the national football team.
belgium  football 
july 2018 by nwlinks
How Belgium is defeating the gender pay gap
"if you want to close the gender pay gap, join a trade union."
sexandgenderandsexuality  Belgium  economy 
april 2018 by nwlinks
Problemen Desiro tonen federaal wanbeleid NMBS
Long piece from August 2015 about rail policy, still relevant.
belgium  rail 
january 2017 by nwlinks
In defense of the Walloons
@timkingbru explains the CETA situation.
eu  canada  ttip  Belgium 
october 2016 by nwlinks
Belgium is No Failed State
Sir Michael Leigh with a breath of sanity.
Belgium  waronterror 
april 2016 by nwlinks
Comiccon Brussels review
@Torettox84 had the same experience as me at @Comic_Con_BXL.
sf  Belgium 
march 2016 by nwlinks
The Iron Harvest
A century has passed and the First World War still has the power to kill.
war  france  Belgium 
january 2016 by nwlinks
Taxi tax scrutinised
Uber backlash goes unexpectedly.
october 2015 by nwlinks
End in sight for Schuman station works
We live in hope! (Will make a huge difference for me!)
september 2015 by nwlinks
The ambassador’s tale
When what happens in Belgium gets warped by the U.S. political scene.
uspolitics  belgium 
july 2015 by nwlinks
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