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#Belgium

# belgium - Saturday 10 April, 2021

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

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

Apr 10th 2021, 7:15 AM 1,899 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
# California Dreams

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

Apr 6th 2021, 4:32 PM 17,085 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
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Belgian police clash with large crowd at 'April Fool's' party in Brussels park

Apr 1st 2021, 10:50 PM 27,043 Views 47 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
# 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 9,491 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
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60,000 Belgians take government to court over alleged climate inaction

Mar 16th 2021, 2:11 PM 6,395 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
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# Vaccination

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

Mar 4th 2021, 11:17 AM 10,124 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
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# Drugs Bust

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

Feb 24th 2021, 2:29 PM 33,907 Views 37 Comments

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

# belgium - Sunday 15 November, 2020

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

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

Nov 15th 2020, 7:25 PM 37,338 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
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# Brussels Birds

Belgium announces measures for avian flu outbreak

Nov 14th 2020, 3:21 PM 86,622 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
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# Coronavirus

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

Oct 19th 2020, 12:29 PM 29,776 Views 55 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
# Cycling

Sam Bennett sprints to third stage victory in Belgium

Aug 18th 2020, 4:55 PM 4,804 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
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Belgian city of Antwerp implements nighttime curfew as Covid-19 cases surge

Jul 28th 2020, 7:33 AM 22,237 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
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# Gone Bust

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

Updated Jun 30th 2020, 7:03 PM 30,407 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
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# Brabant Killers

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

Jun 16th 2020, 10:37 PM 32,840 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
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Belgium reopens cold case over possible link to Madeleine McCann suspect

Jun 11th 2020, 1:16 PM 21,170 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
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# Leopold II

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

Jun 9th 2020, 7:30 PM 30,403 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
# Setting A New Standard

Fellaini lends €3 million to struggling former club - report

Apr 30th 2020, 5:00 PM 13,415 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
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# Carnival Of Aalst

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

Dec 13th 2019, 10:00 PM 29,541 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
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# Migrant Crisis

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

Oct 30th 2019, 4:33 PM 25,179 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
# Ibrahimovic

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

Oct 19th 2019, 3:45 PM 8,873 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
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Fugitive ex-Catalan leader hands himself in to authorities after new warrant issued

Oct 18th 2019, 11:59 AM 12,882 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
# No Problem

Concerns about Eden Hazard being overweight dismissed by Belgium boss Martinez

Oct 9th 2019, 8:16 PM 7,839 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
# Issue

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

Oct 3rd 2019, 1:47 PM 11,523 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
# Sam The Man

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

Aug 12th 2019, 8:04 PM 5,418 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
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# Vestiville

Cancelled Belgium music festival drawing comparisons to disastrous Fyre Festival

Jun 30th 2019, 4:29 PM 59,375 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
# New Arrival

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

Jun 20th 2019, 3:29 PM 5,605 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
# Struggles

Belgium boss Martinez urges Lukaku to leave Man United

Jun 18th 2019, 7:47 AM 6,282 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
# 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 5,328 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
# Reunited

Hazard will make the difference at Real Madrid - Courtois

Jun 9th 2019, 11:38 AM 3,469 Views 4 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
# Not Having It

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

Jun 3rd 2019, 2:55 PM 102,914 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
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# 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
# Red DEvils

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

May 21st 2019, 3:28 PM 5,360 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
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# 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 39,420 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
# Outspoken

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

May 8th 2019, 5:41 PM 13,629 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
# Roundup

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

May 6th 2019, 10:30 PM 11,118 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
# 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
# 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
# Blooper

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

Mar 22nd 2019, 11:39 AM 7,808 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
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# Armando

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

Mar 19th 2019, 3:35 PM 21,314 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
# End Of The Road

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

Mar 8th 2019, 9:18 AM 3,328 Views 1 Comment

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

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