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Gunshots in the center of Brussels, near Place De Brouckère: what we know

Gunshots in the center of Brussels, near Place De Brouckère: what we know

The author(s) is/are still actively sought. The police services were informed on Saturday around 8:20 p.m. via the emergency number 100 of shots fired in the center of the capital, near Place De Brouckère. A man was hit by six bullets in the back and in the posterior. “The victim was taken to the hospital …

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Weather: Belgium is preparing for a heat wave in the coming days

Weather: Belgium is preparing for a heat wave in the coming days

It will be over 30 degrees next weekend. Mathieu GOLINVAUX. By Belga Published on 06/12/2022 at 13:08 Reading time: 1 min LThe weather will remain dry on Sunday afternoon, with sunshine and slightly to partly cloudy skies, the IRM predicts. The maximum will be between 18 or 19ºC at the sea and in the Ardennes …

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The independence of Flanders proposed by Van Grieken “is not realistic”, according to Théo Francken

The independence of Flanders proposed by Van Grieken “is not realistic”, according to Théo Francken

Théo Francken (N-VA) considered “unrealistic” what the president of Vlaams Belang wants, that is to say to declare independence which should then take effect in 2029 after negotiations with the French-speaking people. By the editor Published on 06/12/2022 at 09:16 Reading time: 2 mins LFormer N-VA Secretary of State Theo Francken violently attacks his successor …

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A study degums tires: they pollute more than exhaust pipes

A study degums tires: they pollute more than exhaust pipes

A British study shows that erasers emit more fine particles. Although considerable progress has been made in recent years in terms of automobile pollution, in particular to combat global warming, it is essentially on engines and exhaust emissions that European decision-makers and car manufacturers have focused . To the point that these would no longer …

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Brussels: a man shot in the De Brouckère district

Brussels: a man shot in the De Brouckère district

A security perimeter has been installed around Place De Brouckère. By Belga Published on 06/11/2022 at 21:50 Reading time: 1 min UA man was shot on Saturday evening in the Place De Brouckère district, said the Brussels-Ixelles police, still looking for the perpetrator(s). The police services were informed around 8:20 p.m. via the emergency number …

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Doudou de Mons: crowd success for the descent of the Châsse de Sainte-Waudru

Doudou de Mons: crowd success for the descent of the Châsse de Sainte-Waudru

The crowd was present en masse this Saturday to attend the descent of the Shrine of Sainte-Waudru, kick-off of the Doudou festivities in Mons. It is a symbolic moment when the relics of Sainte-Waudru, considered the founder of the city of Mons, are transmitted from the Dean, representative of religious authority, to the mayor, guardian …

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Several fire trucks are due to intervene this Saturday evening in the center of Brussels

Several fire trucks are due to intervene this Saturday evening in the center of Brussels

Published on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 9:15 p.m. By Gu.G. Several fire trucks had to intervene in the Îlot Sacré, this June 11 around 8 p.m. A fire broke out in the ventilator of a building on Sainte-Catherine Street. This Saturday evening, in rue Sainte-Catherine in the center of Brussels, several fire engines intervened. …

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Three bodies found in a house in Flemish Brabant: the latest elements of the investigation

Three bodies found in a house in Flemish Brabant: the latest elements of the investigation

All three victims were presumably stabbed. The investigation is ongoing. By the editor Published on 06/11/2022 at 18:25 Reading time: 2 mins Lhe police discovered three dead bodies on Saturday morning in a house in Kessel-Lo (Flemish Brabant), the Leuven public prosecutor’s office confirmed. Officers were called to the scene for a stabbing and discovered …

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A man targeted by gunfire in the De Brouckère district of Brussels

A man targeted by gunfire in the De Brouckère district of Brussels

The police services were informed around 8:20 p.m. via the emergency number 100 of shots fired in the center of the capital. A security perimeter has been installed around Place De Brouckère. No information has filtered on the circumstances of the shooting, nor on the identity of the victim. “I have no information on the …

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