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A sign on a wall in Anderlecht, Brussels, calling for justice for 19-year-old Adil who was killed in a police chase in April 2020 (© Wikipedia Creative Commons / All Rights Reserved)
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The Brussels council chamber postponed the case surrounding the death of 19-year-old Adil indefinitely on Tuesday.

A beer glass sits at a deserted table in a Brussels bar (BELGA PHOTO)
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The catering industry remains closed until at least 8 May, but a pub in the centre of Brussels opens its doors every weekend. Drinkers are welcome, provided they know the password.

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: This handout picture, distributed by the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences RBINS (KBIN-IRSNB) shows a Peregrine Falcon (slechtvalken - faucons pelerines), flying from the Saint-Michael and Saint-Gudula Cathedral, in Brussels. BELGA PHOTO ROYAL BELGIAN INSTITUTE OF NATURAL SCIENCES HANDOUT
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The breeding season for peregrine falcons is again well underway.

An electric car charging station in Brussels, Wednesday 16 September 2020. (BELGA PHOTO KATLEEN VASTIAU)
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At the moment, anyone applying for an electric car charging station must wait at least six months before the installation is possible.

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It’s pretty hard at the moment to be sure who is who when you pass someone in the street, what with facemasks making it more difficult to identify people.

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The Hôtel Hannon in Saint-Gilles will be reborn as a museum at the end of February 2022, after its restoration is complete.

József Szájer speaking in the Hungarian Parliament, October 17th, 2016 (©Andor Elekes)
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The Brussels prosecutor's office has decided to dismiss the case opened against József Szájer for drug possession after the Hungarian MEP was detained having fled from a sex party in November, it

Illustration picture shows shoppers at the Marche du Midi - Zuidmarkt, near Brussels South station, in Brussels, Sunday 14 June 2020. (BELGA PHOTO LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ)
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New data from Belgian statistics agency Statbel reveals that Brussels neighbourhoods have become more diverse over the last 20 years and that the capital is evolving into a cultural melting pot.

A man is led away by police after committing an offence in a Belgian train station. Brussels train stations have seen a significant rise in crime in contrast to stations in other provinces. (BELGA PHOTO NICOLAS MAETERLINCK)
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In contrast to the downward trend in other provinces, crime in Brussels train stations is on the rise.

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