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An artist’s impression of how the new Avenue de la Toison d'Or - Boulevard de Waterloo redevelopment would look (© Bruxelles Mobilité)
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In what could be one of the most impressive urban regeneration projects Brussels has ever seen, the Avenue de la Toison d'Or and the Boulevard de Waterloo in the upper part of the city centre will

An image of the meteorite over Brussels taken from one of the cameras of the Fireball Recovery and Interplanetary Observation Network (FRIPON) (©Vigie-Ciel / Institut Royal d’Aéronomie Spatiale de Belgique)
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A “very clear" meteorite was observed over parts of Western Europe early on Friday morning, according to the Mira Observatory, located in Grimbergen, Flanders.

Illustration picture shows a police car of the Brussels-Midi police zone in front of a police station, Sunday 24 May 2020. (BELGA PHOTO THIERRY ROGE)
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Police authorities in Brussels fear repercussions among an already suspicious and frustrated populace after a video surfaced online showing two officers making racist and homophobic remarks while

Fire fighters pictured at a fire broke out on the roof of the BOZAR building in the centre of Brussels. (BELGA PHOTO LAURIE DIEFFEMBACQ)
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The fire at the Palais des Beaux-Arts – Bozar – in Brussels on Monday night has caused more damage than first thought, according to the city’s Building Authority.

Illustration picture shows PMD/ PMC blue garbage bags. (BELGA PHOTO ERIC LALMAND)
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From now on, all plastic packaging will be able to go into PMC/PMD blue refuse bags.

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: Illustration shows a 'Zone 30' road sign in the centre of Brussels. (BELGA PHOTO VIRGINIE LEFOUR)
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The decision by a police court magistrate in a speeding case heard last October does not pose a danger to the newly introduced Zone 30 in the Brussels Region, the office of mobility minister Elke

Airport workers stand in front of the remembrance wall after a tribute ceremony for the victims of the 2016 terrorist attacks at the departure hall of Brussels airport in Zaventem. On March 22 2016, 32 people were killed and 324 got injured in suicide bombings at Brussels airport and the Brussels' subway. (BELGA PHOTO BENOIT DOPPAGNE)
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On Tuesday, Manuel Martinez, a victim of the terrorist attack on Brussels International Airport in Zaventem on 22 March 2016, underwent surgery for the 34th time.

Illustration picture shows people on the Nieuwstraat/ Rue Neuve shopping street in Brussels, Saturday 16 May 2020. (BELGA PHOTO NICOLAS MAETERLINCK)
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Ten years ago, more than a third of the inhabitants of the Brussels region had a Belgian background, now it is a quarter, according to a report from Statbel, the Belgian statistics agency.

BRUSSELS, BELGIUM: illustration picture shows the Sint-Jacob-op-Koudenberg Kerk - Eglise Saint-Jacques-sur-Coudenberg - Church of Saint Jacques-sur-Coudenberg and a statue of Godfried van Bouillon - Godefroy de Bouillon - Godfrey of Bouillon on the Koningsplein - Place Royale square in Brussels (BELGA PHOTO NICOLAS LAMBERT)
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The City of Brussels has given the green light to modified plans for the redevelopment of the Place Royale.

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