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International vegan march to be held in Brussels this weekend

An annual, global vegan march will be held in Brussels for the first time on August 25. The Official Animal Rights March was founded by the UK animal rights organisation Surge and was organised in London for the first time in 2016. The Brussels leg of the march will begin with organisers giving...

Brussels-City and Forest most expensive municipalities to move

Locals who want to move into a new building typically contact their local municipal administration to arrange for no-parking signs to be put up. These traffic signs must be reserved and paid for in advance at city hall. The no-parking signs are placed by municipal workers shortly before the moving...

Beautiful duplex for rent in Waterloo (2nd & 3th floors, 120 sqm)

The building, located in a green & calm two ha park, is close to the centre of Waterloo (shops, international schools, train station …). The apartment includes an entrance hall, a living room (30 sqm) with a balcony (13 sqm, South-West orientation), a semi-equipped kitchen and a toilet. Upstairs are the master bedroom (15 sqm) with an en-suite bathroom, 2 additional bedrooms (11 & 12 sqm), a shower room, a WC and cupboards. Parking space and cellar in the basement.

1000€/month + 250€ provision charges. Available immediately.

Pickpocket in hospital after trying to steal from boxing champion

A pickpocket in Ixelles was left with a fractured skull after trying to steal from a three-time world boxing champion. Youssef Boughanem, nicknamed Terminator, was eating takeaway chips on Place Flagey while waiting for a friend, when he caught a man trying to steal the mobile phone from his pocket...

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'The Death of K9 Cigo'

During Brussels Gallery Weekend, Harlan Levey Projects and Botanique will present a new video diptych by Emmanuel Van der Auwera spread between the two

Heat wave disastrous for Limburg’s apple crop

Orchardists in the Haspengouw region of Limburg are reporting that up to one-third of their crops have been lost to rot, due to the unprecedented temperatures reached in July. “I’ve never seen anything like this in my life,” one apple grower told VRT. Temperatures in Haspengouw surpassed 40 degrees...

Belgian fishing vessels bring rubbish back to shore

Paint cans, ropes, beach towels, cables, bicycles, a “half a cow” and endless varieties of plastic bottles and jugs. Those are just a few of the items brought up out of the oceans by Belgian fishing boats every day as part of the Fishing for Litter project. The European initiative recruits...

Use of laughing gas among youth ‘out of control’

More young people are using small canisters of nitrous oxides, also known as laughing gas, to get high. The pressurised canisters are readily available in shops as well as online. Pieter Debaets, director of recreation park De Ster in the East Flemish town of Sint-Niklaas, told De Standaard that...

VUB self-healing robot research gets funding boost

Vrij Universiteit Brussel (VUB) is helping to develop the next generation of self-healing robots. The robots will be able to detect when they are damaged and heal themselves. The €3 million funding is being provided in the framework of the EU’s Future & Emerging Technologies programme. The...

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