About 2,500 demonstrators took over the Rue de la Loi during Wednesday evening rush hour to call for a fairer European migration policy, on the eve of an EU summit debating the refugee crisis.
The Brussels-Capital Region is planning major investments to improve the transport infrastructure outside South Station. According to minister-president Rudi Vervoort (PS), the federal government’s Beliris fund is providing €2.3 million for the project.
The freezing temperatures have caused an underground water pipe to freeze and burst, creating another sinkhole in Brussels. This time the two-square-metre hole has opened up in Avenue Jan Stobbaerts in Schaerbeek.
A traditional Belgian brown cafe seen 130 million times in the video for Stromae's Alors On Danse is about to be demolished.
After 170 years of loyal service, the telegram is being scrapped in Belgium later this month.
Proximus will stop delivering telegrams from 29 December, after it was ruled in 2013 that there was no longer a public interest in keeping the service alive.
Kinepolis in Brussels launched its 4DX cinema experience today with a screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The launch was an invitation-only event, but tomorrow the 4DX film opens to the public in Brussels and Antwerp.