A Brussels police officer is being investigated on suspicion of faking breathalyser tests - after colleagues noticed that one of the drivers he had supposedly pulled over had been dead for some time.
Belgium will play England, Panama and Tunisia in the first round of next summer's football World Cup in Russia, it has been announced.
The Red Devils, drawn in Group G, will play their opening match on 18 June in Sochi against Panama, who are playing at their first-ever World Cup.
Belgium's Christmas anti-drink-drive campaign returns for a 24th edition this Friday, with police adopting a new tactic to make it more difficult for motorists to avoid roadside checks.
A ban on single-use plastic bags in all shops across the Brussels region fully takes effect on Friday - although fruit and vegetable bags can continue being used until next September.
Charleroi's new shopping centre, Rive Gauche, had a successful October and November, attracted 620,000 visitors each month, new figures reveal.
The Toussaint weekend saw a 50% increase in ordinary visitor numbers, with an average of 35,000 shoppers per day.
The Brussels-Capital-Region has come to an agreement with the federal government regarding extra homeless shelter space this winter. A delay in the decision as the temperatures have dropped led to discord in government quarters this week.