In Belgium's port city of Antwerp, residents live in fear of eruptions of violence between the gangs that control Europe's vast cocaine trade. The city is the main port of entry into Europe for Latin American cocaine, a business controlled by transnational cartels with an increasing reputation for the most extreme violence.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium launches its largest ever trial on Wednesday to determine whether 10 accused men played a part in the 2016 Islamist bombings of Brussels airport and the city’s metro that killed 32 people and injured more than 300.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The newly crowned Oregon Beer Showdown winner is one of the event's more-improbable champions. That is, Monkless Belgian Ales began as a No. 14 seed when the 2022 bracket began. Driven by a rabid fan base, Bend-based Monkless plowed through the field, culminating in a finals win over its neighbor Crux Fermentation. Monkless collected more than 65% of the finals vote.
Chelsea Legend Didier Drogba: “Inter’s Romelu Lukaku Essential For Belgium, His Absence Is Felt When He Doesn’t Play”
Legendary former Chelsea, Marseille, and Galatasaray striker Didier Drogba feels that when Inter striker Romelu Lukaku is missing for the Belgian national team, he is truly irreplaceable. Speaking to Belgian broadcaster RTBF, via FCInterNews, Drogba highlighted the special nature of Lukaku and the fact that replicating his contribution is next...
From torture and murder in the Netherlands and Serbia to an unprecedented web of corruption in Belgium, the Sky ECC investigation has shone a light into some of Europe's darkest corners. After English, the most common language used on Sky ECC was Albanian, investigators found.
In 2019, Tamino accumulated a healthy amount of buzz for his debut album, Amir. But when the pandemic hit, the Belgian-Egyptian artist canceled his tour, turned off his social media and went dark. Now, more than two years later, comes the new record, Sahar. Tamino stopped by the World Cafe...
TheWrap magazine: The 31-year-old Belgian director talks about how he portrays friendship and tenderness in his moving new film
Lafayette and Louisiana officials signed off on agreements Tuesday that will help enable the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the University of Namur in Belgium to create a student exchange between the two institutions. The agreement, which was signed in Belgium earlier this semester, will enable a UL student...
Sawing strings and howling feedback meet sharp cuts and syncopation swirls. The Belgian-German-American fusion of these three fields of force certainly did not fail to have an effect when it premiered in Berlin at A L’ARME! Vol X. AMADOU - ILLVIBE - CRUDUP III - live @ Radialsystem, Berlin | 2022 A series by @berta.berlin and A L'ARME! Festival. Watch all concert films here: https://www.alarmefestival.de/concert-films-alarme Performer FARIDA AMADOU - ELECTRIC BASS, ELECTRONICS VINCENT VON SCHLIPPENBACH / A.K.A. DJ ILLVIBE - TURNTABLES WARREN G. CRUDUP III - DRUMS More about AMADOU - ILLVIBE - CRUDUP III ▶ https://www.instagram.com/___fariiiiiiiida ▶ https://www.instagram.com/traedrummer ▶...
Former Manchester United winger Largie Ramazani has established as a first-choice player over three seasons with Almeria. The Belgian helped Almeria win promotion last season and has shone this term in his first campaign in the La Liga. Here, Ramazani discusses his time with Almeria and scoring against Real Madrid...
Belgium 'fed you, gave you jobs' and you 'ransack it?' – Belgian influencer rages after Moroccans riot over World Cup win
After Morocco’s shock World Cup victory over Belgium, a Belgian TIkTok influencer is questioning why fans of Morocco’s national football team, who live in Belgium, rioted and destroyed the cities that took them in as migrants. “Morocco has won. It has won against Belgium… You live in Belgium, but you are ransacking Belgium after your […]
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette partnered with a university in Belgian to establish a student exchange program between the two schools. UL Lafayette is joining forces with the University of Namur, an institution that is located in a town that is considered to be Lafayette’s twin city. CODOFIL (The Council for the Development of French in Louisiana) and La Fondation Louisiane helped make this partnership possible.
Sunday night was a night of celebration, bonfires, fun, and laughter in Belgian cities, but in some places, the revelry turned into full-scale riots. It wasn’t Advent candles, but cars, dustbins, and shops that were lit up by enthusiastic New Belgians. They are Moroccans, in fact, and so it was with little restraint that they […]
At Christmas, there’s always room to give yourself or your guests a treat in the form of an indulgent decadent dessert. That’s one of the guiding principles of Couverture Desserts, creators of the award-winning SuperValu Signature Tastes yule log. Handmade with a delicious chocolate sponge, decorated with Belgian chocolate icing, and finished with shimmering chocolate gold flakes, the yule log is a delectable, festive tradition that will add drama to any table.