Italian cycling veteran Luca Paolini wins Gent-Wevelgem
Italian cycling veteran Luca Paolini wins Gent-Wevelgem

Italian veteran Luca Paolini timed his attack to perfection to take victory at the one-day cobbled classic race Gent-Wevelgem in Belgium on Sunday.

Wales ready for Belgium, Aaron Ramsey says
Wales ready for Belgium, Aaron Ramsey says

Surging Wales can defeat top-notch Belgium in June and close in on reaching the finals of Euro 2016 in France, Aaron Ramsey believes.

Syria`s Assad meets far-right Belgian politician

Syria`s President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday received a delegation of Belgian lawmakers led by far-right Flemish nationalist Filip Dewinter, state media reported.

Uber drivers assaulted in Belgium, says police

Uber drivers in Belgium were assaulted by fake clients this weekend, including by at least one cabbie angered by the lower cost rival, Belgian police said today.

Uber drivers assaulted in Belgium: Police

 Uber drivers in Belgium were assaulted by fake clients this weekend, including by at least one cabbie angered by the lower cost rival, Belgian police said on Monday.

 Adnan Januzaj dropped by Belgium for Euro qualifiers
Adnan Januzaj dropped by Belgium for Euro qualifiers

Belgium coach Marc Wilmots has dropped Manchester United winger Adnan Januzaj for the forthcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers against Cyprus and Israel.

Chechen woman kidnaps her Dutch children to join Islamic State

A Chechen woman living in the Netherlands has taken her two young children against their father's will to join the Islamic State group in Syria, in what is believed to be the first such case, prosecutors said on Monday.

Italy back into FIFA top 10
Italy back into FIFA top 10

Germany remain top of the world rankings in the latest list released by football`s governing body FIFA on Thursday. The World Cup holders head a top 10 which is unchanged from last month`s standings, with the exception of the return of Italy, who push Spain down into 11th place.

Belgian royals hop in to see Pope Francis

Belgium`s King Philippe and his wife Mathilde met Pope Francis on Monday, with the queen hopping into the Vatican on crutches and in a knee brace after a recent fall.

Holders Switzerland crash as Belgium advance in Davis Cup

Holders Switzerland crashed out of the Davis Cup in the first round on Sunday with Belgium advancing 3-2 to the quarter-finals of the men`s team tournament.

Mark Cavendish triumphs at Belgian one-day semi-classic
Mark Cavendish triumphs at Belgian one-day semi-classic

 Britain`s former world champion Mark Cavendish won a sprint finish to claim the Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne semi-classic one-day race in Belgium on Sunday.

Belgium sending 35 military trainers to Iraq

Belgium is to send around 35 soldiers to Iraq to help train the Iraqi army in the fight against the Islamic State jihadist group, the government said Friday.

Belgian cycling great Claude Criquielion dies at 58
Belgian cycling great Claude Criquielion dies at 58

Belgium`s former world cycling champion Claude Criquielion died on Wednesday aged 58 following a severe stroke, the Alost hospital where he was being treated announced.

World champions Germany stay top in FIFA rankings
World champions Germany stay top in FIFA rankings

World champions Germany remain top of the FIFA rankings for January released on Thursday as France drop one spot to eighth without having played.

Belgian Islamists jailed on terrorism charges
Belgian Islamists jailed on terrorism charges

A Belgian court jailed the leader of an Islamist group that sent jihadist fighters to Syria to a 12-year jail term on Wednesday and imprisoned several other members in one of the largest cases of its kind in Europe.

Verdict due in Belgium's largest trial of alleged militants

A Belgian court will deliver its verdict on Wednesday in a trial of 46 people charged with belonging to a terrorist organisation that recruited young men to fight with Islamist militants in Syria.

EU to delay sanctions against Russia

The European Union (EU) Monday decided to delay fresh sanctions on Russia by a week to wait for the outcome of the Minsk talks.

Ex-prostitute recalls the hell of Belgian brothels

Carole was drugged, raped by three men, filmed and threatened at the outset of her three-year descent into the hell of prostitution -- a form of "modern-day slavery" she eventually managed to escape.

Belgium charges four after nationwide anti-terror raids

Four people arrested Friday in raids across Belgium aimed at smashing jihadist recruitment groups have been charged with "participating in the activities of a terrorist group", the federal prosecutor`s office said.

Belgium arrests four in raids targeting Syria recruiters

Belgian police have arrested four people during nationwide raids aimed at smashing groups that recruit jihadists to fight in Syria, prosecutors said on Friday.