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Hungry bacteria can extract energy from sewage

By using the contact-stabilisation process, up to 55 per cent of the organic matter could be recovered from sewage.

Netherlands, Belgium play out a 1-1 friendly stalemate ahead of World Cup qualifiers

Netherlands, Belgium play out a 1-1 friendly stalemate ahead of World Cup qualifiers

A penalty from Davy Klaassen gave the Dutch a 38th-minute lead from the penalty spot before Yannick Carrasco levelled eight minutes from the final whistle.

ISIS high command ordered Paris, Brussels attacks: Belgian prosecutor

The jihadist cell that launched deadly attacks on Paris and Brussels received its orders from "very high" in the Islamic State group command, Belgium`s federal prosecutor said Wednesday.

Belgium drama over, EU and Canada to sign trade deal

The Canadian premier wrote back on Twitter: "Great news and I'm looking forward to being there".

Belgium blocks key EU trade deal with Canada

Belgium blocks key EU trade deal with Canada

The deal has been suspended because of objections from one of its regions, Wallonia, BBC reported.

Belgian police say Brussels hostage-taking over, no one injured

Belgian police said they detained a man who held about 15 people hostage in a supermarket on Tuesday evening in the Brussels suburb of Forest, adding that nobody was harmed.

Paris attacker's lawyers resign, say his silence due to constant surveillance

Paris attacker's lawyers resign, say his silence due to constant surveillance

Salah Abdeslam has been held in solitary confinement near Paris since he was captured earlier this year.

Two police officers stabbed in Brussels in suspected terror attack

Two police officers stabbed in Brussels in suspected terror attack

An attacker stabbed two police officers in Brussels on Wednesday in a possible terror incident, the latest attack in a city still reeling from bombings by the Islamic State group that killed 32 people in March.

Five arrested in Europe on suspicion of forming Islamic State cell

Police have arrested five people suspected of forming an Islamic State cell and promoting Islamist militancy in Spain, Belgium and Germany, the Spanish Interior Ministry said on Wednesday.

First mercy killing of minor in Belgium: Report

First mercy killing of minor in Belgium: Report

The Netherlands also allows mercy killings for children, but only for those aged over 12.

Belgium's nuclear plants to get own anti-terrorist unit

Nuclear plants in Belgium were placed under guard by 140 military personnel as part of an anti-terrorist plan following the November 2015 attacks in Paris.

Adorable panda cub takes first steps at Belgian zoo – Watch

Adorable panda cub takes first steps at Belgian zoo – Watch

The pandas, with less than 2,000 pandas worldwide, are in the list of endangered species.

Belgium arrests five suspects after crime lab blast

Belgium arrests five suspects after crime lab blast

The Belgian Police have arrested five suspects after a blast on Monday at the country`s national crime lab just north of Brussels caused major damage but no casualties, prosecutors said.

Roberto Martinez announced Thierry Henry as assistant coach for Belgium

Roberto Martinez announced Thierry Henry as assistant coach for Belgium

Since hanging up his boots, he has been working as a pundit for British television station Sky and as an under-18 coach at Arsenal.

Rio Olympics: Argentina, Belgium advance into hockey final as Germany, Netherlands suffer shocking defeats

Rio Olympics: Argentina, Belgium advance into hockey final as Germany, Netherlands suffer shocking defeats

Argentina stunned Germany, the gold medallists in 2008 and 2012, by 5-2 while Belgium clinched a 3-1 semi-final win over neighbours Netherlands, the 1996 and 2000 champions.

Indian Men's Hockey team face Belgium for a place in Rio Olympic semis after 36 years

Indian Men's Hockey team face Belgium for a place in Rio Olympic semis after 36 years

Belgium have risen in the ranks over the past decade and are rated as one of the most feared teams in world hockey for their attacking style of play.

Belgium releases three held in anti-terror raids

Belgian authorities on Friday released three people who had been detained for questioning following anti-terror raids overnight in the capital Brussels, prosecutors said.

'Terror' probe opened over attack on Belgian police: PM Michel

'Terror' probe opened over attack on Belgian police: PM Michel

"We have been informed by federal prosecutors that an investigation has started for attempted terrorist murder... given certain elements (in the case)," Michel told reporters.

Two Belgian police hurt by machete-wielding assailant shouting `Allahu akbar`

Two Belgian police hurt by machete-wielding assailant shouting `Allahu akbar`

A machete-wielding man who wounded two policewomen on Saturday in the southern Belgian city of Charleroi has died after being shot by officers, police said.

Blast on court premises in Mysuru causes panic, two injured

A low intensity explosion rocked a court premises here on Monday causing panic among lawyers and litigants and leaving at least two persons injured.