PM Modi greets Belgium on National Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday extended his greetings to the Government of Belgium on its National Day.

Value our deep-rooted ties with Belgium: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday greeted Belgians on their National Day, saying India has always valued its deep-rooted ties with Belgium.

Davis Cup: Britain on verge of semis, Belgium, Argentina cruise through
Davis Cup: Britain on verge of semis, Belgium, Argentina cruise through

Great Britain edged closer to their first Davis Cup semi-finals in 34 years on Saturday while 28-time champions Australia stayed alive in their quest to make the last four.

Israel vows probe after football `riot` in Belgium

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu promised Friday a probe into a football team noted for racism against Arabs after supporters rioted at a match in Belgium over alleged anti-Jewish taunts.

HWL Semifinals: Last-minute goal helps Australia down Belgium in title encounter
HWL Semifinals: Last-minute goal helps Australia down Belgium in title encounter

Chris Ciriello sent a low drag flick into the right corner of the goal in the dying seconds for World champion Australia to defeat host Belgium 1-0 in the title encounters of the World League Semifinals at the KHC Dragons Stadium here on Sunday.

Right to die: Belgian doctors grant euthanasia to 24-year-old depressed woman

Zee Media Bureau

Brussels: Doctors in Belgium have given the green signal to a medically depressed woman to end her own life. The otherwise healthy woman has qualified for euthanasia under Belgian law, even though she is not terminally ill.

Conceding soft goals put us under enormous pressure: Sardar Singh
Conceding soft goals put us under enormous pressure: Sardar Singh

Captain Sardar Singh said conceding two soft goals early in the semifinal against Belgium proved disastrous for India in the Hockey World League Semifinals at the KHC Stadium here on Friday.

HWL Semifinals: World champions Australia set up title clash with Belgium
HWL Semifinals: World champions Australia set up title clash with Belgium

World champions Australia overcame some stiff resistance put up by Great Britain to notch up a 3-1 win and set up a title contest against Belgium in the men's Hockey World League Semifinals here.

Jasjit Singh's success brings hockey village Sansarpur back in focus
Jasjit Singh's success brings hockey village Sansarpur back in focus

 Young player Jasjit Singh Kular's fine show in the ongoing World League Semifinals has brought a village on the outskirts of Punjab's Jalandhar city back into the focus of the hockey fraternity.

Bus carrying British children crashes in Belgium, driver dead

 A British bus with 34 children on board overturned and crashed on a motorway in Belgium on Sunday morning, killing a driver, a local mayor said.

India aspire for good show against Australia
India aspire for good show against Australia

Their campaign passing along smoothly, India will now look to upstage fancied world champions Australia in their last preliminary match of the World League semifinals on Sunday.

Hockey World League Semi-Final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...
Hockey World League Semi-Final: India vs Pakistan - As it happened...

In a high-voltage HIL World Hockey League Semi-Final match, arch-rivals India and Pakistan played a 2-2 draw at Antwerp, Belgium.

Burundi vice president flees after opposing president's third term

One of Burundi`s vice presidents has fled to Belgium, saying he had been threatened after denouncing President Pierre Nkurunziza`s bid for a third term in office, an allegation denied by the government.

World League Semifinals: World champions Australia spike Pakistan's challenge 6-1
World League Semifinals: World champions Australia spike Pakistan's challenge 6-1

World champions Australia displayed their prowess in a 6-1 drubbing of Pakistan in the preliminary league of the hockey World League Semifinals at the KHC Dragons Stadium here.

Will not give ball possession easily: Lalit Upadhyay
Will not give ball possession easily: Lalit Upadhyay

Confident after registering two wins in the ongoing Hockey World League Semi-Final, Indian midlfielder Lalit Upadhayay said the team will look to improve ball-possession in the next couple of games against Pakistan and Australia.

Hockey World League: New Zealand challenge for Indian hockey eves
Hockey World League: New Zealand challenge for Indian hockey eves

Following its 0-1 loss to Belgium in the Hockey World League (HWL) Semi-Final, the Indian women's hockey team faces a tough opponent in New Zealand in a pool B contest here on Tuesday.

Belgium marks International Yoga Day

Several thousand people attended International Yoga Day events in major cities across Belgium on Sunday.

Defence structure needs to be strengthened: Birendra Lakra
Defence structure needs to be strengthened: Birendra Lakra

The Indian men's hockey team might have come up with a brilliant performance in the first match of the ongoing FIH World League Semi-Final 2015, but defender Birendra Lakra feels the side needs to work harder on its defence.

Belgium to unblock frozen Russian diplomatic accounts: Foreign minister

 Belgium will unblock Russian embassy accounts that had been frozen over legal claims by shareholders of former oil company Yukos, the EU country`s foreign minister said Saturday, after Moscow vowed retaliation.

Hockey World League Semifinals: Ramandeep's late goal helps India beat France 3-2
Hockey World League Semifinals: Ramandeep's late goal helps India beat France 3-2

Indian men's hockey team fired in a goal two minutes from the final hooter through Ramandeep Singh to pull off a 3-2 win over France and begin their FIH World League Semifinals campaign on a winning note here on Saturday.