BRUSSELS Top Stories

Chimay.
2016-08-26, WorldNews.com
A blast has destroyed half a sports center in Chimay, Belgium on Thursday night according to The Guardian. At least one person has died and four have been injured from...
An Apple iMac computer in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
2016-08-25, The Independent
There’s a certain irony in the US criticising the EU for behaving as a...
Arabnews: Author: AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE Sun, 2016-08-28 ID: 1472327321617313600 LA HULPE: Hundreds of people turned out Saturday to pay their respects at the funeral of Belgian jazz legend “Toots” Thielemans, who died last week after a glittering career...
The Jerusalem Post: After a displeased customer on a Brussels airline complained about halva made in the territories, the snack was removed from the menu, causing discontent with the Israeli embassy. ......
Topix: A new round of talks between the Greek government and international creditors will resume on Aug. 29 in Brussels during the first Euro Working Group meeting after the summer lull. Greece's ministers of finance and economy EuclidTsakalotos and Yorgos Stathakis...
Madison: BRUSSELS (AP) — The world's largest brewer, AB Inbev, expects to cut about 3 percent of its total workforce — equivalent to thousands of jobs — once it completes its huge takeover of its closest rival, SABMiller. ......
The Japan News: The Associated PressBRUSSELS (AP) — Former France striker Thierry Henry was appointed as an assistant to new Belgium coach Roberto Martinez on Friday as the talent-packed team seeks to shake off its underachiever tag. Martinez, announcing his first squad since...
Business Insider: Donald Trump. There's a strikingly similar way to how Donald Trump has reacted to recent tragedies. A review of the Republican presidential nominee's tweets found that in the aftermath of such events, Trump tends to reflect attention back on himself. The...
The Guardian: Cecilia Malmström, the EU trade commissioner, will take a hard line on new trade deals...
Press TV: A former British cabinet secretary says leaving the European Union (EU) is not an inevitable move for the United Kingdom (UK), despite the referendum vote to leave. Gus O’Donnell, a cabinet secretary from 2005-2011, suggested that the UK could remain...
Sputnik: Austrian ChancellorChristian Kern criticized the position of the European Commission PresidentJean-Claude Juncker on continuation of talks between Ankara and Brussels on visa-free regime introduction and possible accession of Turkey to the 28-nation bloc....
Public Technologies: (Source: URBSFA/KBVB - UnionRoyaleBelge des Sociétés de Football-Association) Roberto Martínez has announced his first squad list as our head coach. 25 Belgian RedDevils have been selected for our upcoming friendly game against Spain (September 1, 20:45,...
The Hindu: It was a cold winter afternoon as we drove to Assi Ghat, and I sat in wonder, absorbing my new surroundings. People and cows sat about in idle stupor, chewing, staring, and watching cars go by. As we drove away from the airport, layers of time peeled away, and...
Business Insider: AppleCEOTim Cook. The US and the European Union are gearing up for an epic showdown over Apple's tax bill — and it could happen as soon as next week. The Financial Times reports that the...
Huffington Post: MPs could be sidelined by Theresa May over Brexit, with the Prime Minister reportedly set to deny them a vote before formally triggering the process of leaving the European Union. The Prime Minister is facing legal challenges over whether she has the right to...