Tag: Belgium

Belgium Meteorological Institute issues new storm warning

JN/Agencies Yesterday at 7:22 pm Some of the Belgian localities affected by last week’s floods reinforced, this Saturday, the precautionary measures, after the Royal Institute of Meteorology of Belgium issued orange warning for new storms, during the weekend….

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Spa towns from seven European countries receive World Heritage status

Karlovy Vary, in the Czech Republic © Martin Divisek / EPA A group of large European spas and spa towns were included in the prestigious World Heritage list for the “exceptional testimony” of the practice from the 18th…

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After 60 days, the hunger strike of 470 people in Brussels ended.

© AFP In a statement, issued on National Day, the Belgian government welcomed the end of the 60-day hunger strike, considering it the only good decision. Prime Minister Alexandre de Croo said that “a government cannot give in to…

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The flood claimed more than 30 lives in Wallonia

The Walloon government is releasing two billion euros (710 billion forints) to help the victims of last week ‘s extraordinary rains, MTI reported. The local press also said on Thursday that the death toll from the flood has…

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Belgium takes a tribute to the victims of the floods

Posted on: 20/07/2021 – 04:29 Belgium observes Tuesday a day of national mourning, after the terrible floods which left about thirty dead and dozens of missing in the country. The inhabitants will observe a minute of silence at…

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Rivers in Belgium and the Netherlands began to wane

Water levels in most rivers have stagnated or started to decline by the end of the week after heavy rains began on Wednesday, writes MTI. Rescue operations are being phased out in Belgium and the Netherlands. Additional casualties…

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To 190 death toll from floods in Germany and Belgium rises

JN/Agencies Today at 7:36 pm At least 190 people died in the aftermath of floods and floods that affected Germany and Belgium during the week, according to new official figures, with the Belgian authorities announcing the end of…

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Merkel promises "urgent help" before scenario "surreal" of floods

JN/Agencies Today at 4:40 pm German Chancellor Angela Merkel promised this Sunday “urgent help” to victims of the floods in the west of the country, which so far caused 156 deaths and whose effects she described as “surreal”….

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more than 180 dead in Europe, Angela Merkel will go to the bedside of the victims

Posted on: 18/07/2021 – 08:08 The toll of the devastating floods that hit Europe continues to grow heavier: Germany mourns at least 156 dead and Belgium 27 dead, according to a still provisional toll. The damage is considerable…

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Rises to 168 death toll in floods in Germany and Belgium

JN/Agencies Today at 20:41 At least 168 people died as a result of torrential rains and the consequent floods and floods that have affected in recent days, above all, Germany and Belgium, indicated this Saturday a new assessment…

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Belgian Super Cup: a minute of silence in tribute to the victims of the floods that hit Belgium

At least 27 people have lost their lives in the severe weather that has hit the country in recent days. . Disclaimer: If you need to update/edit/remove this news or article then please contact our support team Learn…

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Club Brugge dominate Genk and claim 16th Belgian Supercopa (videos)

Philippe Clement’s men have ideally started their season. Lhe Club Brugge won the 41st Belgian Supercup by beating KRC Genk 3-2 on Saturday at their Jan Breydel stadium. Bongonda opened the scoring for Genk (44th). Mitrovic, (45th +…

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Floods in Europe have already caused 155 deaths

Authorities admit there may be more dead © Remko de Waal/EPA The death toll from the heavy rains and floods that are lashing parts of Central Europe has risen to 133 in Germany, bringing the death toll in…

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Floods: Apple will donate to support Belgium and Germany

Tim Cook, the boss of the American company, announced the news on his Twitter account. The terrible floods that ravaged part of Western Europe moved the whole world. In America, Apple boss Tim Cook has pledged on his…

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Floods have killed 153 people in Europe

JN/Agencies Today at 8:19 am The death toll from the heavy rains and floods that are lashing parts of Central Europe has risen to 133 in Germany, bringing the death toll in Europe to 153. “According to updated…

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dozens of dead, Germany and Belgium looking for missing

After the murderous bad weather that hit several European countries including Germany and Belgium, the population is in shock. According to a provisional report, nearly 130 people have died in these floods of an indisputable magnitude and the…

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Travel: Belgium returns to orange on the ECDC map

Last week only Brussels was orange in color, but increasing infection rates mean that our country is now completely orange. LBelgium is again shown in orange on the map of the European Center for Disease Control (ECDC). Neighboring…

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Impressive images of the floods in Belgium (videos)

LThe Royal Meteorological Institute (IRM) places the province of Liège in code red in anticipation of the abundant rainfall expected over the next 24 hours over at least a quarter of the province, IRM weather forecast manager David…

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Dieumerci Mbokani leaves Antwerp and Belgium: striker heads to Kuwait

The Congolese striker, quoted in several Belgian clubs, ended up choosing a more exotic destination for the rest of his career. Dieumerci Mbokani signed a contract with Al Kuwait, the Kuwaiti football club announced on Monday evening. The…

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Olivia and Arthur are the most popular first names in Belgium in 2020

Once again, the first names Olivia and Arthur are the preferred names of Belgians for newborns. PFor the second year in a row, the most popular baby girl name for newborns in Belgium in 2020 is Olivia. On…

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