"“This is a Christian country... If you go to Turkey or Saudi Arabia and start to discredit Islam, the reaction will be the same”"
Student who fled to Austria from Chechnya
"This study shows how governments in Europe ... are fuelling dangerous climate change and air pollution with taxpayers’ money.""
Overseas Development Institute
"Thousands of seeds of a single species can be kept alive for tens or hundreds of years""
Maria Manuela Sim-Sim
Curator, Seed Bank A. L. Belo Correia
"He has independence at his core. It is not something that he has improvised"
Friend of Carles Puigdemont
"There will be no cheating. The process is set in a way that you can't cheat. Even at the precinct, the walls of the precinct or the doors of the polling places we will have the results posted."
"“My family are talking about Catalan independence in a WhatsApp group and it’s like hmmmm, I’m going to shut up,”"
"Sound needs to endure"
Music Director, Berlin Staatsoper
"It is so important for me, I have got the gold medal!"
Asian Games swimming champion, China
A small German-speaking corner of Belgium has given itself a new name, stirring controversy across a country where names and language are tools of political warfare, and stoking fears that the long-de
As a local government, we believe in a pro-active and two-sided approach, not only speeding up the integration process for the refugees themselves, but also allowing organisations and citizens to get to know newcomers.
Just a day after the attack in London, Belgian police have arrested a man accused of driving at speed into a pedestrianised street in Antwerp and forcing people to jump out of the…
Families of the dead, survivors and officials have joined together in Brussels – to remember the victims of the city’s terror attacks, one year on.
Belgium has been marking the first anniversary of the Brussels airport and metro attacks.
Marc Wilmots has been appointed head coach of the Ivory Coast.
These are tough times for those countering terrorism in Europe, as the so called Islamic State changes its strategy.
This edition of Futuris visited a factory in Belgium which specialises in dyeing fabrics.
Would you drink this water?
A man with suspected militant links has been detained in Brussels after police found two gas canisters in his car.
Ben Hermans proved to be the fastest man on day two of the Tour of Oman.
A Belgian mobility minister was left red-faced after his bike was stolen at an event to promote cycle lanes.
No bag, no keys, no wallet and no ID.
The Belgian region of Wallonia garnered international attention last year.
A Belgian digital-marketing and tech company called NewFusion has launched an initiative offering employees the opportunity to trade in their ID badges for a surgically-implanted…
Held in Belgium since his arrest last April, terror suspect Mohamed Abrini was taken to France on Monday where he was placed under formal investigation over the Paris terror attacks of November 2015 i
Renowned Spanish composer and viol player Jordi Savall brought together musicians from Europe, Africa and South America in Brussels this week for a musical…
Eminent and distinguished Tintinophiles – yes fans of Tintin gathered at the Grand-Place in Brussels to celebrate that most famous Belgian reporter and…
Former Belgian Prime MInister Guy Verhofstadt says he wants the top job the European Parliament.
The savvy Belgian Benedictine sisters have launched their own channel and it is already proving to be a holy hit.