Le Chant des Cailles, a Brussels Notre-Dame-des-Landes? Olivier Deleuze “is ready to do social housing, but elsewhere”

Keeping nature intact or building social housing in Brussels, the divide that tears ecologists and socialists apart While the need for new housing is pressing in Brussels, an ideological battle is taking place between socialists and ecologists.

He pushed the woman in front of the Brussels metro train. The recording is terrifying [+18]

Had it not been for the reflexes of the driver who managed to stop the train at the last minute, a tragedy would have occurred. The injured was helped by passengers, and the attacker was quickly arrested thanks to the recordings of the station’s surveillance cameras. Be warned that the video can be drastic for … Read more

Le Chant des Cailles, a Brussels Notre-Dame-des-Landes? Olivier Deleuze “is ready to do social housing, but elsewhere”

Keeping nature intact or building social housing in Brussels, the divide that tears ecologists and socialists apart While the need for new housing is pressing in Brussels, an ideological battle is taking place between socialists and ecologists.

Excess mortality linked to Covid in Belgium in 2021… except in Brussels: the “harvest” effect

Statbel, the Belgian federal statistics agency, has just communicated the mortality figures for the year 2021, as noted by Le Soir. Taking as a reference the three years of the period 2017-1017, i.e. before the Covid-19 pandemic, there is still excess mortality. This means that more people died in 2021 than before the arrival of … Read more

Baby Josse already became a BV at just three weeks: “We clicked immediately with Adil from ‘Thuis’” (Brussels)

Ief and Jolien, Josse’s proud parents. — ©  Raymond Lemmens Tessenderlo/Leuven/Brussels – Barely three weeks after he was born, Josse Dams from Tessenderlo could already call himself an actor. For six shooting days, the son of Ief and Jolien Polleunis took on the role of Jaan in the One soap Home. “We clicked right away … Read more

Brussels is going beyond its book again, is not about education at all: ‘Children should receive climate lessons’

The EU administration believes that pupils of all ages should have access to lessons on climate change, biodiversity and sustainability. The problem is that Brussels has absolutely nothing to say about education. They propose the proposal in the hope that education ministers of EU member states will adopt the idea themselves. “All students need opportunities … Read more

An SNCB train ran with two doors open between Leuven and Brussels

Initial findings indicate malicious intent on the part of one or more passengers. The incident happened shortly after 8:00 a.m. Friday morning. Leaving Leuven, a traveler would have opened two doors. The train attendant was able to close them afterwards. It is not known how long they remained open. SNCB has opened an investigation and … Read more

Third dose: Walloons and Brussels residents lagging behind, “we clearly lost people on the way”

Doubly vaccinated, many Belgians shun their booster: “Which can become a real problem for the future. In Flanders, more than one in two inhabitants has already received their third dose of the anti-Covid vaccine (55%), i.e. 3.6 million people, according to the latest data from Sciensano. In Wallonia, the booster rate drops to 42% (i.e. … Read more

Discomfort at the Brussels Conservatory after a student was accused of sexual assault

Several students from the Brussels Conservatory “have a ball in their stomachs” at the idea of ​​rubbing shoulders with one of their classmates. The latter is indeed suspected of having sexually assaulted several people outside the walls of the establishment. According to Pomegranates who investigated this story, 11 students out of the 13 present in … Read more

At the Brussels Conservatory, the accusation of sexual assault brought against a student causes a stir

The word continues to be released around sexual violence in higher education. Last year, the account #Balancetonfolklore had in particular relayed numerous testimonies of sexual violence. Other movements had appeared that directly concern students, such as #BalanceTonBar. In this context, there is reason to wonder what is happening behind the walls of the Brussels Conservatory … Read more