Belgium

Soccer: Belgium keep injured Kompany in World Cup squad

Soccer: Belgium keep injured Kompany in World Cup squad

Published 04/06/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium coach Roberto Martinez has given Vincent Kompany two weeks to recover from a groin injury in time for the World Cup, [more…]

Halep too good for Mertens as she reaches last eight

Halep too good for Mertens as she reaches last eight

Published 04/06/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - World number one Simona Halep blazed into the French Open quarter-finals by crushing Belgian Elise Mertens 6-2 6-1 as she showed her [more…]

King Leopold’s ghost: Belgium’s Africa museum to reopen

King Leopold’s ghost: Belgium’s Africa museum to reopen

Published 01/06/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgium’s Africa Museum, once a triumphant celebration of the country’s colonial past, is to reopen after years of renovations, with a more [more…]

Scientists hunt down genes behind humankind’s big brain

Scientists hunt down genes behind humankind’s big brain

Published 31/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have pinpointed three genes that may have played a pivotal role in an important milestone in human evolution: the striking increase [more…]

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ steals the show to win Cannes Palme d’Or

Japan’s ‘Shoplifters’ steals the show to win Cannes Palme d’Or

Published 19/05/2018

CANNES, France (Reuters) - Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda won the Palme d’Or at Cannes on Saturday for “Shoplifters”, a critically acclaimed family drama with unguessable [more…]

Van Avermaet claims Tour de Yorkshire title

Van Avermaet claims Tour de Yorkshire title

Published 06/05/2018

(Reuters) - Belgian Greg van Avermaet won the Tour de Yorkshire after the BMC rider clinched the overall lead at the end of the final [more…]

Corporate Europe senses relief as euro falls from peak

Corporate Europe senses relief as euro falls from peak

Published 04/05/2018

(This version of the May 3 story was refiled to removes extraneous words in Credit Suisse title in paragraph 11) By Danilo Masoni MILAN (Reuters) [more…]

Lucky Lewis ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Lucky Lewis ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Published 29/04/2018

BAKU (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton celebrated one of the luckiest wins of his career on Sunday after a crash-strewn and chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix that [more…]

Pompeo starts Mideast tour with call for new Iran sanctions

Pompeo starts Mideast tour with call for new Iran sanctions

Published 29/04/2018

RIYADH (Reuters) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday on a hastily-arranged visit to the Middle East as the United [more…]

Nadal thrashes Goffin to set up Barca final with teenager Tsitsipas

Nadal thrashes Goffin to set up Barca final with teenager Tsitsipas

Published 28/04/2018

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Rafael Nadal breezed into the Barcelona Open final with a 6-4 6-0 victory over David Goffin on Saturday to chalk up his [more…]