Belgium

Federer, Zverev lead the way as Team Europe retain Laver Cup

Federer, Zverev lead the way as Team Europe retain Laver Cup

Published 24/09/2018

(Reuters) - Roger Federer and Alexander Zverev won clutch singles matches as Team Europe beat Team World 13-8 to retain the Laver Cup on the [more…]

Bottas may have to be Hamilton’s wingman after Monza

Bottas may have to be Hamilton’s wingman after Monza

Published 27/08/2018

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (Reuters) - Valtteri Bottas bridled at the suggestion last month that he was a “wingman” for Mercedes team mate and championship leader Lewis [more…]

Hunted Hamilton can sense balance of power shifting

Hunted Hamilton can sense balance of power shifting

Published 27/08/2018

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Belgium (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton still leads the Formula One world championship by a handy margin but Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix left no doubt [more…]

Volunteers step forward: Belgian scientists look for poo donors

Volunteers step forward: Belgian scientists look for poo donors

Published 24/08/2018

GHENT, Belgium (Reuters) - Belgian scientists are looking for people to donate their faeces to help with research into illnesses ranging from bowel disorders and [more…]

Hamilton ahead but still focused on catching up

Hamilton ahead but still focused on catching up

Published 30/07/2018

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton leads Formula One into the August break by a healthy margin but, despite winning from pole position in Hungary on [more…]

Rubens museum steers visitors away from nudes, in jab at Facebook…

Rubens museum steers visitors away from nudes, in jab at Facebook…

Published 26/07/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Visitors to a Belgian art gallery were stunned when security guards ordered them away from nude paintings by Flemish master Peter Paul [more…]

Mixed feelings for Belgium as they are feted by fans

Mixed feelings for Belgium as they are feted by fans

Published 18/07/2018

(This July 15 story corrects to say “Euro 2020” instead of “Euro 2022” in the last paragraph.) By Mark Gleeson MOSCOW (Reuters) - Belgium will [more…]

National tensions simmer ahead of Belgium-France World Cup semi-final

National tensions simmer ahead of Belgium-France World Cup semi-final

Published 10/07/2018

PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - It’s a showdown between “Asterix” and “Tintin”. Les Bleus (The Blues) versus Les Diables Rouges (The Red Devils). France against Belgium. The [more…]

U.S. beats Belgium to win (Quidditch) World Cup

U.S. beats Belgium to win (Quidditch) World Cup

Published 03/07/2018

FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) - Already bored of the soccer World Cup with its single ball, earth-bound players and tiresome reliance on the laws of physics? [more…]

Bank of England holds special vote: to decide World Cup winner

Bank of England holds special vote: to decide World Cup winner

Published 21/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s top central bankers held an unusual vote during their policy deliberations this week - to decide which country is most likely [more…]