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FIFA WC: Belgium dethrone England to top Group G

FIFA WC: Belgium dethrone England to top Group G

FIFA WC: Belgium dethrone England to top Group G. Belgium brushed aside England 1-0 in their Group G encounter to take the top spot in the ongoing 21st edition of the FIFA World Cup at Kaliningrad Stadium here on Thursday (local time). Both Belgium and England, who already qualified to the round of 16 prior

India lose to Belgium in final of 4-nation hockey meet

Tauranga (New Zealand), Jan 21, India lost 1-2 to Belgium in the final of the first leg of the Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament at the Blake Park here on Sunday. Tom Boon’s fourth-minute strike gave Belgium the lead but Mandeep Singh pulled India level in the 19th minute. Sébastien Dockier came up with the

Belgium: Explosion collapses building, injures up to 20

Belgium: Explosion collapses building, injures up to 20

Belgium: Explosion collapses building, injures up to 20. Brussels, Jan 16 Police said an explosion has torn through three adjacent homes in Belgium‘s northern port town of Antwerp and injured up to 20 people.Antwerp police said in a statement today that most of the injuries were slight. Authorities rescued seven people from under the rubble.Antwerp

Tiny Australian rainbow peacock spiders

Tiny Australian rainbow peacock spiders may inspire new optical technologies

Tiny Australian rainbow peacock spiders: Even if you are arachnophobic, you probably have seen pictures or videos of Australian peacock spiders (Maratus spp.). These tiny spiders are only 1-5 mm long but are famous for their flamboyant courtship displays featuring diverse and intricate body colorations, patterns, and movements. The spiders extremely large anterior median eyes

Catalonian ex-president hands himself over to Belgian police

Madrid, Nov 5, Former President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont on Sunday handed himself in to the Belgian police accompanied by his lawyer, according to Efe news agency.Spain has issued an arrest warrant for the former regional, who is wanted by Madrid for actions related to his push for secession from Spain. Puigdemont travelled to Belgium

Pakistan qualify Hockey World Cup 2018

Pakistan qualify for Hockey World Cup 2018

Pakistan qualify Hockey World Cup 2018. Pakistan men’s hockey team has become the 13th team to qualify for the World Cup 2018 that will take place in India from 28 November to 16 December.  The Green Shirts, currently ranked 14th in the World Rankings, finished at the seventh position in the Hockey World League Semi-Final in

Prosecutor orders Paris attacks suspect to trial in Belgium

Prosecutor orders Paris attacks suspect to trial in Belgium: Salah Abdeslam, a suspect in 2015 Islamist attacks on Paris who is currently jailed in France, will face trial in Belgium over a police shootout at his suspected hideout in Brussels, Belgian prosecutors said on Thursday. Abdeslam left Paris hours after his brother blew himself up outside

Europe tour opener: India

India lose 0-1 to Belgium in Europe tour opener

Europe tour opener: India lose 0-1 against Belgium. A young Indian men’s hockey team fought hard but lost 0-1 to hosts Belgium in their opening game of the five-match tour of Europe in Boom.  It was a neck-and-neck fight between the two teams but a lapse in concentration from the inexperienced Indians cost them dearly in

Manpreet Singh lead India tour Belgium Netherlands

Manpreet Singh to lead India in tour of Belgium, Netherlands

Manpreet Singh will lead the 18-member Indian men’s hockey team while Chinglensana Singh will be his deputy for the upcoming Europe Tour of Belgium and Netherlands, beginning on August 9 in Boom.   Hockey India on Friday named a young team for the tour and rested some of the key players who participated in the World League Semi-Final. The 18-member team

Special Village between border of two countries adjoining them

Special Village border two countries adjoining. Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the Netherlands on Tuesday in his last round of foreign tour. Here is a village that resides between both Netherlands and Belgian countries.Image result for belgium and netherlands Barley Hutregg comes from the middle of many shops and houses in the village. As

Eight Emirati princesses convicted of human trafficking in Belgium

Eight Emirati princesses convicted of human trafficking in Belgium

A Belgian court has found eight princesses of the United Arab Emirates guilty of humanitarian complaint.They were also accused of non-human behavior with their slaves. The court has given these princess 15 months’ imprisonment and imposed a fine of $ 145,000 on each. These princesses were accused of keeping 20 servants as slaves.These maids went

Soldiers shoot attacker in Brussels ‘terrorist’ blast

Belgium Train Station Blast: Soldiers shoot attacker. Brussels, Jun 21 (AFP) Belgian soldiers shot a terror suspect after an explosion rocked the central train station in Brussels in the latest attack to hit Europe. Witnesses said the suspect shouted “Allahu Akbar” (God is Greatest) before causing the blast yesterday, with local media saying the individual


Pharma, petrochemical sectors can diversify Indo-Belgian trade

Pharmaceutical and petrochemical industries can help India and Belgium to diversify their bilateral trade beyond the diamond sector, the country’s Secretary of State for Foreign Trade Pieter De Crem has said. Bilateral trade between India and Belgium is already strong.This is mainly thanks to the diamond sector and trade between Mumbai and Antwerp. “I believe

Sikh temple in Belgium closed for security reasons

Brussels:  Belgian authorities have ordered the closure of a Sikh gurudwara (temple) for an indefinite period citing a security threat, local media reported on Saturday. Hans Bonte, Mayor of Vilvoorde town, has ordered the closure. The town outside Brussels has only a dozen Sikh residents but because of the town’s central location the Vilvoorde gurudwara

Spain reach Brussels for official tie vs Belgium

Brussels: Spain’s football team on Wednesday arrived in Brussels amid moderate security measures to prepare for the friendly tie against Belgium on Thursday. The international friendly will be Spain’s first match under the newly coach Julen Lopetegui, who was appointed after the European Championship 2016. Earlier, last November the game between the two national teams

Argentina, Belgium in hockey final as giants crash

Rio de Janeiro:  Argentina and Belgium reached the Olympic Games hockey final for the first time on Tuesday as defending champions Germany and fellow favourites Netherlands came up short. Argentina stunned Germany, the gold medallists in 2008 and 2012, by 5-2 while Belgium clinched a 3-1 semi-final win over neighbours Netherlands, the 1996 and 2000

Tributes to unknown Sikh soldiers of WW-I at Menin Gate, Ypres, Belgium

Ludhiana: Punjabis are always on the top when we talk about their hospitality, care, love etc. They are always eager to do something new and are also fond of something special which the people are unaware of. After all the success of organising religious Langars at Musjid and always keen to serve the society when