Exonym of Belgium

Exonym of Belgium represented by the flag of belgium

Belgium Exonym of Belgium The English Exnonym for Belgium people is Belgium. Many other European countries have their own exonyms for Belgium. The Exonym of Belgium in English is Belgium. And the people of Belgium are known as Belgians. These Exonyms are used predominantly in English-speaking countries. The Endonym for Belgium is Belgie, Belgique and […]

The Population of Belgium is 11,587,882

The population of Belgium - People are pictured in Brussels

11,587,882 (2021) The Population of Belgium The population of Belgium is 2,110,000 according to the latest census survey by the World Bank in 2021. Belgium is one of the smallest countries in Europe, Belgium is bordered by France, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Germany. The country also has a narrow coastline to the north, in the famous city […]

Brussels the Capital of Belgium

Brussels the Capital of Belgium

Instagram Facebook-f Tumblr Brussels Explore Tell me about Brussels Where Brussels Belgium Weekend City Breaks Heritage & Culture Foodie heaven Influencer spots The Grand Place, Brussels Manneken Pis (bronze statue) Brussels City Museum The Cinquantenaire Park Location Weather News Player Playing relevant videos Travelling to Brussels How to get there? You can Fly to Brussels […]

Minnesota Police Officer Involved in Traffic Stop Shooting of Black Man Resigns

Minnesota Police Officer Involved in Traffic Stop Shooting of Black Man Resigns

Minnesota Police Officer Involved in Traffic Stop Shooting of Black Man Resigns VOA says the Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, police officer involved in the shooting death of a 20-year-old African American man during a traffic stop Sunday has resigned, as has the police chief of the Minneapolis suburb. A 26-year veteran of the city’s police department, […]

‘Low level of oxygen’ led to George Floyd’s death – expert

'Low level of oxygen' led to George Floyd's death – expert

‘Low level of oxygen’ led to George Floyd’s death – expert TRT World says a respiratory doctor has testified that George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen and that Derek Chauvin’s knee was on his neck almost all the time he was facedown in the street with his hands cuffed behind his back. Martin Tobin, a […]

Labour MP praises church where pastor opposed LGBTQ+ rights amid Starmer visit row

Labour MP praises church where pastor opposed LGBT+ rights amid Starmer visit row

Labour MP praises church where pastor opposed LGBT+ rights amid Starmer visit row The Independent says a Labour MP has provoked anger by praising a church whose pastor opposed gay rights despite the party’s leader Keir Starmer apologising for visiting it. Stephen Timms was accused of “trolling” LGBT+ people after praising the “extraordinary work” of […]

Covid passports: Plans criticised by MPs amid fears of ‘two-tier Britain’

Covid passports: Plans criticised by MPs amid fears of ‘two-tier Britain’

Covid passports: Plans criticised by MPs amid fears of ‘two-tier Britain’ BBC News says criticism is growing over plans for Covid passports in England, amid fears they could create a “two-tier” society. Government documents released on Monday said such certificates – that prove if someone has had a vaccine, has tested negative or has immunity – were […]

Pfizer-BioNTech says Covid-19 vaccine is safe, effective on adolescents

BioNTech-Pfizer have said their vaccine showed 100 per cent efficacy against the coronavirus in 12- to 15-year-olds, as they eye approval for adolescents to get the jabs before the next school year.

Pfizer-BioNTech says Covid-19 vaccine is safe, effective on adolescents TRT World says BioNTech-Pfizer have said their vaccine showed 100 per cent efficacy against the coronavirus in 12- to 15-year-olds, as they eye approval for adolescents to get the jabs before the next school year. Phase 3 trials carried out on 2,260 adolescents in the United States “demonstrated […]

French air attack in Mali killed 19 unarmed civilians, UN says

French air attack in Mali killed 19 unarmed civilians, UN says

French air attack in Mali killed 19 unarmed civilians, UN says Aljazeera says a French air attack in January killed at least 19 civilians at a wedding party in central Mali, United Nations investigators have said, confirming locals’ accounts and contradicting France’s version that only rebel fighters were hit. The human rights division of the […]

Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges, including sex trafficking of a minor

Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges, including sex trafficking of a minor

Insta News story – Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges, including sex trafficking of a minor Socialite accused of aiding Jefferey Epstein’s Sexual abuse ring Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges, including sex trafficking of a minor Maxwell is facing two new charges Ghislaine Maxwell faces new charges, including sex trafficking of a minor Including sex trafficking […]

Covid: Outdoor meetings and sports to resume in England

Covid Outdoor meetings and sports to resume in England

Covid: Outdoor meetings and sports to resume in England BBC News says two households or groups of up to six people are now able to meet outside in England again as the stay-at-home Covid restrictions order comes to an end. Outdoor sport facilities including tennis courts and golf courses are also reopening, and organised outdoor sports can resume in […]

Latest Bristol policing protest culminates in 14 arrests

Latest Bristol policing protest culminates in 14 arrests

Latest Bristol policing protest culminates in 14 arrests The Guardian says police have moved in to disperse demonstrators in Bristol, two days after another protest that descended into rioting in the city. The demonstration overnight ended with 14 people arrested. Around 130 people gathered at College Green in the evening – it was the latest ‘Kill […]

Dubai announces Ramadan COVID-19 precautionary measures

Dubai announces Ramadan COVID-19 precautionary measures

Dubai announces Ramadan COVID-19 precautionary measures Visual Slideshow Previous Next Arab News says Dubai has urged people not to hold large gatherings during Ramadan, as part of its measures to curb the spread of COVID-19. Dubai also called on the public to avoid exposing the elderly and people with chronic diseases to coronavirus risks. Ramadan and donation tents […]

Top US diplomat makes overseas debut with Japan, Korea visits

Top US diplomat makes overseas debut with Japan, Korea visits

Top US diplomat makes overseas debut with Japan, Korea visits Visual Slideshow Previous Next Top US diplomat makes overseas debut with Japan, Korea visits TRT World says Antony Blinken has called for deeper economic ties with Japan, as he and Lloyd Austin seek to use their first trip abroad to solidify Asian alliances as a […]

Sarah Everard case: Met police faces watchdog investigation

Sarah Everard case: Met police faces watchdog investigation

Sarah Everard case: Met police faces watchdog investigation Visual Slideshow Play Previous Next Scotland Yard is to be investigated over its handling of an allegation of indecent exposure against the officer suspected of murdering Sarah Everard. The police watchdog will consider if Metropolitan Police officers “responded appropriately” to the alleged incident. Ms Everard, 33, was last seen […]

Zayn Malik lashes out at Grammy Awards voters

Zayn Malik lashes out at Grammy Awards voters

Zayn Malik lashes out at Grammy Awards voters Visual Slideshow Previous Next Zayn Malik has delivered an angry message to the Grammy Awards, five days before this year’s music ceremony is due to take place. “Unless you shake hands and send gifts, there’s no nomination considerations. Next year I’ll send you a basket of confectionery,” […]

Buckingham Palace breaks silence on Meghan and Harry Oprah claims

Buckingham Palace breaks silence on Meghan and Harry Oprah claims

Buckingham Palace breaks silence on Meghan and Harry Oprah claims Visual Slideshow Previous Next The Guardian says the Queen has sought to draw a line under damaging racism claims made by Harry and Meghan saying that issues will be dealt with “privately” by the royal family. “The whole family is saddened to learn the full extent of […]

US Supreme Court Dumps Last of Trump’s Election Appeals

US Supreme Court Dumps Last of Trump’s Election Appeals

US Supreme Court Dumps Last of Trump’s Election Appeals Visual Slideshow Previous Next The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday disposed of the last of three cases brought to the justices by former President Donald Trump challenging his election loss, bringing a muted end to his futile quest in the courts to hold onto power. The court without […]

COVID-19: Amazon & Waterstones face calls to add warnings as anti-vax book sales soar

COVID-19: Waterstones and Amazon urged to add warning tags as anti-vaccination book sales surge

COVID-19: Waterstones and Amazon urged to add warning tags as anti-vaccination book sales surge Visual Slideshow Previous Next Anti-vaccination books are being sold on Amazon and the websites of Waterstones and Foyles leading to calls for warnings to be added in the hope it will help combat the spreading of misinformation.  Top-selling anti-vax books on […]

Meghan Markle accuses royals of ‘perpetuating falsehoods’

Meghan accuses royals of 'perpetuating falsehoods'

Meghan accuses royals of ‘perpetuating falsehoods’ Visual Slideshow Previous Next BBC News says Meghan Markle has said she is not afraid of the consequences of speaking out in her and Prince Harry’s interview with Oprah Winfrey. In a second teaser clip released by CBS for the upcoming interview, Meghan said “a lot… has been lost already”. She […]

Mining magnets: Arctic island finds green power can be a curse

Mining magnets: Arctic island finds green power can be a curse

Mining magnets: Arctic island finds green power can be a curse Visual Slideshow Previous Next The world’s biggest island has huge resources of metals known as ‘rare earths,’ used to create compact, super-strong magnets which help power equipment such as wind turbines, electric vehicles, combat aircraft and weapons systems. The metals are abundant globally, but […]

Prince Harry on Oprah Winfrey: my worry of Diana history repeating

Prince Harry on Oprah Winfrey: my worry of Diana history repeating

Prince Harry on Oprah Winfrey: my worry of Diana history repeating Visual Slideshow Previous Next The Guardian says Prince Harry has told interviewer Oprah Winfrey that he had worried about history repeating itself. CBS has released two brief clips from Winfrey’s interview with the couple, which is scheduled to air on 7 March. It is the first […]

New Pokemon cards at McDonald’s – Rare cards trade for big money

New Pokemon cards at McDonald's - Rare cards trade for big money

New Pokemon cards at McDonald’s – Rare cards trade for big money Visual Slideshow Play Previous Next Rare Pokémon cards are fetching six figures at auctions as the Japanese cartoon and video game series celebrates its 25th anniversary this weekend. The Pokémon franchise is more valuable than those of Star Wars and Harry Potter combined. […]

India plans new social media controls after face-off with Twitter

India plans new social media controls after face-off with Twitter

India plans new social media controls after face-off with Twitter Visual Slideshow Previous Next Aljazeera says India plans to oblige social media companies to erase contentious content fast and assist investigations, according to a draft regulation. New Delhi’s planned Intermediary Guidelines and Digital Media Ethics Code come as various nations around the world try to assert tighter […]

US, Canada Pledge ‘Net Zero Emissions by 2050’

US, Canada Pledge ‘Net Zero Emissions by 2050’

US, Canada Pledge ‘Net Zero Emissions by 2050’ Visual Slideshow Previous Next VOA says the US and Canada have agreed to “double down” on efforts “to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050,” President Joe Biden announced on Tuesday, following his first bilateral meeting with a foreign leader since taking office last month. Trudeau said that “U.S. leadership has […]

Johnson & Johnson sets aside almost $4 billion for talc verdict

Johnson & Johnson sets aside almost $4 billion for talc verdict

Johnson & Johnson sets aside almost $4 billion for talc verdict Visual Slideshow Previous Next (Reuters) – Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson set aside $3.9 billion in litigation expenses in 2020, which it said was “primarily associated with talc-related reserves and certain settlements”. The company faces 25,000 lawsuits by former users of its baby powder who say […]

Huge Denton fire: Residents told to evacuate as police declare ‘major incident’

Denton fire: Residents told to evacuate as police declare ‘major incident’

Denton fire: Residents told to evacuate as police declare ‘major incident’ Visual Slideshow Previous Next The Independent says some residents in the Denton area of Manchester have been evacuated after police declared a “major incident” after a large fire broke out at a warehouse. Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service said it has sent around 125 firefighters […]

India Police PROBE into Greta Thunberg’s ‘protest toolkit’ – As Fake as her Tweets’

Police open conspiracy PROBE into Greta Thunberg’s ‘protest toolkit,’ accuse creators of ‘WAR ON INDIA’

Police open conspiracy PROBE into Greta Thunberg’s social media – ‘protest toolkit,’ accuse creators of ‘WAR ON INDIA’ Visual Slideshow Previous Next ‘As fake as her tweets’?  Police in New Delhi have opened a conspiracy investigation into the creators of a “toolkit” with instructions on how to amplify the farmers’ protests in India – a […]

Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon chief executive

Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon chief executive

Jeff Bezos steps down as Amazon chief executive Visual Slideshow Previous Next Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is to step down as chief executive of the e-commerce giant that he started in his garage nearly 30 years ago.   He will become executive chairman, a move he said would give him “time and energy” to focus […]

Leak reveals Labour plan to focus on flag and patriotism to win back voters

Leak reveals Labour plan to focus on flag and patriotism to win back voters

Leak reveals Labour plan to focus on flag and patriotism to win back voters Visual Slideshow Previous Next The Guardian says Labour must make “use of the [union] flag, veterans [and] dressing smartly” as part of a radical rebranding to help it win back the trust of disillusioned voters, according to a leaked internal strategy presentation. The […]

Suspected suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali capital

Suspected suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali capital

Suspected suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali capital Visual Slideshow Previous Next Suspected suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali capital TRT World says a suspected suicide car bomb has exploded in Somalia’s capital and was followed by a shootout between militants and security forces at a hotel, killing at least three people, witnesses […]

China blocks entry to WHO team studying COVID-19 origins | Visual Slideshow

China has blocked the arrival of a team from the WHO investigating the origins of the coronavirus pandemic, claiming that their visas had not yet been approved even as some members of the group were on their way.

CHINA BLOCKS ENTRY TO WHO TEAM STUDYING COVID-19 ORIGINS Visual Slideshow Previous Next CHINA BLOCKS ENTRY TO WHO TEAM STUDYING COVID-19 ORIGINS China has blocked the arrival of a team from the WHO investigating the origins of the coronavirus pandemic, claiming that their visas had not yet been approved even as some members of the group were […]

Financial times of 2021: EU share trading flees London | Visual Slideshow

EU share trading flees London

EU share trading flees London in SCARY Financial Times Visual Slideshow Previous Next Financial times of 2021: EU share trading flees London The first trading day of 2021 of Brexit has put London’s financial area in the corner as roughly €6bn of EU share dealing has shipped away from the Capital to European facilities. Trading […]