Thirteen people were injured in Belgium as a result of the storm swept over the country, said the fire service of the kingdom.
Under the impact of elements on a Wednesday evening hit the southern part of the country and the central region of Brussels. Among the wounded — eight students from the town Zhodon where during a storm roof collapsed school, where in the evening held a sports festival. The rest of the victims were injured by falling trees.
In the southern cities of Belgium damaged the roof of the set of houses in blue hurricane completely tore the roof off the church. Read more [...]
21.12.2010 Europe's main airports are still working properly, some even closed. And where the snow had stopped to protect the fuselage from icing lack of special reagents: they can't drop off to airports — trucks stuck in traffic jams.
The weather in the capital of the European Union to bad you will not name. Low clouds in Belgium — the phenomenon is normal, and quite clear, no strong winds, no precipitation. But that's already the second day of the international Brussels airport may not fly any plane. On the runway — snowdrifts.
Reason: lack of aviation antifreeze Read more [...]
Northern Europe today are much more like the South, and in countries that are closer to the North and Baltic seas, like France, Germany and the Netherlands, is the weather like in summer in the Mediterranean. In Brussels, for example, warmer by as much as 10 degrees, than in Barcelona.
On the calendar on 21 April, the thermometer plus 29. This is not the suffocating summer heat, from which escape in the fountains and pleasant spring a surprise. And in Berlin under the burning, but still gentle sun to sit on the grass in the Park with ice cream or a cool beer. And Yes, the girls there already Read more [...]
January 1. Belgium celebrated the new year's eve at unusually high for this time of year, temperature, said on Sunday in Brussels representatives of the Royal meteorological Institute.
Control thermometer Institute, established in the Brussels area Uccl showed last night 10.4 degrees. This is the second result since 1883, when new year's eve was marked temperature plus 11 degrees.
Meteorologists promise the warmth for the first few days of the new year, accompanied by a quite heavy rains. On lawns and flowerbeds of the Belgian capital blooming flowers, among which we can see even rose, twisting Read more [...]
5 January. One person was killed, another was injured as a result of squally wind that raged on Thursday over Belgium.
Speed exceeding 100 km / h, reported local media.
Shestidesyatiletni man was killed in the province of Flemish Brabant after he was hit by a fragment of the facade of one of the buildings. Another incident took place near Brussels, where on the car were in the driver dropped the mast transmission line. The man escaped with minor injuries.
In the disaster in the South of Belgium, Wallonia, electricity temporarily lost 20 thousand houses.
This Thursday throughout Belgium again Read more [...]
Official Brussels wants to change the display of the results of Google searches. If an American company refuses to obey the requirements of Brussels, it could be accused of violating antitrust laws, according to Reuters. European Commissioner for Competition Joaquin Almunia believes that Google redirects users to its own services, which distorts the user queries and reduces competition. According to the commissioner, the company monetizing your search and use a dominant position in the market for super-profits. The European Union is investigating the activities of Google for two years. In Read more [...]
Belgian airport staff in disarray: the child managed to get on a plane to the Spanish city of Malaga, without carrying any documents, or even a ticket.
The boy, idly walking around Malaga airport without adult supervision, noted one of the guards. The child asked to see the documents, but no passport, no ticket or boarding pass, he was not. The boy just said that is 12 years, according to RTBF info.
In the immediate investigation Spanish airport services found: stowaway arrived from Belgium scheduled flights Jet Air. Carrier representatives confirmed this information.
Child's name, proskolznuvshego Read more [...]
At London's Heathrow airport canceled 70 flights. Planes could not take off due to heavy snowfall, which struck on Friday at the British capital. Manual air port close one runway. Cyclone broke the quiet life of the entire United Kingdom. Of not only the pilots, but also for train drivers. Four trains did not go from London to Brussels, broken inner rail. And difficult for motorists. Drifts on the roads, the technique is unable to cope with the effects of snow. Authorities urged people try not to drive and wait out bad weather at home. In different parts of the UK in children began Read more [...]
In Europe refuse to Christmas trees. The reason - the dissatisfaction of local Muslims. First demonstrated the wonders of tolerance Belgium and Denmark. Expected "Christmas excitement" The authorities of Belgium and Denmark demonstrate wonders of tolerance to other cultures, citizens of non-Muslims are preparing to street protests. Administration of one of the cities located near Copenhagen, banned installed on the main square of a symbol of Christmas and New Year - spruce. The prohibition applies not only to municipal trees, and installed on private money. The fact is that most Read more [...]
Brussels sprouts may not be as useful if you exceed the norm, writes The Daily Mail. The paper talks about the Scotsman, who was hospitalized due to an overdose of vitamin K. And cabbage, just, it is rich.This vitamin acts on blood thinning medication. In this case, the victim took such drugs. Overdose trigger the development of heart failure, which had to be treated in the Hospital doctors Golden Jubilee. For a long time, experts could not determine the cause of failure. But then they noticed the patient's diet. It appeared shortly before hospitalization man eating Brussels sprouts. Read more [...]
Thirteen people were injured in the Belgium as a result of the storm swept over the country, reported the fire service of the kingdom.Under the impact of elements on a Wednesday evening hit the southern part of the country and the central Brussels region. Among the wounded - eight students from the campus Zhodon where the storm roof collapsed gymnasium where this evening held a sports festival. The rest of the victims were injured by falling trees.In the southern cities Belgium damaged roof of many houses, the Blue hurricane completely tore the roof off the church. Storm seriously violated traffic. Read more [...]
Desyatki thousands of workers went to the streets on Wednesday, several European cities in protest against job losses and impacts, which they fear will bring harsh measures resorted to by European governments in the fight against the debt crisis. In Spain, the police fired into the air to disperse the demonstrators. In Greece, the drivers of buses and trolley buses went on strike, joining a 24-hour strike of doctors. In Brussels, the European Union came to the building of 100 000 people. From Ireland to Greece, workers united, calling themselves victims of the debt Read more [...]
January 1. Belgium celebrates New Year's Eve at unusually high for this time of year, temperature, reported on Sunday in Brussels, representatives of the Royal Meteorological Institute.
Reference thermometer Institute, established in Uccle district of Brussels, showed last night 10.4 degrees Celsius. This second result since 1883, when New Year's Eve was marked by temperature plus 11 degrees.
Meteorologists promise warmth even during the first few days of the new year, accompanied by a rather heavy rains. On lawns and flowerbeds flowers bloom in the Belgian capital, of which can be seen Read more [...]
January 5. One person was killed and another injured as a result of the squally wind raged on Thursday over Belgium.
Speed exceeding 100 kilometers per hour, local media reported.
Shestidesyatichetyrehletny man was killed in the province of Flemish Brabant, after it had fallen fragment of the facade of a building. Another incident occurred at Brussels, where the car with the driver being in it has fallen power line tower. The man escaped with minor injuries.
As a result of the raging elements in southern Belgium, Wallonia, electricity temporarily lost 20,000 homes.
This Thursday, the entire Read more [...]