Beyoncé is canceling her concert in Belgium because of dehydration and exhaustion.
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Friday 30 July 2010
The Flemish musician and businessman Bobbejaan Schoepen was a Belgian national institution. He was first and foremost a multi-million selling musician who worked with musicians as diverse as Django Reinhardt, Jacques Brel, Josephine Baker, Gilbert Bécaud, Heino, James Last, Slim Dusty, Roy Acuff and Red Foley.
Sunday 18 July 2010
Friday 25 June 2010
A dominatrix offering bondage, humiliation and torture has been arrested after a British motor racing boss was found dead in Belgium.
On the agenda: Latin American art; I Blame Coco; eating al fresco at the National; hotguysreadingbooks.com; Wychwood Festival; Martin Margiela
Sunday 30 May 2010
Monday 12 April 2010
Friday 26 February 2010
The Pre-Raphaelites knew how to take pains. Holman Hunt had sheep dropped from a height so that, while they remained stunned, he could study such details as the translucent membrane in their ears. Millais's Ophelia floats eternally to her death, thanks to Lizzie Siddall who posed, fully-clothed and fully compliant, in flower-strewn tepid bathwater. Ford Madox Brown spent four weeks painting the livid-pink bonnet-ribbons that fly out from under the chin of the young woman who, with her husband, is setting sail for Australia in the hope of finding gold.
Saturday 09 January 2010
Saturday 02 January 2010
Friday 14 August 2009
Newcastle have signed defender Danny Simpson on loan from Barclays Premier League champions Manchester United.
Tuesday 04 August 2009
Belgian authorities are chasing three more escaped prisoners, bringing the total to 12 over the past two weeks.
Monday 08 June 2009
Thursday 08 January 2009
Stoke have announced that 20-year-old defender Ritchie De Laet has moved to Manchester United and signed a three-year deal.
Saturday 27 September 2008
Capital of diamonds, city of Rubens, vibrant centre of fashion: Antwerp has a dazzling variety of attractions. To shop for some of the world's most fabulous jewellery head to Appelmansstraat and Hoveniersstraat near the Central Station. Diamonds here are cheaper than in Britain – there's a good selection at the huge gem store, Diamondland, at Appelmansstraat 33.
Saturday 26 April 2008
- 1 'Sickening, deluded and unforgivable': Bloody attack brings terror to capital’s streets
- 2 Mothers' diets may harm IQs in two-thirds of babies
- 3 Gay couple beaten in park urge MPs to moderate language on gay marriage
- 4 After woman sells virginity for $780,000, here are the results of our prostitution survey
- 5 Far-right French historian, 78-year-old Dominique Venner, commits suicide in Notre Dame in protest against gay marriage
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