Resilient in the face of what the past has put its way, Tournai remains a visual feast. By Philip Sweeney
The city’s easy-going pace and experimental cuisine make it a delectable choice, Mary Pembleton discovers
Make like a local and enjoy Liège’s diversity – from inspiring architecture to great nightlife. By Cathy Packe
Female emancipation has taken many forms, but few as gaudy and violent as the breakthrough largely pioneered by Mae Young, better known as "the Great Mae Young," superstar of the first generation of professional women wrestlers in the US, who conclusively gave the lie to generalisations about the gentler sex. In sport records are made to be broken, but Young's feat of appearing professionally in eight different decades may never be surpassed.
Wear, What, Why, When?
Freedom Party event welcomed Marine le Pen and 'extremists'
The Newsnight presenter's interview technique could have been even tougher, he says, had be have served in the Armed Forces
Second Lt. Onoda, who finally surrendered in 1974, has died at the age of 91
Pensioner suffered third degree burns after mistaking white phosphorus for the stone
He always said he had no regrets about inventing the AK-47. But in the days before his death he may have had a change of heart
Potato chips. In the 1800s in New York, a customer at a restaurant sent back French fries because they were too thick. The cook made thinner ones that the customer still thought were too thick. Exasperated, the chef made ones that were exceedingly thin to piss off the customer... who loved them.
Riot police carrying shields blocked access to the Zenith theatre as supporters arrived to protest decision
Professor Sir Richard Evans angered by Gove's criticisms of his work on World War One
The islands have caused tension between the countries for some time
As the UK counts down to midnight, countries around the world have been ringing in the New Year with a series of dazzling firework displays.
Artist says she was using an English-language word processor when working on the 1.2 million krone (£120,000) statue