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Coronavirus gives Easter a bitter taste for Belgian chocolatiers

2020-04-10 12:05

2020 is not a not a normal year, and the coronavirus and the resulting public lockdown have melted away their hopes.

Four jailed in Belgium for international child pornography case

2020-04-01 20:39

Four men have been sentenced in Belgium for taking part in a vast child pornography case that has already identified a total of 90 suspects and 110 victims worldwide.

SEE | The dramatic evolution of six famous Formula tracks

2019-11-11 04:30

As we roll on towards the latter stages of the F1 calendar, we thought we’d take a moment to delve into the history of some of the circuits on the calendar that have been raced on for decades and see how much they’ve changed.

Outrage over 'sickening' burger ad where woman is punched in the face

2019-10-09 14:35

Belgium's advertising regulator says it has clocked up hundreds of complaints over a viral hamburger ad showing a comic-book version of a man punching a woman for handing him the wrong sandwich.

'Is it worth it?' - F1 ace Ricciardo reflects on racing following Hubert's death

2019-09-03 13:00

Daniel Ricciardo says he considered pulling out of the Belgian Grand Prix after the death on Saturday of Formula 2 racer Antoine Hubert.

PICS: Black Coffee attends Grand Prix in Belgium as a special guest of F1

2019-09-02 08:00

The local DJ jetted into the European country with his sons on a private jet and rubbed shoulders with the stars of the glamorous sport.

Prost warns that endless pursuit of safety in motor racing is needed

2019-09-01 20:56

Alain Prost said that motor racing must continue the relentless pursuit of "even better" safety standards following the death of his young protege Anthoine Hubert in a Formula 2 race.

A minute's silence in tribute to Formula 2 crash victim Hubert

2019-09-01 14:30

A minute's silence was held to honour the late French racing driver Anthoine Hubert before Sunday's scheduled Formula Three race at the Belgian Grand Prix.

Ferrari speed advantage at Belgian GP 'ridiculous' - Mercedes chief

2019-09-01 11:29

Toto Wolff was blown away by Ferrari's speed advantage over his Mercedes Formula One team on Saturday after Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel secured a front row lockout for Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.

WATCH: Hamilton crash causes red flag in final Spa practice session

2019-08-31 13:35

Practice for the Belgian grand prix at Spa was brought to an abrupt halt after Lewis Hamilton crashed his Mercedes into a wall.

 

Coronavirus wrap: Spain death toll tops 10 000, Belgium reports over 1 000 dead while North Korea insists it is coronavirus-free

2020-04-02 12:30

The novel coronavirus (Covid-19) death toll in Spain has surged over 10 000 after a record 950 deaths in 24 hours, with the number of confirmed cases passing the 110 000 mark, the government has said.

Belgian bus driver stabbed 10 times, continues route

2020-01-10 20:29

A Belgian bus driver was stabbed 10 times, receiving wounds to the neck and stomach, but continued to follow his route for another hour, officials say.

First woman named as Belgian prime minister

2019-10-26 22:43

Belgian Budget Minister Sophie Wilmes has been chosen as the country's new caretaker prime minister - a first for a woman, the current premier Charles Michel said on Saturday.

Italian GP preview: Racing Point 'can be competitive' at Monza

2019-09-05 11:34

Sportpesa Formula 1 team put in a sterling performance at Spa-Francorchamps as both drivers finished in the top 10 in the Belgian Grand Prix. Next up is the Italian GP at Monza.

Racing Point dedicate points-scoring Belgian GP to Hubert

2019-09-02 13:00

Sportpesa Racing Point Formula 1 team had a good performance at Spa-Francorchamps for the Belgian Grand Prix with both drivers scoring points.

Leclerc's win fitting tribute says Mercedes chief

2019-09-01 20:57

Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff congratulated Charles Leclerc on his maiden Formula 1 victory and said it was fitting that he did so in tribute to his late friend Anthoine Hubert.

Belgian GP: Ferrari's Leclerc holds off Hamilton for first race victory

2019-09-01 17:06

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc held off defending five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to win the Belgian Grand Prix for his maiden race victory.

Mick Schumacher eyeing 'right moment' for F1 debut

2019-09-01 11:58

Mick Schumacher says he is more determined than ever to follow in his father's footsteps into Formula 1.

Ferrari's Leclerc takes pole position at Belgian GP

2019-08-31 16:37

Ferrari will fill the front row of the grid at the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps after Charles Leclerc was fastest in qualifying with Sebastian Vettel second.

Belgian GP: Raikkonen involved in altercation with Verstappen fan

2019-08-31 13:09

Alfa Romeo driver and former Formula 1 champion Kimi Raikkonen has been involved in an altercation with a fan in the Spa paddock, according to Finnish media.

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