The Belgian fry is a beloved traditional snack. But now it's coming under fire from health groups who fear it might be harmful not just to your waistline.
Belgian fries, whose preparation can lead to high levels of possibly cancer-causing acrylamide, will not be subject to new EU restrictions. But food safety advocates say the risk can be avoided without harming flavor.
Residents of Brussels have been holding their noses after a dense cloud of smoke darkened the sky over the city. The fire at a waffle factory led to delays on routes into the Belgian capital, and prompted amused tweets.
A Belgian town has continued its tradition of making a giant 10,000-egg omelet, defying the ongoing egg scandal. The city of Malmedy says it made sure it sourced healthy eggs.
Fleeing never looks good — that's particularly true if you want to be a hero and chase lofty goals. Carles Puigdemont cuts a pathetic figure in Brussels as a runaway from Spanish authorities, writes DW's Barbara Wesel.
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