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#Elio Di Rupo

# elio-di-rupo - Monday 15 October, 2012

Flemish separatist party gains big in Belgium election

The separatist NV-A party won the the city elections in Antwerp on Sunday – and vowed to use the power base to seek wider autonomy for Belgium’s wealthy Dutch-speaking region of Flanders.

# elio-di-rupo - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Update: Swiss bus crash kills 28, including 22 children

Belgium is mourning the loss of its students as relatives fly to Switzerland.

# elio-di-rupo - Monday 30 January, 2012

Welcome to Brussels, EU leaders! Everyone is on strike

The summit to sign off on the ‘fiscal compact’ deal has coincided with Belgium’s first general strike in almost 20 years.

# elio-di-rupo - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Toddler among six dead following Liège attack

The body of a 45-year-old cleaner is found at the home of gunman Nordine Amrani, who killed himself and four others yesterday.

# elio-di-rupo - Monday 21 November, 2011

526 days on and Belgium is still without a government

And this evening, the man tasked with bringing one into place has resigned…