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# flanders - Friday 13 December, 2019

'Racist and anti-Semitic' Belgian festival removed from UNESCO's heritage list

A float caricaturing Orthodox Jews with hooked noses and sitting on gold bags outraged Belgium’s 40,000-strong Jewish community.

# flanders - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Poignant 1914 newspaper turns Irish clocks back to WWI

The Flanders Fields told the tale of Irish people’s involvement in the Great War.

# flanders - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Live in Cork? Ned Flanders could be your new neighborino Diddly Do

Live in Cork? Ned Flanders could be your new neighborino

Stupid sexy Flanders.

# flanders - Saturday 11 January, 2014

Death records of 49,000 Irish in WWI now available online

The Tánaiste says that the ambitious project will help to improve Anglo-Irish relations.

# flanders - 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.

# flanders - Friday 2 December, 2011

Belgium finally gets a government... after 18 months without

But there’s just one thing – the prime minister needs to learn a new language…

# flanders - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Belgium matches Iraq's record for time without government

Belgium held a general election on June 13 last year. 249 days later, it’s still without a new government – a world record.