Children of the Syrian war: A lost generation?After Lebanon, Jordan has taken in the biggest number of Syrian refugees to date. 600,000 are officially registered, but authorities believe there are over one million. Emergency r...
Belgium considers legalising euthanasia for childrenBelgian lawmakers are considering a bill to expand the current law on euthanasia to terminally ill children. Although a controversial issue, most Belgians support the measure.
Gay marriage no big deal for BelgiansWhen it passed a law allowing marriage "between persons of the same sex" in 2003, Belgium became only the second country in the world to legalise same-sex marriage. Unlik...
Hijab-wearing Belgian lawmaker courts controversyHijab-wearing Mahinur Ozdemir, the youngest deputy to serve in the Belgian parliament, attracts her fair share of attention for her attire and views. The 27 year-old is of Turkish...