The trade union FGTB demonstrated in the Belgian city Namur against the recent reforms for the unemployed. More than a thousand workers and those that are unemployed marched for "work and fair taxes" and against exclusion.
The Medieval Festival Noville-les-Bois, northeast of Namur, is held annually at Castle Fernelmont. Visitors discover a village of artisans (jewelry, swords, mead ...) but also multiple animations (an alchemist, a magician, a storyteller...
The 27th edition of the International Festival of Francophone Film (FIFF) opens at Namur. The event, which runs until October 5, was presented by its president Jean-Louis Close and General Delegate, Nicole Gillet.
The 27th edition of the rally takes place in Wallonia, on the last weekend of April. A championship hosting three types of promotion with the Citroën Racing Trophy Benelux, the Fiesta Sporting Trophy Belgium and the Peugeot 207 Cup. 24th April 2010
At the midday Angelus for the celebration of the Feast of the Ephiphany, Pope Benedict XVI announced a consistory, a formal meeting of the pope and cardinals, for next Feb. 18th. Vatican. 6th January 2012