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Guatemalan evacuation not finished yet

It’s been less than two weeks since Guatemala and Belize finalised the decision to expel residents of three illegal settlements near the border, but it somehow seems like an eternity. [...]

Constitutional motion to be heard in Meerabux case

The first round in the legal battle to oust Justice George Meerabux from his seat on Belize’s Supreme Court will open on Tuesday. The venue is the courtroom of Chief [...]

San Pedro woman killed by ex-lover

Temptation Island turned deadly over the weekend as a San Pedro man stabbed and killed his ex-lover. Around 8:00 Saturday night twenty-one year old Consuelo Pinelo, of Caribena Street took [...]

Teen killed when bike hits cane trailer

A teenage boy was killed in an accident in the Corozal District on Friday night. Around 8:00, fifteen year old Luis Angel Portillo was riding his bicycle by the police [...]

UDP rallies supporters in Belize City march

It’s only halfway into the government’s five-year term of office, but electoral politics is still very much at the top of the news. On Saturday the United Democratic Party made [...]

PUP aspirant says candidacy unfairly disallowed

It is rare that an incumbent representative is defeated in a party convention, but that doesn’t stop aspiring politicians from trying. Today one disgruntled candidate in the Port Loyola division [...]

U.S. donates computers for medical surveillance

Belize will soon join in a regional surveillance programme to assist in fighting infectious diseases. The Central Medical Laboratory of the Ministry of Health today received a donation of seven [...]

Excelsior fights drug use

It may not be classified as a disease, but the epidemic of drug use and addiction remains at or near the top of Belize’s–and the world’s–gravest social problems. This morning [...]

Yabra upset in BFL action

Good evening I’m James Adderley and we urge you to gather round for this crisp portion of Sports Monday. The Belize City football fans crowded the MCC Grounds Saturday night [...]