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J.P. admits false declaration in passport scandal

It is a scandal that spilled onto the floor of the House of Representatives on Friday and shows no sign of immediate resolution. The subject is passports and it is [...]

Second J.P. refuses to answer questions

As for Rudolph Thimbriel, the J.P. who signed sixteen of the twenty-four applications, also at the behest of Affif, Ann-Marie found him at his place of business in Belmopan. Unlike [...]

Family says police got it wrong

On last night’s newscast we reported on the wounding of three innocent victims caught in the middle of a Belize City shooting. Today, relatives of the accused say the police [...]

Late night reveller drowns in Pickwick pool

An early morning romp in a Belize City swimming pool has resulted in death by drowning. Around 2:30 this morning, twenty-nine year old Emilio Martin died when he failed to [...]

Tourism Board targets internet

The Belize Tourism Board has embarked on a major promotional effort utilising the internet. The effort, co-ordinated by Naturalight Productions of Dangriga, will include advertisements on major international travel-related websites. [...]

Dive company returns to Belize following deaths

In October 2001, eighteen American tourists and two Belizeans died while aboard the dive boat Wavedancer as it rode out Hurricane Iris in the port of Big Creek. Nine months [...]

Former crewmember recounts tragedy

But in October of 2001, Angela Luk, the Wavedancer’s assistant cook at the time of the tragedy, told News 5 that the procedure was that the Belizean crew had to [...]