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Ambassador recalled, For. Min. apologises for gaffe

A diplomatic faux pas has led to the recall of Belize’s Ambassador to Guatemala and strained relations with that country at a crucial point in the negotiating process. The incident [...]

Man dead in feud on remote caye

A disagreement on a remote island has led to the fatal shooting of one man, the wounding of his common-law wife and the detention of the shooter. Around 9:00 this [...]

Drunk patron shot by bar owner

A similar scenario unfolded on Wednesday in the Corozal District, resulting in the death of a villager of Libertad. Carlos Richards, allegedly drunk and disorderly, was shot to death by [...]

Athletes fail to shine in Commonwealth Games

We haven’t heard much about the Commonwealth Games, recently concluded in Manchester, England. That’s because with no good news to report, Belize’s delegation remained silent. But now the Belizeans are [...]

But youths still flock to sports camp

Despite the disappointment in Manchester, not all is glum in the sporting world. The kids at one Belize City summer camp are nothing if not enthusiastic about the future. Jacqueline [...]

New prison management takes over Hattieville

Major changes are underway at Hattieville prison…and while that institution’s shift to private management is meant to provide a more humane and less corrupt environment for prisoners, it is the [...]

San Cas U.B. evens score in B.B.A. finals

In the B.B.A. basketball playoffs the luck of the hard-charging Raiders hit a brick wall on Wednesday night. Janelle Chanona has the breakdown. Janelle Chanona, Reporting Game two of the [...]