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K.H.M.H. clarifies policies, faces past mistakes

It is an institution that figures frequently in this newscast and today is no exception. At a press conference this morning the people who manage the nation’s largest medical facility [...]

Missing two days, body of drowned man surfaces

It does not look like a case of murder but the family of a drowning victim is no less distraught over the tragic death. News Five’s Jacqueline Godwin has more. [...]

Body found in P.G.; suspect charged for 4 yr. old murder

Four years ago twenty-three year old Jermaine Usher, a resident of Punta Gorda Town, went missing. And while at the time authorities suspected that his disappearance was no accident, there [...]

Fingerprint fingers burglar…

It may be common practice in most places but here in Belize, police prosecutors are patting themselves on the back, having convicted an accused burglar by using fingerprint evidence. Court [...]

…while would be robber gets 3 years in jail

Meanwhile, a Belize City resident was also found guilty today of attacking a woman and trying to steal her purse. In February, Rebecca Emmanuel told police that while walking on [...]

U.N. agencies unite to coordinate policies

It seems like common sense but when it comes to large international organisations that quality is not always so common. Today the various United Nations bodies working in Belize signed [...]

P.M. rebuts U.S. criticism on human trafficking

Signing for G.O.B. this afternoon was Prime Minister Said Musa. He took the opportunity to respond to harsh criticisms by the United States of America of Belize’s record on human [...]

African/Mayan studies programme will expand

The vast majority of Belizeans can trace at least part of their ancestry to the ancient Mayan or African civilizations. But it was not until two years ago that the [...]

KTV semi-final roster now complete

The field of KTV semi-finalists is now complete. On Tuesday night the tenth and last contestant was selected at the Palm Court. Here’s how it went. William Neal, Host of [...]

Broadcasting auth. chair quits as Cabinet defers policy

And in an item relating to our own industry, we note with regret the decision of Broadcasting Authority chairperson Silvana Woods to resign from her post. The veteran media worker’s [...]