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A homeless man is found murdered in Belize City

Murder number forty-four for 2008 was recorded this afternoon in Belize City. Around one-thirty police discovered the body of forty-four year old Cyril Coleman floating in the harbour near the [...]

Telemedia issues response in wake of court battles

As we reported in Tuesday’s newscast, Telemedia was ordered to pay four point six million dollars in business tax for the months of February and March and the Government is [...]

Arrest made in the murder of Sandhill woman

One day after police found the body of forty-five year old Dorla Pitterson in Sand Hill Village, police have arrested and charged thirty year old Orlando Wade with the Murder. [...]

Three sought for carnal knowledge of minors in Cayo

There are two allegations of carnal knowledge coming out of the Cayo District tonight. The first involves a fourteen year old Esperanza Village resident who alleges that a father and [...]

Mahogany Heights man charged with Burglary

Belize City police are investigating a burglary that occurred at a home in Driftwood Bay between nine Monday night and six-thirty Tuesday morning. According to forty-four year old Joycelyn Codd, [...]

Government vehicle totaled in joy ride

A joy ride on the Western Highway in the vicinity of Camalote Village in the Cayo District almost turned fatal for a private security guard of the Anchor Company in [...]

No maternal deaths recorded as yet for 2008

In ceremonies this afternoon the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital was certified as the first Baby Friendly Hospital in the country. This means that the institution encourages new mothers to breastfeed [...]

Brazil assists victims of Tropical Storm Arthur

The Government of Brazil has stepped up to the plate to assist victims of Tropical Storm Arthur. Through its representative in Belize, Ambassador Roberto Coutinho, the country is generously donating [...]

Minister of Health outlines healthcare activities and success

This afternoon Minister of Health Pablo Marin, flanked by his C.E.O. and Directors of Health Services, presented his ministry’s report card of activities and projects since taking office in February. [...]

Stella Maris celebrates Golden Jubilee

For fifty years, Stella Maris School has been providing support to children with various disabilities. To celebrate that Golden Jubilee and its achievements, the school is hosting a week of [...]

Y.W.C.A. receives funding from the European Union

The Y.W.C.A. has received another grant from the E.U., but if you’re assuming that the organisation now has a lot of money, think again. News Five’s Ann-Marie Williams was on [...]