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Man murdered twenty yards away from home

He is murder victim number sixty-nine for this year, fifteen more than was reported in the same period last year according to our records, and he is the fifth murder [...]

Woman’s neighbour charged with her murder

While police have their hands full with the unprecedented number of murders, there is a major break to report in the shocking case of a Belize City woman who met [...]

Police hold Mark Vernon for shooting death of David Burgess

In an update to the fatal shooting of David Burgess that occurred over the weekend, Mark Vernon appeared in court this morning and was charged with manslaughter by negligence. However, [...]

Suspect nabbed for Doony’s robbery

He spent his first night behind bars on Monday night when Chief Magistrate Margaret Gabb remanded him for the possession of an unlicensed bullet and today, Gion Bernard was back [...]

Teacher is in police custody for fatal traffic mishap

And following a story in our newscast last night, a teacher from River Side Street in Benque Viejo Town is in police custody pending charges in connection with a fatal [...]

Police officer gets life for common-law wife’s murder

A month ago, Cayo’s Police Constable Jose Zetina, was convicted of the gruesome murder of his eighteen year old common-law wife Rosa Mejia and today Zetina was back in court [...]

Uncle charged with attempted carnal knowledge of niece

And in the south, a man has been detained pending charges of attempted carnal knowledge against his niece. According to a woman from Hope Creek, on Sunday, she sent her [...]

B.T.B. contracts new marketing agency to promote Belize

With new faces at the top in the Tourism Ministry, there are also changes in the marketing strategies of the Tourism Board. B.T.B. revealed today that it has contracted the [...]

Hoteliers release directory of hotels in Belize

And in other news in the tourism industry, the hoteliers in Belize have released its first Hotel Directory which serves as a comprehensive guide of accommodations in the tourism industry. [...]

Canada assisting with housing for Arthur’s victims

In June, rains from Tropical Storm Arthur had residents in northern and southern Belize fleeing for their lives as rivers overflowed their banks and floods raced through low-lying communities. But [...]

Twenty-six Belizeans benefit from Taiwan scholarships

Twenty-one more Belizeans will be studying in Taiwan. According to a press release from the Taiwanese Embassy, the students were awarded scholarships under a cooperation programme between the two countries. [...]

Reckless releases “Watch No Face”

He is back in the recording studio and he is Punta artist, Reckless, formerly of Punta Rebels and the duo Lloyd and Reckless. For two years now Reckless has been [...]

Life behind bars at Belize Central Prison

The process of rehabilitation of inmates is an ongoing task for the Kolbe Foundation which took over the reins of the Central Prison in Hattieville in 2002. Today the institution [...]