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Guatemalan national beheaded and burnt in Cayo

A man identified as twenty-seven year old Juan Carlos Castillo was brutally murdered in the village of Buena Vista in the Cayo District. Castillo’s body was discovered this morning and [...]

Cane farmers vote more than once at B.C.F.A. meeting…

Earlier this year the sugar industry was brought to its knees over the issue of a core sampler. That situation reached boiling point on February second, when farmer, Antanacio Gutierrez [...]

…And caneros will take farmers association to court

Meanwhile, a breakaway group, United Cane Farmers, comprising farmers from the two northern districts are being represented by attorney Hubert Elrington. Elrington plans to file documents seeking an injunction by [...]

Telemedia responds to P.M.’s “dramatic and final” act

Speaking on radio and then on television last week, Prime Minister Dean Barrow disclosed that something “dramatic and final” will have to be put in place in respect of Government’s [...]

Football stadium to be used as shelter from garbage fumes

The second fire at the city dump site continues to emanate toxic smoke which, depending on the wind, spreads into the city, much to the chagrin of residents who have [...]

Price of 100lb cylinder of goes down

The cost of fuel at the pump increased on Monday by sixty cents per gallon, but there is a bit of good news to report in respect of butane prices. [...]

Marvin Moguel shot during alleged drug deal gone bad

A Belize City businessman is hospitalized after he was allegedly involved in a drug deal gone bad. He is thirty year old Marvin Isaac Moguel and police investigations have so [...]

Man robbed of US$8,000 while having dinner

A US citizen visiting Belize is out of much more cash than he planned to spend when he went out to eat on Monday evening. Sixty-nine year old Phillip Hikey [...]

B.C.V.I. showcases photographic exhibit at A.G.M.

The Belize Centre for the Visually Impaired is holding its Annual General Meeting at the Image Factory Art Gallery tonight. If you’re wondering about the venue, the event is being [...]

Murder in Guatemala linked to President Alvaro Colom

Turning to news from the region, there is trouble brewing in neighbouring Guatemala that can have a debilitating effect on the government of President Alvaro Colom. According to reports some [...]