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Lawyer says FIBA wrongly interpreted Belize Constitution

As you know by now, the national basketball team won silver at the COCABA championships in August in Cancun, Mexico. The team played under protest because the eligibility of several [...]

B.B.F. might appeal FIBA decision

The decision to appeal Haas’ judgment has to come from the Belize Basketball Federation. That is the only point bouncing in the mind of B.B.F. president Paul Thompson. The ruling [...]

Shyne, rapper and son of PM might be deported to Belize

Not much has been heard of Jamal Barrow until 2000 when he release his first album “Shyne”, named after himself. The rapper, the son of Prime Minister Dean Barrow, left [...]

Lake Independence woman attacked in home

Turning to a constant in the newscast; violence. There was another home invasion early this morning in Belize City. A man reportedly entered the home of a fifty-two year old [...]

Opposition calls for BWS to withdraw request for rate increase

Water rates; are they going up? Well, if the opposition had its way, it wouldn’t. Last Friday, we reported that the Belize Water Services Limited is applying for an increase [...]

B.M.L. workers continue to march in front of City Hall

The hardship facing the one hundred and fifty plus families of Belize Maintenance Limited Workers who have been sent home is becoming dismal. Some of the women claim that they [...]

Councillor Philip Willoughby talks about the garbage issue

Councilor responsible for Garbage, Philip Willoughby, has come up with wild proposals, which were quickly brushed away by his colleagues. Willoughby today had another brainwave and he says he will [...]

Amateur video captures neighbours helping gunshot victim

Since this morning Jason Cain, a gunshot victim, has been in the post anesthetic and recovery ward at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after undergoing surgery. He was shot to [...]

Post mortem reveals graveyard murder victim was shot

Police are trying to decipher how twenty year old Randy Coye was shot dead at the Lord Ridge Cemetery last Friday without anyone hearing the gunshots. It was initially reported [...]

UB faculty and staff against 3 year wage freeze

Is there trouble brewing in the horizon for the University of Belize? The institution has a total of four hundred and seventy-six faculty staff and administration, two hundred and fifty [...]

Darien Banks freed once again of latest criminal charges

He has an extensive rap sheet but has never been convicted and today thirty-one year old Darien Banks walked away from another set of charges. And like in many other [...]

Inmates get one more year for one day of escape

And three inmates who broke out of prison on September twenty-seventh faced a charge of Escape in Magistrate Kathleen Lewis’ court today. Twenty-nine year old Terry Bainton, twenty-two year old [...]

Dave’s Furniture World robbery suspect charged

Also in court, a third suspect was charged today for the September eighteenth Robbery at Dave’s Furniture World. Eighteen year old Kevin Abraham is believed to be one of three [...]

Who will be the ultimate talent on Duets?

After twelve grueling weeks of competition, the finals of Duets took place at the Bliss Centre as scheduled on Tuesday night. The audience clung to every second of performances by [...]