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S.S.B. C.E.O. Merlene Bailey Martinez resigns

Merlene Bailey-Martinez has resigned as C.E.O. of the Social Security weeks after reports of insider trading became public. The Social Security Board decided since early last week to terminate Bailey-Martinez [...]

Fuel prices go up again before elections

There was another hike in fuel prices over the weekend, the second in two weeks. The price increase for premium gasoline was the smallest, going up by five cents to [...]

P.U.P. Manifesto of Price, Peace and Revolution

On Monday, the People’s United Party released its manifesto for the Belize City Council elections. This afternoon, it launched its platform for the general elections. The manifesto is dedicated to [...]

Facing extradition: Rhett Fuller denied bail

In the United States, Rhett Fuller is wanted in connection with the murder of US National Larry Miller. Fuller moved back to Belize following the incident and for over a [...]

Do you believe government deserves a 2nd term?

Tonight’s question is: Would you believe the current government deserves a second term in office? Send your comments and responses using your SMART phones to 8686 or post your vote [...]

Found dead in San Pedro Prison Cell

There are three deaths to report tonight. We start first with the baffling death of a San Pedro resident, who died this morning in a holding cell at the island’s [...]

Missing Stann Creek man was murdered

While the circumstances of Martinez’ death are suspicious, the demise of forty-one year old Ignacio Ical is conclusive. Seven days ago, Ical went into the jungle in the Canada Hill [...]

Orange Walk’s Abel Robinson murdered

In the north, another missing man was found murdered. Days after he disappeared, a search party on Monday discovered the body of twenty-one year old Abel Robinson from Orange Walk [...]

Cop detained after shooting incident at Picame Bar

There’s another incident in Orange Walk Town where a police sergeant shot Jorge Celis in the eye and it is under investigation.  The police version is that on Monday Sergeant [...]

B.T.I.A. supports People’s Referendum

A people’s referendum will be held next week Wednesday. The Belize Tourism Industry Association, which chairs the Belize Coalition to Save our Natural Heritage called on member organizations to support [...]

2 escaped convicts recaptured

Last Friday two inmates escaped from the Belize Central Prison in Hattieville. Security at the facility managed by the Kolbe Foundation was breached in daylight by Luis Urbina, a high [...]

Cab driver, accused of fondling and biting minor, convicted

A Belize City taxi driver, who has been in prison for the past seven months, was today convicted of Aggravated Assault of an Indecent Nature. The victim was only eight [...]

Move over GSU, GST Unit busts tax dodgers

A businessman was also found guilty this morning, but for unpaid general sales tax. Phillip Waight of CSVW Engineering and Construction Company was to appear before Senior Magistrate Sharon Frazer [...]

Marijuana fields go up in smoke

An operation by the Anti-Drug Unit led to the discovery and destruction of two marijuana plantations over the weekend. Twenty year old Jason Gilharry was arrested on Sunday when the [...]

Unemployed man now an entrepreneur

Unemployment is hovering at twenty-three point five percent; that puts a large number of bread winners out of the work force. Meet Bryant Peters, who has discovered that there are [...]

KTV Latino; Live, Lustrous and Only on 5

The results are in for last week’s singers and first elimination by votes for KTV Latino will be announced tonight. Group A had its debut performances last Tuesday and now [...]