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Masked gunmen storm UB dorm and tie up students

We’ll have the court details of the Caleb Orozco case and a robbery at his house coming up, but first we go to the nation’s capital where a terrifying robbery [...]

Trafficking of Indian nationals through Belize

A bold attempt at smuggling eleven illegal immigrants through Belize, presumably en route to the United States, has resulted in several arrests, including the mechanic/driver of the British High Commission.  [...]

UNIBAM’s Orozco receives threats and his vehicle violated

The highly publicized case of Caleb Orozco versus the Attorney-General of Belize continued before Chief Justice Kenneth Benjamin. This morning CJ Benjamin informed the Court that the claimant, Caleb Orozco, [...]

Objection in the Court! UNIBAM

Day three started much the same with the procession of attorneys for the claimant, the state and interested parties and observers from both sides of the legal battle heading into [...]

3 foreign entities in gay case

On Wednesday, Day two of the trial, Queen’s Counsel Lord Peter Goldsmith made his submission to the Court. Goldsmith is representing the foreign interested parties in the case, namely the [...]

Foreign minister returns from meeting with Guatemalan at O.A.S.

As we reported on Wednesday, Belize and Guatemala have been meeting with the O.A.S. in Washington. Foreign Affairs Minister Wilfred Elrington, along with a delegation of government officials, returned this [...]

Former P.U.P. leader, John Briceño joined attended meeting

Joining the Minister of Foreign Affairs on the visit to Washington was former Leader of the Opposition John Briceño.  While the People’s United Party has not presented a formal position [...]

Mexico and Belize sit to talk tourism opportunities

The Embassy of Mexico in Belize along with its Ministry of Tourism organized an excursion to the Jewel to forge a new relationship through multi-destination tourism. Many tourists and backpackers [...]

GSU takes gun and marijuana off the streets

Just before midday today, the Gang Suppression Unit arrested fifty-two year old taxi driver, Valentine Ferguson. He was driving a Toyota car when he was intercepted by the Unit near [...]

Orange Walk Court finds man guilty of attempted murder of common-law

There were two guilty verdicts today in the Supreme Court sitting of the Northern District in Orange Walk Town. Justice Herbert Lord delivered his verdict in the case of Kenroy [...]

Murder case collapses as witness fails to appear in court

Twenty-three year old Belize City resident, Anthony Lewis, who was on trial for the December 2010 murder of eighteen year old Leon Ebanks, today walked from court a free man. [...]

Unnatural crime; man charged for sodomizing female minor

As the case of Caleb Orozco versus the Attorney General of Belize continued in the Supreme Court, in the lower court a man was arraigned for sodomizing a fourteen year [...]

In-depth, inside the classroom; 143 students with special needs take P.S.E.

For parents and families who have children with special needs, education begins early and at home. But the challenge is greater once they enroll in schools because few are equipped [...]

Public service comes out to show its services

The Government of Belize is the largest employer in the nation. Services offered by government departments and ministries represent an important vein not only in the legal and justice system, [...]

The Pallotti Campus Darling Pageant

The twenty-fifth annual Pallotti Campus Darling Pageant will be held at the Princess Hotel and Casino on Friday.  The yearly showcase of young beauty and talent has helped the high [...]

Runaway; have you seen this missing child?

But there is some disturbing news to report. Thirteen year old Scott Thompson, affected by a psychiatric disorder, has been missing from his home in San Ignacio Town since April [...]

A raw natural and balanced diet on Healthy Living

Every health related issue is linked to lifestyles; a healthy way of life includes exercise and a balanced diet. Some people are making the switch to all protein, less carbs, [...]