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2 Sought in Credit Card Attack on ATM’s

Another massive credit card scam has been uncovered in the local banking system and police are on the lookout tonight for a pair of thieves who have withdrawn an undisclosed [...]

Postpone Re-Registration Again? P.U.P. Says No Way

At this hour, a meeting of the Election and Boundaries Commission is taking place. It was called by Chairman Doug Singh to discuss several proposals related to conduct and practice [...]

Re-Districting before Re-Registration is Illogical, Says Kareem Musa

The P.U.P. also says that it denounces any attempt by the Commission to carry out a re-districting exercise before a re-registration exercise, since such an exercise, in its view would [...]

Will Voters’ ID’s Go the Way of the Dinosaur?

The voter’s identification card carries none of the shine of the passport, or Social Security card or driver’s license. Indeed, its sole use seems to be to identify a voter [...]

P.U.P. Leader Vows Accountability in Alleged Election Fraud

The Opposition People’s United Party is planning a press conference on Thursday of this week. On the agenda is a frank discussion of the revelations coming out of the Senate [...]

Kareem Musa Says “Eye-Opener” Inquiry Reveals Excessive Ministerial Influence

While the party awaits its turn to address the single biggest revelation coming out so far from the Senate Special Select Committee, deputy leader Kareem Musa offered some general observations [...]

Legal Guardians Refusing to Return Belmopan Kids to Grieving Widower

A custody battle is brewing in Belmopan where a San Martin family is before the courts fighting to regain care of their eight children. According to Santos Fermin Sagastume, back [...]

Jasmine Alert Prez Says Case “Crosses the Line”

Since his wife’s passing, Sagastume and his daughter have not been able to contact the children and don’t know their whereabouts. But the family has been in touch with personnel [...]

Conch Shell Bay Rocked by Another Shooting Incident

Since the start of the New Year, Conch Shell Bay, a bustling community which is home to the popular Fish Market, has quickly become a hotspot in the city.  The [...]

Budget Cuts Will Make Belize “Leaner and Meaner,” According to A.G.

In the run-up to the presentation of the General Revenue and Appropriations Bill, also known as the Budget, in March; there will be planned consultations with civil society, the business [...]

Who Authorized Beach Construction at Caye Chapel?

Has the Department of the Environment cleared a planned beach creation on the popular island of Caye Chapel without the benefit of an environmental impact assessment? The question came up [...]

P.U.P.’s National Party Council Meets on Economy and Immigration

As mentioned earlier in the newscast, the People’s United Party held the first National Party Council meeting of the New Year in Orange Walk. The main resolution which we told [...]

Soldier Messed with Lady Officer, Taken to Court

A B.D.F. soldier is in trouble with the law for unruly and unbecoming behaviour. Twenty-two-year-old Kevin Chun is accused of touching a female police officer on her private parts on [...]

Youths Caught with Weed Stash at Turneffe

On Saturday, Coast Guard officials busted twenty-two-year-old Justin Flowers, eighteen-year-old Elijah Usher, Stanley O’Neil and a minor all of Belize City with eight hundred and sixty two gram of weed [...]

Chinese Community Says Happy New Year!

The Chinese zodiac is divided into twelve blocks just like the western astrological calendar, but the major difference being that each block covers a period of one year instead of [...]

Grieving Hamilton Family Implores Police to Speed Up Investigation into Triple Arson Murder

The Hamilton family of Aloe Vera Street, Belize City, continues to look for answers four months after a senseless act of arson of their house. They lost not one, but [...]

Cop Brothers Attacked Suitor for Ex-Girlfriend?

Cops gone crazy over engagement? One woman is alleging that two officers – one attached to Rural Eastern Division and the other assigned to Eastern Division South – made an [...]

City Cops Went After 12 Year Old Boy For No Reason, Family Alleges

On Monday night you heard the mother of a thirteen year old boy complain about police actions against her son in Punta Gorda. Today, we spoke with the sister of [...]

Senate Approves Central Bank Immunity Bill But Will Belize Be In Trouble with Superbond?

Following the special session of the House of Representatives on Friday, the nation’s upper chamber was convened to further progress the Central Bank of Belize (International Immunities) and Crown Proceedings [...]

C.C.J. Told Government It Should Have Gone to Arbitration

The Caribbean Court of Justice’s scathing denunciation of the Accommodation Agreement and Settlement Deed and the actions of their signatories as  “malignant tumours,” eating away at democracy has been cited [...]

Social Partners Say Government Must Shape Up

As Courtenay pointed out, no one, least of all the Opposition, intended to vote against legislation intended to protect Belize from these and other similar awards. And that spirit of [...]

A.G. Vows to Pursue “Vultures” Looking at Foreign Reserves

Attorney General Michael Peyrefitte blasted Lord Michael Ashcroft saying that he will ensure that neither Caribbean Investment Holdings Limited nor Belize Social Development Limited gets their hands on the foreign [...]

A Baby Boy’s Tragic Drowning in Maya Mopan

The community of Maya Mopan, located about a mile outside of downtown Belmopan, witnessed tragedy on Saturday afternoon. Eighteen-month-old Edwin Lorenzo Duarte was playing near a well at the back [...]

FECTAB Renews Assault on Government

FECTAB is back in the news tonight after an extended hiatus from the media spotlight.  This time it is joined by COLA and both organizations are rallying around a common [...]

Finally, Osmany Salas Takes Seat as N.G.O. Senator

And now back to the senate. Osmany Salas, president of the Belize Tourism Industry Association, formally took the oath that marked his ascension to the Senate as its thirteenth member, [...]