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Tings Dread Da Gwen, Are Teachers Going Home?

It is not the first time that we have covered the administrative woes at Gwen Liz High School. Tonight, there are reports that a number of teachers are to be [...]

Belizean Teen Murdered in Chicago

A Belizean teenager was killed over the weekend in Chicago. Seventeen-year-old Darnelle Flowers, left Belize seven years ago, but he and his sixteen-year-old classmate, Raysuan Turner went missing on Friday. [...]

Orange Walk Police continue investigate Double Homicide

Police in Orange Walk continue their investigation into the double homicide of Junior Triminio and Christopher Calderon. The duo was gunned down on Zericote Street in Orange Walk Town on [...]

No Arrests in Copycat Robberies

The armed robbery of seventy-nine-year-old retired educator, Harold Williams, on Monday afternoon downstairs of his home at the corners of Dunn and Landivar streets is presumably the result of the [...]

More Suspected Drug Planes Landing in Northern Belize

The unauthorized landings of private aircrafts in northern Belize, primarily in the Orange Walk District pose a grave national security threat to the country.  Since the beginning of the year, [...]

Intercepting Drug Planes are a Matter of Intelligence Gathering

According to Elodio Aragon Junior, the efforts of the police department are compounded by the fact that criminal networks are often in cahoots with other members of law enforcement.  There [...]

Belizean Licensed Vehicle Involved in Accident in Mexico

A Belizean woman was among four persons injured in a traffic accident near Playa del Carmen. According to reports from the area, she was travelling in a van that was [...]

Is Sapna Budhrani qualified to be President of NICH?

Is Sapna Budhrani qualified to be the President of NICH? That’s what most people were asking when she was swiftly elevated to president of the National Institute of Culture and [...]

NICH slow in support of Garifuna Collective’s WOMEX showcase – Music Ambassador disappointed!

And according to Shyne Barrow, Budhrani has not been cooperative with him. Barrow says he is disappointed that the president has dragged her feet on securing funds for the Garifuna [...]

Garifuna Collective off to Spain for WOMEX 2018

Back in June, we shared the good news that the Garifuna Collective was selected to perform at the WOMEX Showcase to be held at Grand Canary Islands, Spain, in October [...]

But They Need Your Help In Getting There

And so to get to Spain, the Garifuna Collective needs more funds. Al Obando, the long time road manager of the band, says that while they have not been back [...]

Salvador cuts ties with Taiwan

Taiwan’s President, Doctor Tsai Ing-wen concluded a visit to Latin America which included a three-day stop in Belize. She headed back to Taipei on Saturday, but first stopped over in [...]

Who Will Win KTV the Remix, Season II?

All is in place over at the Bliss Centre for the Performing Arts where the grand finale of KTV, the Remix, gets underway at eighty-thirty with a red carpet segment. [...]

PUP’s Julius Espat says NO to the ICJ

P.U.P.’s Cayo South Area Representative, Julius Espat, has taken a firm ‘NO’ to the I.C.J.  Espat announced his position on the matter on Saturday via his Facebook page. Having considered [...]

BTV Re-installs Belize Plaque on Gracias Adios Border Monument

Two years ago, in 2015, a plaque with the name ‘Belize’ which had been installed on the Gracias Adios Border Monument down south was reportedly stolen. The plaque was installed [...]

Ten More Days Until Mass Re-registration Concludes

Ten thousand, one hundred and forty-one registration applications were received by the Election and Boundaries Department between August twelfth and eighteen. This is a slight increase when compared to the [...]

Los Hijos Del West Return from Taiwan International Folkloric Festival

Marimba musical group, Los Hijos del West, returned to the Jewel today after a spending a month in Taiwan. The group, including Ian Yacab, Christian Archila, Emil Hernandez, Luis Quiroz [...]