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SATIIM wins injunction against seismic work in park

After two days of presentations in the Supreme Court, this afternoon Justice Samuel Awich handed down a decision in favour of the Sarstoon Temash Institute for Indigenous Management in its [...]

Couple charged with rape of 9 year old girl

Just when you thought that recent incidents of sexual assault on minors had reached the lowest depths of depravity, along comes a case that can only make us weep with [...]

Burglar prayed for protection but ran out of luck

School break-ins are not a particularly unusual crime … but the one that occurred last night in Cayo came with a special twist. Jacqueline Godwin, Reporting Around three this morning, [...]

Fugitive arraigned in Cayo, denied bail

Also in court today was a young man who is alleged to have put a merciless beating on an elderly resident of the twin towns. Sgt. Gilroy Nicholas, O.C., San [...]

Mother of Opposition Leader dies at 78

Tonight we regret to announce the passing of Joyce Barrow, the mother of Leader of the Opposition Dean Barrow. Mrs. Barrow, who died on Wednesday, was seventy-eight years old. She [...]

Merchants sell out inventory in advance of G.S.T.

It hasn’t generated quite the same buzz as the introduction of V.A.T. in 1996, but the impending implementation of the G.S.T. is finally sinking in. To see how the business [...]

Belize beats El Salvador, advances to Centro-Basket

The competition was stiff, but the Belize National Basketball Team triumphed as they defeated El Salvador last night in San Salvador. The score was ninety to eighty-one. The victory was [...]

Rotary programme offers free cardiac care

The recent press briefing by the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital has highlighted the problem of affordability of health care for lower income Belizeans. Today that institution was the venue for [...]