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Post mortem confirms Bou-Nahra death to be suicide

His death was as questionable as the life he led and the post mortem on the body of thirty-four year old business Chayben Bou-Nahra certifies – at least for the [...]

Body of missing man found in Guatemalan village

The family of a young man from Benque Viejo del Carmen who went missing last week got their worst fears confirmed when his father discovered his body over the weekend. [...]

Second fetus found by children in less than a week

It is not officially designated as a dump site, but Belize City residents have turned this street side in the Saint Martin de Porres area into one and on Monday, [...]

Vandals destroy headstones and desecrate tombs

The hope is that when you bury your loved ones they get to rest in peace. But that has not been the case for at least the past week. News [...]

Police constable charged with Bigamy

They are supposed to uphold the law but tonight a police officer finds himself in all kinds of trouble with the law and his own comrades have to charge him [...]

Two robbers hold up Freetown Drug Store

It seems that there is no end to the stream of robberies that are coinciding with the Christmas Holidays. People at home, on the streets and every type of business [...]

Man gets 5 years for Carnal Knowledge

He was found guilty of the carnal knowledge fifteen year old girl last week and today Rupert Flowers was sentenced to five years in prison. Before handing down the sentence [...]

San Pedro resident charged with Grievous Harm

In other news from the courts, twenty-two year old Myra Lima is accused of beating a woman and causing her to suffer a miscarriage. Lima, a resident of San Pedro, [...]

2 security guards charged for possession of pen gun

And two security officers will be spending some time behind bars for a prohibited firearm, in this case, a point twenty-two calibre pen gun. The two, nineteen year old Carlos [...]

Newcastle disease spreads in Cayo & Belize Districts

Back in November we reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease at a poultry farm on Spanish Lookout and tonight a government press release is announcing that it has spread. Reports [...]

Min of Health responds to lack of supplies at K.H.M.H.

It is has been a year of dutiful service by staff members and in recognition of their work, the Management of the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital organized a ceremony last [...]

Hospitals in the north recognised as Mother & Baby friendly

The good news out of the Ministry of Health is that in collaboration with UNICEF, PAHO and the N.C.F.C., two hospitals in the north are getting the distinction as Mother [...]

Bureau of Stds check stores for accuracy and quality

Shopping is in full swing as Belizeans stock up on last minute groceries for the Christmas meal. That is why the Bureau of Standards is also making stops at those [...]

Tips for travelling to Mexico this Christmas

If you’re transiting through Mexico this holiday season, here are some tips for a smooth ride. Belizeans are advised that they will be required to present certain documentation on entry [...]

Open Your Eyes hosts Christmas concert

Want to start you morning right? Well, tomorrow morning beginning at six-thirty Channel Five’s new hit talk show, Open Your Eyes, is debuting its first live concert. The two-hour Christmas [...]

New Punta artist releases “Bash Tonight”

You talk about Punta rock and chances are that you will get in the groove. Punta Rock is tremendously popular and it springs from the Garifuna culture. And now there [...]

Christmas lights adorn Belize City at night

It’s two days away from Christmas and some say there are less lights this year. But still we found many homes around the City decorated with the traditional icicle style [...]

Tek It or Leave It’s fourth winner plays for $10,000

She is the fourth contestant on the first ever game show in Belize, Tek It or Leave It. And at eight o’clock, Channel Five will air the Christmas episode where [...]

Elda Blades gives tips on making a black fruit cake

Fruit cakes are a staple fare around the Christmas season. And although not everyone is a fan, tonight the temperature in homes across the country will go up considerably as [...]