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Live From Salt Lake City; Jacob Kingston Testifies in Lev Dermen Trial

The star witness in the case against Lev Dermen arrived today at the court in Utah in handcuffs. Jacob Kingston is expected to testify through next week Monday since he [...]

Redistricting – An Application is Filed on the Constitutionality of the Current Legislative Boundaries

In the local courts in Belize City today, an application was filed with the Supreme Court, which would add Lord Michael Ashcroft to the case submitted to require the Belize Elections and [...]

Coast Guard Bust Fishermen Near Drown Caye with Unlicensed Ammo

A coast guard operation, carried out in the vicinity of Drowned Caye on Tuesday, has resulted in the arrests of four men who were found in possession of unlicensed ammunition.  [...]

Murder Victim Refutes Police’s Theory; They Say Anthony Parks Wasn’t Killed Because of Drugs

On Monday, we reported about the death of Anthony Parks. He was shot in Independence Village on the morning of January twenty-second. Ever since then, he was hospitalized up until [...]

Robbers Target La Popular Bakery on Cemetery Road

On Tuesday night, a pair of robbers targeted La Popular Bakery on Cemetery Road in Belize City. Reports are that around seven-thirty p.m., two men, posing as customers, entered the [...]

Patrick Faber Explains Need for 180 Contact Days

Amending the Education Rules to reflect particular changes that are favorable to teachers across the country was a contentious issue for the Belize National Teachers Union.  Prior to Tuesday’s marathon [...]

B.N.T.U. Tells Government to Slow Down on Equal Opportunities Bill

Proponents of the Equal Opportunities Bill, including the executive of the National AIDS Commission, the Special Envoy for Women and Children, as well as the Ministry of Human Development and [...]

Over 5,000 Signatures in Objection to Equal Opportunities Bill

When consultations took place in the south, there was an overwhelming opposition to the posed bill. Over five thousand signatures have now been affixed to several documents circulated within the [...]

Ashton Thompson Awaits Sentencing for Manslaughter Conviction

Teshawn Williams is back behind prison where he is awaiting a sentence for the charge of manslaughter in the stabbing death of Eaton Lamb. The accused is the cousin of [...]

Meighan Brothers Remanded for Being Members of a Gang

The brothers: Tyrone, Ellis and Shaquille Meighan appeared in courtroom of Senior Magistrate Tricia Pitts Anderson on Tuesday and were charged for being members of a gang, specifically Banak Zone [...]

Live & Let Live: Identifying the Face of Discrimination

A campaign is ongoing to build consciousness on what discrimination is and to encourage action when it surfaces in the homes, workplace and other areas. The Live and Let Live [...]

Two Medical Schools in Belize De-listed in India?

The Embassy of India in Mexico has confirmed that two medical universities in Belize have been de-listed by the Medical Council of India, following complaints that both institutions do not [...]

Coronavirus Confirmed in Taiwan; G.O.B. Issues Statement of Support

Late this evening, the government issued a statement in support of one of its strongest allies.  It involves the novel coronavirus, which has been detected in Taiwan.  The statement says [...]

Chef Tim August Takes Over Dara Feeding Program for the Day!

Chef Tim August of Stone Crab Bar and Grill in Dangriga took over the Dara Feeding Programme in Belize City on Tuesday. As you know, Joel ‘Dara’ Robinson and his [...]

Dara’s Feeding Programme is Off Life Support

So Chef Tim August was the guest chef for the day at Dara’s Feeding Programme on Tuesday. He cooked for and fed over fifty students. It was a special treat [...]

U.B. & M.O.E. Host Educational Expo

The University of Belize and Ministry of Education held the Belize Tertiary Options and Opportunities Education Expo, formerly known as the COBEC Fair, in Belmopan today. The UB and COBEC University partners [...]

The 2020 Central American Championships Hosted in Belize

A regional table tennis competition is taking place in Belize. It is being hosted by the Belize Table Tennis Association and as many as a hundred and ten players will [...]