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Belizean Berne Velasquez “confronts dinosaurs” in latest movie

Belizean actor/musician Berne Velasquez has been keeping busy with a successful music and film career. He has produced multiple smash hits from albums Life after Deportation, Evolution, Celebration Time and Dileeyu and won the 2008 Carnival [...]

Jamie Flowers, 26, a victim of latest shooting

The mother of Jamie Flowers, 26, confirmed tonight that he has survived a murder attempt tonight at about 7 o’clock. It is unclear if he was the intended target, but nevertheless, his family is very grateful [...]

Barney Cunningham latest murder victim

Barney Cunningham, Jr., 20, died of injuries sustained in a Friday night incident in the Port Loyola area on Tuesday morning, at the Belize Medical Associates Hospital on St. Thomas Street in Belize City. [...]

The latest on the confusion inside the P. G. Council and the UDP Toledo East

The latest on the confusion inside the P. G. Council and the UDP Toledo East

When we learned at the close of Municipal Elections 2006 that the Punta Gorda Town Council was split 5-2, with a United Democratic Party majority and a People’s United Party mayor, we suspected that it would [...]

House destroyed by fire due to old, malfunctioning fire-fighting equipment

House destroyed by fire due to old, malfunctioning fire-fighting equipment

BELIZE CITY, Fri. May 11, 2018– At around 7:37 a.m., the Fire Department was alerted to a fire at 7007 Iguana Street. Upon arrival at the scene of the fire, they discovered that the upper flat [...]

Fuel, butane gaan up, electricity gwine up!

Fuel, butane gaan up, electricity gwine up!

The only ting di go down “da u chance ah living!” Electricity rates to increase by 7.1 percent in July; cost of cooking food going up again, by $10 per 100-lb cylinder BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Apr. [...]

National disgrace

National disgrace

(Ed. NOTE: The essay reproduced below was originally published in the Amandala issue dated Sunday, September 18, 2016.) As far as we know, the Belizean people showed little concern about the weak performance of those athletes [...]

PUP trashes Barrow’s $1.83 billion budget

PUP trashes Barrow’s $1.83 billion budget

“Things dread under the red,” said PUP Party Leader BELMOPAN, Thurs. Mar. 22, 2018– It was anticipated that the budget presentation of Lake I’s PUP area rep, Hon. Cordel Hyde, would have been powerful, and indeed, [...]

NEBL MVP Watch:  5th Edition: Tiger Shark Jihad Wright remains  in the hunt!

NEBL MVP Watch: 5th Edition: Tiger Shark Jihad Wright remains in the hunt!

BELMOPAN, Thurs. Mar. 8, 2018– All Star Weekend is quickly approaching in the 2018 Pepsi NEBL Season, and the playoff picture has already started taking shape. After stunning the league by pulling out a victory against [...]

Juxtaposing the UDP’s success with Belize’s failures

Juxtaposing the UDP’s success with Belize’s failures

If the United Democratic Party (UDP) were a business corporation being traded on the stock market, it is clear that its stock would have soared dramatically between February of 2008 and February of 2018. The reverse [...]