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Shadron Gillett, 19, has murder case committed to trial at the Supreme Court

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 14, 2020-- Shadron Gillett, 19, charged with the murder of Kevin Thomas, was committed to go on trial in the...

Emil Escalante’s tomb vandalized in Orange Walk Cemetery, and open coffin left on the ground

ORANGE WALK TOWN, Mon. Jan. 13, 2020-- The tomb in which Emil Escalante, 27, was buried was vandalized and his coffin was removed and...

Belize Tax Services wants to recover 25 million in GST arrears from BTL

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Jan. 13, 2020-- Last July, leaked documents suggested that Belize Telemedia Limited (BTL) owed millions of dollars in unpaid General Sales...

Franz Reimer, 7, dragged to death by horse

SHIPYARD, Orange Walk District, Fri. Jan. 10, 2020-- Franz Reimer, 7, who was having fun with a horse in their yard in Shipyard, stood...

Christian Neal, 25, pleads guilty to escaping from prison

BELIZE CITY. Fri. Jan. 10, 2020-- Three inmates of the Belize Central Prison in Hattieville made a run for freedom at about 12:30 Wednesday,...

Police to target persons in public who have knife blades at night

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 9, 2020-- In his address to the nation for the New Year, Commissioner of Police Chester Williams said that in...

Prisoner was raped due to prison authorities’ negligence, says Supreme Court

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 7, 2020-- An accused man who was on remand at the Kolbe Foundation-managed Belize Central Prison in 2017 was raped...

22-year-old man found guilty of shooting at 16-year-old student

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Jan. 8, 2020-- At about 11:00 Monday morning, January 6, a 16-year-old student of Gwen Lizarraga High School who was visiting...

Cab driver shot, his car stolen, in San Jose Palmar

SAN JOSE, Orange Walk District, Tues. Jan. 7, 2020-- At about 6:30 yesterday, Ricardo Uk, 46, a cab driver of Orange Walk Town, was...

BDF officers to repay over payment of salary adjustment

LADYVILLE, Belize District, Thurs. Jan. 9, 2020-- Last June, a salary adjustment exercise was carried out by the Ministry of Finance for soldiers of...

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Roberto Pott raises alarm that Belize Sailing Association is “taking on water.”

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 14, 2020-- The Belize Sea Scouts has been in existence in Belize since 2004 and functions as a unit within...

Belize says “goodbye” to styrofoam

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- On Tuesday, the Minister of the Environment, Hon. Godwin Hulse, signed off on the Environment Protection (Pollution from...

The road to equal opportunity

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- The National AIDS Commission (NAC) has collaborated with the Caribbean Partnership against HIV & AIDS (PANCAP), the Human...