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Toddler Dies in Fiery Blaze

Toddler Dies in Fiery Blaze

Sunday, August 13, 2017 15:03

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Another Belize City baby died in a fire which left 17 persons homeless on Santa Barbara Street. The toddler was Tyreik Roberts, who burnt to death inside his home when it caught on fire. The blaze started ...

Three City Murders in Three Days

Three City Murders in Three Days

Sunday, August 13, 2017 15:02

Thursday, 10 August 2017 Southside cops have their hands full tonight investigating three separate murders in as many days. The latest victim is Christian Velasquez, 23, a mechanic. At around 11:00pm last night Velasquez was standing on Antelope Street Extension ...

Everywhere is WAR…

Everywhere is WAR…

Sunday, August 13, 2017 15:00

Thursday, 10 August 2017 As we go to press, there are reports that the UDP municipal convention scheduled for this weekend in Belmopan may be cancelled because of increasing discord within the municipal body which has spilled out to the ...

Bar Association Moves on CJ Benjamin

Bar Association Moves on CJ Benjamin

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:21

Thursday, 27 July 2017 The Bar Association of Belize has moved against the Chief Justice of Belize, Hon. Kenneth Benjamin over outstanding Supreme Court judgments he has failed to deliver in reasonable time. It was reported last week that at ...

Anke Doehm Shunned in San Pedro

Anke Doehm Shunned in San Pedro

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:20

Monday, 24 July 2017 Suspected child-killer Anke Doehm was in San Pedro for a couple hours this weekend, but there was no warm welcome for the once popular fashion boutique owner believed to have murdered her adopted child, Faye Lin ...

PUP Defends Cane-farmers - NO CUT in Fuel Subsidies

PUP Defends Cane-farmers – NO CUT in Fuel Subsidies

Saturday, July 29, 2017 19:18

Thursday, 27 July 2017 The news went out just last week that the vindictive, uncaring Barrow administration was considering cutting fuel subsidies to cane-farmers in Belize. How heartless could this government be, cutting the only subsidy cane-farmers get at the ...

Enough is Enough: JAIL HIM

Enough is Enough: JAIL HIM

Saturday, July 22, 2017 14:03

Thursday, 20 July 2017 The Belize Times has received more documents leaked out of the Ministry of Natural Resources, documents which show the unbridled greed of the Vega family. Of course, this will be nothing new to our readers or ...

Police Investigator Found Rampant Corruption - Did ComPol Whylie Deliberately Cover It Up?

Police Investigator Found Rampant Corruption – Did ComPol Whylie Deliberately Cover It Up?

Saturday, July 22, 2017 13:59

Thursday, 20 July 2017 Retired Police Superintendent Julio Valdez was called to testify before the Senate Select Committee, and he confirmed to the Senate that the Police top brass knew about the hustling at immigration from late 2013 and early ...

Darker Days Ahead for Cane-Farmers

Darker Days Ahead for Cane-Farmers

Saturday, July 22, 2017 13:57

Thursday, 20 July 2017 Stakeholders in the Belize sugar industry are trying to prepare for the fast arriving October 2017 liberalization of beet sugar production in the European Union market. That will usher in an end to higher sugar prices ...

Suspected Child Killers Remanded – Bail Denied!

Suspected Child Killers Remanded – Bail Denied!

Sunday, July 16, 2017 18:40

Thursday, 13 July 2017 At 3:00 this afternoon, after a full week in Police custody Anke Doehm and her fourth husband David were finally charged in relation to the sexual abuse and brutal murder of Faye Lin Cannon, 13. Both ...