Belize

  • US software guru McAfee released, arrives in US December 13, 2012

    Miami: Anti-virus software founder John McAfee arrived in the US on Wednesday night after being deported from Guatemala, where he had sought to evade police questioning in the killing of a man in neighboring Belize. The American Airlines commercial jet carrying McAfee landed in Miami shortly before 7 pm on...
  • McAfee's legal appeals win him respite in Guatemala December 10, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software pioneer John McAfee, facing deportation from Guatemala to Belize to answer questions over the death of a neighbour, has bought himself some time with legal appeals, the Guatemalan government said on Sunday. McAfee's lawyers have filed a request with a local court to grant him leave to...
  • Software guru McAfee wants to return to US December 9, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation from Guatemala to Belize to face questions about the slaying of a neighbor, said on Saturday he wants to return to the United States. "My goal is to get back to America as soon as possible," McAfee, 67, said in a...
  • Deportation looms for McAfee after heart drama December 7, 2012

    Guatemala City: Software guru John McAfee, fighting deportation to Belize, was rushed to a hospital in Guatemala on Thursday shortly after his asylum request was rejected, but a suspected heart attack turned out to be stress in a fresh twist to the saga. The 67-year-old US computer software pioneer was...
  • McAfee arrested in Guatemala for illegal entry December 6, 2012

    Guatemala City: US software guru John McAfee, on the run from authorities in Belize seeking to question him in a murder probe, was arrested by Guatemalan police on Wednesday for illegally entering the country, that nation's interior minister said. McAfee, who had been in hiding for three weeks, crossed into...
  • Girls, guns and yoga: Anti-virus guru John McAfee's odd life November 16, 2012

    To the many people who crossed his path on a tropical island in Belize, it was apparent John McAfee's life had taken some bizarre turns in the last few years. The anti-virus software guru, who started McAfee Associates in 1989, has been in hiding since police said they wanted to...
  • Belizean authorities will kill me: John McAfee November 15, 2012

    Belize City: Belize's prime minister on Wednesday urged anti-virus software pioneer John McAfee to help the country's police with a murder inquiry, calling McAfee "bonkers" for recent media statements. "I don't want to be unkind, but he seems to be extremely paranoid - I would go so far as to say...
  • Police seeks anti-virus guru John McAfee in murder probe November 13, 2012

    Belize City: Police in Belize want to question US anti-computer virus software pioneer John McAfee in connection with the murder of a neighbour he had been quarrelling with, but they say he remains a person of interest at this time and is not a suspect. McAfee, who invented the anti-virus...
  • Obama names Indian American as envoy to Belize June 12, 2009

    Washington: President Barack has named Vinai Thummalapally, an Indian-American businessman and a former college friend who raised over $100,000 for his campaign, as the ambassador to the Central American nation of Belize. Colorado-based Thummalapally was among the Top Indian-American Bundlers - people who gather contributions from many individuals, who are not...