World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 4, 2013
A South African court today postponed the pre-trial hearing of Oscar Pistorius to August 19 to allow police to wrap up their probe into his Valentine's Day shooting of model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
World | Associated Press | Monday June 3, 2013
Oscar Pistorius will be back in the glare of public scrutiny for the first time in months when he appears at a court hearing ahead of his murder trial Tuesday, launching the next chapter of the sensational case that transformed the double-amputee Oly...
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 2, 2013
South Africa's murder-accused paralympic star Oscar Pistorius returns to court on Tuesday for a scheduled pre-trial hearing while detectives wrap up their investigations.
Agence-France Presse | Friday May 31, 2013
The 26-year old Pistorius told the court in February that he had shot his lover, Reeva Steenkamp through a locked bathroom door, using a gun he kept under his bed, having mistaken her for an intruder.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday May 31, 2013
Images of the bathroom where Oscar Pistorius shot his model girlfriend in February have been leaked to Sky News, just days before the South African paralympian sprinter appears in court charged with the murder.
The Associated Press | Thursday May 23, 2013
The South African Olympic Committee has decided not to spend money on athletes who are not currently training or competing.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 18, 2013
The Jamaican powered to gold medals in the 100m, 200m and 4x100m relay at the London Games last year to replicate his extraordinary achievements at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday April 16, 2013
South African police confiscated 49 cellphones after officers used them to photograph of Oscar Pistorius when he was first arrested following the shooting death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Agence France-Presse | Monday April 15, 2013
According to a Sunday Times report, a "relaxed-looking" Pistorius was seen knocking back drinks at a party at an upmarket restaurant last Saturday, but did not stay long.
World | Agence-France Presse | Thursday April 11, 2013
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius said he was "deeply disturbed" by the comments of some of his fans on social media directed at Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend he is accused of killing.
World | Associated Press | Thursday April 4, 2013
Oscar Pistorius has been running on his blades again and his return to regular training is imminent, his agent says.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday April 1, 2013
YouTube is shutting down, Twitter users have to pay for the use of vowels, and the new Google Nose search engine will bring a whiff of wet dog or daisies right to your computer or smartphone.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 28, 2013
Oscar Pistorius can leave South Africa to compete in international track meets, a judge ruled on Thursday as he upheld the Olympic athlete's appeal against some of his bail restrictions.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 27, 2013
The older brother of South African star sprinter Oscar Pistorius appeared in court on Wednesday to face charges over a deadly road crash five years ago.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 11, 2013
Paralympic sprint champion Oscar Pistorius is in deep mourning after killing his girlfriend on Valentine's Day, but is "certainly not suicidal" his family said Monday.
World | Associated Press | Monday March 11, 2013
Lawyers for Oscar Pistorius have filed an appeal in a South African court against bail restrictions imposed on the Olympian, who is charged with murdering his girlfriend, according to papers released by the Pistorius family on Monday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 10, 2013
Oscar Pistorius is a broken man "on the verge of suicide" as he fights a charge of premeditated murder, a friend of the Paralympic star has said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday March 8, 2013
Lawyers for South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will appeal the conditions of his bail, local television reported on Friday.
Agence France-Presse | Friday March 8, 2013
In an interview with a local radio station, Botha said he resigned because he had found a better paying job, and not because of the case against star sprinter Pistorius.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 7, 2013
Hilton Botha, the detective who bungled investigations into the case against Paralympian star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has quit the force, South African police said Thursday.