Associated Press | Tuesday April 15, 2014
The chief prosecutor, Gerrie Nel, in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius ended his cross-examination after challenging the athlete for five days of testimony about how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
Agence France-Presse | Monday April 14, 2014
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel accused Oscar Pistorius of falsifying evidence to support his defence against the charge of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013. The prosecutor's relentless questioning has elicited tears and taut...
Agence France-Presse | Friday April 11, 2014
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel also rubbished the athlete's claim that police moved important pieces of evidence after arriving at the scene early on Valentine's Day morning last year.
World | Agence-France Presse | Friday April 11, 2014
In a pummelling cross-examination the prosecution called Oscar Pistorius's account of killing his girlfriend "impossible" and "a lie" on Thursday, highlighting apparent inconsistencies in key parts of his testimony.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 10, 2014
Prosecutors say the Oscar Pistorius deliberately shot Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine's Day after the couple had a fight. He says he shot her by accident through a locked bathroom door after mistaking her for an intruder.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 10, 2014
South African star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has gone from being a hero to a devil, Reeva Steenkamp's mother June said in a British newspaper interview published on Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Oscar Pistorius insisted on Wednesday that he never intended to kill his girlfriend, as the prosecution began tearing into his version of events on that fateful night.
Agence-France-Presse | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Oscar Pistorius denied that he wanted to kill his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp and maintained that he mistook her for an intruder on Valentine's day in 2013.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Oscar Pistorius described how in the dead of night on Valentine's Day 2013 he heard a noise and rushed to his bathroom with his gun, believing there was an intruder in his home.
World | Agence-France Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Oscar Pistorius tearfully recalled the final hours spent eating and chatting with girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp before he shot her dead on Valentine's Day 2013, during a second emotional day of testimony Tuesday.
Associated Press | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Oscar Pistorius is expected to speak about the night he shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Prosecutors say that Pistorius is lying and killed Steenkamp intentionally after an argument on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Reuters | Tuesday April 8, 2014
His voice trembling with emotion, Oscar Pistorius took the witness stand in his own defence on Monday, saying the Valentine's Day shooting of his girlfriend last year had left him sleepless, terrified and plagued by nightmares.
Agence France-Presse | Monday April 7, 2014
Judge Thokozile Masipa granted the defence an adjournment until Tuesday saying blade runner Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year, not only looks exhausted but also sounds tired.
Associated Press | Monday April 7, 2014
Oscar Pistorius is expected to testify and explain how he accidentally shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's day last year.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 6, 2014
The 27-year-old Oscar Pistorius, who has denied the murder charge, has to explain why he fired four shots at model and aspiring television actress Reeva Steenkamp through a locked toilet door in his home on Valentine's Day last year.
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Agence France-Presse | Monday March 24, 2014
Anette Stipp, a neighbour of Oscar Pistorius and one of the prosecution's last witnesses, said she heard shots, then a woman screaming, then more gunshots in the early morning hours on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 23, 2014
The murder trial of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius for shooting dead his girlfriend has been extended until May 16, the South African court hearing the case said on Sunday.
Agence-France Presse | Friday March 14, 2014
Former station chief Giliam van Rensburg, who was among the first officers on the scene of the Valentine's Day 2013 killing and the one who arrested Oscar Pistorius, retired from the police last year.
Associated Press | Monday March 10, 2014
The guard, Pieter Baba, recalled a conversation with Oscar Pistorius in the early hours of Valentine's Day last year. Baba testified Friday that Pistorius told him "everything is fine" on the telephone while he was responding to neighbors' reports of...