AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday August 8, 2014
In his closing argument, fiery defence lawyer Barry Roux sought to pick apart the prosecution's case that his famous client had deliberately murdered 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp after an argument in the early hours of Valentine's Day 2013.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday August 7, 2014
State lawyer Gerrie Nel kicked off a two-day showdown between the country's top legal minds, insisting Oscar Pistorius deliberately murdered his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013 and declared him a "deceitful witness".
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Sunday August 3, 2014
While it's great to celebrate your friendships, sometimes it just gets too much to handle. Here are a few examples.
Deepu M Kurup | Tuesday July 15, 2014
The Fifty Shades of Grey movie will release on Valentine's Day 2015
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, on trial for killing his model girlfriend last year, has broken a long social networking silence with a series of tweets on love and pain.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Monday June 30, 2014
Star sprinter Oscar Pistorius has tried to argue that a "generalised anxiety disorder" contributed to him shooting dead his 29-year-old model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 28, 2014
One of the three psychiatrists who assessed Oscar Pistorius was hospitalised after allegedly suffering a heart-attack just days before the Paralympian's murder trial resumes, South African media said yesterday.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Will Brazilians choose love, or love of the game? With the World Cup opening on the same date Brazil traditionally celebrates its version of Valentine's Day, merchants are helping lovers and spouses figure out how to embrace both.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 10, 2014
Oscar Pistorius has sold the upmarket Pretoria home where he shot dead his girlfriend, his estate agent said Friday, amid mounting legal fees resulting from a lengthy murder trial.
Agence France-Presse | Monday May 5, 2014
After a two-week break in the trial, the Pistorius defence called Johan Stander, the first man to arrive at the crime scene after the Paralympic gold medallist shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Associated Press | Sunday May 4, 2014
Oscar Pistorius' murder trial enters a critical phase on Monday as his defense team attempts to recover from a faltering start and reinforce the disabled athlete's claim that he fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake because he was overwh...
Agence-France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Oscar Pistorius broke down repeatedly in the witness box as he gave his version of shooting dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day last year.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 22, 2014
A spokeswoman for Oscar Pistorius on Tuesday said suggestions that the Paralympian had taken acting lessons ahead of his emotional murder trial testimony were "totally devoid of any truth".
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.