Pistorius

Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone

Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl over phone

The former Paralympic champion is serving a 13-year jail term for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

Dec 12, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius's jail sentence increased to 13 years and 5 months

Oscar Pistorius's jail sentence increased to 13 years and 5 months

Pistorius was imprisoned in July last year after being found guilty on appeal of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine`s Day 2013 in a case that attracted worldwide interest.

Nov 24, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic glory to jail for murder

Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic glory to jail for murder

Judge Thokozile Masipa on Friday rejected an appeal by the state against a six-year jail sentence for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius who murdered his girlfriend in 2013.

Nov 01, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

Pistorius advert gets most complaints ever in Britain

An advertisement making light of the trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius received by far the most complaints ever in Britain, the advertising watchdog said on Friday.

Feb 20, 2015, 06:56 AM IST

Pistorius `torn apart` after shooting girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius`s murder trial resumed today with a neighbour and friend giving a heart-wrenching account of finding the "broken" athlete coming down the stairs, holding his dead girlfriend in his arms.

May 05, 2014, 21:12 PM IST

Oscar Pistorius vomits in court as girlfriend`s autopsy discussed

An emotional Oscar Pistorius became physically sick in court on Monday as he listened to harrowing testimony about the autopsy of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he is accused of murdering.

Mar 11, 2014, 10:52 AM IST

Oscar Pistorius brings US investigators in to legal team

Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius has enlisted a team of forensic investigators from the United States for his murder trial which begins next year, his spokeswoman said Tuesday.

Oct 01, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

Pistorius’ trophies lay across home floor on night of Steenkamp’s murder

In a further shock for murder-accused Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, police investigating the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have reportedly revealed that they had found Pistorius’ prized trophies strewn across the floor of the Pretoria home on the night Steenkamp was shot dead.

Mar 17, 2013, 13:22 PM IST

Pistorius challenges bail conditions; wants to travel abroad

Having already been granted bail on February 22 after paying a bond of one million rand (over $100,000), Oscar Pistorius, accused of `premeditated murder` after shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine`s Day, wants his bail conditions relaxed as he wants to travel abroad.

Mar 09, 2013, 09:19 AM IST

Pistorius owned ‘steadily expanding’ gun collection

Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius had steadily become a keen collector of firearms during his Olympic year, according to an official at a South African gun collectors` club where Pistorius was a member.

Mar 02, 2013, 14:08 PM IST

Pistorius looking to settle previous lawsuit ‘confidentially’

South African Paralympic hero who has recently been embroiled in a murder charge Oscar Pistorius is now apparently holding ‘confidential’ talks to resolve a previous lawsuit.

Mar 01, 2013, 17:08 PM IST

Steenkamp predicted ‘life was about to change’ two weeks before death

Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius’ slain girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp had predicted that her life would change, two weeks before her tragic death, according to her best friend.

Mar 01, 2013, 11:50 AM IST

WADA gives clean chit to Pistorius over doping allegations

Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius had been given a clean chit from doping charges by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), who said that it has already been made aware of the substance found in Pistorius bedroom and that it was not banned.

Feb 28, 2013, 13:20 PM IST

Oscar Pistorius ‘banned’ from Pretoria home, alcohol, firearms under bail conditions

Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius will have to pay 1 million rands in surety and stay away from alcohol and firearms, under his bail conditions.

Feb 23, 2013, 14:28 PM IST

Oscar Pistorius granted bail; matter postponed until June 4

We`re bringing you the latst from the what`s going on in the Oscar Pistorius `premeditated murder` trial. Today is the fourth day of the proceedings, and a decision on bail is expected.

Feb 23, 2013, 00:50 AM IST

Botha replaced as investigating officer; Pistorius' bail hearing adjourned

The fascinating case of Oscar Pistorius continues into a third day as his bail hearing continues. We will bring you live updates from the proceedings in the courtroom in Pretoria, South Africa.

Feb 22, 2013, 09:17 AM IST

French cosmetic firm latest to drop Pistorius’ advertising campaign

Joining the list of fleeing sponsors of Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius, a French cosmetic firm has said that it dropping an advertising campaign featuring the ‘Bladerunner’ who is facing charges of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day.

Feb 21, 2013, 15:28 PM IST

No evidence to support Pistorius`s burglar claim

Investigators have found no evidence to support Paralympian Oscar Pistorius`s version that he mistook his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp for a burglar, the Pretoria Magistrate`s Court heard Tuesday.

Feb 19, 2013, 15:25 PM IST

Bloodied bat found at Pistorius’ house, says report

A cricket bat with blood on it is the main piece of evidence that the police intend to use in their case against South African Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius as he’s being tried for ‘premeditated murder’, according to City Press, a South African newspaper.

Feb 18, 2013, 09:36 AM IST

Oscar Pistorius` agent cancels races

Oscar Pistorius` agent has begun cancelling races since the Olympic athlete was charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Feb 17, 2013, 10:36 AM IST