Australia network defends Pistorius footage

An Australian television network today defended its decision to air footage showing Oscar Pistorius in a shock reenactment of the night he shot his girlfriend, insisting it was not obtained illegally.

Oscar Pistorius sent for 30 days of psychiatric tests

A South African judge on Tuesday ordered Oscar Pistorius to undergo up to 30 days of psychiatric tests to establish if he is "criminally responsible" for killing his girlfriend on Valentine`s Day 2013.

South African court orders Pistorius to undergo mental evaluation

A South African court on Wednesday ordered Olympic and Paralympic track star Oscar Pistorius to undergo evaluation for mental illness - a move which could determine whether he lacked criminal capacity when he shot dead his girlfriend.

Prosecution calls for Pistorius to face month of mental tests

Prosecutors will apply to have Oscar Pistorius committed for one month of mental evaluations after a psychiatrist on Monday told his murder trial the Paralympian suffered from an "anxiety disorder".

Pistorius sells home where he shot girlfriend dead

Oscar Pistorius has sold the upmarket Pretoria home where he shot dead his girlfriend, his estate agent said today, amid mounting legal fees resulting from a lengthy murder trial.

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.

Oscar Pistorius cried as witness recalls shooting scene horror

A weeping Oscar Pistorius shielded his ears as a witness in his murder trial on Thursday gave harrowing evidence about desperate attempts to save Reeva Steenkamp`s life after she was shot.

Oscar Pistorius fired gun in eatery, tried to shift blame: Friend

Oscar Pistorius fired a gun in a restaurant, grazing a friend`s foot, and then asked someone else to take the blame, the court heard Wednesday on the third day of the paralympian star`s murder trial.

Oscar Pistorius investigation to be finished by August

South Africa`s National Prosecuting Authority also says the double-amputee Olympian`s appearance in a Pretoria court on June 4 will only be for about 10 minutes.

And the Oscar goes to Olympics?

A beacon of hope to all those with disabilities, Pistorius is a true hero.

South Africa picks Pistorius for All Africa Games

South Africa picked double-amputee sprinter Oscar Pistorius for its team for the All Africa Games on Thursday.

`Blade Runner` Pistorius ready for Daegu

Oscar Pistorius will become the first amputee sprinter to compete at a World Championships against able-bodied rivals later this month.

Blade Runner Pistorius to run at World C’ships

South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has been selected to run in the 400 metres and 4x400m relay at the world athletics championships starting in Daegu, South Korea, this month.

Double amputee Oscar selected for world c`ship

South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has been selected to run in the 400 metres at the world athletics championships.

"Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius runs dream race

With his final attempt, South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius qualified for next month`s world championships by smashing his 400 metres personal best in Lignano, Italy.

Pistorius aims to qualify as able-bodied athlete for Delhi CWG

"The fastest man on no legs", triple paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius is aiming to qualify as an able-bodied athlete for the Delhi Commonwealth Games.