Ex-wife of dead Argentine prosecutor rejects suicide claim

The ex-wife of a dead Argentine prosecutor rejected claims he`d killed himself and called for independent oversight of the probe Thursday, a day after huge crowds called for justice in the case.

Argentina probes mystery DNA at dead prosecutor`s home

 Argentine forensic experts began work Tuesday to trace the source of unidentified DNA found at the home of a prosecutor who died mysteriously while investigating alleged misconduct by President Cristina Kirchner.

Ukraine Parliament agrees to dismissal of top prosecutor

 Ukraine`s Parliament voted on Tuesday to approve a presidential proposal to dismiss the General Prosecutor, criticised by deputies and activists for failing to roll out reforms and bring justice for those killed in last year`s "Euromaidan" revolution. 

Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president
Barcelona are paying political price over Neymar, says club president

After finding himself in a legal soup, Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu on Tuesday claimed that they are paying a political price for signing Neymar against the wishes of rival Real Madrid.

Israel urges Argentina to press dead prosecutor's probe

Israel said it was saddened Monday by the death of the Argentine prosecutor investigating a bloody 1994 Jewish centre bombing, and called on Argentina to continue his probe.

No proof so far that NSA bugged Merkel's phone: Prosecutor

Germany`s top public prosecutor said an investigation into suspected tapping of Chancellor Angela Merkel`s mobile phone by U.S. spies had so far failed to find any concrete evidence.

No proof of murder in Marco Pantani case: Prosecutor
No proof of murder in Marco Pantani case: Prosecutor

Nothing has emerged in the latest investigation into the death of Italian cycling star Marco Pantani to indicate he was murdered, the public prosecutor in Rimini said Friday.

Charges may be filed in La Liga match-fixing case next week
Charges may be filed in La Liga match-fixing case next week

Spain`s anti-corruption prosecutor could be ready to file charges in a suspected case of match-fixing involving La Liga clubs Levante and Real Zaragoza early next week.

Prosecutor says `deceitful` Oscar Pistorius can`t dodge murder charge

A South African prosecutor branded Oscar Pistorius "deceitful" and insisted the Paralympian cannot avoid a conviction for murdering his glamorous model girlfriend, as the state closed its case against him Thursday.

Convict sentenced to over 10 years not to be released without hearing prosecutor: SC

The appellate court shall not release a convict, sentenced to punishment for death or life imprisonment or for a period of ten years or more, without hearing public prosecutor, SC ruled.

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.

`Pit bull` Pistorius prosecutor shines in court

Through his fiery cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius and mauling of expert witnesses, state prosecutor Gerrie Nel has become a global cult hero and a rare poster boy for South Africa`s beleaguered public sector.

Forensic expert faulted at Pistorius trial

The prosecutor at the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius, a double-amputee Olympian, cross-examined one of the defense`s forensic experts today after the judge overseeing the case warned spectators watching the televised proceedings in an adjacent room for their "unruly" behaviour.

Pistorius case to be adjourned from Thursday

The judge overseeing Oscar Pistorius`s murder trial has granted an adjournment from Thursday afternoon until May 5, citing scheduling concerns raised on behalf of the state.

Prosecution accuses Pistorius of tailoring evidence

The prosecution on Friday angrily accused Oscar Pistorius of tailoring evidence while rubbishing his account of why he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp as a fabrication.

Prosecutor to Pistorius: Did Reeva scream when you shot her?

Oscar Pistorius` three-day cross-examination reached a dramatic climax on Friday when a prosecutor challenged the double-amputee sprinter repeatedly as to why his girlfriend failed to scream when she was shot four times through a toilet door.

Prosecutor accuses `self-obsessed` Pistorius of being `selfish, egoistical liar`

The chief prosecutor in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has reportedly accused the Paralympian of being an `selfish, egoistical liar` and `self-obsessed`.

Judge scolds prosecutor for `scornfully` laughing at Pistorius during cross-examination

The judge at the Oscar Pistorius murder trial had reportedly sternly reprimanded the chief prosecutor for laughing `scornfully` at the Blade Runner during his interrogation on Thursday, and told him to restrain himself.

Pistorius admits `no reason` to fire fatal shots

Under pummelling cross- examination, Oscar Pistorius admitted on Thursday that he had "no reason" to fire the shots that killed Reeva Steenkamp, as prosecutors began to zero in on apparent inconsistencies in key parts of his account.

Oscar Pistorius forced to look at "exploded" head of girlfriend

A South African prosecutor forced Oscar Pistorius on Wednesday to look at a forensic photograph that showed the head of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp after it was blown open by a hollow-point bullet fired by the Olympic and Paralympic track star.