# oscar-pistorius - Friday 8 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about US strikes on Iraq, a new weather warning, and an Irish woman charged over baby death.
Closing arguments were completed today.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 7 August, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Obama considering hitting Iraq, Russia’s ban on EU food, and Denis O’Brien…
The closing arguments are expected to last two days.
It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Carl Pistorius was acquitted last year of culpable homicide and reckless driving.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
His family claim he was approached by a man who taunted him about his trial.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Garth Brooks, the cabinet reshuffle and Google smartphones for robots…
The trial will break until 7 August when both sides will make their last arguments.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 7 July, 2014
The dramatic video shows Pistorius walking on his stumps, screaming and crying for help.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Ruairí Quinn, Arthur’s Day and Israel-Palestine tensions.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 30 June, 2014
The trial has returned after a month break in which Pistorius underwent tests.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Judge Thokozile Masipa said a “proper inquiry” was required.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
The judge in the murder trial will rule tomorrow on whether the athlete will be committed to one month of psychiatric tests.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 12 May, 2014
The option of changing his defence to one of “diminished responsibility” was raised during the Olympian’s trial today.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 5 May, 2014
The murder trial resumed in South Africa this morning.
The proceedings took a break for the past two weeks.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 26 April, 2014
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# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
The Advertising Standards Agency of Ireland has upheld 65 complaints against the ads which ran in the Sunday Independent and Sunday World.
The claim was made by a well-known columnist, citing reliable sources.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 16 April, 2014
Today’s testimony from a defence forensics expert contradicts some of the evidence given by a police ballistics witness.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 15 April, 2014
‘I think today is a good day to tell you that I love you’ – Reeva’s message to Pistorius on day of shooting
The athlete read out the Valentine’s Day card that his model girlfriend left for him on 14 February last year – the day she was shot and killed at his house.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 12 April, 2014
Pistorius, himself, took the stand to give his version of events this week.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 10 April, 2014
“For those of you who possibly think this is entertainment, it is not,” Judge Mapisa told the gallery today.
Prosecution lawyer Gerrie Nel (known as The Pitbull) was brutal while cross-examining the athlete yesterday.
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about Angela Kerins, the Anglo trial, and President Higgins…
The athlete had a tough time today on the witness stand as he was cross-examined by State counsel Gerrie Nel.
The athlete gave more details about the aftermath of the Valentine’s Day shooting in his Pretoria home last year.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
Everyone’s been talking about President Higgins’ State visit to the UK, Peaches Geldof and Oscar Pistorius wailing in the witness box.
A raft of text messages between Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp were read out in court today.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 7 April, 2014
The 27-year-old told her family that “she went to bed loved that night”.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 29 March, 2014
WhatsApp messages, a delay in proceedings and a woman’s scream?
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 28 March, 2014
The adjournment comes as the defence were due to begin their case.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
WhatsApp messages between Pistorius and Steenkamp were revealed during the murder trial in South Africa.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 24 March, 2014
The athlete’s murder trial entered its fourth week today – and is already over schedule.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 22 March, 2014
Reeva Steenkamp was shot as she stood facing the bathroom door and police experts have a tough task against star lawyer Barry Roux.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 18 March, 2014
The cricket bat used to break down the toilet door may have been moved.