# 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.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 17 March, 2014
Oscar Pistorius was in the process of buying six guns – more than usually allowed under South African law – at the time he shot Reeva Steenkamp.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 15 March, 2014
That – and more of your questions answered.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 11 March, 2014
The athlete’s demeanor in court today was drastically different from the previous day, when he needed a vomit bucket.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 10 March, 2014
The 27-year-old could be heard retching across the courtroom in Pretoria.
The murder trial moves into its second week in Pretoria.
# oscar-pistorius - Saturday 8 March, 2014
Plus: How many candidates are running as ‘Independent Fine Gael’ in the local elections?
# oscar-pistorius - Friday 7 March, 2014
The court heard that Pistorius always carried a firearm while he was dating Samantha Taylor.
# oscar-pistorius - Thursday 6 March, 2014
Over 1,000 bets were taken on the trial’s outcome under the controversial “Money Back If He Walks” campaign.
The bookmaker is offering bets on the outcome of the murder trial. Is this a step too far?
# oscar-pistorius - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
A boxer friend of the athlete says he was asked to take the blame after a pistol was accidentally discharged in Johannesburg restaurant.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
“The whole point was that he must see me, that I am there,” she told the British channel ITV.
Judge Thokozile Masipa has warned the media to respect the court’s ruling that images of witnesses who ask for privacy cannot be shown.
# oscar-pistorius - Monday 3 March, 2014
The first witness in the trial has described hearing ‘blood-curdling screams’ from the house on the night of the murder.
The trial of Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of the pre-meditated murder of his girlfriend, is being televised.
Parts of the trial will be broadcast live from today.
Good morning, it’s the start of a new week so here’s today’s news to get your day started.
The 27-year-old faces a charge of premeditated murder.
# oscar-pistorius - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
Another cookie depicted a toilet with the wording “Caution” and “Using toilet Please don’t shoot!”
The Olympic athlete is charged with murder following the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day last year.