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Oscar Pistorius became distraught as he was shown a photo of his dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by the prosecution at his murder trial in Pretoria

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South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius became distraught as he was shown a photo of his dead girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by the prosecution at his murder trial in Pretoria. “It’s time that you look at it,” chief prosecutor Gerrie Nel said, presenting the photo at the start of the first day of cross-examination. Oscar Pistorius, who denies murdering Reeva Steenkamp, ins...

Samantha Taylor insisted her relationship with Oscar Pistorius was not officially over when he started dating Reeva Steenkamp

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The fifth day of Oscar Pistorius’ trial in South Africa has begun with his ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor telling the court the athlete once fired his gun from his car sunroof after becoming angry with police. Earlier, Samantha Taylor broke down while discussing two breakups with the athlete. Samantha Taylor said Oscar Pistorius had twice been unfaithful, with the relationship finally ending when...

Reeva Steenkamp was killed in Oscar Pistorius’ bathroom in the early hours of Valentine's Day

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The bathroom where Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead by Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been pictured for the first time. The pictures show inside Oscar Pistorius’ house in Pretoria, South Africa, where Reeva Steenkamp was killed in the early hours of Valentine’s Day. Big spots of bl**d cover the toilet and floor of the room, with police tape marking the holes where bullets flew th...

The prosecution says Oscar Pistorius intentionally shot Reeva Steenkamp after an argument

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During the 12th day of Oscar Pistorius’ trial in Pretoria his defense team accused police photographer Bennie Van Staden of mishandling the crime scene. Oscar Pistorius’ lawyer Barry Roux said some images showed “great disturbance” was caused to the evidence but the police officer insisted he had followed procedure. The Paralympic champion denies murdering his girlfriend R...

Oscar Pistorius said that Reeva Steenkamp did not scream or shout as he grabbed a gun and fired shots that killed her

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Oscar Pistorius said that Reeva Steenkamp did not scream or shout as he grabbed a gun and fired shots that killed her. At the athlete’s murder trial in Pretoria, prosecutor Gerrie Nel said it was “improbable” that Reeva Steenkamp would stand in the bathroom saying nothing while Oscar Pistorius was just 10 ft away shouting at her to call the police. Oscar Pistorius, 27, said he could n...

Oscar Pistorius read out Reeva Steenkamp's Valentine Day card

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Reeva Steenkamp Valentine’s card has been presented to court during Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial in Pretoria. Reeva Steenkamp had intended to give the card to Oscar Pistorius before he shot her dead. The athlete read the poem to the court after five days of gruelling cross-examination. Earlier, Oscar Pistorius said he was “heartbroken” when he saw her body in the early hours of...

Nike has decided to suspend its contract with Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Sportswear giant Nike has decided to suspend its contract with Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. “We believe Oscar Pistorius should be afforded due process and we will continue to monitor the situation closely,” a Nike spokesman said. Nike recently pulled ads that featured Oscar Pistorius and the line, “I am the bullet in the chamber...

During his emotional testimony Oscar Pistorius said Reeva Steenkamp died before the ambulance arrived while he was holding her

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Oscar Pistorius described events after shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home at his murder trial in Pretoria. During his emotional testimony Oscar Pistorius said Reeva Steenkamp died before the ambulance arrived while he was holding her. The Paralympic athlete said he tried to help his girlfriend breathe and stem the bleeding from her hip. Oscar Pistorius denies deliberately shootin...

Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, may be "on the verge of suicide", according to a close family friend

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Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, may be “on the verge of suicide”, according to a close family friend. Oscar Pistorius, 26, was a “broken man” after rising legal costs forced him to sell his belongings, Mike Azzie said. Meanwhile, lawyers for the Paralympic champion have filed an appeal to ease his bail restrictions. Oscar Pistoriu...

Carl Pistorius, brother of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, has been acquitted of culpable homicide over the death of a motorcyclist in South Africa

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Carl Pistorius, brother of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, has been acquitted of culpable homicide over the death of a motorcyclist in South Africa. A magistrate ruled that Carl Pistorius, 28, had not been negligent in the death of Marietjie Barnard in March 2008. The prosecution admitted it had been unable to prove the charges and said it would take no further action. The case had attracted...

Oscar Pistorius has started his testimony at his murder trial in Pretoria by apologizing to the family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius has started his testimony at his murder trial in Pretoria by apologizing to the family of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. An emotional Oscar Pistorius said he was “trying to protect” Reeva Steenkamp and said he could not imagine their pain. Oscar Pistorius said he suffered “terrible nightmare” and often woke up smelling Reeva Steenkamp&#...

Oscar Pistorius said that he is consumed by grief on the first anniversary of the day that he fatally shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius, who became a murder suspect, said Friday that he is consumed by grief on the first anniversary of the day that he fatally shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in his home. The rare statement by the double-amputee runner came ahead of the March 3 start of his trial for the killing of Reeva Steenkamp, shot in Oscar Pistorius’ bathroom in the pre-daw...

Oscar Pistorius will not compete again this year as he awaits trial for murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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South African athlete Oscar Pistorius will not compete again this year as he awaits trial for murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius, 26, is on bail after being charged with the murder of 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp but can compete before his court case is heard. His agent, Peet van Zyl, said the six-time Paralympic champion was not mentally ready to r...

Oscar Pistorius is accused of premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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The prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius case said the dates of 3 to 20 March had been mutually agreed for the trial at a hearing at Pretoria magistrates’ court. South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is accused of premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The prosecution handed a copy of the indictment to Oscar Pistorius. Oscar Pistorius denies murdering Reeva Steenkamp. He says he sh...

Reeva Steenkamp sent Oscar Pistorius a text message saying she was scared of him

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Oscar Pistorius trial in Pretoria has heard today that his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp sent him a text message saying: “I’m scared of you sometimes.” The message was sent after Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp had a row when he accused her of flirting with another man – weeks before he shot her dead. A police captain has been testifying about the couple’s mobile ph...

Oscar Pistorius is due to reappear at Pretoria magistrates' court over the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius is due to reappear at Pretoria magistrates’ court over the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The prosecution is expected to serve the South African athlete with an indictment for the premeditated murder of his girlfriend. A trial date will also be set. Oscar Pistorius, 26, denies murdering Reeva Steenkamp, saying he shot her after mistaking her for an intruder. He w...

CCTV images emerged today appearing to show a smiling Reeva Steenkamp arriving at Oscar Pistorius’ home, just hours before he shot her dead on Valentine's Day

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CCTV images emerged today appearing to show a smiling Reeva Steenkamp arriving at Oscar Pistorius’ home, just hours before he shot her dead on Valentine’s Day. The video stills show Reeva Steenkamp, 29, looking happy as she pulled up Oscar Pistorius’ home in Pretoria, according to the respected South African investigative programme Carte Blanche. Reeva Steenkamp was pictured on a came...

Oscar Pistorius has pleaded not guilty to intentionally killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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A second key witness in Oscar Pistorius’ trial has told the court in Pretoria she was awoken by the sounds of a fight early on February 14, 2013. Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius, 27, has pleaded not guilty to intentionally killing his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. Oscar Pistorius shot dead Reeva Steenkamp, 29, at his home, saying he mistook her for an intruder. His neighbor, Estelle Van Der Me...

Oscar Pistorius has told his murder trial in Pretoria he was "heartbroken" when he saw the body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius has told his murder trial in Pretoria he was “heartbroken” when he saw the body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. “I crouched down over her… and I checked to see if she was breathing or if she had a pulse,” the athlete said. The prosecution has now finished five days of grueling cross-examination, which has seen the athlete break down on several occa...

Roger Dixon's sequence for the shots that killed Reeva Steenkamp contradicts that of a police ballistics witness and pathologist

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Forensic tests carried out by expert Roger Dixon for Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial have been rigorously challenged by state prosecutor Gerrie Nel in South Africa. Roger Dixon’s sequence for the shots that killed Reeva Steenkamp contradicts that of a police ballistics witness and pathologist. Oscar Pistorius, 27, denies intentionally killing Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valent...

Oscar Pistorius is due back in court in Pretoria today for a bail hearing that may reveal further details of the murder case against him

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Oscar Pistorius is due back in court in Pretoria today for a bail hearing that may reveal further details of the murder case against him. Prosecutors plan to pursue a charge of premeditated murder against Oscar Pistorius, a charge he is expected to deny. His girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, was shot dead at his home on Thursday. Police later recovered a hand gun. Reeva Steenkamp is due to be cr...

Police had found Oscar Pistorius in a very emotional state after killing Reeva Steenkamp

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A retired officer has told Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial that police followed a “trail of blood” up the stairs after being called to the athlete’s house in Pretoria. Col Schoombie van Rensburg said he found Oscar Pistorius in a “very emotional state”. Earlier, a forensics expert defended police handling of evidence. Oscar Pistorius denies murder, saying he shot his g...

Oscar Pistorius trial in Pretoria has been postponed until April 7 as one of the assessors assisting the judge has been taken ill

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Oscar Pistorius trial in Pretoria has been postponed until April 7 as one of the assessors assisting the judge has been taken ill. The defense in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius had been expected to take place on Friday. The trial has already heard 15 days of prosecution-led testimony. Oscar Pistorius, 27, denies deliberately shooting his 29-year-old girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in February 2...

Oscar Pistorius might consider competing at this year's World Athletics Championships in Moscow

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South African Paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius might consider competing at this year’s World Athletics Championships in Moscow, his agent has told the Associated Press. Oscar Pistorius, who has run at both the Olympics and Paralympics, is charged with murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp but will be allowed to travel abroad after challenging his bail terms. “If he is up for it and...

Oscar Pistorius hearing over Reeva Steenkamp murder postponed until August

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South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has appeared in court for the first time since he was freed on bail over the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp earlier this year. After a brief hearing in Pretoria, the magistrate agreed to a request from both prosecution and defense to postpone the hearing until August 19. Oscar Pistorius, 26, shot Reeva Steenkamp, 29, through the bathroom...