PRETORIA (AFP) - Preparations have been made to allow Oscar Pistorius's murder trial to sit two weeks longer than planned, the prosecution said on Thursday, as the planned March 20 end date looks increasingly unrealistic.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius's defence lawyer grilled a police forensics expert for a second day on Thursday, questioning his qualifications in a bid to discredit key evidence from the night the Paralympian shot dead his girlfriend.
PRETORIA (AFP) - A forensics expert on Wednesday staged a dramatic re-enactment of how Paralympian Oscar Pistorius broke down the door of the toilet where he shot dead his girlfriend.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius was passionate about guns, a friend testified Tuesday, telling the court how the Paralympian had fired a gun through a sunroof and again inside a crowded restaurant.
PRETORIA (AFP) - An overcome Oscar Pistorius was physically sick in court on Monday as he listened to harrowing testimony about the autopsy of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, whom he is accused of killing.
PRETORIA (AFP) - A South African court blocked all live broadcasts on Monday of graphic post-mortem details of Oscar Pistorius's slain girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in the star sprinter's murder trial.
JOHANNESBURG (AFP) - During the first week of Oscar Pistorius' murder trial, the judge presiding over the case has come under fire for giving defence lawyers too much leeway and not protecting witnesses.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius told security at his estate that "everything is fine" shortly after shots were reported from his home on the night his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was killed.
PRETORIA (AFP) - An ex-girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius testified on Friday that the Paralympian star sprinter often carried a gun with him and once fired at a traffic light after a confrontation with police.
PRETORIA (AFP) - 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.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius' defence lawyer accused a key witness of doctoring evidence with his wife to "incriminate" the athlete on Thursday, as he tried to scupper the prosecution's principal line of attack.
LONDON (AFP) - British advertising regulators on Wednesday ordered Irish bookmaker Paddy Power to immediately withdraw a campaign offering "money back if he walks" about the murder trial of South African athlete Oscar Pistorius.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Paralympian star Oscar Pistorius fired a gun in an upmarket restaurant, grazing his boxer friend's foot, then asked another to take the blame, a South African court heard on Wednesday.
PRETORIA (AFP) - Oscar Pistorius' defence sought to prove that a married couple who heard screams on the night of Reeva Steenkamp's death colluded in their testimony, hoping to discredit key witnesses on Wednesday.
PRETORIA (AFP) - A key witness who testified to hearing screams and then gunshots from Oscar Pistorius' home the night his girlfriend was killed, broke down and wept in court on Tuesday, saying she still relives the "terrifying screams" she heard.
LONDON (AFP) - More than 100,000 people had signed a petition on Tuesday against an "offensive" advert by Irish bookmaker Paddy Power offering to refund losing bets made on a guilty verdict in the Oscar Pistorius trial if he walks free.