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Pistorius guilty of murder-Appeal Court

By: Shain Germaner Bloemfontein – Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of murder, though it may be some time before he finds out exac [...]

Afrikaner singer chains herself to vandalised South African statue #RhodesMustFall

By Staff Reporter As black South Africans rally against symbols of white domination, questions are raised about Afrikaner identity in post-a [...]

Pistorius faces sentencing over girlfriend’s death after divisive trial

By Staff Reporter Newsafrica predicts that Judge Masipa will slap a 10 year jail sentence. A huge chunk will be quashed for good behaviour d [...]

Oscar Pistorius found guilty of culpable homicide

By Staff Reporter ©AFP Oscar Pistorius, the South African Olympic and Paralympic star, faces pos [...]

“Oscar Pistorius is not guilty of premeditated murder”-Judge

By Staff Reporter It is possible that he will be found guilty of other lesser charges. The state will appeal the judgement The judge decided [...]

“Black woman to decide fate of whites”- death of Aparthied

By Staff Reporter The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has never had a shortage of larger-than-life figures: the double-amputee sprinter know [...]

SA condemns escalating violence between Israel and Hamas

By Staff Reporter Palestinian rockets caused their first serious injury in Israel on Friday, hitting a fuel tanker at a petrol station.(REUT [...]

Oscar Pistorius a psychiatric patient?

By Staff Reporter Trial delayed as judge agrees to prosecution’s request after defence witness’s testimony about defendant’ [...]

Pistorius forced to look at police photograph of partner’s bloodied head

By Staff Reporter Prosecutors also show video of athlete firing gun after Pistorius re-enacts parts of the night Reeva Steenkamp was killed [...]

“Police bungled initial investigations” say Pistorius defence

By Staff Reporter Photographer: Siphiwe Sibeko/AFP/Getty Images Oscar Pistorius, South Africa‘s Paralympian gold medalist, reacts duri [...]

Autopsy details too graphic, Pistorius threw up in court.#PistoriusMurferTrial

By Staff Reporter Oscar Pistorius was comforted by his lawyer Barry Roux Oscar Pistorius vomited in court as he heard a pathologist’s [...]

Reeva would not have been able to scream: Defence-#PistoriusMurderTrial

By Staff Reporter  The seventh witness to be called to the stand in Oscar Pistorius’s murder trial was Johan Stipp, who described the gru [...]

Pistorius asked friend to take blame for accidental gun discharge-#pistoriusmurdertrial Day 3

By Staff Reporter  Oscar Pistorius leaves the High Court in Pretoria after the third day of his murder trial on 5 March 2014. Picture: Alet [...]

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial Day 1- Summary of Events

By Staff Reporter Oscar Pistorius, charged with the Valentine’s Day 2013 murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, pleads not guilty o [...]

Oscar Pistorius trial-Former athlete loses round one

By Staff Reporter Media celebrates in South Africa after scoring first against in the “Oscar Pistorius Trial” as court allows pa [...]

One year later, South African court mulls TV cameras for Bladerunner trial

By Paul Tilsley Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp were a South African power couple until Valentine’s Day, when the so- [...]

12 months after he killed Reeva, Oscar Pistorius’ mobile phones still inaccessible

By Staff Reporter Johannesburg, South Africa Oscar Pistorius shot and killed his girlfriend on Valentine’s eve in 2012 The “Blad [...]

Nelson Mandela’s remains at Union Building

Union Building in pictures 11/12/2013 The body of late anti-apartheid revolutionary Nelson Mandela this morning arrived at South African go [...]
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