HEADLINES: Pistorius parole, Tutu in hospital & Cairo bombing

In today's news headlines: Oscar Pistorius's may appeal decision to not release him on parole, Desmond Tutu will stay in hospital for two weeks & police building bombed in Cairo.

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NPA welcomes Oscar ruling

2015-03-13 16:13

The NPA says it is happy the court had refused to entertain Oscar Pistorius's challenge of the State's appeal against his culpable homicide conviction.

NPA welcomes Pistorius decision

2014-12-10 12:47

The NPA has welcomed decision by the North Gauteng High Court to grant the State leave to appeal against the conviction of Oscar Pistorius for culpable homicide.

All eyes on Pistorius trial judge

2014-12-10 06:20

Judge Thokozile Masipa is expected to give her ruling on the State's leave to appeal paralympian athlete Oscar Pistorius' sentence and conviction, in the North Gauteng High Court.

Tense wait for Oscar

2014-12-09 14:36

Judge Thokozile Masipa is set to respond to arguments on whether to allow prosecutors to appeal the verdict and sentence in the case against Oscar Pistorius.

Oscar’s R17.5m legal headache

2014-10-26 16:54

Oscar Pistorius has racked up lawyers’ bills amounting to R17.5m - and he cannot pay them.

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in jail

2014-10-21 10:35

Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years behind bars for culpable homicide after a seven month trial for the death of Reeva Steenkamp at his luxury Pretoria home.

Reeva's death was horrific - Nel

2014-10-17 21:04

Oscar Pistorius caused an 'horrific' death, prosecutor says at end of sentencing hearing at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Oscar to be sentenced on Tuesday

2014-10-17 12:44

Oscar Pistorius will have to wait four days for his sentencing for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

Oscar not cold-blooded murderer - Roux

2014-10-17 11:41

Oscar Pistorius has been wrongly labelled in the media as a cold-blooded murderer after his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.


Oscar Pistorius nearly home free

2015-08-02 15:00

Oscar Pistorius’ lawyers have won the latest round of his legal battles.

What does Masipa’s ruling mean for Oscar?

2014-12-10 13:17

Judge Thokozile Masipa has ruled that prosecutors can appeal Oscar Pistorius’s conviction, but not his sentence. What does this mean for the Paralympian athlete? News24 finds out.

AS IT HAPPENED: State can appeal Pistorius conviction

2014-12-10 08:55

Oscar Pistorius's father Henke has said "it shouldn't have gone this far" after Judge Thokozile Masipa granted the State leave to appeal the athlete's conviction.

Law correctly applied in Oscar case - Roux

2014-12-09 16:00

The law was correctly applied in convicting and sentencing Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

AS IT HAPPENED: Roux - Court applied dolus eventualis correctly

2014-12-09 08:51

Judge Thokozile Masipa was correct in her finding in the judgment of Oscar Pistorius, defence lawyer Barry Roux has told the North Gauteng High Court.

AS IT HAPPENED: Families happy with Pistorius's 5 year sentence

2014-10-21 11:53

Oscar Pistorius will embrace the opportunity to pay back to society, his uncle Arnold has said on behalf of the family outside the North Gauteng High Court.

Ubuntu or 10 years for Oscar

2014-10-18 22:30

Oscar Pistorius should get either 10 years in jail or house arrest and community service, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

State wants 10 years for Oscar

2014-10-17 13:40

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be jailed for 10 years for the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Community service inappropriate - Nel

2014-10-17 12:33

The community based punishment and house arrest proposed for Oscar Pistorius is an "inappropriate" punishment for the death of Reeva Steenkamp, prosecutor Gerrie Nel says.

Oscar's pain won't go away - Roux

2014-10-17 11:24

The pain caused by the death of Reeva Steenkamp at the hands of Oscar Pistorius is far worse than any punishment for the athlete, the North Gauteng High Court has heard.

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