Smiling Oscar pictured with kids as he celebrates birthday

2015-11-24 11:31

A smiling Oscar Pistorius has been pictured surrounded by young children as he celebrated his birthday at his uncle's house in Pretoria.

Oscar's fate now lies in hands of five SCA judges

2015-11-03 21:18

Whether Pretoria High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa made errors in applying the law with her Oscar Pistorius judgment, is what five appeal judges will be deliberating on in the next few weeks.

Mic should have been switched off - Nel

2015-11-03 16:20

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel has said he cannot comment on the context in which Oscar Pistorius’s advocate Barry Roux had told him that he, Roux, was going to “lose”.

Oscar appeal: Roux grilled in SCA

2015-11-03 14:24

Oscar Pistorius’s lawyer has had to work hard to convince the Supreme Court of Appeal that a trial court had not erred in analysing the intention behind the fatal shooting.

Judge Masipa made errors in law - Nel

2015-11-03 11:35

Questions have been raised in the Supreme Court of Appeal over how Pretoria High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa dealt with the evidence in Oscar Pistorius’s trial.

Gerrie Nel arrives at SCA early to 'catch the worm'

2015-11-03 08:54

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel and his team have arrived early at the Supreme Court of Appeal for the Oscar Pistorius appeal hearing.

INFOGRAPHIC:What you should know about Oscar's SCA hearing

2015-11-03 07:10

The State is expected to argue Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder and not culpable homicide after shooting Reeva Steenkamp. Here is what you need to know.

State to appeal for new Pistorius conviction

2015-11-01 07:49

South African state prosecutors are set to appeal Oscar Pistorius’s original sentencing for a murder conviction that would send him back to jail for years.

Be brave and always be positive - Reeva Steenkamp's message to pupils

2015-10-21 20:14

June Steenkamp has launched the Reeva Rebecca Steenkamp Foundation for Abused Women and Children, delivering part of the speech her daughter was due to give on the day she died.

Respect Oscar's privacy - Correctional Services

2015-10-20 15:46

The privacy of offenders - including that of former paralympian Oscar Pistorius - may not be invaded, the department of correctional services says.


Oscar reports for community service duties

2015-11-14 08:40

Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has reported to Garsfontein police station, east of Pretoria, where he was to conduct community service.

Why Oscar's family did not attend appeal hearing

2015-11-03 18:03

The family of Paralympian Oscar Pistorius did not attend an appeal against his conviction in Bloemfontein because they wanted to ensure the focus remained on the legal issues.

Oscar appeal: Quotes of the day

2015-11-03 14:27

Judgment has been reserved in the State's appeal to overturn Oscar Pistorius's conviction of culpable homicide for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Here is a compilation of quotes from the day.

I'm going to lose - Roux heard telling Nel

2015-11-03 13:25

Oscar Pistorius's lawyer Barry Roux has been overheard telling State prosecutor Gerrie Nel he, Roux, was going to "lose" after delivering arguments in the Supreme Court of Appeal, but the context was not clear.


PICS: Oscar's SCA hearing

2015-11-03 09:31
View pics from the Supreme Court of Appeal as the State argues why Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder, and not culpable homicide.

View pics from the Supreme Court of Appeal as the State argues why Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder, and not culpable homicide.

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Oscar Pistorius conviction appeal - as it happened

2015-11-03 08:17

Get all the highlights from the State's appeal against Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction. It wants it overturned in favour of a murder conviction.

SCA to hear why Oscar should be convicted of murder

2015-11-03 05:22

The Supreme Court of Appeal is expected to hear the State's argument on why former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be convicted of murder, and not culpable homicide.

Any meeting between Oscar, Steenkamps will be private - Pistorius family

2015-10-26 14:52

Any meeting between Oscar Pistorius and Barry Steenkamp will happen "away from the media spotlight", a spokesperson for the Pistorius family has told News24.

I don't want to see Oscar suffering - June Steenkamp

2015-10-21 17:16

Reeva Steenkamp's mother June has told an assembly at her daughter' s alma mater she did not want to see Oscar Pistorius suffer in jail.

Pistorius family didn't know about secret early release plan

2015-10-20 10:46

The Pistorius family had no idea that Oscar would be released a day early, but are happy he's home and want to point out that his sentence continues, a family spokesperson says.

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