Oscar Pistorius

Five tasteless Halloween costumes: from Pistorius to Cecil
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Five tasteless Halloween costumes: from Pistorius to Cecil

Blade Runner outfit with fake gun and silver boot covers causes outrage
9 Oct 2018
Oscar Pistorius out of options as request to appeal rejected
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Oscar Pistorius out of options as request to appeal rejected

Former star athlete loses bid to cut 13-year jail term for murder of Reeva Steenkamp
10 Apr 2018
2014: The year in numbers – from five to 700 billion
Oscar Pistorius on day of verdict
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2014: The year in numbers – from five to 700 billion

Five years in jail for Oscar Pistorious, 6,800 dead from Ebola, 551m voters in India
28 Dec 2014
2014: The year in pictures
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2014: The year in pictures

Powerful photos from around the world, including air strikes in Syria and the Ferguson protests
28 Dec 2014
Reeva Steenkamp: the life and death of a rising star
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Reeva Steenkamp: the life and death of a rising star

Oscar Pistorius has been jailed for the killing of Reeva Steenkamp, the model, law graduate and domestic violence campaigner
27 Oct 2014
Oscar Pistorius no longer on the run: an analyst's view
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Oscar Pistorius no longer on the run: an analyst's view

He has spent most of his life challenging his limits: prison gives him the chance to be vulnerable at last
21 Oct 2014
Week in pictures: 12 - 18 October
Queen Elizabeth visits the Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red art installation
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Week in pictures: 12 - 18 October

19 Oct 2014
Week in pictures: 7 - 13 September
Oscar Pistorius arrives to hear verdict
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Week in pictures: 7 - 13 September

14 Sep 2014
PISTORIUS: Verdict disappoints Reeva's family
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PISTORIUS: Verdict disappoints Reeva's family

After Oscar Pistorius is cleared of murder, his family says there are 'no victors' in such a tragic scenario
12 Sep 2014
Why wasn't Oscar Pistorius convicted of murder?
Oscar Pistorius's sister denies prison rules broken on birthday
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Why wasn't Oscar Pistorius convicted of murder?

After a six-month trial, Oscar Pistorius is cleared of murder but convicted of culpable homicide
12 Sep 2014
Week in pictures: 11 - 17 May
Nicole Kidman dances with Lambert Wilson at Cannes Film Festival
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Week in pictures: 11 - 17 May

18 May 2014
Is Oscar Pistorius anxious or just angry? An analyst's view
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Is Oscar Pistorius anxious or just angry? An analyst's view

This 'prince of the physical world' does not easily fit the description of an anxiety-ridden GAD sufferer
14 May 2014
GLITZ AND GUNS: What haunts white South African men
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GLITZ AND GUNS: What haunts white South African men

The country's brittle, edgy atmosphere has its roots in apartheid, argues Marlene van Niekerk
6 May 2014
Week in pictures: 13 - 19 April
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Week in pictures: 13 - 19 April

20 Apr 2014
OSCAR PISTORIUS: Fear of crime of racism?
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OSCAR PISTORIUS: Fear of crime of racism?

White South Africans fear violent crime – but it occurs in townships not gated communities, says Pierre de Vos
15 Apr 2014
Week in pictures: 6 - 12 April
Fist-fight breaks out in Ukraine's parliament
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Week in pictures: 6 - 12 April

13 Apr 2014
Oscar Pistorius trial: affidavit from bail hearing – in full
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Oscar Pistorius trial: affidavit from bail hearing – in full

Blade Runner gave his version of events when he made his application for bail in February 2013
9 Apr 2014
PISTORIUS TRIAL: What exactly is a zombie-stopper?
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PISTORIUS TRIAL: What exactly is a zombie-stopper?

Prosecution shows footage of Pistorius shooting a watermelon with hollow-point 'zombie-stopper' bullets
9 Apr 2014
Week in pictures: 23 - 29 March
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Week in pictures: 23 - 29 March

30 Mar 2014
Week in pictures: 16 - 22 March
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Week in pictures: 16 - 22 March

23 Mar 2014
Week in pictures: 9 - 15 March
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Week in pictures: 9 - 15 March

16 Mar 2014
Week in pictures: 2 - 8 March
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Week in pictures: 2 - 8 March

9 Mar 2014
Oscar Pistorius: South African interpreters slip up again
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Oscar Pistorius: South African interpreters slip up again

Dubious translations in Pretoria court compared with Nelson Mandela memorial service fiasco
4 Mar 2014
PISTORIUS: The rise and fall of a brand phenomenon
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PISTORIUS: The rise and fall of a brand phenomenon

'Blade Runner' ticked all the boxes as a marketing tool, says Simon Chadwick. Except he was human
3 Mar 2014
Google 2013 rankings: Paul Walker dominates UK searches
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Google 2013 rankings: Paul Walker dominates UK searches

Deaths of Walker and fellow actor Cory Monteith push names to top of search engine's Zeitgeist report
17 Dec 2013
Pistorius prays for Reeva: memorial or publicity stunt?
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Pistorius prays for Reeva: memorial or publicity stunt?

Some wonder why details of the Blade Runner's private service were leaked to the media
27 Feb 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 27 Feb 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 27 Feb 2013

27 Feb 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Feb 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 25 Feb 2013

25 Feb 2013
Oscar Pistorius granted bail after epic two-hour ruling
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Oscar Pistorius granted bail after epic two-hour ruling

Blade Runner must surrender his passport and guns, and will appear in court again in June
22 Feb 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 22 Feb 2013
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 22 Feb 2013

22 Feb 2013
Detective Botha 'dropped' from Oscar Pistorius murder case
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Detective Botha 'dropped' from Oscar Pistorius murder case

Does revelation that police officer faces trial for attempted murder improve athlete's bail chances?
21 Feb 2013
Pistorius shock: Detective Botha on attempted murder charges
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Pistorius shock: Detective Botha on attempted murder charges

Athlete's chances of bail look better as humiliated detective turns out to be facing trial himself
21 Feb 2013
Oscar Pistorius: defence on top as magistrate hints at bail
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Oscar Pistorius: defence on top as magistrate hints at bail

Laughter in court as police officer says he believes Blade Runner could flee the country
20 Feb 2013
Pistorius: witness who heard shouting 'lived 600m away'
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Pistorius: witness who heard shouting 'lived 600m away'

Truth about neighbours' distance from crime scene is just one giving factor giving defence lawyers hope
20 Feb 2013
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