South Africa's Blade Runner Cries in Court

Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius is appearing in the Pretoria Magistrates Court to apply for bail after he allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

  • South Africa:   Blade Runner Cries in Court

    SAPA, 15 February 2013

    Paralympian Oscar Pistorius started crying shortly after entering the Pretoria Magistrate's Court for his appearance on a charge of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. Read more »

Oscar Pistorius made history when he joined the men's 400m heats as the first amputee to take part in an Olympics track event.


  • South Africa Murder and Politics

    Publication Date:
    14 February 2013

    South African police have charged Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius with murder following the shooting death of his fashion model girlfriend Reeva ... see more »

  • South Africa:   Oscar Pistorius Shock News

    SA Info, 14 February 2013

    South Africans woke up on Thursday morning to the news that Paralympic and Olympic champion Oscar Pistorius has been remanded in police custody for the shooting death of Reeva… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Pistorius Taken to Day Clinic

    SAPA, 14 February 2013

    Paralympian Oscar Pistorius arrived in a police convoy at the Mamelodi Day Hospital on Thursday following the Valentine's Day shooting of model and law graduate Reeva Steenkamp at… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Top Athlete Allegedly Kills Girlfriend

    SAPA, 14 February 2013

    A 26-year-old man, reportedly Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, has been arrested for allegedly shooting a woman dead in a house in Silverlakes, Pretoria, Gauteng police said on… Read more »


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