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Pistorius will be welcomed to compete at 2016 Rio Games if he's ...
Wellington, Oct 29 : Convicted Oscar Pistorius would be welcomed by Brazilian Olympic and Paralympic organisers to compete at the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro if the double amputee athlete is declared eligible.
SA prosecutors to appeal against Pistorius' conviction and sentence
London, Oct 28 : South African prosecutors have revealed that they are going to appeal against Paralympics sprinter Oscar Pistorius' conviction and the sentence given to the double amputee athlete for killing his girlfriend.
Oscar Pistorius prosecutors to appeal verdict, sentence
Johannesburg, Oct 28 : South African prosecutors involved in the Oscar Pistorius case will appeal the verdict and sentence on the double-amputee Olympic athlete's manslaughter conviction, which resulted in a five-year prison term for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Steenkamp's mother claims daughter was about to 'dump' Pistorius ...
Sydney, Oct 27 : Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's mother believes that her daughter was about to leave the convicted athlete when he shot her dead, which was ruled to be a culpable homicide by a South African judge.
Pistorius' father first to visit 'convicted' Paralympian in jail
Johannesburg, Oct 27 : Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius' father, Henke, was reportedly one of the first visitors to visit his son at the Kgosi Mampuru II prison in Pretoria on Saturday morning.
Rahman never lets his singers get nervous: Nikhita Gandhi
Chennai, Oct 27 : Playback singer Nikhita Gandhi, who has crooned her first title track for A.R. Rahman in upcoming Tamil magnum opus "I", says the double Oscar winning composer never lets his singers get nervous.
Reeva's mother claims daughter never had 'sex' with Pistorius till ...
London, Oct 26 : Disgraced Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius' deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's mother has claimed that her daughter confided in her that she had not yet had a sexual relationship with the double amputee athlete.
Pistorius branded 'pathetic figure' by Reeva's mother in new book
London, Oct 26 : Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been branded as a pathetic figure by his deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's mother in her new book.
'Trigger-happy' Pistorius would have killed sooner or later, claims ...
London, Oct 25 : Oscar Pistorius' deceased girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's mother has claimed that the Paralympics runner would have shot someone else dead sooner of later.
Pistorius 'weeps' himself to sleep on first day in jail
Johannesburg, Oct 25 : Killer Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius reportedly wept himself to sleep on his first day in prison.
Indian wins Green Oscar for film on parrot
Kolkata, Oct 25 : Ashwika Kapur, a 26-year-old science and natural history filmmaker from West Bengal, has won the Wildscreen Panda Awards also known as the Green Oscar for her film on a Kakapo parrot named Sirocco.
Neil Patrick Harris wasn't first in line to host 2015 Oscars
Washington, Oct 24 : Neil Patrick Harris was not the first choice of Academy to host the Oscars for the year 2015.
Pistorius' agent to discuss running future with athlete in prison
Johannesburg, Oct 24 : Jailed Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius' agent has revealed that he is looking forward to a meeting with the double-amputee athlete in prison in the next few days to discuss his running future.
Pretoria prison's number gangs behind death threat to Pistorius
Washington, Oct 24 : Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius, who starts his five-year sentence at Pretoria's Central Prison, would urgently need to study the lore and laws of South Africa's numbers gangs as the double-amputee athlete is reportedly under a death threat from the gangs.
Pistorius getting 'special' treatment over other disabled prisoners ...
Sydney, Oct 24 : Paralympics runner Oscar Pistorius is getting a different treatment than other disabled prisoners in the same South African jail, according to a researcher.
Slain Steenkamp's mother says she doesn't want revenge
Wellington, Oct 23 : The mother of Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot dead by Oscar Pistorius on Valentine's day last year, has said she does not want "revenge".
Steenkamp's mother says 'justice has not been done' after Pistorius ...
London, Oct 23 : A day after Reeva Steenkamp's mother, June, said that she was satisfied with the court's verdict that handed down five years of imprisonment to Oscar Pistorius for murdering her daughter, she has admitted that "justice has not been done."
Steenkamp's friend says Pistorius' family 'intimidated' people during ...
London, Oct 23 : Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp's friend has alleged that his relatives "intimidated" people at the killer's trial.
'Jailed' Pistorius unlikely to ever compete again
London, Oct 22 : Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius would not be taking part in the 2016 Paralympics in Rio in light of the IPC's decision to bar the double amputee athlete from competition for the duration of his five-year sentence.
Steenkamp's parents say they are 'satisfied' after Pistorius receives ...
London, Oct 22 : As paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius was sentenced to five years in jail for shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead, Steenkamp's father has reportedly said that he and his wife are "satisfied" with the court's verdict.
Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for girlfriend's death
Pretoria, Oct 21 : South African athlete Oscar Pistorius Tuesday arrived at Pretoria's Kgosi Mampuru prison, after he was handed a five-year jail sentence for killing his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp.
Oscar Pistorius accepts court's justice: Uncle
Pretoria, Oct 21 : Oscar Pistorius has accepted the court's justice that has sent him to prison for five years in the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, and his family is now on the path to move on, his uncle said Tuesday.
Pistorius's 5-year jail satisfies slain girlfriend's kin
Pretoria, Oct 21 : The family of slain model Reeva Steenkamp Tuesday welcomed the sentencing of South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius to up to five years in jail for the death of their daughter.
Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for murdering Steenkamp
Johannesburg, Oct 21 : Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in jail for shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp dead.
Pistorius' siblings slam media coverage of athlete's trial, say truth ...
London, Oct 21 : Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius' siblings have reportedly slammed the media coverage of the double amputee's trial on the eve of the athlete's sentencing, saying that the truth had been twisted and manipulated and sensationalized.
Oscar Pistorius given 5-year imprisonment for girlfriend's death
Pretoria, Oct 21 : South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius was Tuesday sentenced by a Pretoria court to five years in jail for the culpable homicide death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Fashion designer Oscar De La Renta passes away at 82
Washington, Oct 21 : Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta has passed away at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer.
No special cell prepared for Pistorius ahead of sentencing, say ...
London, Oct 21 : South Africa's prison service has reportedly denied allegations that they have a cell prepared for Paralympic runner Oscar Pistorius at one of the country's highest security jail ahead of the double amputee's expected sentencing on Tuesday.
Pakistani film industry witnessing rebirth: Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy
By Radhika Bhirani, New Delhi, Oct 21 : Pakistan's first Oscar winner Sharmeen Obaid-Chenoy hopes that her efforts to make animation mainstream in her home country herald a new era in the country's film industry, which is witnessing a "rebirth" with "bold and socially conscious cinema".
Pistorius's final sentencing Tuesday
Pretoria, Oct 21 : South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius Tuesday arrived in a court in Pretoria for the final sentencing on charges of killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.