Oscar trial update
South Africa 5 March 2014

Pretoria – Reporter Annika Larsen details how day two of the Oscar Pistorius trial unfolded on Tuesday.

Cyclists turn themselves in
South Africa 5 March 2014

Johannesburg – The Pedal Power Association says the two cyclist involved in a violent incident of road rage have turned themselves in.

Roux's tactics not surprising
South Africa 5 March 2014

Johannesburg – Pistorius's defence attorney raised contentions about Michelle Burger’s version of events. Barry Roux tried to disprove Burger’s testimony that she heard the petrified screams of a woman the night Reeva Steenkamp was killed.

Motorists face another fuel hike
South Africa 5 March 2014

Johannesburg – Motorists will from Wednesday be facing yet another major fuel price hike. Petrol will cost 36 cents a litre more, diesel is going up by 28 cents a litre and illuminating paraffin by 16 cents a litre.

HANGOUT Day 2: Get an update from our reporter at the Oscar Trial
South Africa 4 March 2014

HANGOUT Day 2: Get an update from our reporter at the Oscar Trial

Intensive barraging on day one of the Oscar trial
South Africa 4 March 2014

Pretoria, March 4 – First state witness Michelle Burger has remained resolute against a barrage of salvos from the defence team. Advocate Barry Roux accused her of contradicting herself.

Oscar arrives for day two
South Africa 4 March 2014

Pretoria, March 4 – Oscar Pistorius arrives at the North Gauteng Magistrates Court in Pretoria for day two of his murder trial.

Oscar trial in pictures
South Africa 4 March 2014

Pretoria, March 4 – The Oscar Pistorius murder trial began on Monday. It is said to be most publicized trial in South Africa’s history. See the proceedings in pictures here.

Dewani’s final extradition appeal rejected by UK court
South Africa 4 March 2014

March 4 - The High Court in London dismissed Shrien Dewani’s application for leave to appeal to the Supreme Court. Dewani is accused of orchestrating the brutal murder of his newlywed wife in Cape Town, November 2010.

Pistorius ‘screams like a woman’ says defence
South Africa 4 March 2014

Pretoria, March 4 - After the state was done with its first witness, Michelle Burger, it was then the turn of defence lawyer, Barry Roux. One of his lines of questioning was just who Burger heard screaming on the fateful night.