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Oscar Pistorius defence team closes case in murder trial

Jul 08, 2014

Oscar Pistorius defence team closes case in murder trial

Oscar Pistorius' defence team wrapped up its case in the murder trial of the Olympic and Paralympic athlete on Tuesday and the court adjourned for a month to allow the legal teams to prepare and submit their closing arguments. #Sports #South Africa #Oscar Pistorius #Reeva Steenkamp #Pistorius trial #Judge Thokozile Masipa #defence team
World Cup 2014, Brazil vs Colombia: All the key battles

Jul 04, 2014

World Cup 2014, Brazil vs Colombia: All the key battles

They will tell you that Brazil vs Colombia is all about two 22-year-olds -- Neymar and James Rodriguez. But the truth is that is about much, much more. #Brazil #Neymar #Colombia #Oscar #World Cup 2014 #Quarters #WC 2014 Features #Jose Pekerman #Scolari #Brazil vs Colombia #Rodriguez
Oscar Pistorius returns to court as experts rule out mental illness

Jun 30, 2014

Oscar Pistorius returns to court as experts rule out mental illness

"Mr Pistorius did not suffer from a mental illness or defect that would have rendered him criminally not responsible for the offence charged," said state prosecutor Gerrie Nel. #Sports #NewsTracker #South Africa #Oscar Pistorius #Reeva Steenkamp #Pistorius trial #Judge Thokozile Masipa
Photos: Goalie Keylor Navas shines as Costa Rica end Greece World Cup hopes

Jun 30, 2014

Photos: Goalie Keylor Navas shines as Costa Rica end Greece World Cup hopes

Costa Rica goalkeeper Keylor Navas claimed man-of-the match honours as his side sank Greece in a penalty shootout to reach the World Cup quarter finals for the first time and a clash with the Netherlands. Here are the images: #Sports #Greece #football #ImagesOfTheDay #Costa Rica #Bryan Ruiz #FIFA World Cup 2014 #Keylor Navas #Theofanis Gekas #Oscar Duarte #Papastathopoulos
National Herald case: Charges against Sonia, Rahul mischievous, says Cong

Jun 27, 2014

National Herald case: Charges against Sonia, Rahul mischievous, says Cong

The Congress dismissed as "malicious" the case of alleged misappropriation and fraud against Sonia and Rahul Gandhi in the National Herald case. #Politics #Sonia Gandhi #Congress #BJP #Subramanian Swamy #Rahul Gandhi #TheySaidIt #Fraud #AICC #Sam Pitroda #RSS #NDA #Oscar Fernandes #National Herald #Moti Lal Vohra

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From the Pope to Pistorius: Why are we being so insensitive?

Feb 19, 2013

From the Pope to Pistorius: Why are we being so insensitive?

Our own reactions to these events have shown a level of disrespect - for the beliefs of others; for the victim of a crime - and a level of cynicism that is unfortunate, but understandable. We simply don't know how to process genuinely shocking news. #InMyOpinion #Oscar Pistorius #Pope Benedict #Roman catholicism
Why the Blade runner controversy is good for the Paralympics

Sep 03, 2012

Why the Blade runner controversy is good for the Paralympics

What Pistorius achieved by complaining that the IPC needed to clarify the rules about the length of blades for Paralympic athletes, was to make the games even more mainstream. #HowThisWorks #Oscar Pistorius #Blade runner #London 2012 #Paralympics #Alan Oliveira

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Why the Blade runner controversy is good for the Paralympics

Jul 10, 2014

'Unbroken' trailer: Angelina Jolie drama laces up for Oscar race

"Unbroken," the Angelina Jolie-directed biopic about the Olympic runner and World War II hero Louis Zamperini, could be in for a race of its own...
Why the Blade runner controversy is good for the Paralympics

Jul 10, 2014

‘Rage,’ movie review

Will we ever solve the mystery of Nicolas Cage? He’s not just a gifted actor, but an Oscar winner capable of greatness...
Why the Blade runner controversy is good for the Paralympics

Jul 08, 2014

Defense rests in Oscar Pistorius murder trial

The defense team for Oscar Pistorius closed its case in the athlete's murder trial on Tuesday, bringing a legal case that has transfixed South Africans and others around the world closer to a verdict...