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South African court orders Pistorius to 30 days of psychiatric tests

May 20, 2014

South African court orders Pistorius to 30 days of psychiatric tests

Judge Thokozile Masipa told Pistorius he must report to Pretoria's Weskoppies hospital, one of South Africa's top mental institutions, as an outpatient for up to 30 days, starting on 26 May. #NewsTracker #Shooting #Oscar Pistorius #Paralympic #girlfriend #pistorius #South African Olympic star #death trial #mental tests #psychiatric tests #Pistorius shoots girlfriend
From Sochi, Paralympians following Pistorius trial

Mar 11, 2014

From Sochi, Paralympians following Pistorius trial

Pistorius went from inspiring the world as the first amputee to run in the Olympics in the summer of 2012 to being accused of murder in February 2013. #Sports #OnOurMind #Oscar Pistorius #Paralympics
Google doodles for gay rights ahead of Sochi Winter Olympics

Feb 07, 2014

Google doodles for gay rights ahead of Sochi Winter Olympics

To celebrate the opening of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Google has published a rainbow-coloured doodle indicating its support to the LGBT community in a country where harsh anti-gay laws have drawn much ire. #Sports #World #Google #Vladimir Putin #Human Rights #Winter Olympics #Sochi #Brewdog #Winter Paralympics
Gay Norwegian minister to take husband to Sochi Paralympics

Feb 04, 2014

Gay Norwegian minister to take husband to Sochi Paralympics

The Paralympics will be held in Sochi after the main Games. #Russia #Norway #Gay Rights #Paralympics #Sochi Olympics 2014
Pistorius' lawyers discuss $185,000 settlement for Reeva's parents

Jan 21, 2014

Pistorius' lawyers discuss $185,000 settlement for Reeva's parents

Pistorius has not been served with a summons to pay Reeva's parents but there are reports that a sum is being negotiated by lawyers. #NewsTracker #South Africa #Oscar Pistorius #Blade runner #Paralympics #Reeva Steenkamp

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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
Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

Aug 29, 2012

Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

These are the role models that show anything is possible. They hold up a mirror to the rest of us who sit on our asses tweeting all day and make us look thoroughly lazy and feel rightly guilty. #InMyOpinion #Olympics #Oscar Pistorius #London 2012 #Paralympic

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Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

Aug 08, 2014

Paralympic skier melts Sochi medal to create engagement ring

He liked it so much he made a ring of it...
Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

Aug 13, 2014

A Proud Prince Harry Praises Paralympic Athletes at Invictus Games

The royal introduced the British team at the event he helped creat...
Why the Paralympics are really the greatest show on earth

Aug 09, 2014

Paralympic skier melts Sochi medal to create engagement ring

A paralympian has found an interesting way to re-appropriate his medal haul. Vincent Gauthier-Manuel came away from the Sochi Paralympic Games with three medals, so the French alpine skier melted.....