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Pistorius's defence team to receive American assistance

Source: Sport Balla | Oct 1 2013, 7:34am CDT | by IANS

Pistorius's defence team to receive American assistance
Cape Town, Oct 1 (IANS) A team of forensic experts has arrived in South Africa to assist the defence team for murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius, it was confirmed Tuesday.
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SA minister wants toughest sentence for Pistorius

Source: Sport Balla | Aug 20 2013, 6:10am CDT | by IANS

SA minister wants toughest sentence for Pistorius
Pretoria, Aug 20 (IANS) Murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius must be punished with the toughest sentence, South Africa's Minister for Women, Children and People with Disabilities Lulu Xingwana said.
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'Blade Runner' Pistorius back in court

Source: Sport Balla | Aug 19 2013, 6:44am CDT | by IANS

'Blade Runner' Pistorius back in court
Pretoria, Aug 19 (IANS) Paralympian Oscar Pistorius reappeared at the Pretoria Magistrate's Court Monday morning to hear murder charges against him.
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Glasgow, July 29 (IANS) The Indian women's hockey team came back strongly from a 0-3 defeat to New Zealand to thrash minnows Trinidad and Tobago 14-0 in their third Pool A match of the Commonwealth Games here. | by IANS
 
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Geneva, July 29 (IANS) The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has named Yao Ming as the latest Ambassador for this summer's second Youth Olympic Games (YOG) taking place in Nanjing, China. | by IANS
 
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Almaty, July 29 (IANS) It took just a few days for Sabina Altynbekova, an under-19 female volleyball player from Kazakhstan, to hit stardom. After some performances during a youth tournament in Taipei last week, the attractive sportswoman has pocketed more than 200,000 subscribers in her Instagram account. | by IANS
 
 

Authorities refuse to confirm new charges against Pistorius

Source: Sport Balla | Aug 17 2013, 3:06am CDT | by IANS

Authorities refuse to confirm new charges against Pistorius
Cape Town, Aug 17 (IANS) The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) refused to confirm that murder-accused Paralympian Oscar Pistorius faces two new charges.
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Travel restrictions on Pistorius lifted

Source: Sport Balla | Mar 29 2013, 4:08am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr

Travel restrictions on Pistorius lifted
Cape Town, March 29 (IANS) The Pretoria High Court lifted travel restrictions on paralympian Oscar Pistorius, allowing him to take part in international competitions on certain conditions.
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Kirani James shocked over Pistorius murder charge

Source: Sport Balla | Mar 8 2013, 3:03am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Kirani James shocked over Pistorius murder charge
Toronto, March 8 (IANS/CMC) Olympic and world 400 metre champion Grenada's Kirani James says he was shocked on hearing the South African double amputee athlete, Oscar Pistorius, was accused of murder.
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ANC rejects "racist" statement by Pistorius' father

Source: Sport Balla | Mar 6 2013, 3:51am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

ANC rejects "racist" statement by Pistorius' father
Cape Town, March 6 (IANS) The African National Congress (ANC) has refuted a statement by the father of murder-accused paralympian Oscar Pistorius that "the ANC government is not willing to protect white South Africans".
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ANC Women's League demands justice in Pistorius' murder case

Source: Sport Balla | Feb 23 2013, 3:26am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

ANC Women's League demands justice in Pistorius' murder case
Johannesburg, Feb 23 (IANS) The ruling African National Congress Women's League (ANCWL) has vowed to continue its fight for justice in Paralympian Oscar Pistorius' murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
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Investigator in Pistorius' case faces murder charges

Source: Sport Balla | Feb 21 2013, 8:50am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Investigator in Pistorius' case faces murder charges
Pretoria, Feb 21 (IANS) The investigator in paralympian Oscar Pistorius' murder case, Hilton Botha faces charges of attempted murder, the Pretoria Magistrate's Court heard Thursday.
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