Pistorius back in court as fourth week of trial begins

Oscar Pistorius was flanked by relatives as he returned to court in Pretoria. Credit: AP Photo-Themba Hadebe, Pool

Oscar Pistorius has returned to court in South Africa as his murder trial enters a fourth week.

The prosecution has said it was conclude its case against the athlete this week after calling four or five more witnesses, before the defence presents its case.

The trial will now run until the middle of May after both sides agreed an extension.

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