"This morning he went for a medical examination and he was scheduled to return back (to jail), but he will now be kept overnight for observation", the spokesman, Logan Maistry, said, without elaborating on Pistorius's condition.
This is the second time Pistorius has left prison for medical treatment.
He reached the pinnacle of his fame in 2012 when he became the first double amputee to run in the Olympics, making the 400 metres semi-finals in London before taking two golds in the Paralympics.
Judge Thokozile Masipa sentenced Pistorius to five years behind bars after ruling that he acted negligently when he shot Steenkamp through a bathroom door in his Pretoria home. Pistorius' uncle Arnold also told the news outlet that Oscar had just suffered a "couple of bruises" from the incident.
But his conviction was upgraded to murder - and he was caged for six years. Although the prison officers feared a heart attack, he seems to be perfectly fine. Previous year he received treatments after he sustained cuts to his wrists, which he said were the result of a fall in his cell.
She framed that meeting as part of the press secretary's official duties in meeting with reporters on potential stories. DC police had concluded that Rich died in a robbery gone wrong, but no arrests had ever been made (and still haven't).
Shiite Muslims have remained a constant target of militant attacks across various parts of the country over the past few months. The interior ministry later confirmed that two people - a woman and a guard - had died and two were policemen injured.
Trump has denied any collusion between his associates and Moscow and termed the Russian investigation "a witch hunt". The law will be sent for signature to the President of the United States Donald Trump, who has the right to veto it.
But within 24 hours, highly damaging revelations had emerged that made clear the meeting had been much more charged than that. Did Don Jr. brief the president on the meeting? He was right - or at the very least, they're trying to save him from himself.
A passenger has opened an aeroplane door and jumped out prior to the plane arriving at the terminal in San Francisco . The boy reportedly started running on the tarmac before being intercepted by construction workers.
It is uncertain if trips the disabled list are in order, but we would not be surprised if Garcia landed on the 10-day list. The White Sox's main return from their trade of ace starter Chris Sale , he is expected to grow into a five-tool player.
But neither Carter nor President Barack Obama ever articulated how the new policy would affect military readiness . The only challenge has been in deciding how best to house trans personnel in a manner that best safeguards them.
The guaranteed money ranks seventh for the position, and $2.75 million less than what was guaranteed to teammate Earl Thomas . I can't really put a time frame on how long I want to play. "As long as the wheels let me", Chancellor said.
The bank said second-quarter net profit jumped by more than half to $3.87 billion as revenues grew faster than expenses. Reported pre-tax profit for the six months to June rose 5% to $10.2bn compared with $9.7bn for the same period in 2016.
The BSE consumer durable goods starred in the rally by surging 1.86%, followed by metal and PSU. Sensex closed 60 points higher at 32,575.
Dow has its first close above 22000
It is up 236% since its bear market low of 6547.05, which means a $10,000 investment would be worth $33,600 now. The stock traded 2.3 percent higher at US$43.14 as of 2.29pm in NY , after earlier rising as high as US$43.69.
Poll Shows 'Troubling Trail Of New Lows' For Trump
Fewer voters, 29 percent, say Trump's staff serves him well, compared with 39 percent who say his staff doesn't serve him well. The poll showed that just 33 percent of USA voters approve of his job performance while 61 percent disapprove.
SmackDown Recap: Cena vs. Nakamura
After all, a matchup between Cena and WWE Champion Jinder Mahal at SummerSlam seemed like a foregone conclusion a few weeks ago. It's now down to just John Cena and Shinsuke Nakamura to go up against Mahal in less than two months.
On a rainy day, Philip's duty finally done
Prince Philip was unexpectedly hospitalized during the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations, according to USA Today . The parade will mark the end of the 1664 Global Challenge, which raises money for The Royal Marines Charity.
Elon Musk Says He Might Be Bipolar
Naturally, the study points out that Tesla owners are "fanatical", regardless of where they live or what model they bought. It has no instrument panel; the speed limit and other information normally there can be found on the center screen.
British Gas to raise electricity prices by 12.5%
It's half year results also revealed a loss of more than 377,000 United Kingdom customer accounts in the first half of 2017. British Gas today announced a 12.5 per cent hike in electricity prices from next month in a direct snub to the Government.
Charge: Man hid girlfriend in freezer, lived with impostor
They are next due in court on Monday, Lantz said, and could face additional charges once the identity of the body is confirmed. According to WKBN , police think the body, which has not been officially identified, was moved from Youngstown to Campbell.
Three gangsters killed in Moscow courthouse firefight
Four attackers were killed, while one was apprehended, lawyer Diana Tatosova, who represented one of the attackers, said. Several people were injured and four attackers were killed Tuesday after a shootout in Moscow regional court.
Charter, Sprint and HSBC — CORPORATE REPORT
The company lost 8 cents per share in the comparable quarter of the prior year, when it did $8.01 billion worth of business. That puzzled Claure, who said repeatedly that Sprint hadn't been offered to Charter.
Apple Goes Along With China's Latest VPN Crackdown
Several VPN companies knocked the move, saying Apple may not fully realize what it has done by removing these apps. RIA news agency says that the law is only meant to block the unlawful content from reaching out to the public.