“ Truth Lies Beyond Mainstream ”
10-year-old Canadian Kathryn Gray becomes the youngest person ever to discover a supernova.
Demonstrations that toppled his regime
2010–2011 Tunisian protests: Reports continue to leak out of the country regarding civil unrest with claims that protests have spread to the city of Thala, where the ruling Constitutional Democratic Rally's offices have been attacked.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir goes to Juba to meet with Southern Sudanese President of the Government Salva Kiir Mayardit ahead of Southern Sudan's independence referendum.
Economic Community of West African States
The Economic Community of West African States says the situation in Côte d'Ivoire is still in a "stalemate", amid the threat of force to remove Laurent Gbagbo.
51-year-old Texan Cornelius Dupree, freed on parole in July 2010 after serving 30 of a 75 year sentence for aggravated robbery, has his conviction quashed after he was found to be innocent of the crime through DNA evidence.
Salmaan Taseer, the Governor of the Pakistani province of Punjab, is assassinated by Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri, one of his security guards at Koshar Market, Islamabad.
More evacuations take place in Queensland, Australia, as flood waters continued to rise and the Australian prime minister says damages could amount to hundreds of millions of dollars.
Russia begins an operation to free 500 people stranded in ships by ice in the Sea of Okhotsk.
Value added tax
Value added tax in the United Kingdom is increased from 17.5% to 20%, its highest ever rate.
Pink Floyd sign a new five-year record deal with EMI after winning a lawsuit regarding digital distribution.
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