What Happened on 11 July 2012
The daughter of South Korea's former dictator Park Chung-hee is vying to become the country's first female president. Park Geun-hye,… Read More.
Egypt’s highest court has reversed a decree by President Mohammed Morsi to recall parliament. Morsi had issued the decree recalling… Read More.
Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga has been sentenced to 14 years in jail for recruiting child soldiers for his rebel army… Read More.
One of the UK's richest women has been found dead in London. The body of U.S. national Eva Rausing, a… Read More.
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has praised a decision by eurozone finance ministers to help the country rescue its struggling… Read More.
Ex-Barclays boss Bob Diamond will receive his salary and benefits worth an estimated $3.1 million but has given up bonuses… Read More.
Pinki Pramanik, a female athlete charged with rape and over claims that she is actually male, has been granted bail… Read More.
Chelsea captain John Terry has said he was "very angry and upset" at being accused of racism by fellow soccer… Read More.
Google is to pay the largest fine ever imposed on a single company by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. According… Read More.
The Russian version of Wikipedia was shut down for 24 hours on Tuesday in protest of a law that would… Read More.
Grammy-winning pop star Pink will release her sixth studio album, The Truth About Love, on September 18. The album is… Read More.