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- 2005 "Doctor Who" returns to BBC TV after 16 years with the debut of Christopher Eccleston as the Ninth Doctor and Billie Piper as Rose
- 2006 In Scotland the prohibition of smoking in all substantially enclosed public places comes into force.
- 2006 The military junta ruling Burma officially named Naypyidaw, a new city in Mandalay Division, as the new capital. Yangon had formerly been the nation's capital.
- 2006 18th Commonwealth Games close in Melbourne, Australia
- 2012 Macky Sall elected as President of Senegal
- 2017 Anti-corruption protests in Russia result in hundreds arrested including opposition leader Aleksei Navalny
- 2017 Mass protests in Chile over country's privatised pension system
- 2017 Carrie Lam is first woman elected to lead Hong Kong by Beijing-influenced electorial commission