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# ban - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Saudi's driving ban: 'You cannot force men to allow their sisters and wives to drive'
# Cosnervative
# Cosnervative

Saudi's driving ban: 'You cannot force men to allow their sisters and wives to drive'

Oct 8th 2017, 12:00 PM 23,587 Views 62 Comments

What do men in Saudi Arabia think about the removal of the ban on women driving?

# ban - Saturday 30 September, 2017

Unlikely bad boy Villas-Boas given eight-match ban for insulting referee in China
# The Great Bawl
From The42
# The Great Bawl

Unlikely bad boy Villas-Boas given eight-match ban for insulting referee in China

Sep 30th 2017, 1:44 PM 3,656 Views 2 Comments

The Portuguese coach has clocked up about 16 grand in fines this week.

# ban - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Munster's Fineen Wycherley handed three-week ban for 'reckless behaviour'
# Suspension
From The42
# Suspension

Munster's Fineen Wycherley handed three-week ban for 'reckless behaviour'

Sep 27th 2017, 5:53 PM 9,148 Views 3 Comments

The second row was sent off in the defeat to Glasgow.

# ban - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

World Rugby slams calls for tackling ban in schools
# Debate
From The42
# Debate

World Rugby slams calls for tackling ban in schools

Sep 26th 2017, 5:44 PM 7,500 Views 38 Comments

Allyson Pollock and Graham Kirkwood from the Institute of Health at Newcastle University have published research on the issue.

# ban - Monday 25 September, 2017

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts From The42

Fifa scraps ban of poppies on football shirts

Sep 25th 2017, 11:39 AM 3,782 Views 7 Comments

The organisation’s initial stance was based on a strict interpretation of its laws.

# ban - Friday 22 September, 2017

Uber has lost its licence to operate in London after black cab protests
# Clampdown
# Clampdown

Uber has lost its licence to operate in London after black cab protests

Sep 22nd 2017, 1:17 PM 17,500 Views 72 Comments

Uber said it will fight the decision in the courts.

# ban - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Davy Russell gets four-day ban for punching a horse
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

Davy Russell gets four-day ban for punching a horse

Sep 5th 2017, 3:45 PM 4,535 Views 12 Comments

Russell was initially cautioned for the incident at Tramore racecourse.

# ban - Monday 28 August, 2017

Anyone who gets caught with a plastic bag in Kenya could face a €31,000 fine or four years in prison
# Plastic Bag Ban
# Plastic Bag Ban

Anyone who gets caught with a plastic bag in Kenya could face a €31,000 fine or four years in prison

Aug 28th 2017, 10:11 PM 24,784 Views 24 Comments

The ban came into force today but has sparked a lot of criticism.

# ban - Friday 18 August, 2017

Swimming ban in place at Dublin beach over animal contamination
# Something In The Water
# Something In The Water

Swimming ban in place at Dublin beach over animal contamination

Aug 18th 2017, 9:56 PM 24,091 Views 15 Comments

The results of a routine sample showed a deterioration in the water quality.

# ban - Friday 11 August, 2017

One of the NFL's biggest names suspended for six games after year-long investigation
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

One of the NFL's biggest names suspended for six games after year-long investigation

Aug 11th 2017, 7:25 PM 7,351 Views 4 Comments

The Dallas Cowboys will be without one of their star players for the first six games of the new season.

# ban - Sunday 6 August, 2017

New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level'
# United Nations
# United Nations

New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level'

Aug 6th 2017, 9:20 AM 20,430 Views 50 Comments

A ban on exports aims to deprive Pyongyang of about €850 million in annual revenue.

# ban - Saturday 5 August, 2017

US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood
# Nuclear Weapons
# Nuclear Weapons

US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood

Aug 5th 2017, 1:32 PM 9,880 Views 36 Comments

The move could cost Pyongyang about €850 million in annual revenue.

# ban - Friday 14 July, 2017

Hawaii judge extends list of family relationships allowed for entry under Muslim travel ban
# Relatives
# Relatives

Hawaii judge extends list of family relationships allowed for entry under Muslim travel ban

Jul 14th 2017, 9:49 AM 11,603 Views 28 Comments

“Common sense, for instance, dictates that close family members be defined to include grandparents,” he wrote.

# ban - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Spain's tourism bosses want to ban alcohol on flights to Ibiza and Magaluf
# Virgin Daiquiris
# Virgin Daiquiris

Spain's tourism bosses want to ban alcohol on flights to Ibiza and Magaluf

Jul 12th 2017, 9:24 PM 22,897 Views 53 Comments

Spain’s tourist industry is trying to battle some regions which have developed a bad reputation.

# ban - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Chaos and outrage: The twists and turns of Trump's travel ban
# Supreme Court
# Supreme Court

Chaos and outrage: The twists and turns of Trump's travel ban

Jun 27th 2017, 6:20 AM 9,822 Views 45 Comments

Yesterday, the Supreme Court partially reinstated the ban.

# ban - Monday 19 June, 2017

William Tupou made his debut for Japan against Ireland last weekend... and now he'll serve his first ban
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

William Tupou made his debut for Japan against Ireland last weekend... and now he'll serve his first ban

Jun 19th 2017, 8:56 AM 8,885 Views 2 Comments

The Japanese centre has been banned for tip tackle on Devin Toner.

# ban - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Joey Barton: My ban more severe than Suarez, Terry and Cantona put together
# Way Harsh
From The42
# Way Harsh

Joey Barton: My ban more severe than Suarez, Terry and Cantona put together

Jun 18th 2017, 6:11 PM 8,865 Views 9 Comments

The midfielder is planning to appeal against an 18-month ban for breaching betting rules and suggests he has been treated unfairly.

# ban - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Manspreading is now banned on buses in Madrid
# Spreading The Message
# Spreading The Message

Manspreading is now banned on buses in Madrid

Jun 17th 2017, 5:23 PM 29,999 Views 70 Comments

Buses have been kitted out with stickers banning the habit

# ban - Saturday 27 May, 2017

There are hundreds of piracy-enabling gadgets for sale on Facebook, despite a ban
# Kodi
# Kodi

There are hundreds of piracy-enabling gadgets for sale on Facebook, despite a ban

May 27th 2017, 5:00 PM 17,444 Views 39 Comments

The boxes are often tweaked to give customers access to pirate TV and film content.

# ban - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

Flying to the US soon? You may soon be banned from using your laptop
# Shut Down
# Shut Down

Flying to the US soon? You may soon be banned from using your laptop

May 10th 2017, 10:30 PM 16,358 Views 45 Comments

Lat month, the US banned passengers on direct flights to the United States from 10 airports in eight countries.

# ban - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Portuguese 'thug' hit with four-year ban for breaking referee's nose with knee to face
# Infamous
From The42
# Infamous

Portuguese 'thug' hit with four-year ban for breaking referee's nose with knee to face

May 2nd 2017, 7:11 PM 11,735 Views 6 Comments

Many opponents are too afraid to play against Canelas and instead have chosen to give them walkovers.

# ban - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Joey Barton says he's been forced into retirement after receiving 18-month ban for gambling
# Judgment
From The42
# Judgment

Joey Barton says he's been forced into retirement after receiving 18-month ban for gambling

Apr 26th 2017, 8:03 PM 31,758 Views 64 Comments

The Burnley midfielder is disappointed with the ‘harshness’ of the decision and intends to appeal.

# ban - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Massive blow to Argentina's World Cup qualification hopes as Messi handed four-game ban
# Ruled Out
From The42
# Ruled Out

Massive blow to Argentina's World Cup qualification hopes as Messi handed four-game ban

Mar 28th 2017, 3:48 PM 8,037 Views 11 Comments

The Barcelona superstar has picked up the suspension for verbally abusing a referee’s assistant in the win over Chile.

# ban - Saturday 11 March, 2017

US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban
# New Order
# New Order

US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban

Mar 11th 2017, 8:13 AM 17,193 Views 29 Comments

Judge James Robart said a complaint over the revised ban needed to be filed before he could rule.

# ban - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Poll: Do you think there should be restrictions on diesel vehicles?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you think there should be restrictions on diesel vehicles?

Mar 4th 2017, 12:17 PM 33,716 Views 119 Comments

The UN climate and clean air coalition says soot from diesel vehicles is among the big contributors to ill health and global warming.

# ban - Monday 13 February, 2017

Have an opinion on microbeads? The government wants to hear views on proposed ban
# Public Consultation
# Public Consultation

Have an opinion on microbeads? The government wants to hear views on proposed ban

Feb 13th 2017, 10:05 PM 19,440 Views 40 Comments

Microbeads are tiny balls of plastic which are most common in soaps, shower gels and facial scrubs, used to exfoliate your skin.

# ban - Monday 30 January, 2017

Confusion and outrage over Trump migrant ban as UK secures exemption
# Chaos Reigns
# Chaos Reigns

Confusion and outrage over Trump migrant ban as UK secures exemption

Jan 30th 2017, 7:45 AM 25,458 Views 94 Comments

The new American president has ruffled feathers globally with his ban on refugees from Muslim-dominated countries entering the US.

# ban - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Philippine minister says Dora can't explore a protected UNESCO site
# Banned
# Banned

Philippine minister says Dora can't explore a protected UNESCO site

Jan 12th 2017, 6:30 AM 14,739 Views 9 Comments

Nickelodeon has been banned from building an underwater theme park.

Dublin City Council hopes to have rickshaws banned this year
# On Yer Bike
# On Yer Bike

Dublin City Council hopes to have rickshaws banned this year

Jan 12th 2017, 12:01 AM 32,796 Views 53 Comments

As things stand, gardaí can only treat the operators like they would any other cyclists.

# ban - Monday 2 January, 2017

'Fantastic progress' in 2016 but animals in Irish circuses 'continue to suffer'
# Anmal Welfare
# Anmal Welfare

'Fantastic progress' in 2016 but animals in Irish circuses 'continue to suffer'

Jan 2nd 2017, 7:30 AM 8,697 Views 8 Comments

Four circuses were inspected by officials in 2016, but the minister says “no significant animal welfare issues were identified”.

# ban - Friday 30 December, 2016

Calls for FA to ban heading for under-10s
# Issue
From The42
# Issue

Calls for FA to ban heading for under-10s

Dec 30th 2016, 7:48 PM 3,834 Views 17 Comments

A new study from the University of Stirling found heading the activity could cause memory problems for 24 hours.

# ban - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

No alcohol in streets, public places at World Cup - Qatar
# Ban
From The42
# Ban

No alcohol in streets, public places at World Cup - Qatar

Nov 9th 2016, 10:33 AM 8,465 Views 25 Comments

The comments by Hassan Al-Thawadi will further alarm football traditionalists.

# ban - Friday 30 September, 2016

Ireland could be next to ban microbeads (if politicians can agree on it)
# Down The Drain
# Down The Drain

Ireland could be next to ban microbeads (if politicians can agree on it)

Sep 30th 2016, 6:03 AM 25,029 Views 31 Comments

The Green Party has published a bill on the issue – but it needs cross-party support.

# ban - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Poland pushes ahead with near-total ban on abortion
# Poland
# Poland

Poland pushes ahead with near-total ban on abortion

Sep 24th 2016, 5:50 AM 16,679 Views 58 Comments

A poll published this week by the Newsweek Polska magazine showed that 74% of Poles want to keep the existing law.

# ban - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Russia bans online pornography, tells its citizens to "meet people in real life"
# Stop That
# Stop That

Russia bans online pornography, tells its citizens to "meet people in real life"

Sep 15th 2016, 3:11 PM 26,545 Views 67 Comments

Pornhub and YouPorn have been banned by Russian internet service providers after they were found to violate child protection laws.

# ban - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Poll: Should vaping be banned in public spaces?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should vaping be banned in public spaces?

Sep 10th 2016, 9:39 AM 25,514 Views 127 Comments

Poland introduced a ban this week.

# ban - Friday 26 August, 2016

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women
# Burkini Ban
# Burkini Ban

Burkini inventor says there's a high demand from fair-skinned Irish women

Aug 26th 2016, 8:15 AM 24,613 Views 138 Comments

Aheda Zanetti hit out at French officials over the recent ban on the swimwear.

# ban - Wednesday 20 July, 2016

Twitter bans right-wing writer after Ghostbusters actor targeted by trolls
# Nero
# Nero

Twitter bans right-wing writer after Ghostbusters actor targeted by trolls

Jul 20th 2016, 8:54 AM 33,014 Views 489 Comments

Milo Yiannopoulos was told his account is being permanently suspended due to repeated violations of the Twitter rules.

# ban - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Dublin City Council set to ban backing tracks for buskers - but amplifiers are ok
# Back Off
# Back Off

Dublin City Council set to ban backing tracks for buskers - but amplifiers are ok

Jun 21st 2016, 3:44 PM 12,230 Views 61 Comments

Backing tracks are seen as a means of assisting (or even replacing) a performance.

# ban - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Stander red-card hearing adjourned until tomorrow after five-hour deliberation
# In The Dock
From The42
# In The Dock

Stander red-card hearing adjourned until tomorrow after five-hour deliberation

Jun 12th 2016, 3:34 PM 14,245 Views 32 Comments

The Ireland back row must anxiously wait to learn his fate.