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# banned - Thursday 15 August, 2019

Israel bars two US congresswomen from entering country following Trump plea
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Israel bars two US congresswomen from entering country following Trump plea

Aug 15th 2019, 9:12 PM 26,556 Views 82 Comments

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the move against Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib necessary.

# banned - Saturday 3 August, 2019

Messi given three-month Argentina ban for accusing CONMEBOL of 'corruption'
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Messi given three-month Argentina ban for accusing CONMEBOL of 'corruption'

Aug 3rd 2019, 3:15 PM 6,503 Views 14 Comments

Messi was sent off as Argentina beat Chile 2-1 in the Copa America third-place play-off last month.

# banned - Friday 28 June, 2019

Milan banned from this season's Europa League
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Milan banned from this season's Europa League

Jun 28th 2019, 11:32 AM 8,637 Views 9 Comments

The Serie A club won’t take part in the European competition due to their breach of Uefa Financial Fair Play rules.

# banned - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales
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San Francisco becomes first major US city to ban e-cigarette sales

Jun 26th 2019, 8:56 AM 37,202 Views 91 Comments

The legislation does not restrict the use of vaping products – only sales, manufacturing and distribution.

# banned - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Wexford forward suspended for Leinster final for 'abusive language towards a referee'
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Wexford forward suspended for Leinster final for 'abusive language towards a referee'

Jun 25th 2019, 2:53 PM 27,622 Views 52 Comments

Aidan Nolan has been handed a two-match ban.

# banned - Monday 24 June, 2019

Government plans to 'phase out' fur farming in Ireland
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Government plans to 'phase out' fur farming in Ireland

Jun 24th 2019, 1:34 PM 9,065 Views 43 Comments

Government will consider an implementation plan to ban fur farming.

# banned - Thursday 6 June, 2019

England U20 hooker handed five-week ban for upending Ireland's Hodnett
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England U20 hooker handed five-week ban for upending Ireland's Hodnett

Jun 6th 2019, 7:26 PM 12,120 Views 33 Comments

Alfie Barbeary’s U20 World Championship is over after a moment of madness.

# banned - Monday 29 April, 2019

Catalonia's former president Carles Puigdemont blocked from running in EU elections
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# European Elections

Catalonia's former president Carles Puigdemont blocked from running in EU elections

Apr 29th 2019, 10:32 PM 13,601 Views 18 Comments

Puigdemont slammed the move in a tweet as a “legal scandal and a coup to democracy”.

'Parents are texting instead of encouraging their kids': Meath GAA club praised for banning mobile phones
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'Parents are texting instead of encouraging their kids': Meath GAA club praised for banning mobile phones

Apr 29th 2019, 5:00 PM 21,565 Views 30 Comments

Navan O’Mahonys has banned use of mobile phones by parents at their Saturday nursery sessions.

# banned - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

'Unacceptable' - Sale prop Pope banned after second failed drugs test
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'Unacceptable' - Sale prop Pope banned after second failed drugs test

Apr 9th 2019, 6:27 PM 8,098 Views 5 Comments

The 21-year-old has received a six-month ban after testing positive for cocaine and cannabis.

# banned - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash
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UK bans all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft from its airspace following Ethiopia Airlines crash

Updated Mar 12th 2019, 2:14 PM 18,143 Views 28 Comments

A total of 157 people died after the plane went down on Sunday.

# banned - Thursday 7 March, 2019

Cheetahs prop handed eight-week ban for head hit on Fergus McFadden
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Cheetahs prop handed eight-week ban for head hit on Fergus McFadden

Mar 7th 2019, 8:42 AM 7,856 Views 21 Comments

Disciplinary committee rules that Ox Nche’s reckless tackle deserved a red card.

# banned - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

13-week ban for Cheetahs player who cleared nose onto face of Connacht player
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13-week ban for Cheetahs player who cleared nose onto face of Connacht player

Feb 20th 2019, 5:00 PM 77,324 Views 65 Comments

‘It is difficult to imagine how an act of foul play of this sort could be worse,’ said the disciplinary panel.

# banned - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Ulster Rugby issue lifetime ban to spectator who abused Simon Zebo
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Ulster Rugby issue lifetime ban to spectator who abused Simon Zebo

Jan 22nd 2019, 4:05 PM 53,876 Views 156 Comments

The Racing 92 wing was abused during a game at the Kingspan Stadium two weekends ago.

# banned - Thursday 3 January, 2019

Leinster's James Lowe to miss crucial Toulouse tie after two-week ban
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Leinster's James Lowe to miss crucial Toulouse tie after two-week ban

Jan 3rd 2019, 2:11 PM 10,185 Views 40 Comments

The 26-year-old wing was red-carded for foul play against Munster last weekend.

# banned - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Netflix drops satire episode critical of Saudi Arabia
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# PATRIOT Act

Netflix drops satire episode critical of Saudi Arabia

Jan 2nd 2019, 6:20 PM 19,169 Views 19 Comments

The move was widely denounced by rights groups including Amnesty International.

# banned - Thursday 27 December, 2018

Try scorer against Munster suspended for Ulster's ties with Connacht and Leinster
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Try scorer against Munster suspended for Ulster's ties with Connacht and Leinster

Dec 27th 2018, 2:53 PM 11,926 Views 34 Comments

The winger will sit out for two weeks after a tackle on Munster’s Darren Sweetnam.

# banned - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group
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Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group

Dec 18th 2018, 3:21 PM 44,281 Views 42 Comments

The pair were members of the banned group National Action.

# banned - Saturday 1 December, 2018

Chinese snooker players handed 10-year, 6-year bans for match fixing
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Chinese snooker players handed 10-year, 6-year bans for match fixing

Dec 1st 2018, 11:45 AM 4,788 Views 5 Comments

Yu Delu and Cao Yupeng hit with heavy sanctions following investigation by the WPBSA.

# banned - Wednesday 28 November, 2018

Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding
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Conor McGregor given six-month driving ban for speeding

Nov 28th 2018, 3:30 PM 56,620 Views 89 Comments

McGregor was handed the ban today in Naas.

# banned - Thursday 15 November, 2018

New bill proposes ban on tattoos and intimate piercings for under 18s
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New bill proposes ban on tattoos and intimate piercings for under 18s

Nov 15th 2018, 7:11 PM 18,814 Views 46 Comments

The Bill has been brought forward by Fianna Fáil public health spokesperson Mary Butler TD.

# banned - Monday 12 November, 2018

UK couple who named child after Hitler among six convicted of being members of neo-Nazi group
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# Terrorist Group

UK couple who named child after Hitler among six convicted of being members of neo-Nazi group

Nov 12th 2018, 7:53 PM 32,446 Views 0 Comments

One was found to have a terrorist “manual” on his laptop that gave advice on homemade explosives.

# banned - Monday 5 November, 2018

Irish jockey handed four-year ban after testing positive for cocaine
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Irish jockey handed four-year ban after testing positive for cocaine

Nov 5th 2018, 9:33 PM 42,728 Views 25 Comments

Christopher Timmons tested positive at a meeting in Ballinrobe in May.

# banned - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Lance Armstrong's former manager handed lifetime ban from cycling
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Lance Armstrong's former manager handed lifetime ban from cycling

Oct 25th 2018, 3:03 PM 3,620 Views 0 Comments

‘There are a lot of things I wish I could have done differently, and there are certain actions I now deeply regret,’ said Johan Bruyneel.

# banned - Friday 19 October, 2018

Toulouse to appeal Kaino's five-week ban for 'striking with the shoulder'
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Toulouse to appeal Kaino's five-week ban for 'striking with the shoulder'

Oct 19th 2018, 11:11 AM 3,751 Views 9 Comments

The former All Black was suspended for a tackle on Bath’s Jamie Roberts.

# banned - Monday 15 October, 2018

Rough sleeping banned in Hungary as new homelessness law comes into force
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Rough sleeping banned in Hungary as new homelessness law comes into force

Oct 15th 2018, 1:56 PM 47,717 Views 81 Comments

A constitutional amendment approved by the parliament in June banned “habitual residence in a public space”.

# banned - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Edinburgh prop handed four-week ban for foul play on Leinster's Dan Leavy
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Edinburgh prop handed four-week ban for foul play on Leinster's Dan Leavy

Sep 26th 2018, 4:46 PM 4,877 Views 5 Comments

Pierre Schoeman was shown red during the Pro14 clash between the sides last weekend.

# banned - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Toulon centre Bastareaud escapes with five-week ban for shocking striking offence
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Toulon centre Bastareaud escapes with five-week ban for shocking striking offence

Sep 20th 2018, 9:01 AM 10,425 Views 19 Comments

The Toulon and France centre was red carded for his forearm smash on Christophe Samson.

# banned - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

Former UFC champion Werdum banned for two years following failed doping test
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Former UFC champion Werdum banned for two years following failed doping test

Sep 12th 2018, 9:02 AM 3,931 Views 9 Comments

Brazilian, 41, tested positive for a banned anabolic steroid.

# banned - Friday 7 September, 2018

Twitter permanently bans far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones
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Twitter permanently bans far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones

Sep 7th 2018, 7:21 AM 17,689 Views 104 Comments

The far-right conspiracy theorist is best known for calling the 9/11 attacks an inside job and describing the Sandy Hook school massacre as a hoax.

# banned - Friday 24 August, 2018

Chris Ashton banned for seven weeks for this tip tackle in pre-season friendly
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Chris Ashton banned for seven weeks for this tip tackle in pre-season friendly

Aug 24th 2018, 8:53 AM 18,225 Views 21 Comments

England international will miss first six games of the Premiership season.

# banned - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Temporary ban on drones to be enforced in parts of Dublin and Knock during Pope visit
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Temporary ban on drones to be enforced in parts of Dublin and Knock during Pope visit

Aug 23rd 2018, 4:24 PM 8,196 Views 45 Comments

The Air Corps said that “if you use a drone in the Dublin area you may be acting illegally”.

# banned - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Three New Zealand rugby players banned for doping violations
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# Drugs In Rugby

Three New Zealand rugby players banned for doping violations

Jul 24th 2018, 10:16 AM 21,259 Views 17 Comments

All three suspensions are for two-year periods.

# banned - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Roy O'Donovan loses appeal against 10-match ban for flying kick
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Roy O'Donovan loses appeal against 10-match ban for flying kick

Jul 11th 2018, 11:06 AM 9,508 Views 7 Comments

The former Cork City and Sunderland striker has been landed with the second-longest suspension in A-League history.

# banned - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Calls for convicted sex offenders to be banned from using dating apps
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# Sex Offenders Bill

Calls for convicted sex offenders to be banned from using dating apps

Jun 24th 2018, 6:00 AM 5,204 Views 11 Comments

A Fine Gael Senator says judges should be able to order the offender not to use any dating apps following their sentencing/release.

# banned - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Denmark bans Islamic full-face veil in public spaces
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Denmark bans Islamic full-face veil in public spaces

May 31st 2018, 6:58 PM 28,605 Views 189 Comments

Wearing a burqa, which covers a person’s entire face, or the niqab in public will lead to a fine of €134.

# banned - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

School shooting video game removed online after backlash
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School shooting video game removed online after backlash

May 30th 2018, 9:48 PM 15,162 Views 31 Comments

The Active Shooter video game was pulled days before it was to be released.

# banned - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Australia prop suspended for two months after twice testing positive for cocaine
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Australia prop suspended for two months after twice testing positive for cocaine

May 24th 2018, 12:00 PM 19,821 Views 29 Comments

James Slipper was suspended and fined by Rugby Australia after testing positive for cocaine.

# banned - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Facebook banned 583 million fake accounts in the first three months of the year
# Data Privacy
# Data Privacy

Facebook banned 583 million fake accounts in the first three months of the year

May 15th 2018, 9:38 PM 11,200 Views 54 Comments

Facebook said those closures came on top of blocking millions of attempts to create fake accounts every day.

# banned - Friday 4 May, 2018

Atletico boss Simeone banned for Europa League final
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Atletico boss Simeone banned for Europa League final

May 4th 2018, 7:38 PM 8,818 Views 0 Comments

He has been slapped with a four-game ban.