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# banned - Friday 29 September, 2017

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups
# Scottish Dawn
# Scottish Dawn

'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups

Sep 29th 2017, 9:10 AM 16,696 Views 177 Comments

Membership of these organisations can now lead to up to 10 years in prison.

# banned - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

Irish trainer and jockey son banned for three years after admitting doping charges
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Irish trainer and jockey son banned for three years after admitting doping charges

Sep 19th 2017, 9:28 PM 9,874 Views 1 Comment

The pair apologised and said it was down to a “lack of knowledge.”

# banned - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Liverpool appeal of Mane three-game suspension rejected by FA
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Liverpool appeal of Mane three-game suspension rejected by FA

Sep 12th 2017, 4:08 PM 4,753 Views 20 Comments

The attacker will miss Liverpool’s next three domestic matches.

# banned - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site
# Drones
# Drones

Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site

Aug 17th 2017, 8:55 AM 27,473 Views 24 Comments

Gardaí have been searching the site in Dublin 20 since Saturday.

# banned - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

10 words Irish people should be prohibited from saying
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From The Daily Edge
# Banned

10 words Irish people should be prohibited from saying

Aug 1st 2017, 7:58 PM 23,020 Views 17 Comments

It’s arse, not ass.

# banned - Friday 21 July, 2017

US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks
# Banned
# Banned

US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks

Jul 21st 2017, 10:14 AM 11,085 Views 33 Comments

Relationships with North Korea have been strained since it successfully tested an intercontinental ballistic missile.

# banned - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Williams to miss third Lions Test after copping four-week suspension
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Williams to miss third Lions Test after copping four-week suspension

Jul 2nd 2017, 8:51 AM 20,658 Views 27 Comments

The All Blacks centre paid the price for a dangerous challenge on Anthony Watson.

# banned - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

History-making Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne tests positive for banned substance
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

History-making Melbourne Cup winner Michelle Payne tests positive for banned substance

Jun 28th 2017, 10:04 AM 10,126 Views 8 Comments

The first female winner of the Melbourne Cup tested positive for an appetite suppressant.

# banned - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Police fire rubber bullets at crowd to stop Istanbul Pride parade
# On The March
# On The March

Police fire rubber bullets at crowd to stop Istanbul Pride parade

Jun 25th 2017, 5:15 PM 24,420 Views 118 Comments

Local authorities have banned the parade for the third year in a row, but organisers said they’d march anyway.

# banned - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Connolly's 12-week ban stands as Dublin opt against appeal
# Cool For The Summer
From The42
# Cool For The Summer

Connolly's 12-week ban stands as Dublin opt against appeal

Jun 15th 2017, 4:40 PM 13,984 Views 59 Comments

The 29-year-old was suspended after a confrontation with a linesman during Dublin’s win over Carlow.

# banned - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly won't appeal 12-week ban for linesman altercation
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly won't appeal 12-week ban for linesman altercation

Jun 10th 2017, 7:59 AM 5,905 Views 68 Comments

The forward will be ruled out until the eve of a potential All-Ireland semi-final in August.

# banned - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

'He's old enough and wise enough to know you just shouldn't get involved in incidents like that'
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

'He's old enough and wise enough to know you just shouldn't get involved in incidents like that'

Jun 7th 2017, 1:49 PM 10,215 Views 18 Comments

Alan Brogan doesn’t think there was any malice in Diarmuid Connolly’s actions.

# banned - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Philippine authorities ban hanging rosary beads off car dashboards
# Distraction
# Distraction

Philippine authorities ban hanging rosary beads off car dashboards

May 28th 2017, 8:45 AM 20,579 Views 41 Comments

“With these religious images, drivers feel they are safer, that there is divine intervention and they are being guided and protected.”

# banned - 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 17,449 Views 39 Comments

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

# banned - Friday 28 April, 2017

'He’s not allowed be part of training': Chin believes Davy Fitz will keep distance from Wexford camp
# Model Citizen
From The42
# Model Citizen

'He’s not allowed be part of training': Chin believes Davy Fitz will keep distance from Wexford camp

Apr 28th 2017, 12:05 AM 17,595 Views 1 Comment

The Wexford boss has been banned from ‘all GAA activity’ until June 11.

# banned - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off
# Big Blow
From The42
# Big Blow

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off

Apr 27th 2017, 4:34 PM 17,452 Views 37 Comments

The centre faced a Pro12 disciplinary panel today over comments made to referee Ian Davies.

# banned - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Lopeti Timani handed four-week ban for kicking opponent in the head
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Lopeti Timani handed four-week ban for kicking opponent in the head

Apr 16th 2017, 12:56 PM 7,034 Views 1 Comment

The Australia number eight will now miss the next month of Super Rugby action.

# banned - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Everton bans The Sun from its stadium following controversial Kelvin MacKenzie column
# Goodison Park
# Goodison Park

Everton bans The Sun from its stadium following controversial Kelvin MacKenzie column

Apr 15th 2017, 12:52 PM 28,397 Views 67 Comments

The column by MacKenzie discussing Everton player Ross Barkley in derogatory fashion has caused outrage.

# banned - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Stade Français wing Raisuqe gets 10-week ban for this stamp
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

Stade Français wing Raisuqe gets 10-week ban for this stamp

Apr 5th 2017, 5:11 PM 8,918 Views 6 Comments

The Fijian served a 15-week suspension last season for a gouge on CJ Stander.

# banned - Monday 27 March, 2017

Driver's personal licence plate banned because it would 'offend women'
# Canada
# Canada

Driver's personal licence plate banned because it would 'offend women'

Mar 27th 2017, 9:02 PM 23,613 Views 42 Comments

Lorne Grabher had been using his surname on his car for a number of years.

# banned - Monday 20 March, 2017

Fifa ban referee for life after controversial penalty decision in World Cup qualifier
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Fifa ban referee for life after controversial penalty decision in World Cup qualifier

Mar 20th 2017, 4:46 PM 13,416 Views 9 Comments

The Ghanaian official has been found guilty of match fixing.

# banned - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

England without their captain for potential Women's Grand Slam decider in Dublin
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

England without their captain for potential Women's Grand Slam decider in Dublin

Feb 28th 2017, 5:19 PM 7,326 Views 5 Comments

Katy McLean will be unavailable for the Women’s Six Nations clash at Donnybrook on St Patrick’s Day.

# banned - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Vietnamese players banned for two years over 'mannequin-style' protest
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Vietnamese players banned for two years over 'mannequin-style' protest

Feb 22nd 2017, 9:17 AM 7,124 Views 6 Comments

A goalkeeper turned his back on a penalty as part of the protest.

14 Australian football fans banned after displaying 'offensive' banner depicting oral sex
# Sydney
# Sydney

14 Australian football fans banned after displaying 'offensive' banner depicting oral sex

Feb 22nd 2017, 8:03 AM 38,228 Views 30 Comments

There has been outrage in the football community and media over the explicit banner of a man resembling Sydney FC coach Graham Arnold performing oral sex.

# banned - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Olympic gold medallist claims her blood pressure meds caused positive drugs test
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Olympic gold medallist claims her blood pressure meds caused positive drugs test

Feb 8th 2017, 10:58 AM 5,072 Views 5 Comments

Dawn Harper-Nelson, the 2008 Olympic hurdles champion, is serving a three-month ban.

# banned - Monday 6 February, 2017

All Blacks lock Tuipulotu suspended after failed drugs test
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

All Blacks lock Tuipulotu suspended after failed drugs test

Feb 6th 2017, 9:25 AM 9,312 Views 14 Comments

The 24-year-old tested positive for a banned substance during November’s tour of the northern hemisphere.

# banned - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

White House spokesman says order is 'not a travel ban' (despite Trump saying it was yesterday)

White House spokesman says order is 'not a travel ban' (despite Trump saying it was yesterday)

Jan 31st 2017, 7:30 PM 11,871 Views 61 Comments

The ban has been described as “mean-spirited” by the UN.

# banned - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids

Jan 17th 2017, 11:52 AM 4,541 Views 0 Comments

Jarrod Mullen has played 211 matches for Newcastle since making his debut 12 years ago.

# banned - Thursday 12 January, 2017

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

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

Jan 12th 2017, 6:30 AM 14,745 Views 9 Comments

Nickelodeon has been banned from building an underwater theme park.

# banned - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Dallas Cowboys star Randy Gregory loses suspension appeal and will miss NFL playoffs
# Bad News
From The42
# Bad News

Dallas Cowboys star Randy Gregory loses suspension appeal and will miss NFL playoffs

Jan 5th 2017, 11:25 PM 4,940 Views 4 Comments

Gregory will miss the Cowboys’ playoff run due to multiple violations of the NFL’s substance-abuse policy.

# banned - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

France moves to ban Vitamin D supplement after death of newborn baby
# Probable Link
# Probable Link

France moves to ban Vitamin D supplement after death of newborn baby

Jan 4th 2017, 5:28 PM 35,950 Views 6 Comments

The 10-day-old baby died after being given the supplement just before Christmas.

# banned - Monday 2 January, 2017

No one has ever been convicted of female genital mutilation in Ireland
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# Banned

No one has ever been convicted of female genital mutilation in Ireland

Jan 2nd 2017, 6:15 AM 12,294 Views 34 Comments

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions said there have been no prosecutions despite the law being in effect for four years.

# banned - Friday 16 December, 2016

Rugby player given 3-year ban for shocking no-arms hit on female ref
# Disgraced
From The42
# Disgraced

Rugby player given 3-year ban for shocking no-arms hit on female ref

Dec 16th 2016, 9:47 AM 16,766 Views 36 Comments

Italian Rugby Federation hand down heaviest punishment in 20 years to Bruno Doglioli.

# banned - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

'The full veil must be banned... wherever legally possible': Merkel wants a burqa ban in Germany
# Burqa Ban
# Burqa Ban

'The full veil must be banned... wherever legally possible': Merkel wants a burqa ban in Germany

Dec 6th 2016, 2:00 PM 18,847 Views 129 Comments

She underlined her support for a proposal by her interior minister to outlaw the full-face burqa Islamic veil in public places.

Poll: Should diesel vehicles be phased out in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should diesel vehicles be phased out in Ireland?

Dec 6th 2016, 8:32 AM 34,245 Views 188 Comments

Four major cities announced recently they would be bringing in bans in the next decade.

# banned - Friday 18 November, 2016

CSKA Moscow midfielder hit with 2-year ban for cocaine use
# Drugs
From The42
# Drugs

CSKA Moscow midfielder hit with 2-year ban for cocaine use

Nov 18th 2016, 12:28 PM 5,179 Views 8 Comments

Finland international Roman Eremenko has been handed a lengthy suspension by UEFA after failing a doping test.

# banned - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting
# Guilty
From The42
# Guilty

Saracens wing Chris Ashton cops 13-week ban for biting

Sep 21st 2016, 8:19 AM 7,053 Views 19 Comments

The 29-year-old is suspended until December for biting Alex Waller.

# banned - Thursday 8 September, 2016

US swimmer Ryan Lochte has been suspended for 10 months without pay after Rio scandal
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

US swimmer Ryan Lochte has been suspended for 10 months without pay after Rio scandal

Sep 8th 2016, 4:41 PM 22,610 Views 20 Comments

The 32-year-old has to serve 20 hours of community service and will not receive a monthly salary for the duration of the suspension.

# banned - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Government says it has no plans to ban the use of animals in circuses
# Animal Welfare
# Animal Welfare

Government says it has no plans to ban the use of animals in circuses

Jul 24th 2016, 7:15 AM 9,819 Views 50 Comments

Earlier this year, the ISPCA launched a nationwide campaign calling for the use of performing animals to be halted.

# banned - 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 33,023 Views 489 Comments

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