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# banned - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing

Sep 25th 2013, 10:58 AM 9,672 Views 37 Comments

English snooker player found guilty on seven counts and suspended until 2024.

# banned - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Here's a list of things that Paolo Di Canio has banned at Sunderland
# He So Crazy
From The42
# He So Crazy

Here's a list of things that Paolo Di Canio has banned at Sunderland

Aug 17th 2013, 2:23 PM 5,077 Views 9 Comments

The Italian coach has forbidden players from singing in the shower, claiming it “disrupts concentration”.

# banned - Friday 16 August, 2013

Martin Penrose ban upheld as appeal 'not submitted within the period allowed'
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Martin Penrose ban upheld as appeal 'not submitted within the period allowed'

Aug 16th 2013, 1:41 PM 1,576 Views 7 Comments

The Tyrone forward will miss the semi-final against Mayo on 25 August.

# banned - Thursday 25 July, 2013

This is the condom ad banned in Pakistan for being "too racy"
# Advertising
From The Daily Edge
# Advertising

This is the condom ad banned in Pakistan for being "too racy"

Jul 25th 2013, 3:58 PM 20,304 Views 35 Comments

Strawberry flavoured is a no-no.

# banned - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Joan Burton says 23 companies have been banned from JobBridge
# Internships
# Internships

Joan Burton says 23 companies have been banned from JobBridge

Jul 9th 2013, 7:22 PM 27,082 Views 90 Comments

The Social Protection Minister has answered questions about the government’s flagship internship scheme in the Dáil today.

# banned - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Column: What Irish companies need to know about cyberbullies in the workplace
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: What Irish companies need to know about cyberbullies in the workplace

Apr 24th 2013, 7:30 PM 427 Views 11 Comments

With new media comes new risks, writes Julie O’Neill who says many employers might not know they could be liable for statements made by their employees outside of working hours.

# banned - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway
# Off Yer Bike
# Off Yer Bike

City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway

Mar 13th 2013, 6:05 PM 12,465 Views 54 Comments

Claims that rickshaws are “too dangerous” and the streets of Galway are “too narrow” have been rubbished by a legal operator of the bike taxis.

# banned - Friday 8 March, 2013

Tevez arrested for driving while disqualified - reports
# Citizen's Arrest
From The42
# Citizen's Arrest

Tevez arrested for driving while disqualified - reports

Mar 8th 2013, 12:19 PM 1,507 Views 0 Comments

The Manchester City was banned from driving for six months in January.

# banned - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights
# United States
# United States

Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights

Mar 6th 2013, 8:35 AM 9,391 Views 48 Comments

The ban on pocket knives on US flights – in place since 9/11 – has now been lifted.

# banned - Friday 15 February, 2013

6 Nations chiefs confirm Cian Healy is suspended for Leinster’s game this weekend
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

6 Nations chiefs confirm Cian Healy is suspended for Leinster’s game this weekend

Feb 15th 2013, 3:30 PM 6,595 Views 20 Comments

The prop was hit with a three-week ban this week for a stamp on England’s Dan Cole in the Lansdowne Rd defeat last weekend.

# banned - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Eden Hazard's ban for kicking the Swansea ball boy won't be increased
# Ballboy-gate
From The42
# Ballboy-gate

Eden Hazard's ban for kicking the Swansea ball boy won't be increased

Jan 31st 2013, 6:24 PM 836 Views 3 Comments

Just the three games so.

# banned - Friday 4 January, 2013

Time on his hands: Banned Dettori enters Celebrity Big Brother house
# Racing
From The42
# Racing

Time on his hands: Banned Dettori enters Celebrity Big Brother house

Jan 4th 2013, 11:08 AM 1,025 Views 0 Comments

Surely a nice break in the Bahamas would’ve been a better idea, Frankie?

# banned - Friday 30 November, 2012

Michael Jordan explains what happened when he was banned from a golf course
# Clarification
From The42
# Clarification

Michael Jordan explains what happened when he was banned from a golf course

Nov 30th 2012, 10:08 PM 1,646 Views 0 Comments

The golfer was reprimanded for violating the dress code by wearing cargo.

# banned - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension

Nov 27th 2012, 7:01 PM 1,285 Views 3 Comments

Shakhtar’s Brazilian striker scored after taking advantage of an uncontested hop ball by the referee which was punted forward.

Video: ‘Jacob Zuma’ fish and chips ad banned by South African broadcaster
# South Africa
# South Africa

Video: ‘Jacob Zuma’ fish and chips ad banned by South African broadcaster

Nov 27th 2012, 2:00 PM 9,405 Views 6 Comments

The country’s state broadcaster SABC is refusing to air the 31-second spot which depicts President Zuma having fish and chips with his wives and children. Watch the ad…

# banned - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Russia briefly bans YouTube 'by mistake'
# Oops
# Oops

Russia briefly bans YouTube 'by mistake'

Nov 21st 2012, 3:03 PM 5,211 Views 6 Comments

YouTube briefly appeared on the list of banned addresses today – but officials in Russia blamed a technical error.

# banned - Thursday 8 November, 2012

French starlets slapped with lengthy bans
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

French starlets slapped with lengthy bans

Nov 8th 2012, 5:52 PM 1,836 Views 0 Comments

Rennes’ Yann Mvila has been suspended from international football until the summer of 2014 as punishment for breaking a curfew.

# banned - Thursday 25 October, 2012

VIDEO: Andy Hazell hit with 14-week ban for this attack on opponent
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

VIDEO: Andy Hazell hit with 14-week ban for this attack on opponent

Oct 25th 2012, 1:34 PM 1,395 Views 3 Comments

The Gloucester flanker was dismissed for striking an opponent. A few times.

# banned - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Armstrong report: 6 ex-teammates suspended in doping fall-out
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Armstrong report: 6 ex-teammates suspended in doping fall-out

Oct 11th 2012, 4:21 PM 691 Views 0 Comments

Their bans were announced by the USADA alongside the organisation’s detailed reasons why it banned Armstrong for life in August.

# banned - Monday 10 September, 2012

VIDEO: Springboks lock Etzebeth suspended for this headbutt attempt
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

VIDEO: Springboks lock Etzebeth suspended for this headbutt attempt

Sep 10th 2012, 3:26 PM 1,094 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old thrust his head into the face of Wallabies counterpart Sharpe in the first half of Australia’s 26-19 comeback win in Perth on Saturday.

# banned - Sunday 2 September, 2012

Grosjean banned and fined after Belgian Grand Prix crash
# Unsafe
From The42
# Unsafe

Grosjean banned and fined after Belgian Grand Prix crash

Sep 2nd 2012, 9:10 PM 1,395 Views 4 Comments

A thrilling race was marred by wild driving earlier today.

# banned - Friday 24 August, 2012

USADA strip Lance Armstrong of all Tour titles and initiate lifetime ban
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

USADA strip Lance Armstrong of all Tour titles and initiate lifetime ban

Aug 24th 2012, 6:10 PM 8,809 Views 62 Comments

Doubt remains over the US anti-doping agency’s right to unilaterally take these decisions.

Lance Armstrong to be stripped of 7 Tour titles
# Armstrong
From The42
# Armstrong

Lance Armstrong to be stripped of 7 Tour titles

Aug 24th 2012, 7:14 AM 13,524 Views 118 Comments

Armstrong maintains his innocence but says he will not fight charges that he doped while cycling.

# banned - Monday 25 June, 2012

Kart driver hit with nine-month ban for cannabis use
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Kart driver hit with nine-month ban for cannabis use

Jun 25th 2012, 4:27 PM 1,045 Views 7 Comments

Cian Sheahan tested positive following the Munster Kart Club Race at Watergrasshill in March.

# banned - Thursday 24 May, 2012

LA bans plastic… bags not surgery
# PLASTI-TAX
From The Daily Edge
# PLASTI-TAX

LA bans plastic… bags not surgery

May 24th 2012, 9:25 PM 3,973 Views 9 Comments

Ten years after Ireland issued a plastic bag tax, the land of plastic fantastics plans to phase them out.

# banned - Monday 21 May, 2012

Censored: The 274 books and magazines still banned in Ireland today
# Explainer
# Explainer

Censored: The 274 books and magazines still banned in Ireland today

May 21st 2012, 7:00 AM 30,222 Views 38 Comments

How To Drive Your Man Wild in Bed is still banned in Ireland. Here’s why.

# banned - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Chelsea fan banned for three years for Didier Drogba racial abuse
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Chelsea fan banned for three years for Didier Drogba racial abuse

May 2nd 2012, 7:13 PM 694 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Fitzwater was banned today from all games in Britain and abroad for abusing Didier Drogba at Wembley.

Bad news, JT: UEFA vows to stand by yellow card bans for European decider
# Unlucky Son
From The42
# Unlucky Son

Bad news, JT: UEFA vows to stand by yellow card bans for European decider

May 2nd 2012, 2:48 PM 542 Views 1 Comment

Six players are set to miss the 19 May final between Chelsea and Bayern Munich through suspension.

# banned - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Aussie sport: Marijuana not performance-enhancing
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Aussie sport: Marijuana not performance-enhancing

May 1st 2012, 4:31 PM 453 Views 0 Comments

Australian sports chiefs say the drug should be removed from the list of those banned for being performance-enhancing.

# banned - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Here's one of the many reasons why Real Madrid and Bayern Munich hate each other so much
# Assualt
From The42
# Assualt

Here's one of the many reasons why Real Madrid and Bayern Munich hate each other so much

Apr 17th 2012, 11:03 AM 1,719 Views 2 Comments

It’s a pretty good reason if you’re a Bayern fan. Or Lothar Matthaus.

# banned - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Tipping point: Afoa banned for Heineken Cup semi
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Tipping point: Afoa banned for Heineken Cup semi

Apr 12th 2012, 2:21 PM 476 Views 7 Comments

Ulster tight-head John Afoa has been handed a four week ban for his dangerous tackle on Felix Jones.

# banned - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Female genital mutilation officially banned in Ireland
# Women
# Women

Female genital mutilation officially banned in Ireland

Mar 28th 2012, 8:28 PM 8,881 Views 68 Comments

Over 3,000 women living in Ireland are believed to have undergone FGM.

# banned - Monday 12 March, 2012

Hosepipes to be banned in areas of UK
# Water
# Water

Hosepipes to be banned in areas of UK

Mar 12th 2012, 9:19 PM 4,469 Views 10 Comments

Extremely low rainfall and continuing dry conditions are leading to droughts in areas of the south and east.

# banned - Monday 20 February, 2012

Fallout: Dromid Pearses hit with three year ban
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Fallout: Dromid Pearses hit with three year ban

Feb 20th 2012, 12:28 PM 609 Views 0 Comments

The Kerry club have been barred from representing the county or their province in the club championship until 2016.

# banned - Sunday 19 February, 2012

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK
# Banned
# Banned

Too sexy, too violent or plain offensive: 20 ads banned in the UK

Feb 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 20,784 Views 17 Comments

Are you offended?

# banned - Thursday 16 February, 2012

You plonkers! Chisora hits back as promoters ban Only Fools and Horses music
# Del Boy
From The42
# Del Boy

You plonkers! Chisora hits back as promoters ban Only Fools and Horses music

Feb 16th 2012, 11:28 AM 1,034 Views 0 Comments

Dereck Chisora has accused the Klitschkos of trying to upset his rhythm ahead of Saturday’s WBC heavyweight title fight.

# banned - Thursday 9 February, 2012

Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich banned for 2 years
# Rough Ride
From The42
# Rough Ride

Tour de France winner Jan Ullrich banned for 2 years

Feb 9th 2012, 12:04 PM 421 Views 2 Comments

1997 Tour winner Jan Ullrich has been found guilty of blood doping by the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

# banned - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Game over: Bradley Davies banned for the rest of the Six Nations
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Game over: Bradley Davies banned for the rest of the Six Nations

Feb 8th 2012, 2:17 PM 3,785 Views 11 Comments

The Welsh lock has been hit with a seven-week ban for his “tip tackle” on Ireland’s Donnacha Ryan.

Derrytresk banned from Championship for 5 years
# GAA Violence
From The42
# GAA Violence

Derrytresk banned from Championship for 5 years

Feb 8th 2012, 12:35 PM 5,304 Views 39 Comments

The Tyrone club have been hit with hefty sanctions for their role in last month’s violence in Portlaoise, but they will be allowed to play in Sunday’s All-Ireland Junior football final.

# banned - Monday 6 February, 2012

Stripped: Two-year ban as Contador loses Tour de France title for doping
# Banned
From The42
# Banned

Stripped: Two-year ban as Contador loses Tour de France title for doping

Feb 6th 2012, 11:35 AM 2,224 Views 12 Comments

Court of Arbitration for Sport upheld appeals, which challenged a Spanish cycling tribunal’s decision to exonerate Contador.