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# travel ban

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Man granted bail after being charged with €180k worth of drugs
He was charged with unlawfully possessing cocaine, cannabis, MDMA and ketamine.
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Thousands of UK tourists set off for France to beat travel ban
Ferry operators and airlines have also experienced a surge in demand due to the ban
Klopp won't allow Liverpool players travel for international duty if they face 'red list' quarantine
Arrivals from red-list travel-ban countries, including Brazil and Portugal, are currently subject to 10 days’ hotel confinement.
Germany to ban passengers from Ireland and other countries affected by Covid-19 variants from tomorrow
The ban is set to last until 17 February.
Covid-19: UK bans passengers from South America amid concerns over new Brazilian variant
The ban also covers Panama, Portugal and Cape Verde.
Stena Line fast tracks direct ferry service from Ireland to France amid UK travel ban
Hauliers are being told not to leave Ireland unless they have a confirmed booking to travel directly to continental Europe.
Northern Ireland Executive agrees to limit Christmas bubbles to one day
The relaxation of Covid rules to allow three households to gather together will now be limited to Christmas Day.
France blocks lorry freight from UK as part of travel ban
“Brexit stockpiling is one thing, the Christmas rush is another thing, but the absolute hammer blow now is to close the borders for 48 hours,” the Road Haulage Association said tonight.
US adds Ireland and UK to Europe-wide travel ban, comes into effect midnight Monday
The ban was originally put in place for 30 days for the 26 Schengen area countries in Europe.
Italian prime minister extends lockdown to entire country in bid to tackle Covid-19 outbreak
Italy has seen the worst outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus in Europe to date.
Trump considers Italy and South Korea travel bans as Saudi Arabia bars entry to holy sites
The decision comes after the Middle East recorded at least 220 cases of Covid-19.
US Supreme Court upholds Trump's controversial travel ban
The court ruled five-four that the most recent version of the ban was valid.
Republican Congressman linked to Trump's travel ban to be honoured at Irish-American event
Leo Varadkar said he is comfortable with tonight’s event, stating he doesn’t have to agree 100% with everyone’s views.
Trump's travel ban gets the green light despite legal challenges
The court ruled that the policy can take full effect even as legal challenges against it make their way through the courts.
The third Trump travel ban has been blocked
The Trump administration is going round in circles in trying to implement the controversial ban.
Trump's travel ban: North Korea and Venezuela on updated list of restricted countries
Sudan has been removed from the list.
Hawaii judge extends list of family relationships allowed for entry under Muslim travel ban
“Common sense, for instance, dictates that close family members be defined to include grandparents,” he wrote.
Afghan girls to attend US robotics event after Donald Trump allows visa u-turn
The six girls from Herat, Afghanistan, were reportedly blocked from attending the robotics competition.
White House says travel ban will prevent 'acts of bloodshed and violence'
The 90-day ban on visitors from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen, and a 120-day ban on refugees has come into force.
Trump's travel ban comes into effect today: what impact will it have?
After months of legal wrangling, a stripped-down version of Trump’s travel ban is to come into effect.
Chaos and outrage: The twists and turns of Trump's travel ban
Yesterday, the Supreme Court partially reinstated the ban.
Part of Trump's travel ban gets the green light
The move is a victory for Trump in the biggest legal controversy of his presidency to date.
Once again, Donald Trump's travel ban has been rejected by the courts
The ban has been rejected twice before – once in January and again in March.
It ain't over yet - Trump has taken his travel ban all the way to the US Supreme Court
It’s unlikely however that the court will hear Trump’s case during its current term.
Another appeals court begins review of Trump's travel ban
Questions have been asked whether the law is a ban on Muslims – which Trump promised during his election campaign.
Trump's travel ban will face a key test today
His administration has tried to bar travellers from six Muslim-majority countries entering the US.
'He'd still win if the election were today' - 100 days in, Dublin, California, adjusts to Trump's 'new normal' revisited our capital’s namesake, population 50,000, in mid-west California.
Another blow for Trump's new travel ban as court blocks it indefinitely
The US Justice Department will appeal for the travel ban from six predominantly-Muslim countries.
'Just getting on with it': Laptop ban comes into force at Middle-East airports
Air carriers were offering a laptop stowage service as the ban comes into effect.
Now Canada's considering a ban on large devices on Middle Eastern flights
Earlier today, the UK government confirmed the new measure, while US reports hinted at a similar ban.
Judge blocks Donald Trump's new travel ban hours before it comes into effect
The Hawaii federal judge has put a hold on the ban nationwide.
Foreign tourists are being put off US travel - but is it down to Trump?
The tourism industry felt a jolt after Trump’s first travel ban was put in place.
Muhammad Ali's son stopped at US airport due to Trump's travel ban
This was the second time he was detained.
US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban
Judge James Robart said a complaint over the revised ban needed to be filed before he could rule.
Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges
Hawaii filed the first suit on Tuesday.
Taoiseach says he will raise the new travel ban with Trump when he visits the White House
Trump’s revised travel ban will come into effect on 16 March, the same day Kenny is scheduled to meet Trump in the White House.
Enda Kenny will meet Donald Trump on the day the new travel ban comes in
The ban comes into effect the day before St. Patrick’s Day.
Donald Trump has brought in a new travel ban targeting people from six countries
The new ban applies to six of the seven countries which were included in the initial travel ban.
Trump gives up on travel ban as he withdraws court appeal
The US President has promised to introduce an alternate measure in the coming weeks.
Trump considering signing new executive order as travel ban held up in the courts
The US president also praised Japanese leader Shinzo Abe’s “strong hands” as the pair met.