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From The42 Three Irish jockeys handed two-year bans for cocaine use Banned

Three Irish jockeys handed two-year bans for cocaine use

Ger Fox, Danny Benson and Roger Quinlan tested positive for a banned substance at Galway last month.

From TheJournal.ie Turkey bans all LGBTI events across Ankara province Banned

Turkey bans all LGBTI events across Ankara province

Homosexuality has been legal since the creation of the modern Turkish republic in 1923.

From TheJournal.ie Pope Francis orders ban on sale of cigarettes in the Vatican Banned

Pope Francis orders ban on sale of cigarettes in the Vatican

The move will see the Vatican give up an estimated €10 million a year in profits.

From TheJournal.ie Disney bans Los Angeles Times from press screenings after critical story Banned

Disney bans Los Angeles Times from press screenings after critical story

Disney said that LA Times showed “a complete disregard for basic journalistic standards”.

From TheJournal.ie 'We cannot tolerate this': Outcry after Afghanistan bans WhatsApp Censorship

'We cannot tolerate this': Outcry after Afghanistan bans WhatsApp

Afghan authorities said that it was just “testing new technologies” when explaining the reasons for the ban.

From The42 2015 world snooker champion handed six-month ban for breaking gambling rules Betting

2015 world snooker champion handed six-month ban for breaking gambling rules

The WPBSA estimate that Stuart Bingham placed bets worth £35,771.

From TheJournal.ie France plans instant fines for cat-calling women Banned

France plans instant fines for cat-calling women

The new law will see men fined on the spot for lecherous and aggressive behaviour.

From TheJournal.ie Minister calls for ban on sulky racing on public roads Banned

Minister calls for ban on sulky racing on public roads

Communications Minister Denis Naughten also wants a ban on animals being used in circuses.

From The42 'It actually made me feel sick and it makes me feel sick now': Dan Carter on drink drive error Banned

'It actually made me feel sick and it makes me feel sick now': Dan Carter on drink drive error

Carter was banned from driving for five months after police caught him intoxicated behind the wheel in Paris last February.

From TheJournal.ie In the 21 years since Playboy hit Irish shelves, the mag has featured Rosanna Davison and Danny Healy-Rae Separate Appearances

In the 21 years since Playboy hit Irish shelves, the mag has featured Rosanna Davison and Danny Healy-Rae

Playboy magazine lost its founder this week with the death of Hugh Hefner.

From TheJournal.ie 'Toxic ideologies': UK bans two more far-right extremist groups Scottish Dawn

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

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

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

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

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

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

Liverpool appeal of Mane three-game suspension rejected by FA

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

From TheJournal.ie Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site Drones

Drones banned from flying over Trevor Deely search site

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

10 words Irish people should be prohibited from saying

It’s arse, not ass.

From TheJournal.ie US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks Banned

US to ban travel to North Korea in the coming weeks

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Police fire rubber bullets at crowd to stop Istanbul Pride parade On The March

Police fire rubber bullets at crowd to stop Istanbul Pride parade

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Philippine authorities ban hanging rosary beads off car dashboards Distraction

Philippine authorities ban hanging rosary beads off car dashboards

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

From TheJournal.ie There are hundreds of piracy-enabling gadgets for sale on Facebook, despite a ban Kodi

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Everton bans The Sun from its stadium following controversial Kelvin MacKenzie column Goodison Park

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Driver's personal licence plate banned because it would 'offend women' Canada

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

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

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

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

The Ghanaian official has been found guilty of match fixing.

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

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

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

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie 14 Australian football fans banned after displaying 'offensive' banner depicting oral sex Sydney

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

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.

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

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

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

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

All Blacks lock Tuipulotu suspended after failed drugs test

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

From TheJournal.ie 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)

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

From The42 NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids Banned

NRL star suspended after testing positive for steroids

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

From TheJournal.ie Philippine minister says Dora can't explore a protected UNESCO site Banned

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

Nickelodeon has been banned from building an underwater theme park.

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

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

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