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From The42 Donncha O'Callaghan will miss Clermont games for 'reckless' incident with Stuart Olding Banned

Donncha O'Callaghan will miss Clermont games for 'reckless' incident with Stuart Olding

O’Callaghan had been cited for an alleged kick.

From The42 Pair banned for homophobic abuse of referee Owens Punishment

Pair banned for homophobic abuse of referee Owens

The matter first came to light when a spectator wrote a letter to British newspaper The Guardian.

From TheJournal.ie In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites Banned

In a first for Ireland, UPC is to ban access to child sex abuse websites

Users who access child abuse material either mistakenly or deliberately will have their internet access restricted.

From TheJournal.ie The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned Demeaning

The Sun's 'win a date with a Page 3 girl' ad banned

The ad was described as “demeaning to women”.

From The42 Clermont flanker Bardy banned for Munster trip after knee on Vunipola Cited This post contains videos

Clermont flanker Bardy banned for Munster trip after knee on Vunipola

The replacement clashed with the Saracens number eight twice during their defeat in England.

7 pesky office annoyances that should definitely be banned

Germany is considering banning work emails after 6pm. We can think of a lot more things that should go.

We didn't mean to objectify women, say Newbridge Silverware on banned ad

The ad for a new jewellery range was deemed too sexy by the Advertising Standards Authority.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?

UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.

Miley Cyrus has been banned from the Dominican Republic on 'morality grounds'

She’s not coming in like a wrecking ball, sorry.

From The42 'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl Ugly Scenes

'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl

Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.

New York bar causes uproar with 'no Irish drunks' sign

The bar’s owner was forced to change it to something a bit… lighter.

From TheJournal.ie US and European airlines suspend flights from flying in or out of Israel No-Fly Zone

US and European airlines suspend flights from flying in or out of Israel

The ban is in response to a rocket strike which landed approximately one mile from the international airport, said the FAA.

From The42 Read the full FIFA statement on Luis Suárez's four-month ban Kick In The Teeth

Read the full FIFA statement on Luis Suárez's four-month ban

The Uruguay forward has been punished for the incident involving Giorgio Chiellini.

North Korea calls James Franco and Seth Rogen's new film an "act of war"

The film concerns an assassination bid on Kim Jong-Un. Yeah.

From TheJournal.ie Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf Banned

Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf

The book by Adolf Hitler is banned in the Netherlands for promoting hatred and discrimination.

From TheJournal.ie Britain bans 'hidden practice' of forced marriage Banned

Britain bans 'hidden practice' of forced marriage

The law applies not only within Britain but also makes it a criminal offence to force a British national into a marriage abroad.

Here's the David McSavage sketch he says RTÉ refused to show

It involves nuns and the President.

From The42 Sharks' forward banned for three weeks after Super Rugby face stamp Suspended

Sharks' forward banned for three weeks after Super Rugby face stamp

Jean Deysel had his suspension reduced due to a good record, ‘genuine remorse’ and an apology to his opponent.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday The 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your Friday.

Rihanna's Instagram has gone missing after she posted nude photos

The people are not happy. Not happy AT ALL.

From TheJournal.ie BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously So Long

BAN THE BANKS: There's a wild theory going around that some people are starting to take seriously

What do you think? Does it sound brilliant or crazy – or both?

From TheJournal.ie More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York VAPE NO MORE

More bad news for E-Cigs: They've been banned in public places in New York

‘Vaping’ is no longer allowed in restaurants, bars, parks, beaches and other public places.

From The42 Villarreal have found the fan that threw a banana at Dani Alves and banned him for life Banned This post contains videos

Villarreal have found the fan that threw a banana at Dani Alves and banned him for life

Villarreal “deeply regret and condemn” the racist incident in El Madrigal last night.

From The42 Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair' Drugs In Sport

Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair'

The Jamaican sprint star tested positive for oxilophrine last year.

From The42 FIFA orders transfer ban on Barcelona for next two windows Banned

FIFA orders transfer ban on Barcelona for next two windows

The sanctions are for a “serious” breach of rules in the signing of 10 under-age players.

From TheJournal.ie US Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can't own guns Overruled

US Supreme Court: Domestic abusers can't own guns

America’s top court has upheld a ruling barring anyone convicted of even a minor domestic violence charge from owning a firearm.

From TheJournal.ie Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces? Banned

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces?

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter said there are no plans to review the rule.

From The42 No jogging with friends in Burundi as you might be organising an 'uprising' Jog On

No jogging with friends in Burundi as you might be organising an 'uprising'

Staying fit can be a lonely trek in East Africa.

From The42 George Boyd denied spitting at Joe Hart - but the FA has banned him anyway Banned

George Boyd denied spitting at Joe Hart - but the FA has banned him anyway

Boyd’s spitting charge was upheld at an independent hearing today.

Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking*

*It’s not official. But it made us laugh anyway.

Rubbish penis joke gets man banned for life from UK hotel

Not so funny NOW, is it Jason?

From TheJournal.ie This is why a woman was banned from keeping dogs for 2 years Animal Cruelty

This is why a woman was banned from keeping dogs for 2 years

An ISPCA inspector and gardaí found two emaciated boxer dogs at the woman’s house a year ago.

From TheJournal.ie Meet the festival that celebrates the films Ireland banned Censored

Meet the festival that celebrates the films Ireland banned

Yep, it even includes Gone With the Wind.

Here's the Scarlett Johansson advert that got banned by the Super Bowl

But not for the reason you’d expect.

From TheJournal.ie Ban on Pirate Bay lifted by Dutch court Computer Says No

Ban on Pirate Bay lifted by Dutch court

Access to Pirate Bay is still blocked to the majority of Irish internet users.

From TheJournal.ie Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website He's Not The Messiah

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website

The play was banned by councillors in Newtownabbey last week for being ‘disrespectful to Christians’.

From The42 12-week ban for McCarthy stamp rules Ian Evans out of Six Nations Banned

12-week ban for McCarthy stamp rules Ian Evans out of Six Nations

Welsh second row was sent off during Ospreys’ Heineken Cup defeat against Leinster.

From The42 Jason Whelan banned for eight weeks following DCU incident Banned

Jason Whelan banned for eight weeks following DCU incident

Dublin forward banned for “inflicting injury recklessly” during the O’Byrne Cup defeat.

From TheJournal.ie Topless rights protest attracts just four women... and over 100 photographers Brazil

Topless rights protest attracts just four women... and over 100 photographers

Under Brazil’s penal code, which dates back to the 1940s, female toplessness is an “obscene act,” punishable by three months to a year in prison, or fines. Even the law’s critics admit few are prosecuted.