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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.

From TheJournal.ie EU proposes ban on cloning farm animals and selling clone meat Ban

EU proposes ban on cloning farm animals and selling clone meat

A ban on all imports into the EU of cloned animals was also proposed.

This Australian condom ad was banned for being too raunchy

Watch it here – heads up, it’s quite unsafe for work.

Twerking banned in US school after student sets off fire alarm

It was only a matter of time, really.

From The42 Fan gets season-long ban for throwing beer on player Banned

Fan gets season-long ban for throwing beer on player

A Gloucester fan won’t be able to watch his team again after emptying his drink on Wasps’ Elliot Daly.

From The42 15 'c-bombs' in FA disciplinary report on Paul Ince ban Banned

15 'c-bombs' in FA disciplinary report on Paul Ince ban

Ince handed five-match ban after telling fourth official, “I’ll knock you f**king out you c**t.”

From TheJournal.ie French court upholds ban on fracking Banned

French court upholds ban on fracking

France banned the practice in 2011 over the objections of the oil industry.

From The42 Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban Banned

Stephen Lee claims to be 'totally innocent' after match fixing ban

The former world number five says he has “done nothing wrong”.

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

Stephen Lee banned for 12 years for snooker match-fixing

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

This is the condom ad banned in Pakistan for being "too racy" Advertising This post contains videos

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

Strawberry flavoured is a no-no.

From TheJournal.ie Joan Burton says 23 companies have been banned from JobBridge Internships

Joan Burton says 23 companies have been banned from JobBridge

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

From TheJournal.ie Column: What Irish companies need to know about cyberbullies in the workplace Opinion

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

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.

From TheJournal.ie City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway Off Yer Bike

City Councillors vote to ban rickshaws from streets of Galway

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.

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

Tevez arrested for driving while disqualified - reports

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

From TheJournal.ie Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights United States

Pocket knives to be allowed on US flights

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

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

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

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.

From The42 Eden Hazard's ban for kicking the Swansea ball boy won't be increased Ballboy-gate
From The42 Time on his hands: Banned Dettori enters Celebrity Big Brother house Racing

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

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

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

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

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

From The42 'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension Banned This post contains videos

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension

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

From TheJournal.ie Video: ‘Jacob Zuma’ fish and chips ad banned by South African broadcaster South Africa This post contains videos

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

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…

From TheJournal.ie Russia briefly bans YouTube 'by mistake' Oops

Russia briefly bans YouTube 'by mistake'

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