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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014

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# banned - Thursday 23 October, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 pesky office annoyances that should definitely be banned Breaking The Law

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.

# banned - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge We didn’t mean to objectify women, say Newbridge Silverware on banned ad Banned

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.

# banned - Saturday 30 August, 2014

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.

# banned - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Miley Cyrus has been banned from the Dominican Republic on ‘morality grounds’ Can Stop

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

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

# banned - Friday 1 August, 2014

From The Score ‘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.

# banned - Saturday 26 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge New York bar causes uproar with ‘no Irish drunks’ sign Payback

New York bar causes uproar with ‘no Irish drunks’ sign

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

# banned - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

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.

# banned - Thursday 26 June, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge North Korea calls James Franco and Seth Rogen’s new film an “act of war” Kim Jong-un

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.

# banned - Friday 20 June, 2014

Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf

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

# banned - Monday 16 June, 2014

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.

# banned - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s the David McSavage sketch he says RTÉ refused to show Nun Too Pleased

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

It involves nuns and the President.

# banned - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Friday 16 May, 2014

The 9 at 9: Friday

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

# banned - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Rihanna’s Instagram has gone missing after she posted nude photos Rude Girl

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

The people are not happy. Not happy AT ALL.

# banned - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From Business ETC 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?

# banned - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

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.

# banned - Monday 28 April, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Thursday 10 April, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

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.

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.

# banned - Thursday 20 March, 2014

From The Score 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 The Score 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.

# banned - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Katie Hopkins unwittingly signed an order banning her from public speaking* Banned

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

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

# banned - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Rubbish penis joke gets man banned for life from UK hotel Tough Crowd

Rubbish penis joke gets man banned for life from UK hotel

Not so funny NOW, is it Jason?

# banned - Thursday 6 February, 2014

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.

# banned - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Meet the festival that celebrates the films Ireland banned

Yep, it even includes Gone With the Wind.

# banned - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s the Scarlett Johansson advert that got banned by the Super Bowl Sodastream

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

But not for the reason you’d expect.

# banned - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Ban on Pirate Bay lifted by Dutch court

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

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website

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

# banned - Thursday 23 January, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

From The Score 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.

# banned - Sunday 22 December, 2013

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.

# banned - Thursday 19 December, 2013

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.

# banned - Monday 9 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge This Australian condom ad was banned for being too raunchy Banned

This Australian condom ad was banned for being too raunchy

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

# banned - Friday 6 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge Twerking banned in US school after student sets off fire alarm Twerk It Out

Twerking banned in US school after student sets off fire alarm

It was only a matter of time, really.

# banned - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

From The Score 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.

# banned - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From The Score 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.”

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