Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Ban lifted

All time
Australia lifts international travel ban for citizens
Australia closed its borders on 20 March last year.
Twitter ban lifted in Turkey
People in Turkey will be able to access Twitter again in the next few hours.
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.