# banned - Wednesday 22 February, 2017
A goalkeeper turned his back on a penalty as part of the protest.
# banned - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
Dawn Harper-Nelson, the 2008 Olympic hurdles champion, is serving a three-month ban.
# banned - Monday 6 February, 2017
The 24-year-old tested positive for a banned substance during November’s tour of the northern hemisphere.
# banned - Tuesday 31 January, 2017
The ban has been described as “mean-spirited” by the UN.
# banned - Tuesday 17 January, 2017
Jarrod Mullen has played 211 matches for Newcastle since making his debut 12 years ago.
# banned - Thursday 12 January, 2017
Nickelodeon has been banned from building an underwater theme park.
# banned - Thursday 5 January, 2017
Gregory will miss the Cowboys’ playoff run due to multiple violations of the NFL’s substance-abuse policy.
# banned - Wednesday 4 January, 2017
The 10-day-old baby died after being given the supplement just before Christmas.
# banned - Monday 2 January, 2017
The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions said there have been no prosecutions despite the law being in effect for four years.
# banned - Friday 16 December, 2016
Italian Rugby Federation hand down heaviest punishment in 20 years to Bruno Doglioli.
# banned - Tuesday 6 December, 2016
She underlined her support for a proposal by her interior minister to outlaw the full-face burqa Islamic veil in public places.
Four major cities announced recently they would be bringing in bans in the next decade.
# banned - Friday 18 November, 2016
Finland international Roman Eremenko has been handed a lengthy suspension by UEFA after failing a doping test.
# banned - Wednesday 21 September, 2016
The 29-year-old is suspended until December for biting Alex Waller.
# banned - Thursday 8 September, 2016
The 32-year-old has to serve 20 hours of community service and will not receive a monthly salary for the duration of the suspension.
# banned - Sunday 24 July, 2016
Earlier this year, the ISPCA launched a nationwide campaign calling for the use of performing animals to be halted.
# banned - Wednesday 20 July, 2016
Milo Yiannopoulos was told his account is being permanently suspended due to repeated violations of the Twitter rules.
# banned - Sunday 26 June, 2016
The fullback was fortunate not to be issued a red card in the first half of yesterday’s Test.
# banned - Tuesday 21 June, 2016
Ireland is one of only three countries that allows hare coursing. Independent TD Maureen O’Sullivan wants it to end.
# banned - Monday 13 June, 2016
The powerful Munster man will miss the second Test of Ireland’s tour in South Africa, but will be back for the encounter in Port Elizabeth.
# banned - Tuesday 5 April, 2016
Pocock pleaded guilty to grasping Michael Leitch’s neck.
# banned - Tuesday 22 March, 2016
# banned - Saturday 12 March, 2016
It includes graphic descriptions of a child being raped.
# banned - Wednesday 2 March, 2016
The prop will be unavailable for the game in Dublin on 12 March.
# banned - Friday 22 January, 2016
A complaint came from the father of a pupil.
# banned - Wednesday 6 January, 2016
The Ireland international accepted he committed an act of foul play.
# banned - Wednesday 30 December, 2015
Microbeads don’t get filtered out by wastewater treatment plants. Instead, they get discharged directly into rivers, lakes, and the ocean.
# banned - Friday 11 December, 2015
Slapping has been effectively banned after new legislation was signed into law.
# banned - Wednesday 25 November, 2015
The former Wales captain was given a reduced suspension due to his ‘clean disciplinary record.’
# banned - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
The Wasps fly-half has been handed a three-week ban.
# banned - Wednesday 21 October, 2015
A new poll finds most people do not favour an all-out ban on parents smacking their children.
# banned - Tuesday 13 October, 2015
The Tullow Tank will be hoping to fight for his place again if Ireland reach the semi-final.
# banned - Tuesday 15 September, 2015
It’s the London club’s worst start to a top-flight season in 29 years.
# banned - Thursday 3 September, 2015
Vincent’s star must decide whether to continue his appeal before Saturday’s clash with Mayo.
# banned - Friday 14 August, 2015
Eamonn Fitzmaurice has sympathy for the Tyrone footballer.
# banned - Thursday 13 August, 2015
The former US army soldier is serving a 35-year military prison sentence.
Families in emergency accommodation were issued with strict rules restricting their access to hotel facilities.
# banned - Saturday 1 August, 2015
Almost two hundred children have been injured by toys guns.
# banned - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
The 66-year-old actor has described Russia as a “great democracy”.