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FIFA ends Kuwait's suspension for political meddling

FIFA ends Kuwait's suspension for political meddling

On Sunday, the Kuwaiti parliament passed a new law in line with FIFA's requirements and on Tuesday, Kuwaiti clubs elected the head of a new football federation.

Dec 06, 2017, 23:14 PM IST
Russia to ban American journalists from covering parliament

Russia to ban American journalists from covering parliament

Russia`s decision to pass a measure that would ban American journalists from covering the Duma, the lower chamber of its Parliament, comes as a major blow to media freedom.

Dec 02, 2017, 08:18 AM IST
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli gets one-year ban for ticket touting

Juventus president Andrea Agnelli gets one-year ban for ticket touting

Federation prosecutor Giuseppe Pecoraro had requested a two-and-a half-year ban and a 50,000 euro fine for Agnelli. Pecoraro also requested that Juventus be ordered to play two home matches behind closed doors and another game with the southern end of the stadium where 'ultra' fans sit shut, and to pay a 300,000 euro fine.

Sep 26, 2017, 10:32 AM IST
Philippines bans compulsory high heels in workplace

Philippines bans compulsory high heels in workplace

The labour department order took effect on Sunday as the government took up the cudgels for long-suffering shopping mall clerks, hotel receptionists and flight attendants.

Sep 25, 2017, 13:46 PM IST

Hanergy tycoon gets 8-year ban in Hong Kong

The tycoon stepped down as chairman of Hong Kong-listed Hanergy Thin Film in May 2016, almost a year after the firm`s shares plunged 47 per cent in less than half an hour wiping $19 billion off its market capitalisation.

Sep 05, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
White House to issue guidance on transgender military ban

White House to issue guidance on transgender military ban

The guidance also instructs the Pentagon to stop paying for transgender troops` medical treatment, informed officials told the Journal.

Aug 24, 2017, 13:05 PM IST
Australia's Hanson wears burqa to Parliament in bid to ban them

Australia's Hanson wears burqa to Parliament in bid to ban them

Hanson sat in her seat in the assembly for about 20 minutes covered by the black burqa before removing it to call for them to be banned in public for national security reasons.

 

Aug 17, 2017, 15:26 PM IST
Beef ban: Supreme Court to hear Maharashtra Government's appeal challenging Bombay High Court order

Beef ban: Supreme Court to hear Maharashtra Government's appeal challenging Bombay High Court order

Slaughtering of cows and sale of cow meat in Maharashtra has been banned and made illegal since 1976, but as per the new law the ban has extended to calves, bulls and bullocks.

 

Aug 11, 2017, 09:19 AM IST

North Korea says door remains `open` for US tourists

Tour companies say some 5,000 Western tourists visit the North each year, with US citizens making up about 20 per cent of the market.

 

Aug 04, 2017, 12:28 PM IST
US issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea

US issues ban on tourist travel to North Korea

Strict warnings against travel to the North were already in place before the ban was first announced last month following the death of American student Otto Warmbier.

Aug 03, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Shot putter Manpreet Kaur tests positive for second time, banned from next month’s World Championships

Shot putter Manpreet Kaur tests positive for second time, banned from next month’s World Championships

This shocker has come just three months after Manpreet bagging a gold medal at the Asian Grand Prix China which even propelled her to the numero uno position in the world rankings.

Jul 20, 2017, 14:15 PM IST

Supreme Court to hear plea against ban on sale of animals for slaughter

The Supreme Court will hear on June 15 a plea challenging the government notification prohibiting the sale of animals at animal markets for slaughter on the grounds that it violated the right to free trade.

Jun 07, 2017, 12:00 PM IST

Two Bihar policemen held under prohibition law

Two office-bearers of the Bihar Police Men's Association (BPMA) have been arrested for violating theban on liquor in the state, police said on Thursday.

May 04, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Meat sellers in UP on indefinite strike after govt's actions against illegal slaughterhouse

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Mar 27, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

UP: Meat sellers go on strike against ban on slaughterhouses

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Mar 27, 2017, 11:52 AM IST

Donald Trump lashes out at US judge who blocked his immigration ban

Big shock to Trump's decision over ban on Islamic countries. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Feb 06, 2017, 12:14 PM IST

Jallikattu ban: Thousands protest across Tamil Nadu in support of bull-taming sport

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Jan 19, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition filed by advocate Harvinder Choudhry seeking a ban on jokes against the Sikh community.

Jan 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

Will Supreme Court ban jokes against Sikh community? Hearing to take place today

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition filed by advocate Harvinder Choudhry seeking a ban on jokes against the Sikh community.

Jan 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST

Nepal lifts ban on sending workers to Afghanistan

Nepal has lifted a four-month ban on sending Nepalese workers to Afghanistan which was imposed after the country's security guards were killed in a Taliban attack, a government official said.

Oct 17, 2016, 09:39 AM IST