Ban on Shark Fins

Brantford the First Canadian Jurisdiction to Ban Shark Fin Products

Brantford, a city in southwestern Ontario, became the first Canadian jurisdiction to ban shark fin products. Hawaii and Washington State have already passed legislation banning shark fin products. Shark fins are used More »

Stone Roses Singer Ian Brown Banned From Driving for Three Months

Ian Brown Banned

Ian Brown, aged 48, who is lead singer has been banned from driving after being caught due to over speeding on a motorway M6, where the limit was 40mph.  He was driving at the speed of at 93mph through roadworks. It is the third time  in four years that he has been caught breaking the speed limit. He was also fined £900 and ordered to pay costs of £1,015. Celebrity argued that a driving ban would caused his client insurmountable difficulties in going to band rehearsals.

Ian Brown Banned

Drug User Basketball Player Banned for 2 years

Banned Basketballer for Drugs
New Zealand basketballer has been banned after positive dope test. The basketballer Dan Ryan has received a two-year ban from the Sports Tribunal. He has violated anti doping involving D-Methamphetamine and D-Amphetamine. He said he took drugs for relaxation and stress relief, thinking it was a legal party pill.

Banned Basketballer for Drugs

All Over The World Banned Video Games

Banned Video Games

computer game that has been banned in Britain because it features “sustained and cumulative casual sadism” would probably not be allowed for sale in Australia, according to an expert.

1- Grand Theft Auto IV:
Banned in: United Arab Emirates

Banned Video Games

Speaker Bans Herald for 10 days Over a Photo Shoot in the Legislation Chamber

New Zealand Parliament banned herald

The New Zealand Herald has been banned from press gallery offices in parliament chamber for 10 days after a reporter of the newspaper broke the rules by taking a photo  from upper press galary in the chamber. The punishment is believed to be unprecedented and means none of the Herald’s six parliamentary reporters can use the office in the complex for 10 days.

New Zealand Parliament banned herald

Oscar Nominated Child Actress Hailee Steinfeld’s Miu Miu Irresponsible Fashion Ad Banned

Miu Miu Fashion Ad

Hailee Steinfeld’s latest ad for Miu Miu has been banned. Britain’s Advertising Standards Authority took issue with the ad campaign because they claimed the actress, which  was a child, was in a dangerous situation sitting on a railway track. The image of the 14-year-old star wiping away a tear while perched on a railway because it shows a child in an unsafe location.
Miu Miu  Fashion Ad