“banned” in the news

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Monday, March 18, 2019

New Zealand's Police Association has called for semi-automatic weapons to be banned, Radio New Zealand reported.

Saturday, March 16, 2019

South Korea’s government said Friday that all Boeing 737 Max 8 aircrafts will be banned from passing the country’s airspace for safety issues until June 15, in the wake of a recent plane crash in Ethiopia which killed all passengers on board.

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Who has banned Boeing 737 Max 8s so far?
Boeing issued a statement saying they would recommend the temporary global suspension of the entire 737 Max fleet. Fifty countries have now grounded or banned the planes inside their airspace.
It was a turnabout from the administration's earlier position, which deemed the planes safe to fly even as dozens of other nations banned them after they were involved in two fatal disasters.

Friday, March 8, 2019

A Turkish third division player is banned for life for attacking opponents during a league match.

Monday, March 4, 2019

Their organisation was banned by Russia’s Supreme Court in 2017 as extremist and dozens of Jehovah’s Witnesses have since been detained across the country.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Motorbikes are banned in the town center, so visitors can stroll calmly through streets lined by yellow houses with old red-tiled roofs or take a cycling tour outside the town into the countryside with paddy fields and temples.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Following Wednesday's outbreak, the prefectural government banned about 60 farms within a 10-kilometer radius from moving and shipping pigs.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

Beijing has banned the transport of live pigs from regions infected with the disease, fuelling a steep drop in prices in major production areas in the north that usually sell pigs to other regions.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

China's Science and Technology Department says his research, if true, is banned in China and deserves severe punishment.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

The deal banned ground-launched medium-range missiles, with a range of between 500 and 5,500km (310-3,400 miles).