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  1. M

    Austria’s ‘burqa ban’ proves a spectacular failure, branded ‘total crap’

    Austria’s ‘burqa ban’ proves a spectacular failure, branded ‘total crap’
  2. Ivan Leon

    'Great day for clean air' German court rules that cities can ban diesel cars

    Handing environmentalists a landmark victory, a German court ruled that cities can ban diesel cars and trucks to combat air pollution, a decision with far-reaching and costly implications in the country where the diesel engine was invented in the 1890s. The ruling by the Federal...
  3. NeonNinja

    Russia court outlaws 'extremist' Jehovah's Witnesses

    Russia's Supreme Court has accepted the government's request to designate Jehovah's Witnesses as an outlawed religious group, deeming it to be an extremist organisation. The justice ministry argued that the group had distributed pamphlets which incited hatred against other groups. Lawyers...
  4. Ivan Leon

    Switzerland Bans Dirty Diesel Volkswagens

    http://jalopnik.com/switzerland-joins-america-suspending-sales-of-dirty-die-1733091516
  5. LazyLion

    Assault Weapons Ban Shrivels in US Senate

    US lawmakers dropped an effort to include a ban on assault weapons in a broader gun control package Tuesday, conceding the difficulties of passing such legislation through Congress. The move by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid does not kill the proposal outright, but cleaving it off from...
  6. BLIXEMPIE

    New Law In the US Bans Loud TV Commercials

    http://screenrant.com/loud-tv-commercials-banned-fcc/ Ever watched a show on TV and as soon as it goes into commercials you have to turn the volume down because the commercial's volume is louder than the show? Well, now in the US advertisements must have exactly the same volume as the...
  7. J

    Twitter agrees to removal of anti-Semitic posts

    Twitter to remove anti-Semitic posts Anti-Semitic posts on Twitter will be removed, as the company has agreed with French law after an influx of messages appeared on the site
  8. M

    Galaxy Tab 10.1 ban gets lifted

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  9. J

    YouTube may be blocked in Russia

    YouTube under threat in Russia Due to an infamous anti-Islamic video, YouTube could be blocked across Russian until the video is removed
  10. S

    Stop shark cage diving in SA

    At the moment shark cage diving is a huge adrenaline pumping activity in the Cape province waters and is even endorsed by the Gansbaai Tourism bureau [1]. Last year alone saw 8 recorded attacks in South African coastline waters, with the recent deaths this year, of 20 year-old David...
  11. QuintonB

    Samsung loses halted Galaxy Nexus sales appeal

    Samsung Galaxy Nexus sales still halted A U.S. judge has rejected a request by Samsung Electronics Co. to lift a pre-trial injunction against sales of its Galaxy Nexus phone
  12. QuintonB

    Samsung Galaxy tab still banned in the USA

    Samsung Galaxy tab still banned A U.S. judge has rejected a request by Samsung Electronics to lift a ban on U.S. sales of its Galaxy Tab 10.1
  13. jes

    Russia denies plans to ban 'security risk' Gmail and Skype

    Russia denies plans to ban 'security risk' Gmail and Skype The Russian security service denied Saturday it had plans to ban Skype and Gmail after one of its top officials said such services posed a serious security risk.
  14. jes

    UAE and BlackBerry resolve ban dispute

    UAE and BlackBerry resolve ban dispute The United Arab Emirates on Friday backed off a threat to cut key BlackBerry services, just days before a ban was set to take effect that could have harmed the country's business-friendly reputation.
  15. jes

    Singapore bans 100 objectionable websites

    Singapore bans 100 objectionable websites Singapore on Wednesday said it would retain a ban on 100 websites deemed objectionable, resisting calls by a government-appointed panel to liberalize crucial parts of its censorship rules.
  16. R

    Online gambling banned in South Africa - Court rules

    Fine of R10 million or ten years in jail for online casinos, individuals, including internet service providers and banks who process payments for online gamblers and individuals who gamble online http://www.businessday.co.za/Articles/Content.aspx?id=118970 UPDATE Piggs Peak responded to...
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