10 Strange Things That Are Banned Around The World



There are a lot of things that many people get to enjoy on a daily basis that you may take for granted. Some of these things include choosing what to wear, what to eat or even something simple as naming your newborn baby. Around the world, many things that may seem common to you are banned in other countries. Some of these bans are kind of absurd and shocking. Let’s take a look at some of the strangest things banned across the world.

Naming Your Child

Denmark’s government gives new parents a list of approved baby names, before they get to name their child. If the name the parents choose isn’t on the list they have to seek approval from the church before the government can approve it.

Hair Gel

The Iranian Government placed a ban on all types of hair gel. The government stated that hair gel is too much of a Western Culture hairstyle.