BBCDominican RepublicIt seems that her twerking has offended the government in the Dominican Republic because Miley Cyrus has been banned from performing in the capital. She was scheduled to perform in Santo Domingo on 13 September. Authorities say they have stopped the gig because she “undertakes acts that go against morals and customs, which are punishable by Dominican law”. Tickets ranging in price from $27 (£16) to $370 (£223) have been on sale since July.

This news was published in The Nation newspaper. Read complete newspaper of 23-Aug-2014 here.