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#Divorce

From TheJournal.ie Column: Separation and divorce is hard for everyone – especially at Christmas Opinion

Column: Separation and divorce is hard for everyone – especially at Christmas

If you’re anxious about how Christmas is going to work out now that your family unit is changing, try to step back and prioritise, says Bernadette Ryan.

From TheJournal.ie Could pre-nups help Ireland's young farmers? Marriage

Could pre-nups help Ireland's young farmers?

With divorce came the fear that farms could be could be broken up, along with a marriage.

From TheJournal.ie Charles Saatchi 'has no proof' Nigella Lawson took drugs Court Case

Charles Saatchi 'has no proof' Nigella Lawson took drugs

Charles Saatchi appeared in court today to give evidence in the trial of sisters Elisabetta and Francesca Grillo.

From TheJournal.ie 'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems Nigella Lawson

'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems

These claims emerged as a judge decided the trial of two sisters accused of fraud while working for the couple would go ahead.

From TheJournal.ie Aaron McKenna: Marriage is nothing more than a contract – bring on the prenups Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Marriage is nothing more than a contract – bring on the prenups

There should be no reason that society prevents people from entering into an agreement that allows them to protect their respective assets, writes Aaron McKenna.

From TheJournal.ie Laws recognising prenups to be considered by Government Prenup

Laws recognising prenups to be considered by Government

At present, prenuptial agreements are not binding in Irish law with settlements at the discretion of judges as part of divorce proceedings.

From TheJournal.ie The oldest brides and grooms can be found in south Dublin and Waterford Till Death Do Us Part

The oldest brides and grooms can be found in south Dublin and Waterford

The latest CSO statistics show that marriage and divorce rates have fallen, while bride and grooms are getting older.

Irish deals website offers 'DIY Divorce' for half price

Five already bought. Sad face.

From TheJournal.ie Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute Florida

Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute

Shellie Zimmerman has said she won’t press charges.

From TheJournal.ie Meet Putin's morality crusader: anti-gay and against cursing online Russia

Meet Putin's morality crusader: anti-gay and against cursing online

Yelena Mizulina also wants to impose a tax on divorce.

From TheJournal.ie Possibility of marital breakdown encouraging women into workforce Divorce

Possibility of marital breakdown encouraging women into workforce

A study by the ESRI showed an increased in women entering the workforce is linked to the legalisation of divorce.

From TheJournal.ie Putin and wife announce divorce after three decades of marriage Russia

Putin and wife announce divorce after three decades of marriage

Persistent rumours have swirled for years around Putin’s marriage and even alleged mistresses but until now there has been a total taboo over discussing his private life in mainstream Russian media.

From TheJournal.ie Column: Let's stop using the 'floodgates' argument when debating social change Opinion

Column: Let's stop using the 'floodgates' argument when debating social change

Divorce, contraception and abortion – all debates that have been been subject to the ‘slippery slope’ argument. But that’s precisely what clear legislation rules out, writes Nathan Wheeler.

From TheJournal.ie Column: The same-sex marriage debate shows ‘non-traditional’ families aren’t really accepted Opinion

Column: The same-sex marriage debate shows ‘non-traditional’ families aren’t really accepted

As a single parent family, I realise we’ve only been tolerated as opposed to accepted as a proper family unit and because of the absence of the traditional set up we are somehow ‘less than’, writes Carol Redmond, who says same-sex unions are being treated in the same way.

Woman divorces man because of his small penis

For some people size does matter.

From TheJournal.ie How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988 Quality Of Life

How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988

Ireland isn’t doing too badly, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit…

From TheJournal.ie Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony Ouch

Berlusconi must pay wife €3 million a month alimony

The former prime minister of Italy will have to pay his ex-wife €100,000 a day as part of a legal separation settlement.

From TheJournal.ie 1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives State Papers

1978: Ireland "laughing stock of progressive world" over divorce and contraceptives

As debates raged on divorce and separation, one Irish man wrote to the Taoiseach Jack Lynch from Australia to tell him what people thought of the country.

From TheJournal.ie Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas Domestic Abuse

Charity warns male victims of domestic abuse are vulnerable at Christmas

Amen has said fathers who have separated from their abusers are often denied access to their children over the holidays.

From TheJournal.ie Column: 8 ways to stay civil with your ex-partner Read Me

Column: 8 ways to stay civil with your ex-partner

It can be a tough time of year if you are newly separated, but it is important to put your children first, while also taking time for yourself, writes Sheila O’Malley.

Kim Kardashian's divorce is lasting WAY longer than her marriage

Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries were together for 72 days. Their divorce is going to go on a lot longer than that.

Couple divorce in row over Fifty Shades of Grey

The husband apparently refused to re-enact scenes from the book.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix... now with beheaded Halloween trickery Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with beheaded Halloween trickery

Here are the things we loved, learned and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison Divorce

Josef Fritzl divorces wife for failing to visit him in prison

Fritz had kept his daughter in a basement for 24 years and, through repeated rape, had fathered seven children with her. His ex-wife, Rosemarie, will no longer be able to access his pension.

Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce

The legendary singer is to divorce from his second wife, Kai Miller Morris.

From TheJournal.ie One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage' Ireland By Numbers

One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage'

The baby boom continues.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement

The couple will take account of their “respective beliefs” in bringing up their daughter Suri.

Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50

Tom Cruise was named the highest-paid actor in Hollywood today (which is also his 50th birthday). But then there’s the whole divorce thing…

From TheJournal.ie Rupert Murdoch calls Scientologists "creepy, maybe even evil" on Twitter Fightfightfight

Rupert Murdoch calls Scientologists "creepy, maybe even evil" on Twitter

Don’t hold back there, Rupes.

Photos: Katie Holmes files for sole custody in divorce from Tom Cruise Splitsville This post contains images

Photos: Katie Holmes files for sole custody in divorce from Tom Cruise

The 33-year-old unexpectedly announced yesterday that she has filed for divorce from Tom Cruise.

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to divorce Sail Away This post contains images

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes to divorce

The Hollywood power couple have been married for five years.

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics) BIG TIME This post contains images

Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)

From the Enniskillen bombing to the divorce referendum, from Theresa Lowe to Ray Houghton…. images of eighties Ireland.

Man divorces wife after she brings home 550 cats

Although the couple attempted to reconcile, the woman involved ultimately decided that she would prefer to say goodbye to her husband than her cats.

Indian court: Insisting on using a condom is not grounds for divorce

Nor is an ability to cook or fold clothes…

From TheJournal.ie Column: Exporting our troubles is an Irish speciality Opinion

Column: Exporting our troubles is an Irish speciality

Ireland’s solution has always been to send our problems abroad, writes Jillian Godsil – and we’re still doing it today.

From TheJournal.ie Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces Census 2011

Census reveals continued increase in number of divorces

Newly-released data shows number of divorced people in Ireland increased by more than 150 per cent between 2002 and 2011.

Are Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver getting back together?

The pair have been spotted wearing their wedding rings. They separated last year after it emerged Schwarzenegger had fathered a lovechild with the couple’s housekeeper.

Russell Brand and Katy Perry to divorce after 14 months

The couple married in October 2010, but cited “irreconciliable differences” in divorce papers filed today.

From The42 The most expensive divorces in sports history Split Decision This post contains images

The most expensive divorces in sports history

Kobe Bryant forgot to sign a prenup. Schoolboy error.

From TheJournal.ie Zimbabwean Prime Minister divorces wife after 12 days Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean Prime Minister divorces wife after 12 days

He blamed stories that suggested he had married Locadia Karimatsenga because she was pregnant with twins – and he said there was “now an underhand and active political hand” damaging his reputation.