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Ecuador’s highest court approves same-sex marriage

The conservative country joins a handful of other Latin American countries to recognise gay marriage.

The 3-letter word that’s still taboo in schools

Mention sex and every adult ducks for cover; mention sex education in schools and tempers flare as teachers and parents anticipate rampant sex among teens.

Japan shelves deportation for Taiwanese man in same-sex relationship

Tokyo cancelled its deportation order this month and issued the special residency permit to the Taiwanese man.

The surprising health benefits of love

Love is the most powerful form of human connection. Though love can bring about pain and stress at times, a calm and stable romantic relationship brings many health benefits.

Malaysian agenda vs Malay agenda: The battle begins

With the Umno-PAS alliance clearly stating it will fight for the good of the Muslims, the stage is set for a political struggle between a coalition promoting a Malay agenda and another that is embracing a Malaysian outlook.

Minister Yeo Bee Yin ties knot with IOI Properties Group CEO

Marriage registration ceremony was held in Putrajaya at noon.

More Malaysians applying for marriage verification letter in Songkhla

Some of these applicants have been married for 20 years, says consul-general Mohd Afandi Abu Bakar.

Ed Sheeran marries girlfriend in ‘tiny winter wedding’

Sheeran and wife wanted a small and private wedding ceremony attended only by the couple's close family and friends.

Knowing when to hire a personal financial advisor

You face major changes at different stages of your life that can have financial consequences that require the advice of a financial advisor.

Muslim group tells PAS-led states to toe federal line on underage...

Sisters in Islam voices concern over a revelation that Kelantan approved 10 underage marriages in the past one year.

Sabah agrees to set 18 as minimum age for marriage

At the international level, a child is defined as someone under the age of 18 and we want to follow the same in Sabah, says minister in charge.

Marriage just a click away for China’s desperate single men

Experts believe tens of thousands of women from Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia pour into China each year for marriage.

Raise minimum marriage age to 20, not 18, urges PKR delegate

Ermeemarianna Saadon says proposal is to protect health of young girls.

Snoring, shopping and night-time laundry behind some divorces in Malaysia, says...

Deputy women, family and community development minister says more than one-third of marriages end within the first five years.

Mujahid, don’t put the cart before the horse in divorce cases

Instead of addressing the enforcement of alimony payments to women after divorce, the minister should reform marital laws to prevent men from so easily taking additional wives.

How marital rape came about and why it should go

Under the marital rape exception in Section 375 of the Penal Code, it is not rape even if a husband has sexual intercourse with his wife without her consent.

Bollywood star couple announce wedding dates

The pair confirmed they will be married next month.

How to have that ‘money talk’ with your partner

Instead of bringing up money issues during a heated argument, set up a money date where you both can discuss your relationship around the issue of money.

‘We are fine’: Melania Trump dismisses gossip about marriage

The US first lady did not deny her husband's alleged history of philandering.

Indian badminton ace Nehwal to wed Kashyap

Saina Nehwal and Parupalli Kashyap will marry on December 16, 2018.

7 money issues affecting marital bliss

Ongoing financial problems can lead to needless tension, stress, arguments and ultimately divorce, so get a handle on it.

Cenbet hits out at mufti’s call to allow girls to marry...

Cenbet vice-president says in the context of Islamic justice, it is important to defend the best interests and welfare of children.

We’re in a polygamous marriage and it’s wonderful, 4 women tell...

The four working women, who look upon it as a religious obligation, say they have more time to pursue their careers or hobbies.

18 is suitable age of marriage, says ex-shariah judge

The former Terengganu chief shariah judge says this is because one would have completed schooling and could support his or her family.