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Greta Thunberg inspires youth activists in fight against child marriage

150 million girls will be married before their 18th birthday by 2030, warn campaigners.

Nicki Minaj stuns fans with retirement announcement

Award-winning rapper announces her retirement to her 20 million Twitter followers saying she wants to have a family.

China parliament rules out allowing same-sex marriage

There has been little sign that the ruling Communist Party will legalise same sex marriage despite growing awareness of LGBT issues.

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth to separate

Rumours of a split began a day earlier when Cyrus posted a photo of herself on Instagram not wearing a wedding ring.

Old enough to vote but too young to wed, laments MCA

Party president Wee Ka Siong says the laws on voting and non-Muslim marriage should be streamlined.

Does marriage lead to true happiness?

Researchers have documented that married people have better physical and psychological health.

8 unique marriage proposals that will melt your heart

These amazing and creative marriage proposals sound like they just rolled out of a fairy-tale.

Nik Nazmi and wife split after 14 years

The Setiawangsa MP says they are nonetheless committed to raising their son together.

Leaders must empathise with the sufferings of ordinary people, says PM

Dr Mahathir Mohamad laments that one aspect of leadership that is sometimes overlooked is the ability to feel for the ordinary folk.

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.