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Date07.11.2015 | 11:22
TagsAngela Merkel, Europe, German chancellor, Lampedusa, marriage, refugee crisis, refugees, woman refugee, women's rights, womensrights
Fewer and fewer Japanese find their way to the altar. 37-year old Haruna has found her own solution: She has married herself. An agency in Kyoto makes it possible.
Date24.04.2015 | 14:11
Saudi Arabia has banned its citizens from marrying foreigners from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar and Chad. The administration says that the number of expats from these communities has exceeded the government’s limit of 500,000. But for one Pakistani woman, this is a blessing in disguise!
Date08.08.2014 | 9:32
“The first marriage is practice.” This statement from a novel I read some time back left an indelible mark in my brain, especially since I’ve been through a divorce myself. Or let’s say, I’ve had some “practice” and that’s why this Indian advertisement struck a cord with me.
Date20.11.2013 | 15:39
A new study conducted through Facebook by researchers from the University of York says more women now prefer to retain their maiden names after marriage. However many women still feel compelled by society to change their surnames as a mark of respect towards the new family as well as her husband. Women Talk Online blogger Debarati Mukherjee speaks to few women and finds more about the trend.
Date02.08.2013 | 13:12
Being in your late 20s and choosing to be single is a challenge even in the year 2013. For a few years, I blamed the Indian focus on traditions and marriage until recently when I realized that women from other cultures think being single during one’s “marriageable age” is unusual too.
Date05.04.2013 | 10:35
How does one find the right partner? Bhawna, an avid blogger herself, tells us her many experiences with traditional and modern ways of finding the right partner.
Date18.10.2012 | 15:05