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Marriage

# marriage - Monday 21 July, 2014

After naming, will the government make paternity testing mandatory?

The question comes in light of new laws that make naming the father mandatory.

# marriage - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Living with your boyfriend/girlfriend? Here’s how they could get maintenance after you break up What's Mine Is Yours This post contains a poll

Living with your boyfriend/girlfriend? Here’s how they could get maintenance after you break up

Shacked up with your other half? You need to read this.

# marriage - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

‘I will stay married’: Transsexual woman defiant after court ruling

The European Court of Human Rights said her human rights had not been violated.

# marriage - Monday 14 July, 2014

Poll: Is three months too soon to get married? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is three months too soon to get married?

Singer Cheryl Cole recently got secretly wed to her boyfriend after a three month romance.

# marriage - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Opinion: Failing to prepare for life’s most important journey could be your biggest mistake

The fact of the matter is that many of us sleepwalk into intimate relationships: we need to have open and mature discussions before committing.

# marriage - Friday 4 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Man proposes at Facebook HQ after falling in love with a stranger he ‘poked’ Poked

Man proposes at Facebook HQ after falling in love with a stranger he ‘poked’

He ‘liked’ it, so now he’s putting a ring on it.

# marriage - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Planning an outdoor wedding? You might want to wait for the Attorney General’s advice

Concerns have been raised over an ‘overly narrow’ interpretation of legislation which has prevented al fresco ceremonies from taking place…

# marriage - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# marriage - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should under 18s be allowed to marry?

Children’s groups have argued the current law, which does allow this, facilitates forced marriages.

# marriage - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

It will soon be illegal for under 18s to get married in Ireland

Legislation now allows for this if a teen has parental consent but there are concerns that this is facilitating forced marriage.

From The Daily Edge Here’s a Vine of Gay Byrne’s wedding 50 years ago today Young Gaybo

# marriage - Sunday 22 June, 2014

You can’t just put ‘The Phoenix Park’ on your wedding invite… Here’s why.

If you don’t put the exact spot, how will your former lovers know where to head so they can tearfully shout their objections?

# marriage - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Irish couples spend an average of €19,000 on wedding

Engagements appear to be getting shorter too, with most couples who tied the knot last year heading up the aisle after 13 to 18 months.

# marriage - Monday 16 June, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Britain bans ‘hidden practice’ of forced marriage

The law applies not only within Britain but also makes it a criminal offence to force a British national into a marriage abroad.

# marriage - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Violence in the home: “It was always the fear that this person was going to kill me”

“It’s easy to judge if you’re on the outside,” said abuse survivor Mary.

# marriage - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge A couple used a raging wildfire as a backdrop for this amazing wedding photo Little Sparks

# marriage - Friday 6 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Irish primary schoolkids hilariously describe their ideas about marriage Wedding Bells

Irish primary schoolkids hilariously describe their ideas about marriage

“Everyone says that’s when the fightin’ starts.”

# marriage - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge This entire wedding party fell into a lake, and it was all caught on slow-mo video Altared States

# marriage - Friday 30 May, 2014

Women in Ireland are having fewer children

Teen pregnancies are down too, according to the CSO.

# marriage - Sunday 25 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s what we know about Kim and Kanye’s wedding so far Kimye Wedding

Here’s what we know about Kim and Kanye’s wedding so far

The couple tied the knot yesterday in a completely over-the-top ceremony in Florence, Italy.

# marriage - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Celebrity reporter gets actors to congratulate his wife for marrying him Congrats Jenny

Celebrity reporter gets actors to congratulate his wife for marrying him

Anne Hathaway manages to be SO Anne Hathaway.

# marriage - Monday 19 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Dozens of dogs get hitched in mass canine wedding Dog Day Afternoon

Dozens of dogs get hitched in mass canine wedding

The slightly bonkers big day happened in Lima, Peru over the weekend.

# marriage - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Supermum performs the most epic of wedding dances with her son Do The Hustle

# marriage - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge Channel 4 to launch new show where complete strangers get married Married At First Sight This post contains a poll

Channel 4 to launch new show where complete strangers get married

The channel calls it a “social experiment” to see if science can produce true love.

# marriage - Thursday 1 May, 2014

We’re almost as fond of marriage as we were in 1864 (and we’re rather less likely to die)

Details of deaths, births and marriages recorded in Ireland from 150 years ago are now available to view online…

# marriage - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Jodie Foster has married her photographer girlfriend

Foster married Alexandra Hedison at a ceremony at the weekend.

# marriage - Sunday 20 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Couple who never slept apart in 70-year love affair die within hours of each other Love Story

# marriage - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The ridiculous ritual every Irish couple has to go through to get ‘The Ride’ The Ride

The ridiculous ritual every Irish couple has to go through to get ‘The Ride’

Nothin’ like The Nerney to get ya herny.

# marriage - Friday 11 April, 2014

Column: ‘Traditional’ marriage? It hasn’t always been between a man and a woman

Many opponents of marriage equality espouse the values of ‘tradition’ and believe sanctioned unions have always been between a man and a woman … but that’s not true, writes Peter Ferguson.

# marriage - Friday 4 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago Blast From The Past

Teacher keeps promise, posts former students letters they wrote 20 years ago

His former students predicted their futures…and some were right.

# marriage - Thursday 3 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Benedict Cumberbatch goes dogging… It’s The Dredge World Of Celebs

Benedict Cumberbatch goes dogging… It’s The Dredge

Woof. All the best of the day’s celeb dirt.

# marriage - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Britain’s first Scientologist wedding took place today

A 1970 High Court ruling that Scientology services did not count as acts of worship because they involved no “veneration of God or of a supreme being” was recently overturned.

# marriage - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

Number of couples signing up for pre-marriage courses “unacceptably low” — Bishop

Bishop Brennan of Wexford has written to priests urging them to sign couples up for Accord courses.

# marriage - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Students taped together by wrists in sex education talk by Catholic group

“We were told how ‘god loves sex’,” one student said. “However it was implied that is only after marriage.”

# marriage - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Stress, finances and sexual issues…some of the things leading couples to counselling

During 2013, Accord delivered more than 50,000 marriage counselling hours to 9,890 people.

# marriage - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

PICS: 2,500 couples marry, take selfies and nap at South Korean mass wedding Moonies This post contains images

PICS: 2,500 couples marry, take selfies and nap at South Korean mass wedding

Around 2,500 couples, some of whom had met just days before, took part in the ceremony.

# marriage - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend Love Like This

Guy uses Kodaline gig to propose to girlfriend

A Canadian fan popped the question at a Toronto gig.

# marriage - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Martin: There’s a danger marriage will lose originality if gay marriage allowed

Despite his own views, the Archbishop of Dublin said debates on issues like this should be carried out “in a mature way”.

# marriage - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge School bully apologises to gay ex-classmate after seeing his viral proposal video Copped On
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