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#Divorce

# divorce - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Confused about separation or divorce? New videos aim to offer simple advice

The videos, by the Ombudsman for Children and the Courts Service, offer advice on the workings of a family law court and the process of a separation.

# divorce - Sunday 22 December, 2013

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.

# divorce - Thursday 12 December, 2013

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.

# divorce - Friday 29 November, 2013

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.

# divorce - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

'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.

# divorce - Saturday 9 November, 2013

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.

# divorce - Thursday 31 October, 2013

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.

# divorce - Monday 30 September, 2013

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.

# divorce - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Irish deals website offers 'DIY Divorce' for half price DIYvorce

Irish deals website offers 'DIY Divorce' for half price

Five already bought. Sad face.

# divorce - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

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

Shellie Zimmerman has said she won’t press charges.

# divorce - Saturday 10 August, 2013

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

Yelena Mizulina also wants to impose a tax on divorce.

# divorce - Friday 7 June, 2013

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.

# divorce - Thursday 6 June, 2013

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.

# divorce - Monday 27 May, 2013

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.

# divorce - Sunday 21 April, 2013

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.

# divorce - Friday 22 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge Woman divorces man because of his small penis Size Matters

Woman divorces man because of his small penis

For some people size does matter.

# divorce - Saturday 26 January, 2013

How the best countries in the world have changed since 1988

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

# divorce - Saturday 29 December, 2012

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.

# divorce - Friday 28 December, 2012

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.

# divorce - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

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.

# divorce - Sunday 23 December, 2012

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.

# divorce - Thursday 29 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Kim Kardashian's divorce is lasting WAY longer than her marriage Divorce Kourt

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.

# divorce - Monday 12 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge Couple divorce in row over Fifty Shades of Grey Fifty Shades Of Split

Couple divorce in row over Fifty Shades of Grey

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

# divorce - Thursday 25 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with beheaded Halloween trickery

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

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.

# divorce - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce Celeb Split

Stevie Wonder and wife to divorce

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

# divorce - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

One third of births in Ireland 'outside marriage'

The baby boom continues.

# divorce - Monday 9 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement That Was Fast

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes reach divorce settlement

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

# divorce - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Mission Impossible? Tom Cruise under fire at 50 Mid-life Crisis

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…

# divorce - Sunday 1 July, 2012

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

Don’t hold back there, Rupes.

# divorce - Saturday 30 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge 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.

# divorce - Friday 29 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge 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.

# divorce - Sunday 3 June, 2012

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.

# divorce - Saturday 26 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Man divorces wife after she brings home 550 cats Cat's A Divorce

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.

# divorce - Friday 4 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Indian court: Insisting on using a condom is not grounds for divorce D-I-V-O-R-C-E

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

Nor is an ability to cook or fold clothes…

# divorce - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

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.

# divorce - Thursday 29 March, 2012

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.

# divorce - Thursday 5 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Are Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver getting back together? Reconciled?

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.

# divorce - Friday 30 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Russell Brand and Katy Perry to divorce after 14 months Showbiz

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.

# divorce - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

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.