The States of Jersey's 70-year-old divorce laws could be on the brink of significant reform, following the launch of a social media consultation which seeks islanders' views on the matter.
A live chat launched on Facebook via the Apptivism.je app last weekend garnered 450 responses within its first ten hours and will continue to run until 3... Read More
Following his provocative speech at the Golden Globes, Ewan McGregor has reportedly filed for divorce from his wife Eve Mavrakis. Leaving his 22-year marriage, McGregor has now gone public with his co-star Mary Elisabeth Winstead. The Scottish actor Ewan McGregor OBE, 46, married French production designer Eve Mavrakis, 51, in 1995 after... Read More
A millionairess once embroiled in one of the UK's most high profile divorce battles has spoken out in favour of reaching an early settlement as opposed to protracted litigation—even if it means compromising on your demands. When she separated from drinks magnate Vivian Imerman in 2008, Lisa Tchenguiz initially sought an equal... Read More
After 11 years of marriage, one half of ITV’s double act Ant and Dec, Ant McPartlin, has announced his divorce from his wife Lisa Armstrong. After decades in showbiz, Ant’s success helped build their £62 million fortune which is due to be divided equally. This is therefore on track to be the largest known divorce settlement... Read More
It has emerged this week that Georgina Chapman, wife of the disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, has accepted a divorce settlement of £15 million, significantly less than the sum she would have received had she delayed the process. British fashion designer Georgina Chapman, 41, and American Oscar-winning film producer Harvey... Read More
The Directorate of Religious Affairs in Turkey reportedly issued a fatwa on Christmas Day stating that if a man sees his wife as a mother or sister, the man will be considered to be separated from his wife.
The fatwa is an authoritative opinion, although non-binding, and the institute, known as Diyanet, does not have the authority under Turkish... Read More
What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a form of digital currency developed in 2009. It is created and held electronically in a decentralized system meaning that no one and no government controls it. Bitcoins aren’t printed but are ‘mined’ by both people and businesses using software that solves complex mathematical problems. Prone to... Read More
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