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# Divorce

Last month
May 2024
'People can't move on': TD proposes to reduce divorce waiting period from two years to six months
Last year
Italian prime minister announces separation from partner after sexual comments at work
All time
Opinion: Divorce can be stressful financially, but there are ways to make it easier
David Quinn
Divorce applications rose by 29% last year, the highest increase since legislation was introduced
Josepha Madigan: Covid has forced many couples to the point of separation. How they handle it is key
Josepha Madigan
Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West after seven years of marriage, US media reports
'It will impact thousands': New divorce living-apart requirements to apply from 1 December
Cabinet to discuss divorce proposals amid fears Brexit could impact recognition of UK separations
Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan to seek Cabinet approval for new divorce bill
The 1995 referendum campaign was a thoroughly different beast to this one
Here's your quick guide to the divorce referendum
The Big Day of Voting: Today's your last chance to make sure you're registered to vote on May 24
Quiz: How much do you know about Irish referendums?
Solicitors want a Yes vote in divorce referendum
Government announces wording of amendments for the divorce referendum
Poll: Should the four-year time period for divorce be reduced?
Opinion: Is it time to fully remove divorce from the Irish constitution?
David Kenny
Divorce referendum: Voters will be asked whether to delete 'living apart period' from Constitution
Poll: Would you like to see divorce waiting times lowered or abolished?
Referendum on divorce could be delayed, warns Taoiseach
Divorce waiting time referendum to be held in May 2019
There has been a fall in divorce cases, with more women than men applying
Russell Crowe held an auction to pay for his divorce and raised millions from film memorabilia
A guy on First Dates ended up sitting beside his ex-wife in the restaurant and it was very awkward
All eyes on Irish border as Brexit draft text to be finalised today
Poll: How long should couples have to live apart before being granted a divorce?
Marriage could help reduce the risk of dementia - study
You'll be asked to vote in quite a few referendums over the next two years
'It's a complete disaster': Getting a divorce in Ireland could get a lot harder post-Brexit
Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced?
Divorce referendum expected to be held November 2018
Recession's toll on divorce rates ends as applications return to 2008 levels
India bans practice that allowed men to divorce their wives by reciting word three times
You'll be voting in quite a few referendums over the next two years
Poll: Should the waiting time for a divorce be reduced to two years?
Taoiseach says he is not opposed to holding a 'referendum day'
Qatar told to close Al-Jazeera and accept other demands or face 'divorce' from gulf neighbours
A nasty divorce or separation harms a child's health for decades
Man files for separation after 12 years of marriage to woman who raped him when he was 12
EU President's letter: Britain must settle 'people, money and Ireland' first