The wife of Russian tycoon Dmitry Rybolovlev has won a $4.5 billion divorce settlement in a Geneva court, in what could become the biggest divorce settlement in history.
After a six-year divorce battle, Elena Rybolovleva won 4.0 billion
The number of marriages in Bahrain increased by an average of 33.4 per cent during the period 2008-2013, a report said.
The number of divorces also rose by an average of 51.8 per cent during the same period, according to the resul
A lack of communication between Bahraini couples is the main reason for a drastic spike in divorce rates since the start of the year, according to experts.
The latest Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Ministry figures show 3
Bahrain's divorce rate has more than halved over the past five years, a report said, adding that the number of people getting married has increased by a third during the same period.
There were 335 divorces last year, which is
Divorce rates in Bahrain have dropped by a third, said a senior government official, adding that a total of 6,311 marriages took place last year and 335 divorces (5 per cent).
Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments Minister Shaik
Couples who may be heading for a nasty break-up should be careful about texting because it could end up as evidence against them in divorce court.
More than 90 per cent of America's top divorce attorneys said they have seen a spike in
A total of 1,303 people tied the knot last year in Bahrain and 1,158 got divorced, marking a divorce rate of 88.7 per cent, according to latest figures from the Sunni and Shi'ite courts.
This compares to 4,909 marriages in 2002 and only 83
A member of the parliament of Bahrain has claimed many Bahrainis would be better off divorcing their wives, since it would reduce the burden of their housing loan repayments.
The declaration was made as parliament demanded the Ho
Divorce rates in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have risen dramatically in recent years, according to a report.
Statistics show that the total divorce rates have reached 20 per cent (2008) in Saudi Arabia, 24 per cent (2007)
The divorce rate in Qatar is going up at an alarming rate with a record number of 1,087 couples divorcing last year, said a report.
According to the figures released by the Qatar Statistics Authority (QSA), the total number of marriages la