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Dying to Divorce review – Turkish marital violence doc reaches for hope
Interweaving traumatic personal stories with those of systematic state discrimination, the film has to look hard for signs of progress

Phuong Le

22, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Adele: 30 review – the defining voice of heartbreak returns
While the topic of her divorce is all-consuming, the singer seems to be pushing gently at the boundaries of what people expect of her

Alexis Petridis

17, Nov, 2021 @1:09 PM

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The Guardian view on the family courts: secrecy isn’t working | Editorial
Editorial: There are reasons to be careful about opening up family justice to public scrutiny. But change is overdue


01, Nov, 2021 @6:30 PM

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‘He lives freely, I live in fear’: the plight of India’s abandoned wives
Activists highlight the poverty, stigma and abuse faced by women deserted by spouses living abroad

Mahima Jain in Bengaluru

15, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Scenes from a Marriage review – Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac’s uncoupling is all killer, no filler
Ingmar Bergman’s powerful 70s series has been reimagined for our pandemic times, with its two leads navigating the pain and frustration of a brutal breakup, and agonising separation

Lucy Mangan

11, Oct, 2021 @9:10 PM

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Breaking up, but living together: how lockdowns lead to ‘nesting’
In the uncertainty of lockdowns, some couples have elected to cohabitate while severing ties

Tracey Cheung

25, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Catching the rebound: people who went big to get over their breakups
From creating a standup show to climbing Everest, five people share their extreme – healing – heartbreak manoeuvres

Jenny Valentish

18, Sep, 2021 @8:00 PM

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Divorce settlements must change to make pension-sharing fairer, say experts
Urgent calls come as research reveals huge gaps in pension wealth between men and women

Amelia Hill

18, Sep, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘They came for my daughter’: Afghan single mothers face losing children under Taliban
Life for single mothers in Afghanistan has always been marred by stigma and poverty. Now with the Taliban in control, what few protections they had have disappeared

Zahra Joya for Rukhshana Media

08, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Landmark UK court ruling due in ‘bride price’ dispute
Woman has taken her ex-husband and his parents to court seeking full payment of her mahr

Amelia Hill

16, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Jehan Sadat obituary
Champion of social justice and women’s rights in Egypt before and after the assassination of her husband, President Anwar Sadat

Trevor Mostyn

23, Jul, 2021 @7:55 PM

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Russian billionaire settles with ex-wife five years after £450m payout ruling
Farkhad Akhmedov had contested 2017 decision but has now reached an agreement over divorce

Alexandra Topping

16, Jul, 2021 @3:55 PM

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