Monthly Archives: February 2016

  • Watch: NZ’s longest-married couple

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    NZ Herald 16 February 2016 Family First Comment: The NZ Herald website has a nice video clip focusing on our Longest Married Couple 2016 winners!  Watch Now: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/life-style/news/video.cfm?c_id=1503081&gal_cid=1503081&gallery_id=157784 Keep up with family issues in...

  • California couple honored as longest-married in the US

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    Fox News 15 February 2016 Family First Comment: We beat the Americans Only 80 years! A California couple honored as the longest-married couple in the U.S. said the key to lasting love is humor. “A...

  • Secret to an 81-year marriage: Learn to take the good with the bad

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    NZ Herald 16 February 2016 A couple married for 81 years has been awarded the title of New Zealand’s longest married couple by lobby group Family First. Auckland couple Jeram and Ganga Ravji have not...

  • NZ’s Longest Married Couple 2016 – Almost 81 Years

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    Media Release 15 February 2016 Family First NZ has announced the winners in the search for NZ’s Longest Married Couple 2016. Auckland couple Jeram and Ganga Ravji will be celebrating their 81st wedding anniversary in...

  • Risk of divorce drops with every year of marriage (UK research)

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    MailOnline 8 February 2016 If you are in your first few blissful years of marriage, you might want to look away now. For a study has found that for every a year a couple stays...

  • Divorce in NZ – the 14-year itch

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    No kids and in your 40s? Beware the 14-year itch NZ Herald 7 February 2016 Most New Zealanders getting divorced are in their mid-40s and don’t have kids, and the “seven-year itch” is a myth....

  • Gay activist backs bakers in gay cake appeal (UK)

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    MailOnline 2 February 2016 Veteran campaigner Peter Tatchell yesterday came out in support of a Christian bakery company which refused to sell a cake with a gay rights slogan. He said he had changed his...

  • Thousands gather in Italy’s capital to rally against same-sex unions

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    TVNZ One News 31 January 2016 The much-contested bill was presented to parliament last week and is due to be voted on in February. But the government itself is deeply divided over the issue and opponents...

  • MSPs reject petition to legalise adult incest

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    Christian Concern 26 January 2016 MSPs rejected the petition asking the Scottish government to amend the law on incest, so that it would no longer apply to consenting adults over the age of 21. Richard...