Singer Faye Wong's split highlights China divorce crisis

Faye Wong

Tom Phillips One of east Asia's best-loved pop stars has announced she is separating from her husband, prompting debate over a divorce crisis in China.

Talking divorce before tying the knot

Divorce cake wedding cake

Katherine Feeney Should you discuss divorce before saying 'I Do'?

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Dating after divorce

Dating after divorce: a whole new world.

MJ Angel Regardless of whether you've had an amicable or tumultuous divorce, when you finally come out the other end single, the future can appear daunting.

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City Kat

Selling divorce to the untrusting men market

Katherine Feeney CityKat.

Katherine Feeney Selling divorce to the untrusting men market

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Divorce parties - a celebration of life or just bad taste?


Katherine Feeney Divorce parties - a celebration of life or just bad taste?

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Is divorce ruining relationships?

Katherine Feeney CityKat.

Katherine Feeney Divorce is too easy and it's changing how we conceptualise relationships.

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Life matters

Friendship divorce

Is it our responsibility to hang in there no matter what, asks Jacinta Tynan.

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Eastern approach may keep couples from landing in divorce courts

Michael Campbell and his wife Wang Yan Ming have been married for 20 years.

Adele Horin AUSTRALIAN couples show affection, speak their mind and put high store on love and sex as essential ingredients of a happy marriage.

Generation gap

Divorce more deadly for young women

Generic pic of a couple in bed, sleeping apart, fighting, divorce, angry.

Luke Malone The younger you are, the harder divorce hits your health, say researchers.

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What we learn from our parents' relationship

modern family

Katherine Feeney Did your parents have a happy marriage? If they didn't, are you screwed? Too many of us are beginning on the backfoot, and I wonder, what hope is there, if any?

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Is your relationship doomed this Valentine's Day?

More than three quarters, or 77 per cent, of couples aged between 25 and 34 admitted that there are issues that need fixing in their marriages.

Leanne Nicholson Think chocolates and flowers will be the focus of this Valentine’s Day? It’s more likely to be money over making out that gets committed couples worked up on the day dedicated to love.

City Kat

Can you keep love (and affection) alive when you're 55?

Older woman.

Katherine Feeney I don’t envy any woman over 55 looking for love in Australia right now.

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City Kat

Face facts: a prenup is commonsense


Katherine Feeney Binding financial agreements should be made a mandatory aspect of monogamy.

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Ask the therapist

How much sex is normal?


Matty Silver Two of the most common questions I am asked by my clients are "How much sex is normal?" and "What is the average amount of sex that other couples are having?".

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Confessions of a stalker: when curiosity crosses the line


MJ Angel In the age of social media, it can be tempting to keep tabs your ex. Don't ... it's not worth it.

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City Kat

Why don't we talk about sex any more?


Katherine Feeney You trust someone enough to share your life with them ... but the more you get to know them, the less intimate you become.

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Dangerous new concept

Can an affair save a marriage?


Matty Silver Here's a dangerous idea: monogamy is an old-fashioned concept and it's time we rewrote the rules of marriage.

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Taking control

Why do women pay for sex?

kissing, romance, sex

Matty Silver More and more women are willing to pay for sexual experiences.

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Love bytes

Love bytes: The danger of online dating scams

Alexandra Bathman It was a miserable and rainy night in Perth. But for Arriadne, this particular night was just as miserable and lonely as the one before.

New research

Happier relationships for couples without children


John Bingham Open University study finds that when people were asked to rate the quality of their relationship those without children emerged as happier overall.

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