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Elton John to wed long-time partner in England
Elton John to wed long-time partner in England

The pop icon Elton John will wed his partner of more than 20 years this weekend in England, reports said.

Elton John to wed long-time partner in England
Clooney, bride-to-be glide in 'Amore' to Venice wedding weekend
Clooney, bride-to-be glide in 'Amore' to Venice wedding weekend

George Clooney and his Lebanon-born British fiancee arrived in Venice for a spectacular waterfront wedding billed as the party of the year.

Clooney, bride-to-be glide in 'Amore' to Venice wedding weekend
Party fever in Venice as stars descend for Clooney wedding
Party fever in Venice as stars descend for Clooney wedding

The party of the year is happening here: the fresco-adorned Aman hotel on Venice's Grand Canal is feverishly preparing for George Clooney's wedding.

Party fever in Venice as stars descend for Clooney wedding
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Mass gay wedding in Toronto for 115 couples

Australians Richard Laslett and Collin Gunther waited 37 years to say "I do" to one another.

Mass gay wedding in Toronto for 115 couples
Kim, Kanye kick off pre-wedding festivities
Kim, Kanye kick off pre-wedding festivities

The prince and princess of celebrity, Kanye West and his bride-to-be Kim Kardashian, on Friday kicked off their marathon wedding celebrations with a period costume party in Versailles before flying on to Florence.

Kim, Kanye kick off pre-wedding festivities
Actress and director Jodie Foster. ©Reuters/Fred Prouser
US actress Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

Two-time Oscar winner Jodie Foster has married her girlfriend Alexandra Hedison, a spokeswoman for the veteran US actress told AFP.

US actress Jodie Foster marries girlfriend
Polygamy bill poses dilemma for Kenya
Polygamy bill poses dilemma for Kenya

The adoption by Kenya's parliament of a controversial bill that legalises polygamy has provoked a fierce national debate pitting modern secular values and Christianity against local traditions.

Polygamy bill poses dilemma for Kenya
London hosts Britain's first Scientology wedding
London hosts Britain's first Scientology wedding

Britain's first wedding to be held in a Scientology chapel took place in London on Sunday, the result of the newlyweds' triumphing in the Supreme Court last year.

London hosts Britain's first Scientology wedding
Mass Valentine wedding in Malaysia despite Muslim anger
Mass Valentine wedding in Malaysia despite Muslim anger

Malaysian Islamic authorities took their annual swipe at Valentine's Day Friday, calling it a threat to Muslim values, but 138 couples took part in a mass wedding to mark the date.

Mass Valentine wedding in Malaysia despite Muslim anger
Thousands marry in 'Moonie' mass wedding
Thousands marry in 'Moonie' mass wedding

Thousands of Unification Church members were married in a mass wedding in South Korea -- only the second such event since the death of their "messiah" and controversial church founder Sun Myung Moon.

Thousands marry in 'Moonie' mass wedding
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Malaysian court jails man who raped, then married minor

A Malaysian court on Monday sentenced a man to 12 years in jail for raping a 12-year-old whom he later married, as an activist urged the Muslim-majority nation to ban all child marriages.

Malaysian court jails man who raped, then married minor
Grammys turn mass wedding in gay marriage celebration
Grammys turn mass wedding in gay marriage celebration

The music industry's top night turned into the big day for 34 couples on Sunday as Madonna and other stars presided over a mass wedding in a celebration of gay marriage.

Grammys turn mass wedding in gay marriage celebration
Gigi Chao, the daughter of Hong Kong property tycoon Cecil Chao Sze-tsung. ©Reuters/Bobby Yip
HK tycoon doubles bounty to marry off gay daughter

A Hong Kong tycoon may double a "marriage bounty" to find a male suitor for his gay daughter to US$130 million, despite his initial offer attracting 20,000 candidates.

HK tycoon doubles bounty to marry off gay daughter
Same-sex couples sue Florida for right to wed
Same-sex couples sue Florida for right to wed

Six same-sex couples filed suit against the US state of Florida Tuesday for refusing to let them marry.

Same-sex couples sue Florida for right to wed
US rapper Kanye West and reality TV star Kim Kardashian. ©Reuters/Charles Platiau
Kardashian and West 'not scouting wedding site' on Versailles visit

US rapper Kanye West and reality TV star Kim Kardashian have paid a private visit to Versailles outside Paris, but insist they are not eyeing the grandiose palace as a possible wedding site.

Kardashian and West 'not scouting wedding site' on Versailles visit
Johnny Depp engaged to wed Amber Heard
Johnny Depp engaged to wed Amber Heard

Hollywood actor Johnny Depp and the actress Amber Heard are engaged to be married.

Johnny Depp engaged to wed Amber Heard
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Chinese man gives future bride 8.88 mn in cash

A Chinese suitor who gave his future bride an auspicious 8.88 million yuan ($1.5 million) in cash drew ire Thursday for the extravagant display of wealth in the still-developing country.

Chinese man gives future bride 8.88 mn in cash
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Britain red-faced over bungled 'sham marriage' raid

British immigration officials admitted Friday that they mistakenly raided the wedding of an Italian man and his Chinese bride because they believed the marriage was a sham.

Britain red-faced over bungled 'sham marriage' raid
Scarlett Johansson engaged to French boyfriend
Scarlett Johansson engaged to French boyfriend

Scarlett Johansson is engaged to her French boyfriend Romain Dauriac, two and a half years after splitting from first husband Ryan Reynolds.

Scarlett Johansson engaged to French boyfriend
Singer Tina Turner and her long-term German partner Erwin Bach. ©REUTERS/Miro Kuzmanovic
Simply the best: Tina Turner ties knot in Switzerland

Tina Turner, the US-born superstar famed for hits such as "Private Dancer", has married her longtime German partner and will reportedly celebrate the union in a Buddhist ceremony in Switzerland Sunday.

Simply the best: Tina Turner ties knot in Switzerland