Tag Archives: Wedding

Nigeria ‘gay wedding’ bust leads to charges

Prosecutors in the northern Nigeria state of Kaduna have charged a group of 53 people with conspiring to celebrate a gay wedding. The accused, arrested last Saturday, have denied the allegations, with their lawyers saying they were illegally detained. The court released the group on bail and the case was remanded to 8 May. Homosexual acts are banned in socially ... Read More »

Customize your wedding fashion your way

Here are a few trends and tips you can use to personalize your wedding Walking down the aisle is more personal than ever before for brides and grooms. That’s because they’re using their big day to not just celebrate their love, but their personal style too. While the big white gowns and custom black tuxes may never go away, brides ... Read More »

Wedding night do’s and don’ts for a memorable time

If you think all wedding nights are wildly romantic, sex-filled romps – think again. When stationary company Paper Shaker recently surveyed 1000 newlyweds, they found that 25% of couples said “I don’t” to sex on their wedding night. This figure shouldn’t be surprising. Based on how our culture builds up the event, couples are expected to re-enact a hybrid of ... Read More »

St. Clements couple converts dilapidated barn into one-of-a-kind wedding facility

Tammy Belanger and her husband Robert Belanger spent three years restoring their 1940’s barrel roof barn located in the RM of St. Clements.(BROOK JONES/QMI AGENCY) A lot of people see old farm buildings and machinery as a form of art, so they’ll have a picture of a barn or perhaps place an old tractor on their property. Robert and Tammy ... Read More »

Quebec man’s wedding became funeral for cancer-struck fiancee

DRUMMONDVILLE, Que. — Annie Gauthier and Sylvain Boilard were to be married last Saturday surrounded by 250 family and friends, but she died of cancer three days before the nuptials. The party went on anyway, featuring the urn that held Gauthier’s ashes. She had decided to stop chemotherapy treatments after a three-year illness, prompting Boilard to ask her for her ... Read More »

Burger King to pay for wedding of couple with names Burger and King

Burger King says it will pay for the upcoming nuptials of Illinois couple Joel Burger and Ashley King. A New York public relations firm spokeswoman made the offer on behalf of the fast food giant during a Skype call with the beaming pair on Monday. Burger King first heard of the story in a column published Friday in The State ... Read More »

No-stress wedding planning

(L-R) Chelsea Obsniuk, Vana and David Smart are seen at Assiniboia Downs in Winnipeg, Man. Tuesday February 02, 2016. They will be participating in the Big Deal Wedding Expo later this month. So you got engaged on Valentine’s Day and want to start planning for your big day, but don’t know where to start. Chelsea Obsniuk says the Big Deal ... Read More »

India Funding Roundup: A Wedding Marketplace, Mobile Developer Tool Startup, and More

Our latest funding roundup compiles seed level and undisclosed investments in a toolkit provider for mobile app developers, wedding marketplaces, personal styling apps, and advertising networks. Two startups got Ratan Tata’s backing on Monday, one is a developer of anti-cancer drugs, while the other is a online marketplace for industrial products. Hansel.io Bengaluru-based Hansel.io, has raised an undisclosed amount of ... Read More »