Dec 07, 2017
MPs overwhelmingly vote to legalise same-sex marriage, setting off immediate celebrations.Proceed to the page: http://linkis.com/MNkAN6o
Marriage equality is now a reality in Australia. The country's parliament voted on Thursday to allow same-sex marriage in the commonwealth country. The House of Representatives passed the bill to change the definition of marriage from solely between a man and a woman to "a union of two people."...
Public opinion was on the side of marriage equality.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — An Australian lawmaker giving a speech on same-sex marriage proposed to his gay partner Monday during Parliament's debate on a bill that is expected to
"So there’s only one thing left to do,” Tim Wilson, a member of the Australian Parliament, said. “Ryan Patrick Bolger, will you marry me?”
Australians voted overwhelmingly in favor of same-sex marriage in a national survey, paving the way for legislation to make the country the 26th nation to formalize the unions and sparking colorful celebrations on Wednesday.
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Member of Gujjar community shows his ink marked finger after casting vote, outside a polling station in Baba Nagri area in Kangan, some 50 km from Srinagar.