Then I came across a guide on dating designed for international students. Bhutan has a practice called “bomena”, or night hunting. It sounds innocent enough but I wouldn’t try it in Australia because you’ll either be beaten up by her dad or arrested for breaking and entering. Bomena involves the boy sneaking into a girl’s house at night when the parents are asleep for a bit of hanky panky. Iranian love birds wanting a relationship can arrange an official marriage lasting for as little as a few hours.
Several heads-of-state or heads-of-government have expressed doubts about the success of multicultural policies: The United Kingdom's ex-Prime Minister David Cameron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Australia's ex-prime minister John Howard, Spanish ex-prime minister Jose Maria Aznar and French ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy have voiced concerns about the effectiveness of their multicultural policies for integrating immigrants.
If only she hadn’t kept banging on about her ex like that. For the record, here’s what the student guide said: “Dating in Australia is a little bit like driving in the Outback.
If he’s still there in the morning, they get married. In Iran, socialising with the opposite sex if you aren’t married can get you thrown in jail or flogged. The “groom” pays the “wife” an agreed sum, the time together is specified in the marriage contract and … Off to the movies they go, safe in the knowledge they can hold hands without any risk.
Many nation-states in Africa, Asia, and the Americas are culturally diverse and are 'multicultural' in a descriptive sense. The policies adopted by these states often have parallels with multiculturalist policies in the Western world, but the historical background is different, and the goal may be a mono-cultural or mono-ethnic nation-building – for instance in the Malaysian government's attempt to create a 'Malaysian race' by 2020.
and one of at least 24 enclaves characterized as a Little India which have emerged within the New York City Metropolitan Area, with the largest metropolitan Indian population outside Asia, as large-scale immigration from India continues into New York, They argue that culture is not one definable thing based on one race or religion, but rather the result of multiple factors that change as the world changes.