<p class="MsoNormal">Good news for working ladies! Women and child development (WCD) minister Maneka Gandhi wants the maternity leave entitlement should increase from 3 to 8 months since it's important for new mothers
6 maternity leave questions to ask before you're pregnant
If you’re planning a pregnancy it also pays to starts planning your maternity leave. Sometimes a few months could be the difference between whether or not you’re entitled to take leave – or whether you are eligible for a maternity leave payment. In these cases it is worth knowing exactly what you’re in for. Here are six steps to working out where you stand when it comes to maternity leave entitlement in Australia.
If parents who adopt a child are entitled to child care leave, why not those of kid born through surrogacy? Raising a toast to surrogate parenthood, the Madras high court on Tuesday held that government employees opting for children through surrogacy would be entitled to maternity leave in the form of child care leave.