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Maternity leave

Opposition to govt: Define ‘close relative’ in Surrogacy Bill

Jairam Ramesh said that the government should get an amended bill passed after considering the suggestions of the members.

21 Nov 2019 1:49 AM

Maternity leave hike affected women jobs but remedy is there: Labour Min

There are provisions in the Act like now women can work from home during the leave period.

26 Sep 2018 5:24 PM

Here are platforms inspiring women to restart careers post maternity break

If you are a mum, who is longing to re-enter workforce or wish to re-start professional journey, you can look up following platforms.

18 Jun 2018 8:22 AM

Grant govt employee maternal leave: Bombay HC

According to the petition on June 2, 2014, Ms Kalunkhe-Kulkarni was appointed as a Member Class-A.

07 May 2018 1:19 AM

No proposal to cut maternity benefits: Labour Minister

Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2016 has raised maternity leave for a working woman from 12 weeks to 26 weeks.

19 Jul 2017 5:13 PM


You’re a soldier first, then a wo(man)

Only certain concessions such as maternity leave can be made for women officers without question.

03 Jul 2017 2:26 AM

Women to get 26 weeks maternity leave, Prez gives nod to new law

The new law makes it mandatory for every establishment with 50 or more employees to have a creche within a prescribed distance.

30 Mar 2017 9:18 AM