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Prince Harry wants to be a "modern dad."

Meghan Markle just gave birth and Prince Harry will reportedly take 2 weeks of paternity leave to be a ‘modern dad.’ Here’s why that...

Prince Harry is a dad and is reportedly taking two weeks of paternity leave. A growing body of evidence suggests how important paternity leave is.
A mother and a newborn baby in Germany.

The 10 best countries to be a mother

These countries have a low risk of maternal death while giving birth and offer long, paid maternity leave.

Singapore ranked worst place for women to work among top ‘gender-equal’ nations, with about 20% less pay and savings than men

Singapore is said to have the biggest gender wage gap among the oft-called "gender-equal" nations.

If California’s new governor can deliver on his proposal to offer 6 months of paid parental leave, it would be the most generous policy in the U...

California's Gov. Newsom is pushing for 12-16 weeks of paid parental leave per parent, which would make it the best state policy for American parents.

CIMB is giving employees who are first-time moms 6 months of paid maternity leave

Employees can also take up to six months of additional unpaid leave.
Americans' ideas of what makes a "good" job differs along political lines.

We asked 1,000 people what defines a ‘good’ job, and there was a clear political divide

According to an INSIDER survey, your definition of a good job has to do with your politics, age, and geographic location.

Read the sweet letter that Microsoft sends to the newborn children of its employees

"You represent the most important thing we’ve all been working toward—the future," reads the letter from Microsoft, to employees' newborn children.
Reynolds American, maker of tobacco brands like Newport and Camel, will offer 16 weeks of paid parental leave with an additional eight months of flexible scheduling.

Tobacco giant Reynolds American will soon start offering a paid parental leave benefit among the best in the US

In January, major tobacco company Reynolds American will begin offering 16 weeks of paid parental leave, for both mothers and fathers, with an additional subsequent eight months of flexible work time. It will be among the best policies in the United States.
Chinese women training to be qualified nannies, known in China as ayis, learn techniques with plastic babies at the Ayi University on October 20, 2016 in Beijing, China.

Chinese authorities are offering wedding subsidies and cash payments to lure ‘high quality’ women into having more babies

After scrapping the "one-child policy" in 2016, China had hoped a baby boom would hit but women still aren't having children. Chinese provinces are now offering baby bonuses, wedding subsidies, and extra maternity and miscarriage prevention leave to lure women into parenthood.

New Zealand’s prime minister gave birth in office and is now the first world leader on maternity leave

Jacinda Ardern gave birth to a daughter on Thursday. She is the second world leader to give birth in office, after Pakistan's Benazir Bhutto, but is the first to pause her duties to take maternity leave. She is planning on being away from work for six weeks.