By law, Japan offers comparatively generous parental leave — both parents can take up to a year off, with additional renewable six-month periods if a nursery place is unavailable.
When a helicopter rushed an unconscious Czech woman who had suffered a severe stroke to hospital in April, her chances of survival were slim — and those of the foetus she had carried in her womb for 15 weeks little better.
The landmark move was made in response to an April order by Tamil Nadu's top court to prohibit such surgeries - which research suggests can cause long-term mental and physical damage - except in life-threatening situations.
A mother in the US called her newborn daughter a "little miracle" as she was born on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks at 9.11 p.m. weighing 9lbs 11oz.
Virat Kohli confirmed the news on his Instagram account, which read: “We are thrilled to share with you that we have been blessed with a baby girl this afternoon. We thank you for all your love, prayers and good wishes.”
A delivery man in Vietnam is being hailed as a hero after he saved a little girl as she fell from a balcony of a high-rise in Hanoi.
Singer Zayn Malik and model Gigi Hadid are officially new parents. The pair have welcomed a daughter, Malik announced on his social media accounts.
An interview with Dr Agata Moscicka, NeoNatal Intensive Care Unit Consultant, goes into the details of the care unit in the hospital.
It was more than a twinge of responsive sympathy. It was a flood. It was a cracker of a rescue act that is very rarely witnessed.