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pa·ter·ni·ty

(pə-tûr′nĭ-tē)
n.
1. The state of being a father; fatherhood.
2. Descent on a father's side; paternal descent.
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A neophyte lawmaker wants to extend the current seven days of paternity leave to 15 days with full pay, citing the importance of the presence of both parents in the formative stages of an infant's development.
With the UAE's 'Cohesive Family 2021' campaign placing emphasis on building strong family systems and bonds, it is rather disconcerting to see that there are currently no plans to incorporate paid paternity leave into policy or practice.
MORE Irish dads are starting to take paternity leave, an MEP said yesterday.
The government on Tuesday said it is opposed to a proposal for extending paternity leave and benefits to unmarried couples as that would have an unpredictable cost impact on the Social Insurance Fund (SIF).
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg who is expecting his second child with wife Priscilla Chan has decided to take two month's paternity leave.
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expansion of paternity leave from ten to fourteen days.
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ALMOST one in five new fathers have missed out on paternity pay, mainly because they are self-employed, according to a new study.
The TUC voiced concern that more fathers do not take paternity leave because they cannot afford to.