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Transgender bill awaits presidential nod to become law but betrays the very community it aims to protect
India

Transgender bill awaits presidential nod to become law but betrays the very community it aims to protect

There is an inadequate representation of transgender persons in the proposed National Council for Transgender Persons since only five members will be from the community.

Bill defining identity and rights of transgenders in order to prevent discrimination introduced in Lok Sabha
India

Bill defining identity and rights of transgenders in order to prevent discrimination introduced in Lok Sabha

A bill which defines the identity and rights of Transgenders to prohibit discrimination against them was introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday

Transgender rights Bill sent to Cabinet after social justice ministry incorporates Parliamentary panel recommendations
India

Transgender rights Bill sent to Cabinet after social justice ministry incorporates Parliamentary panel recommendations

The Social Justice ministry has sent a Bill on transgender rights to the Cabinet after finalising nine amendments, including those in the definition of the term 'transgender', keeping with the recommendations of a Parliamentary panel

Tamil Nadu, once a pioneering state for welfare of transgenders, now shuns the third gender
India

Tamil Nadu, once a pioneering state for welfare of transgenders, now shuns the third gender

Unspent money, no welfare board, no members to represent transgenders, Tamil Nadu once a model state for transgender policies now crumbles.