NCERT releases training material to sensitise teachers, administrators about transgender, gender-nonconforming children
The training material explains concepts such as gender identity, gender incongruence, gender dysphoria, gender affirmation among various others. It also provides definitions of terms that people use to identify themselves; some of these are gender fluid, agender, transfeminine, and transmasculine.
Amidst conversations on comic books and their representation of the LGBTQIA+ community, a look at some queer characters from comic-verses that have captured popular imagination through the years.
Bisexuality in men revisited in new study; draws criticism for interpreting sexual orientation from genital arousal
The study is one of the first scientific attempts at differentiating between gay and bisexual men.
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Lok Sabha exit polls, Game of Thrones finale, Dutee Chand; today's must-read stories
Pollsters predicted that Bihar is among those states that will play a major role in BJP's likely stellar performance for the second successive Lok Sabha election.
Dutee Chand's brave coming out opens up new avenues of discussions on homosexuality, bisexuality and queerness in sport
In a country, too, where even the limited conversations the public has had about the LGBTQI community have been restricted to gay men, Dutee has opened up new avenues of discussion
Ranveer Singh talks about his portrayal and preparation to play the bisexual ruler Alauddin Khilji in Padmaavat. The audience and critics react to his performance and Sanjay Leela Bhansali's depiction
Coming out as a bisexual has its unique set of challenges, as b isexuals get short shrift not only from the heterosexual majority, but also from the LGBT community.
Everything you'll ever overhear at any LGBT party you'll ever attend.
In a world that strongly identifies as black or white, it’s sad to see that a bisexual falls into the grey area that neither gay nor straight communities understand. Why should they have the best of both worlds while they decide what they want, they say — however, what most people don’t understand is the fact that bisexuality is not a stopover, it’s a destination.