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Nov 28, 2018
From Manipur's trans community, stories of hope, despair, triumph and rebellionFive stories of transgender individuals from Manipur, and how they navigate personal conflict and societal strife
Oct 30, 2017
Delhi HC asks Navy to consider alternate job for transgender sailor removed from service after sex changeThe court said that while the person deserved to be punished for indiscipline for being absent without leave, but where there was a medical condition, it may be seen from a different perspective
Jul 21, 2017
Transgenders should have option to choose gender, says parliamentary panelThe Parliamentary Standing Committee felt that the proposed definition of transgender in the bill is in stark contrast to global developments, where transgenders have been granted the right to self-determine and to seek benefits according to such identity
Jun 24, 2017
US military chiefs ask for hold on transgender people enlisting; defence secy to take final decisionUS military chiefs are asking for more time to implement a policy that will allow transgenders to enlist in the service branches, the Pentagon announced.
Jun 11, 2017
Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences appoints Sadhana Kinnar, a transgender, as social development officerThe Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) on Sunday said it had appointed a transgender as a social development officer.
May 25, 2017
Tamil Nadu, once a pioneering state for welfare of transgenders, now shuns the third genderUnspent money, no welfare board, no members to represent transgenders, Tamil Nadu once a model state for transgender policies now crumbles.
Mar 26, 2017
Badass Indian pin-ups: Art that challenges what an Indian woman looks likeThe battle against sexism has evolved and it rages on, but we must say, it’s never looked as good as it has in the form of these Indian pin-ups!
Nov 05, 2016
Transgender bill fails to incorporate spirit of NALSA verdict, community fears denial of rightsPending in Lok Sabha, if the bill gets passed, it would reverse all the gains for dignity and equal rights that the community has collectively championed for in the past several decades.
Oct 07, 2015
Delhi HC bats for transgender student Shivy, lets him go back home to USIn a judgment which has major implications for gender identity in India, the Delhi HC directed the police to give protection to a transgender student, Shivy, so that he could return to the US.
Oct 31, 2014
Booked under Section 377: Bangalore techie's story gets extra punch thanks to outdated lawA repeal or reading down of Section 377 will not miraculously remove the social stigma around homosexuality and what consenting adults do in their bedrooms. But it certainly plays its part in giving a sort of official stamp of approval on that stigma.