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May 20, 2019
Dutee Chand's brave coming out opens up new avenues of discussions on homosexuality, bisexuality and queerness in sportIn 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
May 19, 2019
Sprinter Dutee Chand faces family trouble after opening up on same-sex relationshipUnapologetic about her same-sex relationship with a younger relative, India's fastest woman Dutee Chand is facing a tough battle of acceptance in her family.
May 19, 2019
Ace sprinter Dutee Chand reveals she's in a same-sex relationship, says she has found her 'soulmate'Indian sprinter Dutee Chand revealed that she is in a same-sex relationship a woman from her hometown of Chaka Gopalpur in Odisha.
Apr 28, 2019
In Kerala, intersex candidate for Lok Sabha polls wants to 'protect people's right to be the way they are'25-year-old Aswathi Rajappan is the first openly intersex person to have contested the Lok Sabha polls.
Apr 17, 2019
TIME's 100 Most Influential People: RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani, lawyers Menaka Guruswamy and Arundhati Katju in 2019 listLawyers Menaka Guruswamy and Arundhati Katju were instrumental in the overturning of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code
Apr 03, 2019
The Queer Take: Finding ways to be yourself, despite everyday cruelties that enforce conformityIn his fortnightly column The Queer Take, Joshua Muwiya writes: Every day, I see straight men across this country, look at, speak with, and hold each other in ways that I was told by them to be ashamed of, and to let go.
Mar 19, 2019
India's first LGBTQ theatre group Q Rang launched at Kerala Queer Pride MarchSeveral cultural events followed after the LGBTQ pride march concluded including a performance by the newly launched theatre group Q Rang, directed by Sreejith Sundaram
Mar 07, 2019
Fighting against prejudice: A transwoman's struggle to find a respectable job“I used to help clean houses and maintain lawns, anything to earn a little bit of money and feed myself,” Gudiya relates. And finding acceptance in mainstream society has never been easy, “My Muslim community think of Hijras as untouchables,” she remarks, “They can’t feed us one roti but they can beat the living daylights out of us.”
Feb 04, 2019
Mumbai Pride 2019: First march post-Section 377 verdict sees city's queer community, allies celebrateMumbai witnessed its 14th Pride Parade on Saturday, 2 February 2019. It was the city's largest pride march yet, also its first after the September 2018 judgment decriminalising homosexuality.
Jan 28, 2019
Firstpost Editor's picks: BJP overusing 'dynast' narrative; AAP's rollercoaster ride; living and loving queer India; today's must-read storiesFrom why BJP's dynast attacks on Priyanka Gandhi reeks of laziness to AAP's roller-coaster ride since its formation to India post-Section 377 verdict; today's must-read stories