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500 species of fish can change their sex in response to their environment: Research
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500 species of fish can change their sex in response to their environment: Research

One male Bluehead wrasse protects a harem of females, if the male dies, the biggest female becomes male in 10 days.

Indian Navy may get away with sacking sailor Sabi Giri for undergoing sex surgery, but why resist women serving in all roles
India

Indian Navy may get away with sacking sailor Sabi Giri for undergoing sex surgery, but why resist women serving in all roles

The Indian Navy may be legally in the clear on sacking sailor Sabi Giri but India should consider if it still makes sense to maintain these gender restrictions

Fortingall Yew, oldest tree in Britain may be undergoing 'sex change'
World

Fortingall Yew, oldest tree in Britain may be undergoing 'sex change'

The oldest tree in Britain - a male tree which is estimated to be between 3,000 and 5,000 years old - may be undergoing a sex change, say researchers who found that part of it is turning female.

Bradley Manning's 'Chelsea' avatar creates complications for US military
World

Bradley Manning's 'Chelsea' avatar creates complications for US military

Bradley Manning created a whole new set of potential complications for the U.S. military, asking to be known as a woman named Chelsea and to undergo hormone treatment

No law prevents an adult from undergoing sex change surgery: HC
Mumbai

No law prevents an adult from undergoing sex change surgery: HC

The high court said that if there was any threat to the petitioner, Bhidan Barua, he could approach the police for protection. Barua was scheduled to undergo a sex reassignment surgery which was delayed after his parents opposed it.

HC refuses to hear plea on sex change, man threatens suicide
Mumbai

HC refuses to hear plea on sex change, man threatens suicide

The petitioner, a 21-year-old who has been seeking permission to undergo a sex change operation has said he should be granted permission to commit suicide if he's not allowed to undergo the sex change surgery.

How sex change ruined this Canadian model's chances
World

How sex change ruined this Canadian model's chances

Jenna Talackova, 23, was born male, and that led the Miss Universe Canada organisers to disqualify her last week as a finalist in the 61st Miss Universe Canada pageant taking place in May.

Sex-change for kids on the rise in the US
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Sex-change for kids on the rise in the US

Sex change before puberty raises ethical questions. Some doctors say it's harmful to have an irreversible treatment too early, others say withholding it would be more harmful.