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Dec 31, 2018
Songs my mother never taught me and how that became my meal ticket in 2018The valuable lesson I learnt in 2018 was that we must always take pride in and talk about the great work women silently put into making us
Dec 28, 2018
Railways to grant 40% fare concession to transgender senior citizens from 1 January onwardsThe concession for a person of the third gender, aged 60 years or above, will be available from New Year's Day, said Central Railway spokesperson Sunil Udasi.
Dec 24, 2018
Transgender Persons Bill 2018: Half-hearted legislation does more harm than good, creates rights that can't be enforcedIt has been four years since the passing of the landmark judgement of the Supreme Court, wherein the court granted recognition and certain rights and protection to the transgender community in India.
Dec 18, 2018
Four transgender women allowed to enter Sabarimala day after Kerala cops asked them to come back in men's clothesFour transgenders, who were denied permission to visit the Sabarimala temple a day ago, on Monday got the sanction to pray at the temple, said one of them.
Nov 19, 2018
Transgender individuals demand safer, gender-neutral bathrooms in India post-Section 377 verdictAlthough institutions are slowly warming up to the idea of building gender-neutral or even restrooms exclusively meant for transgender individuals, the fear of potentially hostile bathroom policies in a public space, is still felt daily.
Nov 18, 2018
LGBTQ community in India reacts to Tinder's update allowing 23 new gender identity optionsPopular dating app Tinder has announced that it will now give its users the ability to add information about their gender outside the binary.
Nov 08, 2018
69-year-old Dutch man Emile Ratelband demands to have age legally reduced to 49 to boost dating prospects on TinderRatelband, 69, who is a famous motivational speaker and media personality in The Netherlands wants to shift his birthday from 11 March 1949 to 11 March 1969, reported BBC. He is suing his local authority after they refused the amend his age on official documents.
Nov 06, 2018
US midterm polls may mark firsts for minority groups: Transgender, Native American, Hispanic candidates hope to break barriersThe 2018 US congressional elections prompted a surge of candidates from minority groups that have not had electoral success in the past. Several have the potential to be the first of their background elected to office on Tuesday.
Sep 10, 2018
SC verdict on Section 377: Members of LGBTQ community say judgment only marks beginning of struggle for freedom"The seven colours of the rainbow send shivers through my body today – colours free from the shadow of Article 377."
Sep 07, 2018
Trans sexuality a complex mix of identities: Transgender-homosexuals are wary of celebrating Section 377 verdictSection 377 has tried to diminish our dignity and our humanity, and in trying to get it scrapped, I feel that many of us have resorted to harmful ways of mobilising people to support our cause.