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Jun 21, 2018
Denied by banks, transgender activist seeks help online for home loan; fears eviction from rented accommodationAkkai Padmashali turned to Change.Org, a technology platform for social change which allows people to start and support campaigns on issues that concern them.
Jun 15, 2018
Kerala HC verdict on transgender identity begs question: Why has State failed to formulate NALSA judgment into law?We may celebrate the Kerala HC judgment on transgender identity, by saying that it is a victory for the LGBTQI community. But in reality, it is not.
May 24, 2018
13 transgenders to contest Pakistan general elections in July; Election Commission says candidates will empower community13 transgenders will contest the upcoming Pakistan general elections.
May 17, 2018
On IDAHOBIT 2018, three stories that underscore the need for a perspective shift on gender, sexualityPoint of View is bringing forward many stories through a series called 'Life, Actually' — part of their campaign for IDAHOBIT 2018
May 11, 2018
Karnataka trans people struggle to get mainstreamed in politics, secure voter IDs as parties remain oblivious to their plightTransgenders are often asked to distribute pamphlets, put up banners, sloganeer and even dance to draw the attention of voters. A major grouse is that they are forgotten soon after the elections are over.
Apr 20, 2018
LGBT activists in London call for decriminalisation of homosexuality in Commonwealth countriesActivists gathered in London for a protest denouncing homophobia and calling for the decriminalisation of homosexuality in Commonwealth countries.
Apr 10, 2018
Commonwealth Games 2018: Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard fears her elbow injury could be 'career-ending'Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard who made waves at the Commonwealth Games said her career may be over after she suffered a dramatic injury mid-competition.
Apr 02, 2018
Denied job due to her gender by Air India, Shanavi Ponnusamy fights for equal employment opportunities for trans peopleShanavi Ponnusamy identifies as a transwoman but was forced to apply as a woman for a job because Air India doesn't yet accommodate transgenders as a separate category
Mar 18, 2018
Transgender rights Bill sent to Cabinet after social justice ministry incorporates Parliamentary panel recommendationsThe Social Justice ministry has sent a Bill on transgender rights to the Cabinet after finalising nine amendments, including those in the definition of the term 'transgender', keeping with the recommendations of a Parliamentary panel
Mar 09, 2018
Navi Mumbai's Third Eye Cafe has employed transgender people, to help them live with dignityBy giving them gainful employment, Third Eye Cafe is helping transgender people to integrate into the mainstream