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Tuesday, July 05, 2022

Third gender


Manipur Film Awards: Bishesh Huirem becomes first transgender to win best actor award

April 09, 2022 9:18 pm

Bishesh Huirem received the award for her sterling performance in portraying a transgender character in the film 'Apaiba Leichil' (floating clouds), which also clinched the Special Mention Award.

Delhi HC seeks Centre’s stand on plea to extend Section 377 provisions to third gender

October 15, 2019 7:23 am

The Supreme Court had recognized transgender persons as the third gender in a landmark ruling, saying it was addressing a “human rights issue”.

Delhi: Special drive in Chandni Chowk to enroll third gender voters

April 05, 2019 2:47 am

A special logo to spread awareness on the subject, which was released by Singh and Chandni Chowk Returning Officer Tanvi Garg, shows the third gender symbol along with the slogan — “har rang loktantra ka rang, har vyakti lok tantra ke sang”.

Braving taunts, Vicky discovers ‘her’ gender, finds her calling at 32

January 21, 2015 1:49 am

Thanks to the 2014 SC verdict recognising transgender as the third gender, she now has a salaried job.

Bihar gives nod to recognise third gender, to extend reservation benefits

September 10, 2014 10:40 am

Eunuchs, even those coming from upper castes, will be treated as OBC and will get reservation benefits.

On JNUSU form, third gender option

September 03, 2014 9:13 am

All students’ organisations are raising the pitch for various critical issues on the campus.

Third gender not an option in varsities yet

June 28, 2014 3:04 am

The Supreme Court also ordered to consider “third gender” as OBC.