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Elon Musk calls trans pronouns 'esthetic nightmare'; netizens call him out

December 17, 2020 6:12 pm

Elon Musk's tweets caused a stir on social media with netizens calling him out for "not respecting trans people"

Panama’s coronavirus gender curfew sidelines transgender people

April 24, 2020 3:50 pm

Human Rights Watch has urged Panama's president to prevent discrimination against transgender people, following several reports of harassment.

After 377, career options have opened up for transgender persons: Filmmaker Naveen

October 24, 2020 2:27 pm

Naveen's new documentary Singular: The Queen of Success is a first-of-its-kind film that traces the journey of trans model Archie Singh.

Explained: What transgenders' rights Bill passed by Lok Sabha says

August 12, 2019 7:49 am

The Bill prohibits discrimination against a transgender person on grounds including denial, discontinuation or unfair treatment in educational establishments, services, employment, healthcare.

No one will give job to a hijra even now: Punjab's first transgender member in National Lok Adalat

July 16, 2018 5:46 am

Mohini says that she is disappointed that despite several directions of the Supreme Court to rehabilitate LGBT community, they remain on paper only.

Meet Nandana, SFI's first transgender district committee member in Kerala

May 25, 2018 5:26 pm

Nandana Vishnu joined the SFI right after high school in 2015. Noted transgender activist and 'Abhaasam' actress Sheetal Shyam among others were the ones who supported and motivated her to join SFI for they felt her voice is a much-needed one in the society.

Eunuchs never fall sick because they clap, claims SP MP

March 14, 2015 2:54 am

He was participating in a debate on a private member Bill which sought equal rights for transgenders.

Letters to the editor: Time to act

September 15, 2014 12:44 am

It is high time political parties across the board realised this and changed their tack.

In order, court cites ‘new social needs’

April 16, 2014 12:03 am

It noted the Constitution promised array of rights and beneficial measures to everyone under its ambit of Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles of State Policy.