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Transgenders can be better leaders, Kerala's lone TG candidate

March 26, 2021 2:34 pm

A celebrity make-up artist, radio jockey, TV news-reader and an established stage show anchor, Anannyah Kumari Alex is contesting in Vengara constituency in Malappuram district as the candidate of Democratic Social Justice Party (DSJP).

Turkey's LGBT+ endure brutal attacks amid Erdogan reign

March 17, 2021 6:28 pm

Transgender people in Turkey frequently face violent attacks that go unpunished. LGBT+ activists are demanding more justice and safety, amid a political system that fosters a hostile environment.

Set up separate toilet facilities for transgender people in offices: Delhi govt to depts, MCDs

February 17, 2021 2:45 pm

In the annual budget for 2021-22, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has decided to provide public toilets exclusively for the third gender in the national capital.

Biden reverses Trump ban on transgender people in military

January 26, 2021 3:26 pm

The new order prohibits any service member from being forced out of the military on the basis of gender identity.

Transgender community demands special package amid COVID-19 lockdown

April 28, 2020 4:32 pm

The transgender community requested the government to provide an assured subsistence of at least Rs 3,000 per month to every transgender person, until the situation returns to normalcy.

'Belonging to the third gender': Tamil Nadu transgender activists slam government over new official term

November 26, 2019 2:13 pm

The State government has replaced the usage of the term Thirunangai with Moondram Palinathavar in all official records.

A 'dream come true' for the transwoman winner; recognition for the entire trans community

October 12, 2019 10:36 am

If there was anything different about the third edition of the Miss Trans Queen India 2019, it was that all the participants could take heart from the fact that the winners represented the entire LGBTQ+ community.

'They told me to grow moustache and walk like man': TN transwoman alleges harassment by family

September 29, 2019 12:54 pm

She claimed that her relatives abused her, attacked and ill-treated her to an extent where they chopped off her hair, tore her dresses and told her to behave like "a man".

Pune: Special drive to encourage communities to avail benefits of financial assistance scheme

September 06, 2019 8:28 am

The Sanjay Gandhi Niradhar Anudan scheme is applicable for destitute persons aged below 65 years, orphan children, the differently-abled, those suffering from TB, cancer, AIDS, leprosy and other critical illnesses.

Video: Transgenders lathicharged for allegedly creating ruckus inside Meerut police station

June 10, 2019 10:18 pm

"Things have come to the fore, transgenders misbehaved, but force was used to control them. If force used was more than required, probe to be conducted," SSP was quoted as saying by ANI.