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transgender community

PIL in HC seeks separate toilets for transgenders, court asks Delhi govt to reply

The petition filed by Jasmine Kaur Chhabra said the Centre has released funds but no separate toilets have been made for the transgenders

26 Jul 2021 1:52 PM

DCW chairman writes to Lok Sabha Speaker, slams Transgender Bill

In a letter to LS Speaker Om Birla, Swati Maliwal wrote that this Bill, if passed in its present form, will be detrimental to the community.

26 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

Transgender activist demands for separate clinics

Sawant has demanded that the government set up a separate department exclusively for the transgender community.

19 Jun 2019 3:16 AM

My hard work paid off: Sanjana Singh, first transgender officer in MP govt

Sanjana Singh believes parents should not try to change their children but accept them as they are.

16 Mar 2019 3:58 PM

Transcending boundaries

A three-day acting workshop for the transgender community will have celebrated industry professionals in attendance.

06 Mar 2019 1:54 AM


Awarded Padma Shri for my talent; not physical differentiation: Narthaki Nataraj

Narthaki Nataraj became the first person from the trans community to receive a Padma Shri, the third highest civilian award in the country.

06 Feb 2019 12:34 PM

Transgender community deserves better after 2014 ruling by SC

Many hijras do not transition medically and prefer not to undergo any surgical intervention.

10 Jan 2019 1:42 AM

After Sec 377 verdict, Odisha's first transgender official hopes to marry soon

SC should now give approval for same-sex marriage, inheritance of property as per right to equality, says Aishwarya Rutuparna Pradhan.

09 Sep 2018 6:54 PM

Transgender activists urge state govt's to 'learn a lesson' from Kerala

Kerala, one of the most transgender-friendly states, recently announced that they would cover the cost of gender reassignment surgeries.

08 Aug 2018 2:32 PM

Transgender students to get seat reservation in colleges, universities in Kerala

The objective of the move is to provide marginalised group better opportunities for higher education and bring them to forefront of society.

04 Jul 2018 6:27 PM


Education closest to my heart, says Miss India 2018

Will try and retain Miss World crown, says Anukreethy Vas

22 Jun 2018 9:34 AM

Miss India 2018: I want to keep the blue crown back, says winner Anukreethy Vas

Vas’ win is a milestone moment for Tamil Nadu which gets a Miss India winner for first time since pageant’s inception 55-years back.

21 Jun 2018 5:31 PM

Transgenders track rights with verve and energy

Despite frequent setbacks, there is no denying the TGs are inching their way up on the social and economic ladder.

06 Oct 2017 6:22 AM

Questioning a prerogative

This is coming from a person who is newly exposed to issues of transgenders.

03 Aug 2017 12:34 AM

Train of thought: Progressive track

With its green, gender and worker-friendly ways of doing things, Kochi Metro is not just an infrastructure project but a change agent.

24 Jul 2017 1:56 AM


Transgenders in Pune on fast for cause of farmers

Over 50 transgender from Pune protested at the Council Hall.

03 May 2017 3:02 AM

Respect transgenders, CBFC tells team Begum

The CBFC has also asked the word ‘saali’ to be removed whenever spoken in context of the country’s Independence.

11 Apr 2017 12:17 AM

Transcending stereotypes

A fair in the city is all set to give hope of independence and fuel entrepreneurial ambitions of members from the transgender community.

06 Apr 2017 12:26 AM