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Transgender Persons Bill

Bill passed to protect transgenders’ rights

Gehlot added a transgender person will be able to avail the benefits of schemes offered by states as well as the Centre.

27 Nov 2019 1:46 AM

Indian transgender couple wed in emotional ceremony

'Rainbow wedding': Transgender couple from West Bengal marry among friends and family.

08 Aug 2019 11:07 AM

Why prove existence?

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019, wants trans people to ‘prove their gender’ before the district magistrate.

08 Aug 2019 12:00 AM

Due respect at last?

Just approved, the Transgender Persons (Protection of Right) Bill comes as great news for the community.

13 Jul 2019 1:16 AM

Transgender community protests against Transgender Persons Bill (2018) in Mumbai

‘If you cannot provide us employment, don't take our livelihood away,’ said Vicky Shinde, a member of transgender community.

27 Dec 2018 1:26 PM


Making new laws without empathy

The Transgender Persons Bill, 2016, which is meant to uplift an oppressed community, seems to be an eyewash.

24 Dec 2017 12:08 AM

Transgenders should have option to choose their gender: Parliamentary panel

It further observed the definition of transgender was unscientific and primitive and based on biological attributes.

22 Jul 2017 2:10 PM