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Turning stigma to success

India’s first transgender band croons its way to glory.

03 Mar 2019 12:19 AM

MP: 2 transgender booked for forcefully making man undergo gender transition

The duo first offered the man a job at their house and then forcefully castrated him.

06 Feb 2019 4:08 PM

Transgenders offer prayers at Kumbh wishing for early construction of Ram temple

Members of the group took a ritualistic dip in sacred waters, considered a confluence of the Ganga, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati rivers.

23 Jan 2019 12:08 PM

Reclaiming lost glory

From pariah to demi-god: transgender leader a star at the Kumbh Mela.

21 Jan 2019 9:00 PM

Apsara Reddy appointed as Congress’ first transgender officebearer

Apsara Reddy has been appointed as National General Secretary of All India Mahila Congress (AIMC).

08 Jan 2019 8:27 PM


Miss Spain Angela Ponce becomes first transgender woman to compete in Miss Universe

According to Ponce, she embraced the competition as a challenge to fulfil her personal ambitions and represent Spanish Culture to world.

18 Dec 2018 4:55 PM

4 transgenders offer prayers to Lord Ayyappa in Sabarimala

The transgender delegation was earlier stopped from proceeding towards Lord Ayyappa temple.

18 Dec 2018 3:10 PM

Nepal stalls on LGBT rights despite early strides

Gay and transgender Nepalis still confronting obstacles to jobs and schools, and marriage equality a distant prospect.

30 Nov 2018 1:51 PM

In Indonesia, transgender women find haven in Islamic boarding school

Rights activists say hardline Islamist groups are fast eroding the country’s long-standing reputation for tolerance of minorities.

16 Oct 2018 11:47 AM

Research suggests transgender teens are at a higher risk of suicide

Teens that do not identify as exclusively male or female are at the greatest risk for attempting suicide.

12 Sep 2018 10:02 AM


Doctors should ask teens about gender identity, experts

Doctors also need more training on how to sensitively engage transgender youth during medical visits.

04 Sep 2018 1:37 PM

Transgender people more prone to heart disease risk, finds study

Hormone therapy may be the reason why.

03 Aug 2018 4:07 PM

Casting call

When it comes to films and television, is the reservation of LGBTQ roles for members of the community warranted?

21 Jul 2018 12:14 AM

Transgender Miss Universe contender speaks up for trans kids

Angela Ponce wants to make history as a role model for trans children around the globe.

11 Jul 2018 7:21 PM

Hormone therapy increases stroke risk for transgender women

Here is what a new study has found.

10 Jul 2018 8:30 PM


Surgeons create penis for transgender man using skin from his forearm

Surgeons have created a penis for a transgender man using skin from his forearm - allowing him to feel full sensation of the organ.

29 Jun 2018 2:13 PM

Government bid to bring transgenders into mainstream

The committee will also look for ways to map the population of the transgenders in the city.

23 Jun 2018 6:51 AM

Pak court orders ID cards to transgender voters in 15 days

Justice Nisar said he would personally monitor progress and constitute special courts to resolve pertinent issues.

19 Jun 2018 6:35 AM

Maharashtra cop undergoing sex change operation to be treated as male constable

Salve received a letter from the state Home department last month allowing her to go on leave to undergo the surgery.

05 Jun 2018 4:23 PM

New survey reveals LGBTQ teens experience high levels of stress

High number of LGBTQ youth report they have trouble sleeping at night

17 May 2018 3:36 PM