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First transgender couple married in Cuba

The couple had to register their civil union according to the official genders on their identity documents, though.

19 Jul 2019 4:25 PM

Thousands join gay pride parades around the world in Mexico

Human rights activist Jose Luis Gutierrez, 43, said the march is about visibility and rights for Mexico's vulnerable transgender population.

30 Jun 2019 9:34 AM

In a first, transgenders take holy dip at Kumbh Mela

On Tuesday, dozens of transgenders splashed in sacred waters of Ganges and Yamuna alongside revered Hindu ascetics at Kumbh Mela.

16 Jan 2019 1:40 PM

Lok Sabha passes Transgender bill, seeks to empower community with separate identity

The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016, seeks to define transgenders and prohibit discrimination against them.

17 Dec 2018 7:07 PM

Pakistan Supreme Court to provide jobs to transgenders

Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar on Tuesday said two transgenders would be provided jobs in the Supreme Court.

12 Sep 2018 3:28 PM


Maneka Gandhi apologises for ‘other ones’ quip

Says she was embarrassed by her own lack of knowledge.

31 Jul 2018 1:03 AM

Maneka Gandhi apologises for calling transgenders ‘other ones’ in LS

Maneka Gandhi also announced that in future all official communication will use the term TGs for transgenders.

30 Jul 2018 9:30 PM

New makeup brand Jecca proving beauty is genderless

There is a new unisex beauty brand on the horizon, designed with transgender women in mind.

13 Dec 2017 1:40 PM

Trump administration moves to block hiring of transgender recruits to Pentagon

Trump sent out three tweets in July saying that transgender troops could not serve ‘in any capacity’ in the military.

08 Dec 2017 11:24 AM

Trans people to campaign in Ayodhya for civic polls

Gulshan said that her community members form Gujarat, Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh would join her campaign.

15 Nov 2017 2:08 AM


In MP, transgenders turns Swachchh mission mascots

Constructed at a cost of Rs 37 lakh, the trans-toilet facility has a separate make-up room for them.

03 Oct 2017 1:28 AM

Transgenders laud privacy verdict, hope for change

Community hopes new privacy act will end Article 377.

30 Aug 2017 1:39 PM

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

Gorakhpur transgenders build own road

This is not the first time that transgenders of Gorakhpur have delivered a slap on the system.

20 Jul 2017 3:04 AM

A right step forward?

In a progressive step, IGNOU recently announced free education for transgenders.

05 Jul 2017 12:47 AM


Droptaxi hires transgenders for promotional work in TN

The transgenders hand out pamphlets and talk about the company and services offered.

19 Jun 2017 2:58 PM

Transgenders selected for Metro jobs in Kerala

A few of them will join the canteen at the coach maintenance depot at Muttom.

13 May 2017 3:15 AM

Ramjas helps improve transgenders’ lifestyle

A group of Ramjas College students help transgender community open beauty parlour for all to generate a regular source of income.

21 Mar 2017 3:28 AM