World  /  Published 20.01.22

Pak's first trans doc

Leading activist Sarah Gill has become Pakistan’s first transgender doctor after clearing the MBBS (Final) examination from Karachi’s Jinnah Medical and Dental College. Gill, 23, is also ...
By PTI in Islamabad

News  /  Published 10.01.22

DU’s Kalindi College forms transgender cell to sensitize students, create awareness

More than 300 students have registered for the cell, apart from several teachers...
By Our Correspondent

India  /  Published 21.12.21

K'taka: Transgenders to become cops

In an initiative to promote gender equality, the Karnataka police has for the first time invited applications from transgenders for the posts of 'Special Reserve Sub-Inspector'. The notificat...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Bengaluru

Culture  /  Published 18.11.21

Saisha Shinde on gender dysphoria & more

Could you take us briefly through your phase of transitioning? There was so much myth and misinformation around that clouded my mind regarding therapy. Some even went as far to tell me that I could b...
By Priyanka A. Roy

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.09.21

Tata Steel to open doors to transgenders

Tata Steel will become the first company in the country to open doors to transgender persons in the mining sector. Tata Steel has sought applications only from transgenders for the role of heavy eart...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur


India  /  Published 29.08.21

Delhi: Trans persons get separate toilets

 In a bid to enhance accessibility to passengers belonging to the transgender community, the DMRC has allowed them access to separate toilet facilities at its metro stations, which were hitherto ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 03.08.21

Transgender activist gunned down

Bike-borne youths gunned down Sumana Dhar, a transgender person, when she was about to step into her house in Sabitri Pally in Nimta, about 16km north from the heart of Calcutta, on Sunday evening. S...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.07.21

HC: cameras in public vehicles

The division bench of acting Chief Justice Rajesh Bindal and Justice Arijit Banerjee of Calcutta High Court asked the state transport authorities on Friday to consider if CCTV cameras could be fitted ...
By Our Legal Reporter in Calcutta

India  /  Published 21.07.21

Kerala: Trans activist dead

Noted trans activist Anannyah Kumari Alex, Kerala's first radio jockey from the third gender community, was found dead at her apartment in Ernnakulam district, following which the government order...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Thiruvananthapuram

India  /  Published 21.06.21

Transcending Boundaries

"Since I became Mahamandaleshwar, I have become more patient, more Indian in my outlook than Western, and I have started to comprehend myself make sense of who I really am…. As...
By Priyam Marik


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