transgender

‘Playing a transgender made me braver’

Konkona Sen Sharma tells STUTI KUTE that essaying the role of a transgender in short film A Monsoon Date caused a shift in perspective

‘Not here for decoration’: Thai transgender lawmakers make history in Parliament

‘Not here for decoration’: Thai transgender lawmakers make history in Parliament

Smiling broadly, Tanwarin triumphantly cast her vote for Prime Minister as the first transgender MPs enter Parliament in Thailand

Transgender Bachao: EC nod to separate ID cards

Transgender Bachao: EC nod to separate ID cards

Bhopal: The transgender voters in the city are elated that they will cast their votes under their own gender identity in Lok Sabha electi...Read More

Bhopal: Sagar can’t get more honest, dedicated representative than me, says Kamla Bua

Kamla Bua, the first transgender in the country to be elected as head of a civic body, is all set to contest the Lok Sabha elections from...Read More

Tamil cinema opens doors to transgender characters; check out the deets

Tamil cinema opens doors to transgender characters; check out the deets

Chennai: There was a general perception that Tamil cinema wasn’t too kind to transgednders – but not any more. It is heartening to finall...Read More

Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi? Mystics split over results

Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi? Mystics split over results

Mumbai: Transgender mystic Zoya Lobo turns over three oracle cards, studies them for a minute and looks up. PM Narendra Modi will definit...Read More

Transgender seeks name, gender change in education records: Delhi HC asks CBSE, DU to help her

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday directed CBSE and Delhi University to work out a way to help a transgender who is seeking ch...Read More

Defying all odds, MP man marries transgender on Valentine’s Day

Defying all odds, MP man marries transgender on Valentine’s Day

Madhya Pradesh: Despite facing stiff opposition from his parents, an Indore-based man tied the knot with a transgender at a temple in the...Read More

Indore: Marriage solemnised, city gets its first transgender couple

Indore: Marriage solemnised, city gets its first transgender couple

Indore: Love transcends all and knows no boundary. The city witnessed one such heart-touching event on Valentine’s Day. On the day, known...Read More

Transgender gunned down in Pakistan

Peshawar: A transgender was killed and another critically injured when unknown armed men riding a motorbike open fired at their vehicle i...Read More

A transgender might bear children but irrigation scheme in Maharashtra’s Sangli won’t be completed: Nitin Gadkari’s remark stirs controversy

A transgender might bear children but irrigation scheme in Maharashtra’s Sangli won’t be completed: Nitin Gadkari’s remark stirs controversy

Mumbai: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said “even a transgender would bear children but an irrigation scheme in Maharashtra’s San...Read More

In praise of the ‘Rainbow Warriors’

In praise of the ‘Rainbow Warriors’

I am a proud transman!” shouted one of the posters as I took my first walk at the Queer Pride walk on Sunday, November 25, with rainbow c...Read More

Won’t vote till IDs are not updated: Transgenders

BHOPAL :  Disappointed with Voter IDs not having a separate column for their gender some members of transgender community in the city hav...Read More

No acche din for hijra community yet, says transgender poet Disha Shaikh

No acche din for hijra community yet, says transgender poet Disha Shaikh

“Our strength is in our unity and we have to be one and together. However, after 2014 (judgment), the government has been taking steps to...Read More

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

Section 377 Verdict: Finally, out of the closet

I want to break free and say I am a queer

Madhya Pradesh: Speech-impaired ‘transgender’ attacked for being ‘child lifter’

Jhabua: A speech-impaired person was allegedly assaulted by a mob at Meghnagar railway station in Madhya Pradesh’s Jhabua district on sus...Read More

LGBT looks up to Supreme Court for securing their rights

LGBT looks up to Supreme Court for securing their rights

Bhopal: “We are confident that the decision of the Supreme Court will go in our favour. Once section 377 of the IPC is decriminalized, no...Read More

Justice to Indian LGBT long overdue: Celina Jaitly

Justice to Indian LGBT long overdue: Celina Jaitly

Mumbai: Actress Celina Jaitly says justice to the Indian LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community is long overdue, and tha...Read More

Playing transgender isn’t easy: Kubbra Sait

Mumbai, Actress Kubbra Sait says essaying a transgender in web series “Sacred Games” was challenging as there was no reference material.”...Read More

Scarlett Johansson draws criticism for playing transgender role

Scarlett Johansson draws criticism for playing transgender role

Washington DC: Hollywood diva Scarlett Johansson is in the midst of a controversy after she drew criticism for choosing to play the role ...Read More