transgenders

Donald Trump likely to ban transgender US military personnel, reversing Obama

Donald Trump likely to ban transgender US military personnel, reversing Obama

The action, reversing Democratic former President Barack Obama`s policy, halted years of efforts to eliminate barriers to military service based on sexual orientation or gender identity

Jul 27, 2017, 06:28 AM IST

Five transgenders clear NEET

Last year, nine candidates from the transgender category had appeared for the exam and three of them had cleared it.
 

Jun 23, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

Transgenders demolish hospital property in Meerut

A group of agitated transgenders on Friday damaged a hospital in the wake of the murder of former councilor Hazare Fako.

May 19, 2017, 14:24 PM IST
Donald Trump to end protection for transgender students

Donald Trump to end protection for transgender students

The Trump administration plans to roll back protection for transgender students, reversing federal guidance that required public schools to allow children to use bathrooms that matched their gender identities.

Feb 22, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
Pak's Bill on transgender rights copied from India

Pak's Bill on transgender rights copied from India

A Bill in Pakistan that seeks to protect the rights of transgenders apparently is an identical copy of a piece of legislation from India and also a replica of the provision of the 1973 Constitution, reports the Express Tribune.

Feb 09, 2017, 13:37 PM IST

Manipuri transgenders demand apology from minister over attack

Personal security guards and armed personnel of the minister had allegedly beaten up Bishesh Huirem, a film and mobile theatre artiste, following a road rage incident on Wednesday night. 

Sep 17, 2016, 14:48 PM IST
Transgenders to soon be categorised as 'third gender', can change gender after sex-change surgery

Transgenders to soon be categorised as 'third gender', can change gender after sex-change surgery

As per the new government ruling, transgenders will soon be categorised as the 'third gender' and will be eligible for welfare benefits in reservation in jobs and education. 

Jul 21, 2016, 20:23 PM IST
LGBT community snubs 'fascist' Modi govt, questions PM's silence

LGBT community snubs 'fascist' Modi govt, questions PM's silence

The LGBT community members on Friday demanded Prime Minister Narendra Modi to break his silence and speak about what he calls "inclusive society".

Jul 01, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

US military lifts ban on transgender personnel

Transgender personnel will no longer be barred from serving openly in the US military, the Pentagon announced Thursday -- a major milestone that immediately attracted criticism.

Jul 01, 2016, 01:04 AM IST
Gay, lesbian, bisexual don't come under third gender; give reservation to transgenders: SC to Centre

Gay, lesbian, bisexual don't come under third gender; give reservation to transgenders: SC to Centre

The apex court, while ordering the Centre to grant reservation to transgenders, maintained that lesbians, gays and bisexuals do not constitute to be a part of the third gender.

Jun 30, 2016, 13:52 PM IST