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Transgender angle gave '5 Weddings' substance: Director

"Sometimes we have to tell stories that nobody would," Gujral responded.

Aug 29, 2018, 10:38 AM IST

We need to be more tolerant of sexual diversity: Monica Dogra

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Jul 24, 2015, 16:19 PM IST

Why are job vacancies only for a man or a woman? asks trans activist Laxmi

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Jul 24, 2015, 16:07 PM IST

Our identity creates obstacles for us: Transgender activists

For the transgender (TG) and Hijra communities, visibility is the biggest challenge as it invites derision and discrimination from people and compounds their problems. This sentiment was echoed by the representatives of the sexual minorities in India at the Third National Hijra Habba or the ‘Transgender Festival’ held in the New Delhi.

Jul 04, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

After Mumbai dabbawallahs, Nepal`s hijras bless British royal wedding

Six years after Mumbai`s famed dabbawallahs - who meticulously supply lunch-boxes to lakhs of office-goers - offered wedding gifts to Prince Charles and his second wife Camilla Parker Bowles, another enterprising community from a neighbouring nation has made a novel gesture for a second British royal wedding.

Apr 20, 2011, 12:44 PM IST