World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 4, 2015
A federal judge in San Francisco has ordered California to pay for a sex-change operation for a biologically male prisoner that could cost as much as $100,000.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 2, 2013
A 44-year-old Belgian in distress after a failed sex change was euthanised this week after doctors agreed to the mercy-killing on psychological grounds, national media said Tuesday.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday May 7, 2012
The Bombay High Court today heard the plea of Bidhan Barua, a youngster from Guwahati who wants to undergo a sex change operation. In his plea, Bidhan seeks to restrain his parents, who are reportedly attempting to stop the surgery.
India News | NDTV Correspondent with inputs from PTI | Wednesday May 2, 2012
Bidhan Barua, who wants to undergo a sex change operation, today threatened to commit suicide after the Bombay High Court refused to hear his petition that seeks to restrain his parents, who are reportedly attempting to stop the surgery. The 21-year-old student had alleged that his parents had threatened the doctors at the Saifee Hospital, who have...
Mumbai News | Reported by Tejas Mehta | Friday April 27, 2012
A college student from Guwahati has taken his parents to court alleging that they are trying to prevent him from a sex-change operation. His father says the surgery cannot be treated as "a personal decision" and that the 21-year-old must get the consent of his entire family, including his grand-parents and his uncles. "I gave birth to a son, not a ...
Kavita S Kanwar | Thursday September 2, 2010
A Bulgarian male fan of pop star Lady Gaga is undergoing a sex change operation to become her body double.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday July 5, 2010
A woman lawyer has undergone sex reassignment surgery, claiming she has done so to save herself from forced marriage by her family."I did not want a family life which is being forced on girls in our society," the woman, who is in her mid-30s, said.Plastic and cosmetic surgeon Akshya Kumar Rout, who is treating her, said now she will be able to lead...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 28, 2010
In the first ruling of its kind in Pakistan, a court has allowed a man suffering from gender identity disorder to undergo an operation to change his sex.