Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
When Caitlyn said that she wants to be treated like a "normal woman", transgender activist Jenny Boylan said, "You are a normal woman, right now, today. You don't need a man to make you a woman. Now that you're in the sisterhood, you have gone to such trouble to be a woman; don't be a stupid one. Be a smart one."
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 24, 2015
A US Marine accused of murder told a Philippine court today he fought with and subdued a transgender Filipina in self-defence but denied murdering her, his lawyer said.
mid-day.com | Monday August 24, 2015
Before the film is thrown open for public viewing in India, Krishna wants to show the film to Aamir. She shares, "Aamir sir is quite aware of social issues and I am sure his inputs on my documentary based on the struggles of transgender people will help"
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 21, 2015
Transgender Olympic champion Caitlyn Jenner could face misdemeanor manslaughter charges over a deadly car crash in February when Los Angeles police reveal the results of an investigation into the accident next week.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 19, 2015
The White House said Tuesday it had hired its first openly transgender official, a move which supporters said underscored the administration's drive against inequality.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday August 14, 2015
As India marks its 69th Independence Day, the Internet finds itself flooded with celebratory videos. Several are versions of the National Anthem but none are as powerful a reminder of what it means to be independent in India than this one.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 10, 2015
Nepal issued its first transgender passport today in a move which rights groups hailed as a breakthrough.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
The Tripura government today announced an allowance of Rs 500 per month for the transgender people in the state.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 20, 2015
Batting for equal rights to the transgenders, Rajya Sabha MP Tiruchi Siva, who introduced the private memer's bill in support of the community, today said the centuries old stigma attached with them must stop now.
Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Thursday July 16, 2015
If you want to see what courage looks, likes meet Jacob Wanderling.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Thursday July 16, 2015
Formerly Bruce Jenner, the US decathlon champion of the 1976 Montreal Olympics seized the moment for transgender advocacy as she collected the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the nationally televised ESPY sports awards gala in Los Angeles.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The US military will consider opening its doors to transgender people who are currently banned from service and can be booted out if discovered, Pentagon chief Ashton Carter said Monday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday July 12, 2015
The West Bengal government is planning to launch a helpline and start sex reassignment surgery (SRS) facilities in state-run hospitals for transgenders, a member of the state's Transgender Development Board said on Saturday.
Kerala News | Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday July 11, 2015
In a first in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram, nearly 200 members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or LGBT paraded across the streets, dressed in varied hues, demanding the revocation of section 377 of the Indian Penal Code or IPC and asking for a life of dignity.
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 6, 2015
The transgender group on sunday demanded for government jobs for the community as well a implementaion of recommendations of the NALSA judgment.
India News | Sutapa Deb | Sunday July 5, 2015
Over a year after the Supreme Court's landmark judgement on transgender rights, one group among the transgender community continues to be left out - transgender men.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 24, 2015
One of the Philippines' top nightclubs has issued an apology after its bouncers barred a transgender fashion designer from entering, triggering outrage in celebrity circles.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 17, 2015
UPSC today told the Delhi High Court that it cannot include transgenders as a third gender for applying for civil services exam as the category was not yet clearly defined by the Supreme Court.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
"Audrey plans to discuss her story with the houseguests in her own words during the premiere episode"
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 10, 2015
India's first transgender college principal took on the reins of her new job in West Bengal on Tuesday amid good wishes and gifts.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 4, 2015
Caitlyn spent some time deciding whether to spell her name with a C or a K
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 2, 2015
"Welcome to the world Caitlyn. Can't wait for you to get to know her/me"
Reuters | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Bruce Jenner, 65, became the most high-profile American to identify as transgender, making the announcement in an interview with ABC's Diane Sawyer in April.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Caitlyn Jenner, the transgender Olympic champion formerly known as Bruce, unveiled her new name and sexy look Monday in a Vanity Fair covershoot - drawing widespread praise and smashing a Twitter record.