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VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Coronavirus in india, Aadhaar, Hijras, Transgender

Being a transperson in India during Covid-19 pandemic

With compromised immune systems, the transgender community is at a high risk of contracting Covid-19. However, lack of governmental support and reluctance to get medical treatment owing to stigma is compounding the problems.

VARIETY

 |  1-minute read
Transsexual, Transgenders, Hijras, Eunuch

Photo essay: The Hijras of Delhi

In Delhi's Patparganj, they live in their own commune.

LIFE

 |  3-minute read
HIV, Hijras, Transgender, LGBTQ

Smile, next time you see a hijra at a traffic signal

The documentary is the second of a three-part series on the LGBT community in India.

POLITICS

 |  Miscellany  |  4-minute read
Hijras, Transgenders, National Anthem, Independence Day

Why a group of hijras singing the national anthem is inspiring

It is a great addition to a culture of visibility spawned by the rising stars among NGOs devoted to the cause.

POLITICS

 |  Below The Belt  |  6-minute read
LGBTQ, Transgender, Hijras, Manabi Bandopadhyay

India’s first transgender college principal has a lesson for all of us

Will news of Manabi Bandopadhyay change the way we look at the third gender?