transgenders

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VOICES

 |  Breaking views  |  4-minute read
Transgenders, Dipak Misra, Supreme Court, Homosexuality

Section 377 struck down: Not just homosexuals, why it is time for everyone to celebrate

This article has been co-authored by DU research fellow Ramanand and Gauri Pande of Center of Policy Research & Governance.

VARIETY

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

Photo essay: The Hijras of Delhi

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

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Prostitution, Transgenders, Women, Sex workers

Sex workers are not objects. 10 films show cinema on prostitution must change

It is important that they break free of the gender binary and represent sex workers as human beings

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
2016, The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, Mercy killing, Transgenders

Transwoman refused job by Air India wants mercy killing: When will prejudice die in India?

We need strong laws to ensure transpeople are not discriminated against.

VOICES

 |  4-minute read
Gender identity, Parliament, Supreme Court, Transgenders

Why Transgender Persons Bill, 2016 is hugely problematic

One can only hope that the retrograde bill does not become a law in its present form.

VOICES

 |  The Castaways  |  16-minute read

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.