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New Delhi [India], October 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday issued notice to the Central government on a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking directions to provide equal protection to the transgender community against sexual offences.
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New Delhi [India], September 26 (ANI): A petition has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking directions to the Central government to make appropriate modification/ interpretation of Sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) dealing with sexual assaults against transgender, transsexuals or
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Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 9 (ANI): A group of transgenders has opened an eatery, Covai Trans Kitchen, in Coimbatore.
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New Delhi [India], Aug 3 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought an Action Taken Report (ATR) from the Chief Secretaries of all the States and Union Territories of India over the plight of transgenders.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bhadrak (Odisha) [India], July 30 (ANI): The pandemic has affected the society severely, including the transgender community. Members of this community in Bhadrak are bearing the brunt of COVID-19 crisis as they face financial hardships.
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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 18 (ANI): The Odisha Government has included transgender community under Madhu Babu Pension Yojana, which aims at providing financial assistance to destitute elderly, differently-abled persons and widows in the state.
Updated : 3 months, 1 week ago IST
Gurugram (Haryana) [India], July 12 (ANI): Transgenders should be given a chance to join security forces, said S S Deswal, Director General of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) and the Border Security Force (BSF) on Sunday.
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New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): Actor Akshay Kumar on Monday lauded the decision of the Ministry of Home Affairs to recruit transgender officers in the assistant commandant ranks in the Indian Paramilitary force.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington [US], June 13 (ANI): US President Donald Trump administration on Friday finalised a regulation that overturns Obama-era Health Care Protections for transgender people against discrimination by doctors, hospitals and health insurance companies.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], June 11 (ANI): Kerala Congress inaugurated its Transgenders' wing in Thiruvananthapuram on Wednesday.
New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI): Several celebrities have criticised "Harry Potter" author J.K Rowling for her controversial tweets about gender identity.
Updated : 5 months ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India], May 23 (ANI): The Manipur government has set up two dedicated COVID-19 quarantine centres for the people of the transgender community in the state.