transgender community

Divided opinions on Jharkhand CM Soren's decision to include transgender people in OBC list

The activist claimed, most transgender people in Jharkhand also belong to the SC/ST category, and including them in OBC will deprive them of the benefits of SC/ST.

published on : 7th September 2023

Transgender prisoners must be treated at par with other inmates: SC panel on prison reforms

The committee said that jail staff and correctional administration must be given adequate and regular training in order to equip them to appropriately interact with transgender prisoners.

published on : 31st August 2023

'She's got this energy which is extremely contagious': Sushmita Sen on the real Gauri Sawant

The actor said she was honoured to have the opportunity to play Mumbai-based transgender activist and social worker in 'Taali'.

published on : 18th August 2023

BRS accuses Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy of 'insulting' transgender community 

Ruling BRS spokesperson Sravan Dasoju in an open letter to AICC President Mallikarjun Kharge and others demanded that the Congress leader be removed from the post.

published on : 18th July 2023

Bihar Pride Parade: Transgender community seek pension

The neighbouring state of Jharkhand recently announced that the state government would give Rs.1000 monthly social security pension to transgender people.

published on : 9th July 2023

Difficult to grant separate reservation for transgenders in education, govt jobs: Maha govt to HC

Lawyer Kranti LC had earlier informed the court that a 1 per cent reservation was provided for the transgender community in all caste categories in Karnataka. 

published on : 13th June 2023