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HC issues notice to Centre, Delhi govt on PIL seeking separate washrooms for third gender

The plea further sought direction to maintain the hygiene of the washrooms so that people get equal rights and facilities for their basic needs

Published on 26th July 2021
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English Blues: Using 'they', 'their', 'them' in the English language to bring in inclusivity

In India, traditionalists who are obsessed with linguistic rules and those who are not exposed to the gender-neutral singular ‘they’ will surely find fault with the headlines and point out the errors

Published on 10th July 2021
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It’s official: 1 per cent vacancies in Karnataka government jobs reserved for transgender people

The Karnataka government has decided to introduce a reservation of 1 per cent in all vacancies under general merit, SC, ST and OBC categories for transgender community

Published on 7th July 2021
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Online complaint portal to resolve crimes against women in Kerala, CM Pinarayi Vijayan announces

Taking a strong stand on the equal right of both the gender, Vijayan said awareness campaigns need to be initiated in this regard

Published on 23rd June 2021
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The Colours that make you Proud: Why this mini-comic on LGBTQIA awareness by Jadavpur Univ students is the coolest thing on the internet

The core group that worked on the comic included members of the LGBTQIA+ community and gender rights activists whose point of view has been crucial to the process

Published on 21st June 2021
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Human Rights Watch pushes Japan to update archaic law on changing gender 

Human Rights Watch said that the requirements contradict Japan's international human rights obligations and are opposed by the World Health Organization and other medical organisations

Published on 25th May 2021
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English Blues: Here are a few grammar rules that we can now violate, find out how

In Modern English, the plural pronoun ‘their’ can be used as a gender-neutral singular pronoun instead of ‘he/she’ and ‘they’ can be used to represent a singular antecedent that is gender-neutral

Published on 15th May 2021
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How one trans woman has resisted the lure of the city and set up a small town catering business that's serving up a storm

How starting and sustaining a business in a small town is a whole different experience for a transgender woman is a story by itself. For Shyamala, it's the story of her life

Published on 23rd April 2021
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Reclaiming their roots: The fascinating story behind India’s first transgender-run milk cooperative

Seven months after the Manthithope Transgenders' Milk Producers' Cooperative in Tamil Nadu was inaugurated, we look at how it has helped the community carve out a space that they can call their own

Published on 23rd April 2021
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School Radio is a platform where the youth and children of India can voice their opinions on important subjects

School Radio was set up by Aruna Gali in 2015 to offer students a platform where they can voice their opinions on important subjects from gender issues to water scarcity

Published on 21st April 2021
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What The FAQ: What was the NALSA judgement about? Did it have any impact?

Along with recognising the third gender, the Court also highlighted that every fundamental right is available to them as well. We answer any questions you have on the judgement and much more

Published on 15th April 2021
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#ThrowBackToday: Transgenders recognised as the third gender by the Supreme Court

In today's #TBT, we recall the landmark judgement delivered by India's top court. The judgement recognised the rights of the transgender as human rights and what a day it was. Let's recollect...

Published on 15th April 2021
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Sony India software to award scholarships for women students at IISc

The goal of the fellowships is to encourage more women candidates to pursue higher studies at IISc, especially in engineering and technology, in order to address the gender inequality in these areas

Published on 12th April 2021
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Personal data of over 53 crore Facebook users, including 61 lakh Indians, leaked

The leaked data includes Facebook ID numbers, profile names, email addresses, location information, gender details, job data, and other details

Published on 4th April 2021
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Lost in Translation: Why do Indian elections not have enough transgender candidates?

Transgenders need more representation, for that they need empowerment and for that, they need more representation — is it a vicious cycle with no end?

Published on 4th April 2021

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