Some U.S. diplomats have been finding ways to defy, or at least get around, the new policy.
In the first 100 days of the Narendra Modi government’s second term, the Social Justice and Empowerment Ministry will reintroduce the lapsed Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 and pay out the ₹3,000-crore arrears in the scholarship scheme for Scheduled Caste students
Earlier this year, when Indrajeet Ghorpade visited a restaurant in Hyderabad for a date, he was denied entry by the staff, who told him that their policy did not allow gay couples, but only a “girl-boy couple”.
“The job has just begun. We have come a long way, but we still have a lot to do.”
This report, the ninth edition of the biennial OECD overview of social indicators, addresses the growing demand for quantitative evidence on social well-being and its trends.
An active and engaged civil society is the beating heart of a healthy democracy.
It can be hoped that the ban on sex change surgery for intersex children will help prevent those medical interventions which are guided by parental anxiety rather than by medical advice.
It is not the “male sex hormone,” nor is it the key to athletic performance. Why do we insist otherwise?
The South African’s call for unity stood out amid all the arguments, but it is not only Cas’s verdict that has been criticised
According to his Aadhaar card, Koushik Dutta is a transgender but he has still not applied for an amendment in the Election Photo Identity Card (EPIC).
‘We exist, treat us as equals’
"If I get elected to power, among the most important things I plan to do is to ensure housing for all. It is a basic need of citizens. I will especially take care of the housing needs of migrant labourers and trans people. I have seen a lot of migrant labourers who have to live below the Kochi metro rail. I will ensure proper shelter for them."