Lgbtq(Search results - 26)
IndiaSep 6, 2019, 8:38 PM IST
Deep Dive with Abhinav Khare: After decriminalising Section 377, justice is still work in progress
Last year, on September 6, the Supreme Court of India had decriminalised a certain part of the infamous Section 377. Abhinav Khare deep dives into what should we as a community do now, while elaborating on the policy level changes that we can undertake to ensure equality for the LGBTQI community.
Lifestyle NewsSep 6, 2019, 7:18 PM IST
One year since Section 377 decriminalised in India; still a long way to go for inclusiveness of LGBTQ
It has been a year since the historic judgement was passed on Section 377 of the IPC, where The Supreme Court unanimously struck down part of the British-era law that criminalised gay sex. Here are some interesting facts about Section 377.
IndiaAug 15, 2019, 12:10 PM IST
From acid attack survivor to the queer community, people celebrate Independence Day
Shilok Mukkati spoke about the difficulties the LGBTQ community face even today while the nation celebrates its 73rd year of freedom from the British rule
IndiaJul 9, 2019, 4:04 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: Ridiculed for being ‘transgender’, 19-year-old boy commits suicide
Avinshu had posted on Facebook stating though he looked like a boy, he felt, walked and talked like a girl. “This is not acceptable in India and that is why I am committing suicide,” he had posted.
IndiaMay 21, 2019, 9:24 PM IST
Tamil Nadu’s first man-transwoman marriage registered
In a first, the marriage between a man and a transwoman has been registered. The couple tied the knot in October 2018 but couldn’t register their marriage until now. The couple’s marriage certificate is expected to be issued shortly.
EntertainmentMay 6, 2019, 4:05 PM IST
Tamil actress Trisha Krishnan accepts close friend Charmme Kaur's marriage proposal
Actress Charmme Kaur proposed to Trisha Krishnan on her birthday on May 4. The Tamil star accepted her proposal. While some of their followers were surprised by this friendly bond between them, others were heartbroken.
IndiaFeb 17, 2019, 3:36 PM IST
Fake news alert: 'LGBTQ under attack' narrative is 'rubbish', says activist
A social media post stating the LGBTQ has been under attack in the last 48 hours went viral. Is it just fake news or a distraction to divide India that stands united against terrorism that stems from Pakistan?
LifestyleSep 24, 2018, 6:23 PM IST
Meet India's first transgender RJ, Priyanka, who teaches everyone a lesson or two about life
Priyanka has donned many hats, from a model to an actress, she has done it all.