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Transgender Shumi fears for life, losing...

Transgender Shumi fears for life, losing...

Nation

Sun, Sep 1 2019

Fearing for life, Shumi Khatun has since been on the run and living a miserable life

A struggle for survival

A struggle for survival

Arup Barua

Tue, Aug 6 2019

The transgender community has historically been marginalized

Third gender entrepreneurs showcase...

Third gender entrepreneurs showcase...

Business

Tue, Feb 5 2019

Customers are also warming up to third gender entrepreneurs, visiting stalls and purchasing products...

US top court lets Trump transgender...

US top court lets Trump transgender...

North America

Tue, Jan 22 2019

The lawsuits challenging the policy were filed in 2017 by civil liberties and gay and transgender rights...

Is Bangladesh on the cusp of electing...

The first transgender MP?

Politics

Wed, Jan 16 2019

The MPs elected to the parliament during the polls will vote among themselves to elect the 50 reserved...

Brihonnola organizes Sylhet tour for...

Brihonnola organizes Sylhet tour for...

Nation

Sun, Nov 25 2018

A group of young students from Dhaka University, under the organization 'Brihonnola', organized...

Life as a transgender child in...

Life as a transgender child in...

People

Sun, Oct 28 2018

There is too much ugliness in a short time

‘Jannat Gaice’: Transgender singer mesmerizes...

‘Jannat Gaice’: Transgender singer mesmerizes...

Showtime

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Jannat performed various songs including Rabindra Sangeet, Nazrul Geeti, classical and modern music

Meet Chaity – the first transgender...

Meet Chaity – the first transgender...

Special

Sun, Sep 16 2018

She said she wants to lead a normal life like other people

Pakistani transgender set on fire for...

Pakistani transgender set on fire for...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 11 2018

The horrifying crime is one more example of the danger transgender people face in Pakistan

Scarlett Johansson pulls out of film...

Scarlett Johansson pulls out of film...

D2

Sat, Jul 14 2018

'Our cultural understanding of transgender people continues to advance, and I've learned a lot...

Hoping against hope, Pakistan's transgender...

Hoping against hope, Pakistan's transgender...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 10 2018

In 2009, Pakistan became one of the first countries in the world to legally recognise a third sex, allowing...

Being transgender is no longer a mental...

Being transgender is no longer a mental...

D2

Thu, Jun 21 2018

WHO’s new catalogue lists ‘gender incongruence’ under ‘conditions related to...

Bangladeshi photographer a finalist...

Bangladeshi photographer a finalist...

Around the Web

Thu, May 31 2018

'Growing up in Bangladesh, I was influenced by predominant prejudices and stereotypes about...

Trying times and the transgender...

Trying times and the transgender...

Magazine

Thu, Mar 29 2018

Why understanding matters

Pakistan TV airs first transgender anchor...

Pakistan TV airs first transgender anchor...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 27 2018

Her catapult into the spotlight came after transgender activist Zara Changezi was named as star of a...

Vietnamese contestant crowned queen...

Vietnamese contestant crowned queen...

Showtime

Sat, Mar 10 2018

The red-dressed winner fended off 26 competitors, from countries spanning Mongolia to Mexico, to clinch...

Study: Indian police extort transgender...

Study: Indian police extort transgender...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 23 2018

The HIV prevalence among India's transgender community is estimated at 7.5%, much higher than the country's...

Against all odds

Against all odds

Editorial

Wed, Dec 20 2017

Nadira’s story is an inspiration to anyone with a big dream and many obstacles to overcome

Respecting their rights

Respecting their rights

Miti Sanjana

Wed, Dec 20 2017

This is not a black and white issue

Metalhead makes history as first transgender...

Metalhead makes history as first transgender...

North America

Wed, Nov 8 2017

In a campaign that garnered national attention, musician and former journalist Danica Roem, 33, prevailed...