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‘Laxmmi Bomb’ teaser: Akshay Kumar plays...

‘Laxmmi Bomb’ teaser: Akshay Kumar plays...

Showtime

Wed, Sep 16 2020

The 53-year old actor's upcoming horror comedy Laxmmi Bomb will be digitally released on November...

JK Rowling returns award over being...

JK Rowling returns award over being...

Showtime

Mon, Aug 31 2020

It all began when the President of the organization Kerry Kennedy denounced Rowling’s take on transgender...

JK Rowling and the Chamber of...

JK Rowling and the Chamber of...

Arts & Letters

Wed, Aug 12 2020

A Harry Potter fan writes in response to Rowling’s recent remarks about transgender identity that...

Covid-19 frontline warrior: Nurse embraces...

Covid-19 frontline warrior: Nurse embraces...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 16 2020

After 14 days in quarantine, the resolute nurse was eager to get back into the fray

OP-ED: What it means to be...

OP-ED: What it means to be...

Myat Moe Khaing

Sat, Jun 27 2020

We need to embrace a world of diversity

Coronavirus: 81% of transgenders facing...

Coronavirus: 81% of transgenders facing...

Coronavirus

Fri, May 29 2020

About 70% of the community has  borrowed money from friends and relatives during the lockdown

Impact of Coronavirus: Travails of transgender...

Impact of Coronavirus: Travails of transgender...

Nation

Thu, Apr 30 2020

'Since the coronavirus outbreak, we have been struggling as we have no savings'

Coronavirus: Transgenders hit hard as...

Coronavirus: Transgenders hit hard as...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 18 2020

There are around 100,000 transgender people in Bangladesh, transgender leader Joya Shikder says

The elusive goal for freedom

The elusive goal for freedom

Afra Nuarey

Tue, Mar 3 2020

The hijra community is still deprived of a standard quality of life

Ensuring equal rights for all

Ensuring equal rights for all

Nadim Zawad Akil

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The transgender community is not a burden on the rest of society

Street food business changes lives of...

Street food business changes lives of...

Nation

Sat, Nov 30 2019

Sumi, a transgender, runs a profitable food cart at the college road area in Beanibazar upazila, and...

Demand for adding a new chapter on transgenders...

Demand for adding a new chapter on transgenders...

Bangladesh

Mon, Nov 18 2019

The government has recently given recognition to them, Aminul Islam said

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...

Nawaz Farhin Antara

Sun, Sep 16 2018

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