Transgender

Riyana R. says her colleagues accepted her for who she is

When the workplace gets a rainbow hue

6 min read . 26 Jun 2019
One of Steevez Rodriguez’s portraits of transwomen at home made in collaboration with Aravani Art Project.

Being queer, being Dalit

1 min read . 13 Jan 2019
Photo: Getty Images

The year of trans-friendly workplaces

9 min read . 28 Dec 2018
Between 1990 and 2014, Indians who believed ‘homosexuality is never justifiable’ fell from 89% to 24%, shows data. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint
LGBTQ community supporters celebrate after the Supreme Court’s Section 377 verdict which decriminalises consensual gay sex in Bengaluru. Photo: PTI

Life after Section 377

5 min read . 10 Sep 2018
Daniela Vega’s charged performance in Sebastián Lelio’s ‘A Fantastic Woman’ was a rare instance of a transgender character being played by a transgender actor.

Queer eye on the 90th Academy Awards

3 min read . 06 Mar 2018
Transgender college principal Manabi Bandopadhyay (pink saree), along with other members, at a seminar at Brabourne college, Kolkata, on 9 October 2015. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint

Is society changing for transgenders?

5 min read . 03 Nov 2017