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Eunuchs demand equality, special privileges


June 2nd, 2012 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Members from the transgender and eunuch community Saturday came together, demanding equality and special privileges for themselves to live with dignity in society. At the ... Read more...

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Vote for the ‘other’ candidate: Eunuchs tell Delhi


April 8th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Chandni, 27, braces for an early start to the day at 9 a.m. After a quick breakfast of tea and snacks, the eunuch from ... Read more...

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Transgenders to celebrate in Kolkata Saturday


April 29th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 29 (IANS) The city hub Metro channel, accustomed to seeing protests and rallies by political parties and other organisations, will see a huge gathering of the third sex ... Read more...

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Pakistani transvestites meet, dance to Indian music


October 28th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) Transvestites from across Pakistan met at a town in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province where they held a gala that included dancing to Indian, Pakistani and English songs.The News ... Read more...

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Nirmal Pandey: A star that burnt out fast


February 19th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
February 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): "Na Dard Theherta Hai...Na Aansu Rukte Hain...Tumhe Dhund Raha Hai yaar...Hum Kaise Karen Ikraar...Ki Haan Tum Chale Gaye...Chithi Na Koi Sandesh Janne Who Kaunsa Desh Jahan ... Read more...

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Grant us re-birth as man or woman, eunuchs pray to Ganga


January 30th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Asit Srivastava Haridwar, Jan 30 (IANS) They haven't come to pray for salvation. After the years of ignominy and ridicule they have suffered, these hijras (eunuchs) have come to pray to the ... Read more...

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Celina to judge beauty contest for eunuchs!


December 9th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Celina Jaitley proves that her support towards the upliftment of the pariah section of the society go beyond words, as she confirms to be one of the jury members of the ... Read more...

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India readies for largest gay parade Sunday


June 27th, 2008 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) In a country where homosexuality is illegal, activists and supporters of gay rights will take to the streets in three Indian cities of Delhi, Bangalore and Kolkata ... Read more...

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Straights to also join capital’s first gay parade Sunday (Lead)


June 23rd, 2008 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) Celebrating their pride in their sexuality, gays in the national capital will, for the first time, march through the heart of the city Sunday to proclaim they ... Read more...

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‘Queer Pride’ parade on Delhi streets Sunday


June 23rd, 2008 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi , June 23 (IANS)) The national capital, for the first time, will witness a parade of "Queer Pride" people June 29, who would be marching to celebrate their pride in ... Read more...

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