Friday, 25 June 2021
Tax rebate for recruiting third gender people
Finance minister AHM Mustafa Kamal has proposed enacting special tax incentives for the employers who will employ 10 per cent of their total workforce or more than 100 workers from third gender ...
03 Jun 2021, 19:18
Transgender threatened to leave village, 2 arrested
Police on Wednesday arrested two village chiefs for allegedly threatening a transgender person in Sirajganj’s Ullapara upazila to leave a village with his family
29 Apr 2021, 08:48
Hijra Protection Act is being drafted: NHRC chairman
The new law will ensure the rights of transgender people to live with their family
23 Mar 2021, 18:24
Tashnuva Anan makes history as first transgender woman to present news in Bangladesh
Model and social-worker Tashnuva Anan Shishir debuted as the first-ever transgender woman to work as a news presenter on a television channel in Bangladesh
09 Mar 2021, 13:46
Tashnuva Anan Shishir, set to be first transgender news presenter in Bangladesh
Today’s Tashnuva challenged the identity of Kamal Hossain Shishir, her old self - and eventually came out as a trans-woman during her 20’s
06 Mar 2021, 12:31
Transgender community’s hopes thrive with permanent addresses
The government provided houses to total 3,715 families, who are isolated from the society, at 743 barracks in 36 Upazilas of 21 districts across the country as gift from the Prime Minister in the ...
08 Feb 2021, 22:41
Global faith leaders urge ban on LGBT+ 'conversion therapy'
The practice is sometimes referred to as "reparative therapy" but experts widely regard it as pseudo-scientific, ineffective and dangerous
16 Dec 2020, 19:49
Bangladesh transgender people to gain inheritance rights
Transgender people will soon be able to inherit property from their families, says Bangladesh’s law minister Anisul Huq
17 Nov 2020, 16:16
Bangladesh opens first madrasa for transgender students
In 2019, the LGBT people were allowed to register to vote as a third gender, and their numbers will be counted in a census to be carried out next year across Bangladesh, the country of 168 million
07 Nov 2020, 08:52
Break the Silence
K-dramas can be as fluffy and sweet as cotton candy, but even when they are lighthearted, these dramas can touch on serious social issues being discussed around the world.
18 Sep 2020, 10:39