Transgender not receiving state facilities

Kailali (Pahichan) February 27 – Transgender have said that they are being denied from state facilities due to the problems to faced citizenship as per the gender identity....

Trump’s roll-back of transgender rights causes worldwide scare

DUBLIN (Pahichan) February 26— Coming out as a transgender boy brought untold relief to Irish student Lucas Cross. After years of holding it in, he could finally start using the boys’ restrooms at school......

Should heterosexual couples be allowed to enter civil partnerships?

Kathmandu (Pahichan) February 22 – A heterosexual couple who labelled traditional marriage as a “sexist” and “patriarchal” institution, have lost their appeal to enter into a civil partnership....

A couple eagerly awaits same-sex marriage law

Kathmandu (Pahichan) February 19 – It has been seven years since the Dipendra (name changed) and Purnima Shrestha started to love each other. Now, they are so engaged in love and they cannot spend......

Incarceration Rate of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual People Three Times the General Population

Los Angeles (Pahichan) February 15 – A new study by scholars at the Williams Institute found that sexual minorities are incarcerated at disproportionately high rates, and once incarcerated they are more likely to experience mistreatment, harsh punishment,......

Memo to ensure same-sex marriage

Kailali (Pahichan) February 15 – A memorandum of Understanding has been submitted demanding to ensure a same-sex marriage in civil code which is being drafted to replace Muluki Ain. Human Right network Kailali like......

Dang network submits memo demanding to legalize same-sex marriage

Dang (Pahichan) February 13 – District network Dang of human rights activist has demanded to legalize the same-sex marriage. It said current civil and criminal codes are discriminatory. It has demanded legalizing same-sex marriage......

Arbeiderpartiet (the Norwegian Labour Party – Ap) to consider introducing third gender

Norway (Pahichan) February 8 – Ap’s program committee are open to introducing a third gender category. Thus, an individual would no longer need to define themselves as male or female in a passport....

Amend civil and criminal code: Rights activists

Kathmandu (Pahichan) February 8 – Human Rights activist have said that civil and criminal code has violated the rights of women and gender and sexual minority....

‘Make bills gender and sexual minority friendly’

Lalitpur (Pahichan) February 5 – Human rights activists have demanded to make civil and criminal codes gender and sexual minority friendly. At a discussions organized to discuss the discriminatory provisions of civil and criminal......