Naya Shakti, Naya Nepal and concerns of LGBTI

Baburam Bhattarai/Pahichan – Naya Shakti party functions in a new way. That is why we have named this as Naya Shakti. We do new, scientific, proactive and justified things. That is why we have......

Lesbian couple crowdfunding fertility treatments after government refuses help

Alex Bollinger/Pahichan- A lesbian couple from London has turned to GoFundMe to pay for the costs of having a baby. Chelsea and Sarah Cruickshank are trying to raise £7000 (about $8300) for private artificial insemination......

In a first, transgenders will appear in Bihar board exams

Ruchir Kumar/Pahichan – This Valentine Day will be special for transgenders. For the first time, around 10 transgenders will write the Class 12 (intermediate) examinations of the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB), beginning February 14, using......

Dear India, Please Mind Your Own Sex Lives

India/Pahichan Dear India,  Not only am I a bad Indian, I may likely be the worst. I, of course, didn’t choose to be – you have told me I am. I aspire to be as......

For those troll creators who potray transgender people as funny

Rukshana Kapali /Pahichan  – With rise of social media, it has been used in various ways. Among mostly popular in Nepalese youths is humorous page, trolls and jokes. These things are reflection of the......

Model Hanne Gaby Odiele reveals she is intersex

Susan Miller/Pahichan – In honor of her son, this Gold Star mom went back to college at 50-years-old. That decision was just the beginning of her journey.WVEC (Photo: Larry Busacca, Getty Images) Hanne Gaby Odiele......

All you need is love!

Rabsimar Kaur/Pahichan – As the White house lit up with ‘pride’, people from all the 50 states of the United States of America danced in glee with many taking to the streets to mark the......

There are also homophobes in US: Panta

  Kathmandu/Pahichan – Suman Panta is a lesbian woman from far west of Nepal who went to US for studies and found a partner there. She got married with an American woman a year......

The hypocrisy in transwomen beauty pageants

Kathmandu/Pahichan – Please do not address them as ‘Miss TG’. Miss TG is an incorrect term to describe the selection of one transwoman purely based on her cosmetic appearance and ability to pass as a biological......

A woman prefect for being penetrated behind, but not for a wife

Rukshana Kapali/Pahichan – Issues of transgender people are burning topic in contemporary society. And Nepal being the most LGBTI friendly country in South Asia, trans issues are more hot topic for discussion. While we......