Pakistan : A legislation has been introduced in Pakistan to protect the fundamental rights of transgender people. The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill is the first piece of proposed legislation that extends recognition to this often-ignored segment of society. It was moved by Naeema Kishwar who seeks to provide equal rights to transgender persons. The bill states that “the transgender persons constitute one of the most marginalised and disadvantaged communities in the country. They face problems ranging from social exclusion to discrimination, lake of protection in their family, community and the society”.
New Delhi Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter that broke out between security forces and terrorists at Khur village in Damhal Hanjipora area of Kulgam district in the morning hours on Monday May 25 according to IG Kashmir The encounter ensured as cordon and search operation CASO was lau
A video shows New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern staying calm as a 58magnitude earthquake struck the capital Wellington on Monday while she was doing a live TV interview Were just having a bit of an earthquake hereQuite a decent shake hereif you see things moving behind me The Beehive parliament building
Delhi Around 80 flights to and from Delhis Indira Gandhi International Airport have been cancelled as domestic flights resume today Earlier flight schedule was made for airports including West Bengal Maharashtra and Chennai West Bengal has permitted flights from May 28 while Maharashtra has allowed
Indian hockey legend Balbir Singh Sr passed away at the age of 96 on Monday morning The threetime Olympic gold medallist was undergoing treatment at the Fortis Hospital in Mohali for over two weeks He was in semicomatose state since May 18 He holds the record for most goals scored by an individual i
With 6977 cases in the last 24 hours coronavirus cases in India have increased to 138845 the government announced on Monday This marks the biggest oneday jump in cases in India for fourth day in a row India also recorded 154 deaths in the last 24 hours taking the death toll to 4021 Number of active