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World 21 Jun 2007 | 12:00 AM

Author who posed as prostitute faces NY fraud case

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A best-selling novelist who pretended she was a 19-year-old male prostitute sought to defend herself in court on Wednesday against claims she defrauded a film company that bought the rights to her book.

Community 05 May 2007 | 12:00 AM

Tale of a Mak Yong artiste

The final year students of the Perform-ing Arts faculty in Universiti Malaya have taken it upon themselves to portray their own interpretation of this reality, albeit in a familial context, for their final year project.

World 10 Mar 2007 | 12:00 AM

Italians rally for gay and unwed couples' rights

ROME (Reuters) - Thousands of Italians rallied on Saturday for legal rights for unmarried gay and heterosexual couples while Roman Catholics launched a movement against what many of them consider an attack on the

World 06 Dec 2006 | 12:00 AM

New York rejects transgender birth certificate law

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City's health department on Tuesday rejected a proposal that would have allowed transgender people to switch the gender on their birth certificates without a sex-change operation.

World 02 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

FEATURE - Turkey's transsexuals face increasing violence

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Belgin still vividly remembers the night, more than a quarter of a century ago, when police herded her and dozens of other transsexuals and transvestites on to a train as part of a campaign to clean up Istanbul.

World 02 Oct 2006 | 12:00 AM

FEATURE - Turkey's transsexuals face increasing violence

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Belgin still vividly remembers the night, more than a quarter of a century ago, when police herded her and dozens of other transsexuals and transvestites on to a train as part of a campaign to clean up Istanbul.

Nation 21 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Mak Nyah scheme gets UN boost

They have been relying on donations since their international funding stopped two years ago and those behind the PT Foundation's I>Mak Nyah/Iprogramme had thought about stopping it.

World 05 May 2006 | 12:00 AM

Italy's transgender MP fights bathroom "apartheid"

ROME (Reuters) - Among the most pressing orders of business for Europe's first

Nation 20 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

Week That Was

Compiled by K.S. Usha Devi

Nation 16 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

Experts to study transgender issue

The help of local universities and experts will be sought to conduct research on transgender issues to enable the Government to deal with issues affecting this group of people.