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Filipino Police Are Rounding Up and Detaining Transgender Women

Filipino Police Are Rounding Up and Detaining Transgender Women

According to the news outlet, PhilStar, police in Manila’s financial center are detaining transgender women in warrantless arrests. According to reports they had at last count held 67 women for walking while trans under “Oplan X-Man”. PhilStar reports that the Commission on Human Rights(CHR) on Saturday night said it will investigate a reported policy of the […]

Meet Ms. Liu the mother of China’s Transgender Community

Meet Ms. Liu the mother of China’s Transgender Community

Liu Peilin, 63, became famous when she was seen in a news video escaping from her burning house. Up until that fateful day in 2012, Ms. Liu, a resident of Shandong province, had lived in relative obscurity. But in that split second her life, like her home, came crashing down in a blazing inferno of […]

Maya Haddad, Israeli Model and Trans Activist has died

Maya Haddad, Israeli Model and Trans Activist has died

Maya Haddad,27, has passed away ‘prematurely’ Monday according to friends and news reports. The cause of her death has not been released, however, it was known that she suffered greatly after being disowned by her family after transitioning at age 15. Maya Haddad sought to represent Israel in last year’s Miss Trans International Beauty Pageant […]

Trans Pakistan: Apply for the Naya Pakistan Housing Program now

Trans Pakistan: Apply for the Naya Pakistan Housing Program now

More than 5,500 transgender Pakistanis have already applied for the Naya Pakistan Housing assistance program according to reports. But this is just the tip of the iceberg and time is running out. You must apply by December 15, 2019. According to the data issued by the National Database and Registration Authority (Nadra), over 1.9 million […]

India’s trans rights bill 2019 “Is Just Devastating”

India’s trans rights bill 2019 “Is Just Devastating”

Despite ongoing and intensifying protests the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2019 has passed both of India’s Houses and is now waiting on the presidential assent to become law. The Trans Bill 2019 is contrary to the Supreme Court of India, third gender ruling which declared transgender people to be a ‘third gender’, affirmed […]

Trans woman Aneela Is dying unattended in an Islamabad Hospital

Trans woman Aneela Is dying unattended in an Islamabad Hospital

This senseless tragedy in the making echos what befell Aleshia except for Aneela’ cries for help have been silenced by the stigma of HIV. Alishah, Trans Action Pakistan’s former leader was brought to Our Lady of Reading Hospital by friends immediately after being shot, but the staff refused to treat her wounds. To the shame […]

Another Transgender Pashto Performer Murdered in Swat

Another Transgender Pashto Performer Murdered in Swat

TNN reports that another Pashto artist was killed allegedly by her brother in Swat on Friday. TNN has reported that the singer, Sana, was stabbed to death in Banr area, a famous center for Pashto musicians in Swat district. Police said that so far the motive behind the brutal murder couldn’t be ascertained as they […]

Transgender woman Honey murdered in Mansehra, Pakistan

Transgender woman Honey murdered in Mansehra, Pakistan

Khwaja Sera Farhan aka Honey of Abbottabad was killed in the capital city of Mansehra in the eastern part of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. Honey died after being shot five times by an unknown assailant. She was taken to the king Abdullah hospital for an autopsy where our family demanded a police response and […]

Two trans women slain in Punjab Province Pakistan TW Images

Two trans women slain in Punjab Province Pakistan TW Images

Two transgender women were found murdered in their room near the Harappa railway station, Harappa village, Sahiwal district of Punjab province of Pakistan. Saturday police discovered Khawaja Sheerah Ishfaq aka Nadia, age 30/32 years and Salman aka smile whose age 25/30 years Both were long-time residents of Harappa. TransActionPak posted the details on FaceBook   تھانہ […]

Death sentence given to man who shot Alishah, TransAction PK leader

Death sentence given to man who shot Alishah, TransAction PK leader

The man who fired the eight bullets which struck down Alishah, Trans Action PK’ former president has been sentenced to death. Partial justice was served when District judge Saadia Andaleeb ruled that charges against Fazal Dayan alias Fazal Gujjar for the 2016 shooting of Alishah were proved beyond a doubt. The case was followed in […]