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It is Official - They are the Third Gender

After 2000 years India recognizes eunuchs as the third sex reads the news item.  Welcome news.  It is grossly unfair that people born with birth defects have hitherto been abandoned by their families to be brought up in eunuch colonies and forced to beg, resort to extortion and such like.   432 more words


Supreme Court of India introduces The Third Gender

Supreme Court of India in its landmark judgement created Third Gender for transgenders in India. It is a great decision as it gives the social status they deserve. 171 more words


Emotional High

How would you feel if you’re ex – whom you’re still in love with – started following you on Instagram?

It all began when I “liked” a couple of the pictures that Jasim posted – one with his two little daughters, and the other including a prayer for his late father. 115 more words


Too Real

I had a good day at work. Everything seemed to be going fine.

As soon as I reached home, I took a shower and went for a walk. 272 more words


Sudden Loss

I woke up on Saturday morning and took the bus from Abu Dhabi to Al Ain in order to attend my monthly appointment with the orthodontist. 294 more words


Mr. Virgin Megastore

I went to Virgin Megastore to buy a copy of Shakira’s new album.

Even though I could have done that online, I still opted to go and buy it personally, because there’s a handsome muscular dark-skinned salesperson, who always says hello whenever I go there. 343 more words