Rose Venkatesan

  • Why SC's decision to recognise the third gender will change my life, writes transgender TV host and filmmaker Rose Venkatesan 15-04-2014 12:58 PM

    The Supreme Court of India directed the Indian Government to include a new gender category to include people who don't identify as the traditional male or female. My head spins as I write this. A combination of being woken up suddenly from heavy sleep and a sudden jerk of pleasant...
  • Explained: Facebook's 56 new options for defining the gender of a person 14-02-2014 01:33 PM

    Gender has been, at least for the last few centuries owing to sexual conditioning by major established religions such as Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, etc seen only as a body-appearance based polarity. Male and Female have been the only options available for people to identify as belonging to. This is...
  • Facebook adds 56 new gender options in new profile feature 14-02-2014 06:55 AM

    New Delhi: For the first time, Facebook is letting its users identify themselves as a gender other than male and female. The social media giant has added a customisable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him,...
  • Watch the trailer of Rose Venkatesan's 'Cricket Scandal' 16-04-2013 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Television show host Rose Venkatesan is turning into a film actor and director with forthcoming film 'Cricket Scandal'. The film is based on the world of cricket and all the controversies surrounding it. It shows a cricket captain who gets involved in match fixing. Take a look at...
  • Man turned woman celebrates 1st b'day 06-05-2010 07:25 AM

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