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Athletics world body brings in new transgender rules

Athletics world body brings in new transgender rules

Female transgender athletes must lower their testosterone levels by half under new regulations introduced by the IAAF, bringing the rules into line with those for hyperandrogenous competitors such as Caster Semenya.

Transgender boxer Pat Manuel makes history with pro win

Transgender boxer Pat Manuel makes history with pro win

Transgender boxer Patricio Manuel made history Saturday with a unanimous decision victory over Mexican super-featherweight Hugo Aguilar in Indio, California.

Trump says transgender people will be banned from US military

Trump says transgender people will be banned from US military

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would not permit transgender people to serve in the US military, citing "tremendous medical costs and disruption," an action condemned by critics as "raw prejudice" and a political stunt.

Woman seeks sex change in first for UAE

Woman seeks sex change in first for UAE

An Emirati woman has sought leave to have a sex change operation in what would be a first for the United Arab Emirates, newspapers reported on Tuesday.

Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal under Islamic law

Pakistani clerics declare transgender marriages legal under Islamic law

A group of clerics in Pakistan has declared marriage between transgender individuals permissible in Islam, saying they have a right to be buried in Muslim ceremonies ...