Aadhaar

Cabinet approves Aadhaar Bill; claims it is people friendly

The Bill replaces Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Ordinance, 2019, and it will be introduced in the scheduled Parliament session in June.

PAN cards not linked with Aadhaar likely to be deactivated after September 30 deadline

PAN cards not linked with Aadhaar likely to be deactivated after September 30 deadline

The Central government had earlier notified that if your Permanent Account Number (PAN) card details are not linked with the Aadhaar card...Read More

PIL seeks to link Aadhaar with social media a/cs

PIL seeks to link Aadhaar with social media a/cs

New Delhi: A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking direction to the government of India to ascerta...Read More

PM Modi has installed cameras in booths, he will know who you voted for: BJP MLA to voters

Gandhinagar: In another apparent violation of the model code, the BJP legislator from Fatehpura in Gujarat, Ramesh Katara, has overreache...Read More

Do NRIs / PIOs need Aadhaar?

Do NRIs / PIOs need Aadhaar?

I am an NRI living abroad. However, I have family in India, I have some shares, insurance policies and bank accounts in India. I routinel...Read More

Agenda 2019: A New India has emerged with all reforms, says Arun Jaitley

Agenda 2019: A New India has emerged with all reforms, says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Continuing with part 8 of his Agenda 2019 in a Facebook post, Chowkidar Arun Jaitley on Monday listed “the fourteen iconic ref...Read More

Bhopal: ‘Don’t use Aadhaar as age proof in crime against children’

BHOPAL: In deciding the age of minor especially of 17 to 18 years the school certificate and the panchayat certificates shall be obtained...Read More

Just 23 crore PAN cards linked with Aadhaar

Just 23 crore PAN cards linked with Aadhaar

New Delhi: Just 23 crore PAN card holders — over half of the total PAN card holders — have so far linked their cards with biometric ID Aa...Read More

MHADA lottery: Winners must prove eligibility by March 15

MHADA lottery: Winners must prove eligibility by March 15

Mumbai: The winners of Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA) lottery for 1,384 houses must now prove their eligibili...Read More

Using Aadhaar biometrics to identify bodies not feasible technologically, legally: UIDAI to Delhi High Court

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) Tuesday told the Delhi High Court that it was not legally and technologic...Read More

Reports suggest Mobile Wallets may soon become nonoperational by March 2019

Reports suggest Mobile Wallets may soon become nonoperational by March 2019

Mumbai: Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act mentions “Nothing contained in this Act shall prevent the use of Aadhaar number for establishing th...Read More

FM Arun Jaitley calls Aadhaar a game changer

FM Arun Jaitley calls Aadhaar a game changer

New Delhi: Terming Aadhaar as a “game changer”, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said savings made through its implementation can ...Read More

Government going to link Aadhaar with driving licence, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

Jalandhar: The government is going to bring a law making linking of Aadhaar with the driving licence mandatory to curb the incidents of d...Read More

Aadhaar savings can fund three public welfare schemes of the size of Ayushman Bharat: Arun Jaitley

Aadhaar savings can fund three public welfare schemes of the size of Ayushman Bharat: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Terming Aadhaar as a “game changer”, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday said savings made through its implementation can fun...Read More

123 crore Aadhaar cards issued to people: Government tells Rajya Sabha

123 crore Aadhaar cards issued to people: Government tells Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Nearly123 crore Aadhaar cards have been issued to people, Union Minister Hansraj Ahirsaid in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Rep...Read More

Up to Rs 1 crore fine proposed for Aadhaar violations

New Delhi: The government has proposed a penalty of up to Rs 1 crore on entities that violate the provisions of the Aadhaar Act, with an ...Read More

Schools cannot make Aadhaar a pre-condition for admission: UIDAI

Schools cannot make Aadhaar a pre-condition for admission: UIDAI

New Delhi: Aadhaar issuing body UIDAI has asserted that schools cannot make the 12-digit biometric identifier a pre-condition for student...Read More

Review petition in apex court against its Aadhaar verdict

Review petition in apex court against its Aadhaar verdict

New Delhi: A review petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday seeking re-examination of its verdict by which the Centre’s flagshi...Read More

Cabinet nod to laws amendment for Aadhaar seeding with mobile numbers and bank accounts

New Delhi: The Cabinet Monday approved amending the existing laws to provide legal backing for seeding of biometric ID Aadhaar with mobil...Read More

8 lakh fake beneficiaries in Maharashtra anganwadis

8 lakh fake beneficiaries in Maharashtra anganwadis

New Delhi/Mumbai: As many as 8 lakh fake beneficiaries have been found registered across 1.09 lakh anganwadis in Maharashtra, the Women a...Read More