biometric information

The pros and cons of Aadhaar

Aadhaar is the world’s largest biometric ID system issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), a statutory authority ...Read More

Srikrishna Panel submits draft data protection bill to government, moots penalties for violations

Srikrishna Panel submits draft data protection bill to government, moots penalties for violations

New Delhi: Recognising privacy as a fundamental right, a draft personal data protection bill has proposed “explicit consent” for processi...Read More

Aadhaar trespasses fundamental right to religion, says petitioner John Abraham

Aadhaar trespasses fundamental right to religion, says petitioner John Abraham

New Delhi: Claiming that Aadhaar trespasses on his fundamental right to religion, a petitioner refused to part with personal biometric in...Read More