Thu, Oct 05, 2023
The UIDAI has extended the deadline for updating Aadhaar details free of cost till December 14, 2023. Aadhaar update can be done online by submitting relevant documents.
Tue, Oct 03, 2023
Udyog Aadhaar registration was launched in September 2015 for MSMEs. Later, the Central government updated the Udyog Aadhaar to Udyam Registration. So far, the total registration stands at 2.81 crore, which also includes the migration of MSMEs registered under Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum (EAM).
Tue, Sep 26, 2023
Aadhaar card holders can avail numerous governmental and non-governmental services, including financial facilities. The four types of UIDs include Aadhaar letter, Aadhaar PVC card, eAadhaar, and mAadhaar.
Thu, Mar 22, 2018
Varanasi, which is Prime Minister Narendra Modi's constituency, Vijaywada and one more airport have been chosen for the Digi Yatra initiative wherein passengers' Aadhaar details could be used for biometric-enabled boarding process, Mohapatra said. The AAI is believed to have chosen Kolkata as the third airport for the pilot project, an official said.
Aadhaar: "How would it be a case of fake identity? The employee pension scheme deals with pension earned by employees after rendering services," the bench said, adding that forcing such employees at the age of 70 or 80 to go for Aadhaar would fall under the ambit of "exclusion".
Wed, Mar 21, 2018
Aadhaar card: Chief Justice Dipak Misra, hearing a number of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar and its enabling Act, said he will fix the time for the presentation after discussing the matter with other judges of the five-judge constitution bench he is heading. The bench said there are several technical aspects related to the Aadhaar scheme such as the surveillance, data security and exclusion of certain people from receiving benefits for the want of either authentication or the lack of Aadhaar number
Sat, Mar 17, 2018
People share their personal information, including Aadhaar on internet, to some or other service provider or vendor to get the services and when they put their details on internet they should take due precautions as required in any digital activities, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) said. Asserting the robustness of the Aadhaar identity system, the nodal body, which issues the 12-digit biometric identifier, said that "publication or posting of Aadhaar cards by some unscrupulous people have absolutely no bearing on UIDAI and not the least on Aadhaar security"
Aadhaar card children: Aiming to reach more children, Save the Children NGO will hold another camp soon in southeast Delhi and north Delhi in April, which will enable children to also seek school admissions. The event was organised in collaboration with National Commission For Protection Of Child Rights (NCPCR), Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR) and the Salaam Balak Trust
Sat, Mar 10, 2018
Aadhaar cards update: The government has decided to shift enrolment centres to "secure locations" with a view to provide convenience and secure Aadhaar enrolment and update facilities for residents of the country, Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said
Thu, Mar 08, 2018
Aadhaar: “If required, we can do it again,” Venugopal said after petitioners challenging the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar scheme sought an extension of the deadline to link the 12-digit unique identity number with various government schemes and services.
Sat, Feb 03, 2018
Adani said over the past few years, the Narendra Modi government has introduced "game changing" policies which will drive foundational changes across India
Fri, Feb 02, 2018
The Supreme Court today asked as to how collection of data by the State under the Aadhaar scheme was different when people voluntarily surrendered details for making payments for insurance, bills and car instalments.
Wed, Jan 31, 2018
Can the government not have "legitimate concern" that the benefits of its social welfare schemes are reaching the right persons or verify whether the beneficiaries are even alive or not, the Supreme Court asked today.
Wed, Jan 24, 2018
The Supreme Court today sought to know from those who have challenged the constitutional validity of Aadhaar how the unique identification number of a person makes any difference in a networked world when the data was already available with private entities.
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
The Supreme Court on Thursday was told that private agencies collected biometric data of the citizens under the Aadhaar scheme without any legal framework permitting it.
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
An unnamed telephone operator in Bengaluru has been accused of deactivating a man’s SIM card under the guise of not linking it to his Aadhaar card.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday was told that Aadhaar was "an electronic leash" to which every resident of India was tethered, and was violative of the Constitution as it reduces the recognition of an individual to a number.
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Amid the raging debate over privacy concerns related to Aadhaar, Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma today said there is a continuous need of adding more security layers in the unique identity system.
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
The UIDAI today allowed face recognition as additional means of Aadhaar authentication to be used in combination with existing ways such as fingerprint or iris scan.
Long before it brought in an extra firewall for privacy with the proposed virtual IDs, the Aadhaar-issuing authority UIDAI had set in place a 'biometric lock' as an additional layer of protection against outside intrusions or breach.
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has granted a temporary extension to India's largest telecom operator, Bharti Airtel, to conduct Aadhaar based re-verification of its mobile subscribers, till March 31.
As the row over alleged breach of Aadhaar raged, the Centre today said innovations happening in the country cannot be killed under the "garb of privacy" even as the scheme's architect Nandan Nilekani felt there was an "orchestrated campaign" to malign it.
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
The Reserve Bank of India today said neither it nor its researcher were any way connected to a study on security aspects of Aadhaar by one S Ananth.
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