EPFO to make Aadhaar as primary identifier to settle PF claim?

EPFO to make Aadhaar as primary identifier to settle PF claim?

In a move that could probably make PF withdrawals much easier, retirement body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has planned to make Aadhaar as primary identifier for settling Aadhaar-seed PF accounts.

Aadhaar set to cross 100 cr mark, aims to boost govt plans

Aadhaar enrolments are set to cross the 100 crore mark in a couple of days, a development which will boost the government s plan to provide subsidies and benefits under various social sector schemes directly.

Aadhaar Act notified, provides for statutory backing to UIDAI

Aadhaar Act notified, provides for statutory backing to UIDAI

The Centre has notified the new Aadhaar Act which gives the numbers assigned by it a statutory backing for transfer of subsidies and benefits to people eligible for them.

'Aadhaar enabled e-KYC can save Rs 10,000 cr over next 5 yrs'

'Aadhaar enabled e-KYC can save Rs 10,000 cr over next 5 yrs'

Aadhaar enabled e-KYC process could save over Rs 10,000 crore for banks and telecom operators over the next five years, says a survey. According to a recent study by MicroSave, a development consulting firm, using Aadhaar enabled e-KYC process for customer acquisition, could be highly beneficial for banks and telecom operators in India.

Rajya Sabha returns Aadhaar Bill to Lok Sabha with amendments

Rajya Sabha returns Aadhaar Bill to Lok Sabha with amendments

The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday returned Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016 to the Lok Sabha with amendments.

Bihar govt to link schemes with Aadhaar to avail benefits

The Bihar government on Tuesday announced in the state legislative Assembly that government's schemes will be linked with Aadhaar card in order to avail the benefits of the schemes.

Aadhaar Bill: Understanding the fine details

Aadhaar Bill: Understanding the fine details

Aadhaar Bill, 2016 was passed by the Lok Sabha on Friday after it was cleared by the Upper House the preceding day

Budget 2016: Govt to give statutory status to Aadhaar

Budget 2016: Govt to give statutory status to Aadhaar

Government has decided to accord statutory status to Aadhaar to ensure that benefits of the government subsidies directly reach the needy.

Aadhaar ID saving Indian govt about $1 billion per annum: World Bank

Aadhaar ID saving Indian govt about $1 billion per annum: World Bank

Hailing India's Aadhaar digital ID, the World Bank has said the initiative is estimated to be saving the government about USD 1 billion annually by curbing corruption as it underlined that digital technologies can promote inclusion, efficiency and innovation.

SC allows voluntary Aadhaar card use for more schemes

SC allows voluntary Aadhaar card use for more schemes

The Supreme Court on Thursday relaxed its earlier order to extend use of Aadhaar card on voluntary basis in social welfare schemes.

Aadhar card won't be extended to more services for now, says SC

Aadhar card won't be extended to more services for now, says SC

The Supreme Court on Wednesday declined to relax its order to allow voluntary use of Aadhar card for some welfare schemes at this stage.

SC to hear on Oct 6 pleas seeking changes in order on Aadhaar

The RBI and SEBI, along with the governments of Gujarat and Jharkhand, Tuesday sought clarification and modifications in a Supreme Court order that Aadhaar card will not be mandatory for availing benefits of various welfare schemes.

 

Man in trouble after he applies for Aadhaar card for pet cat

A Keralite, who is presently in the Gulf, has landed in trouble after he inadvertently applied for an Aadhaar ID card for his pet - a Persian cat to be taken to that country.

Man gets Aadhaar card for dog in Madhya Pradesh, arrested

Man gets Aadhaar card for dog in Madhya Pradesh, arrested

A computer operator at an Aadhaar centre has been arrested in Madhya Pradesh for getting an Aadhaar card made for his dog, police said on Friday.

SC moved against mandatory Aadhaar card for digital locker

A Gurgaon based Right to Information activist on Friday filed a petition in the Supreme Court challenging the government`s directive making Aadhaar card mandatory for creating digital locker.

This dog in Madhya Pradesh got an Aadhaar card for itself

This dog in Madhya Pradesh got an Aadhaar card for itself

People in rural areas of the country might still be facing difficulties in getting an identity card but a man in Madhya Pradesh has managed to get a government ID for his dog!

Aadhar not compulsory for voting: Election Commission

The Election Commission of India on Friday said it has made it clear that Aadhaar number is not mandatory for exercising the right to cast votes.

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Maha govt to link school admission numbers with Aadhaar card

Maharashtra Government has decided to link school students' admission registration numbers to Aadhar card in order to effectively implement the Right to Education Act.

Now EPIC or Aadhaar document enough to get PAN card

An EPIC or Aadhaar document will now be enough for any individual to obtain PAN card as the Income Tax Department has relaxed the cumbersome procedure of having multiple documents to prove one's own identity.