AADHAAR

Better subsidy targeting via technology saved $10 bn: PM

Better subsidy targeting via technology saved $10 bn: PM

PM said India is keen to find innovative and scalable solutions in education and healthcare using digital technology.

Nov 23, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

Linking of Aadhaar with personal details dangerous: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday said that linking of personal details with Aadhaar number was "dangerous" for individuals and society.

Nov 21, 2017, 21:28 PM IST
November 21, 2017: News at a glance

November 21, 2017: News at a glance

Nov 21, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee's latest on Aadhaar linking: It's 'Tughlaqi Raj', conversation of husband-wife will be public

Mamata Banerjee's latest on Aadhaar linking: It's 'Tughlaqi Raj', conversation of husband-wife will be public

The Supreme Court on October 30 had come down hard on the Mamata Banerjee government for filing a plea challenging the Centre's move to make Aadhaar mandatory for availing benefits of social welfare schemes, saying it was against the federal structure.

Nov 21, 2017, 08:14 AM IST
Narendra Modi govt's new mission - to link 1 billion UIDs with 1 billion bank A/Cs with 1 billion mobiles

Narendra Modi govt's new mission - to link 1 billion UIDs with 1 billion bank A/Cs with 1 billion mobiles

The program aims at linking one billion bank accounts to one billion Aadhaar numbers and one billion mobiles.

Nov 18, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
Aadhaar for PAN, ITR: Supreme Court questions maintainability of plea

Aadhaar for PAN, ITR: Supreme Court questions maintainability of plea

The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the maintainability of a petition challenging the provision mandating linking of Aadhaar with PAN number and for filing income tax returns.

Nov 17, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
NRIs, PIOs don't need to link bank a/c, PAN with Aadhaar: UIDAI

NRIs, PIOs don't need to link bank a/c, PAN with Aadhaar: UIDAI

The Aadhaar-issuing body said several representations had been received about problems faced by Non Resident Indians (NRIs), Person of Indian Origin (PIOs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) where Aadhaar was being demanded with regard to various services and benefits.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Government planning to digitally map your residential, professional address

Government planning to digitally map your residential, professional address

Private mapping company MapmyIndia has been entrusted with the task of carrying out the project.

Nov 16, 2017, 11:18 AM IST
Aadhaar must for appearing in class 10, 12 board exams in Uttar Pradesh

Aadhaar must for appearing in class 10, 12 board exams in Uttar Pradesh

The Uttar Pradesh government has made Aadhaar mandatory for board examinations in schools. All the students appearing for class 10 and class 12 board examinations, slated to be held in February next year, will need their Aadhaar cards handy.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:54 AM IST
Linking Aadhaar with insurance policies mandatory

Linking Aadhaar with insurance policies mandatory

There are 24 life insurance companies and 33 general insurers (including standalone health insurers) operating in the country.

Nov 09, 2017, 07:44 AM IST
Mobile number not linked with Aadhaar? Don't worry, govt will not disconnect it

Mobile number not linked with Aadhaar? Don't worry, govt will not disconnect it

DoT is waiting for the Supreme Court judgement on Aadhaar issue.

Nov 08, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
Banks, telecom service providers must specify last date to link Aadhaar: SC

Banks, telecom service providers must specify last date to link Aadhaar: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the banks and telecom service providers to specify the deadline of linking Aadhaar in the messages that they send. 

Nov 03, 2017, 15:48 PM IST
Aadhaar a threat to national security, will approach PM Modi: Subramanian Swamy

Aadhaar a threat to national security, will approach PM Modi: Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy took to Twitter and tweeted that he will soon write a letter to PM Modi detailing how compulsory Aadhaar poses a threat to the country.

Oct 31, 2017, 11:28 AM IST
Mamata vs Centre over mandatory Aadhaar linking in SC today

Mamata vs Centre over mandatory Aadhaar linking in SC today

The West Bengal govt has challenged the Centre's mandatory linking of Aadhaar for availing benefits of its social welfare schemes.

Oct 30, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
431 Hindus from Pakistan can now get PAN, Aadhaar and buy property in India

431 Hindus from Pakistan can now get PAN, Aadhaar and buy property in India

As many as 431 Pakistani nationals, mostly Hindus, have been granted long-term visas by the government, thus making them eligible for PAN and Aadhaar cards as well as allowing them to buy property, a home ministry official said.

Oct 29, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
October 28, 2017: News at a glance

October 28, 2017: News at a glance

Here is what is making headlines on October 28

Oct 28, 2017, 10:51 AM IST
Non-Aadhaar mobile SIM verification only for NRIs, foreign tourists

Non-Aadhaar mobile SIM verification only for NRIs, foreign tourists

Those who have Aadhaar or are entitled to get Aadhaar will have to verify their SIMs with their Aadhaar.

Oct 27, 2017, 09:14 AM IST
Three new methods to link mobile number with Aadhaar – Check out

Three new methods to link mobile number with Aadhaar – Check out

The re-verification exercise is scheduled to be completed by early 2018.

Oct 26, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
Want to get benefits from govt schemes? You have more time to link Aadhaar

Want to get benefits from govt schemes? You have more time to link Aadhaar

The deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar goes with bank accounts, PAN, mobile numbers and other government schemes and subsidies.

Oct 26, 2017, 09:22 AM IST