PM Modi suggests Aadhaar-based e-tracking of pension cases

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has suggested an Aadhaar-based online system to check delay in processing cases of pensions.

Register Aadhaar numbers with banks: Govt tells pensioners

All central government pensioners should register their Aadhaar numbers with banks in order to avoid any problems faced by them in getting pension, the Centre has said.

UIDAI generates 78.59 cr Aadhaar numbers till March 9

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has generated 78.59 crore Aadhaar numbers as on March 9 although they are not mandatory for availing the benefits under various schemes, Parliament was informed Thursday.

Over 76 crore Aadhaar numbers generated till mid-February

 As many as 76.83 crore Aadhaar numbers have been generated as on February 15 and about Rs 5,512.18 crore has been spent until January this year on the project, government said on Thursday.

FinMin asks banks for early issuance of RuPay card under PMJDY

The Finance Ministry has asked banks to expedite issuance of RuPay debit card under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PYMJDY).

Govt mulling Aadhaar linked universal health cover under NHAM

Under its flagship National Health Assurance Mission (NHAM) which will be launched shortly, government has planned to cover the entire population.

Govt asks UIDAI to generate 100 cr Aadhaar numbers by 2015

Government on Wednesday approved Phase -V of Unique Identification project which entails generation of 100 crore Aadhaar numbers by 2015 including enrolments done under the National Population Register.

PM reviews Aadhaar, may use it to improve delivery of schemes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday reviewed progress of Aadhaar project and is believed to have discussed the possibility of using the platform to resume Aadhaar-based direct benefit transfers of subsidised schemes.

56 cr Aadhaar numbers issued, 60-cr target to be achieved soon

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Thursday said it has issued as many as 56 crore Aadhaar numbers to the residents in the country.

Nilekani hopes 60 crore Aadhar numbers would be issued by 2014

Nandan Nilekani expressed hope that the target of issuing 60 crore Aadhaar numbers would be met by 2014.

Aadhaar number not a must for EPFO members

Now EPFO's over 5 crore members need not necessarily have Aadhaar numbers to avail the benefits of PF body's schemes as these are excluded from Centre's Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) programme.

Over 3.84 lakh Aadhaar numbers cancelled on misuse by operators

The government on Wednesday said that as many as 384,237 Aadhaar numbers have been cancelled because of misuse by operators under the biometric exception clause.

UIDAI orders probe into duplication of Aadhaar numbers

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has directed inquiry into complaints of alleged duplication of Aadhaar numbers.

UIDAI orders probe into duplication of Aadhaar numbers

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has directed inquiry into complaints of alleged duplication of Aadhaar numbers.

Now Aadhaar numbers through e-mails, SMSes

The long-wait for the unique
identity number would soon be over with the UIDAI, which
issues Aadhaar cards, deciding to inform residents about their
numbers through e-mails and SMSes, before sending it by post.

`Aadhaar numbers could lead to discrimination`

The NHRC is of the opinion that the govt`s move to provide citizens with UID in its present form could lead to discrimination.

Over 3.11 cr Aadhaar numbers generated: Govt

UIDAI has generated over 3.11 crore
`Aadhaar` numbers till the beginning of this month, with
Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Karnataka having garnered the
maximum numbers so far, the government said on Wednesday.

Nearly 3 crore citizens issued Aadhaar numbers

In all, 2.87 crore unique
identification numbers have been issued across the country so
far under the `Aadhaar` scheme and the government is targeting
to cover 60 crore citizens by 2014.

1.90 cr Aadhaar numbers generated so far: Govt

The government on Wednesday said about
1.90 crore Unique Identification Numbers (UID) or `Aadhaar`
involving country`s citizens have been generated as on July
31, 2011.