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EPFO has received Aadhar details of 1.8 crore members: official

EPFO has received Aadhar details of 1.8 crore members: official

The members whose Aadhar details have been verified are getting the facility of online transactions in the PF account, he told reporters.

Aug 14, 2017, 23:42 PM IST
Govt proposes unique ID to be made mandatory for flight booking

Govt proposes unique ID to be made mandatory for flight booking

The government proposes to make it mandatory for Indian air travellers to provide a unique identification (UID) like Aadhaar, passport or PAN card at the time of booking tickets, Civil Aviation Minister Jayant Sinha said on Thursday, while announcing the launch of the digital travel experience initiative - Digiyatra - for fliers.

Jun 08, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi calls for unique ID for defence equipment

BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi on Tuesday called for implementation of NATO like numbering of defence equipments in the inventory of Indian armed forces, and highlighted that this will result in a 30 per cent decrease in procurements.

Mar 21, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Soon, send or receive money using your 14-digit Aadhaar number

Soon, send or receive money using your 14-digit Aadhaar number

Very soon, one would be able to transact - send and receive money - only on the basis of the Aadhaar number irrespective of the fact whether it is linked to a bank account or not.

Feb 21, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
 Good News! Soon you may not need to carry a train ticket, Aadhaar card will be enough

Good News! Soon you may not need to carry a train ticket, Aadhaar card will be enough

You will need to furnish your Unique Identity( UID)or Aadhaar number for booking a train ticket.

Jul 14, 2016, 11:45 AM IST
Soon, Aadhar number to become compulsory for train ticket bookings

Soon, Aadhar number to become compulsory for train ticket bookings

It appears that soon, you will need to furnish your Unique Identity (UID) or Aadhar number for booking a train ticket. This means that if you still don’t have Aadhaar Card issued, then you won't be issued a train ticket.

Jul 08, 2016, 10:44 AM IST
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

Mar 12, 2016, 02:51 AM IST

Govt expenditure on Aadhaar project Rs 5,630 crore

Government has so far spent Rs 5,630 crore on UID project and generated as many as 78.65 crore Aadhaar numbers under the scheme, Parliament was informed Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

Centre to link mobile SIM with Aadhaar: Official

The central government is working hard to link mobile SIM with the Unique Identification (UID) number or Aadhaar, a senior official said here Monday.

Oct 27, 2014, 14:38 PM IST

SC to hear pleas against Aadhar

The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a batch of petitions, including the one filed by social worker like Aruna Roy against the implementation of the Aadhar scheme or the "Unique Identification Number" System (UID), by linking it to various welfare schemes.

Oct 07, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

UID project expenditure at Rs 3,062 cr as of July end

The Unique Identification (UID) project has incurred an expenditure of Rs 3,062 crore as of July end as against a total cost of Rs 12,398 crore sanctioned by the government, Parliament was informed Thursday.

Aug 29, 2013, 17:20 PM IST

Aadhaar coverage in Chandigarh above 95 per cent: UT official

Chandigarh has achieved enrolment of 95 per cent of its population for the Aadhaar scheme and clocked the highest number of direct cash transfers to beneficiaries through use of unique identity card.

Jun 13, 2013, 22:11 PM IST

March 31 deadline for Aadhaar issuance in Delhi

Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Friday set a deadline of March 31 for completing issuance of Aadhaar number to people in the city so that all major welfare schemes could be linked to it soon.

Feb 22, 2013, 22:31 PM IST

Aadhaar is a number not an ID card, says Montek

Seeking to set at rest controversy over Aadhaar, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Saturday said UID is a number and not an identity card.

Feb 02, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Cash transfer scheme a `revolutionary` measure of UPA: Sonia Gandhi

Congress president Sonia Gandhi strongly backed the Centre`s new Direct Benefit Transfer system that will ensure cash transfer directly in the hands of beneficiaries of various schemes.

Dec 15, 2012, 09:29 AM IST

Cash transfer scheme: Rahul Gandhi educates district Congress chiefs

With government launching first phase of direct cash transfer scheme from January 1, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi conducted a training session for the party`s district presidents.

Dec 14, 2012, 16:48 PM IST

SC notice to Centre on PIL challenging AADHAAR implementation

Supreme Court sought the Centre`s response to a plea challenging the implementation of the `AADHAAR` scheme, aimed at providing a unique identity number to all Indians, without any legislative nod.

Nov 30, 2012, 17:52 PM IST

Govt policy on Aadhar not clear: Aruna Roy

Social activist Aruna Roy on Saturday said the Union government`s policy on Aadhar Card scheme was not clear.

Oct 20, 2012, 21:47 PM IST

UIDAI targets to enrol 40 cr people for Aadhar cards: Nilekani

Unique Identification Authority of India targets to enrol another 40 crore in the next couple of years.

Aug 21, 2012, 20:35 PM IST

Enrollment of 40 cr people for UID numbers to begin

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) would start enrolling 40 crore people for issuance of Aadhaar numbers next month.

Mar 03, 2012, 16:56 PM IST