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Aadhaar is completely secure from malware: UIDAI chairman

Aadhaar is completely secure from malware: UIDAI chairman

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Wednesday said its database was completely secured and immune to attacks from any kind of malware. It allayed concerns about the security of data in Aadhaar servers in the wake of "WannaCry" ransomware attack.

CBSE schools to set up Aadhaar enrolment centres

Schools shall set up enrolment centres to facilitate their bona fide students, teachers, staff and their family members to enrol for Aadhar and make any updates or corrections, it said in the circular.

How to change name in Aadhaar – Here's the step by step guide

How to change name in Aadhaar – Here's the step by step guide

Here's how you can correct your Name on Aadhaar card online.

Govt's stand on Aadhaar for PAN in conflict with UIDAI: SC told

The government's decision to make Aadhaar mandatory for PAN number on Wednesday came under sharp attack in the Supreme Court, with the antagonists asserting that the move would "dilute civil liberties and dominate the citizens."

SC asks Centre how can it make Aadhaar mandatory for procuring PAN cards; hearing on April 25

SC asks Centre how can it make Aadhaar mandatory for procuring PAN cards; hearing on April 25

The SC has asked the government to justify the need for making Aadhaar card mandatory.

UIDAI files FIRs against 8 sites for collecting users' Aadhaar details

UIDAI files FIRs against 8 sites for collecting users' Aadhaar details

The crackdown marks the first instance of FIRs being lodged by the authority against fraudulent and illegal websites touting Aadhaar-related services.

 UIDAI cracks down on 1000 operators in 3 months for malpractices

UIDAI cracks down on 1000 operators in 3 months for malpractices

The UIDAI has blacklisted or suspended around 1,000 operators while FIRs have been filed against 20 individuals in the last three months for malpractices such as charging for Aadhaar enrolment.

MS Dhoni's Aadhaar info leak: UIDAI blacklists enrollment centre for 10 years

MS Dhoni's Aadhaar info leak: UIDAI blacklists enrollment centre for 10 years

Yesterday, a fuming Sakshi Singh Rawat asked Ravi Shankar Prasad to act after her husband' Aadhaar information was leaked on social media site Twitter.

New encryption key in Aadhaar authentication devices from June

New encryption key in Aadhaar authentication devices from June

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has said that all devices using Aadhaar authentication will have to adhere to its new encryption standards from June 1.  

Aadhaar data base fully safe and secure: UIDAI

Aadhaar data base fully safe and secure: UIDAI

Dismissing reports of misuse of biometrics data, the government today said Aadhaar-based authentication is "fully safe and secure".

UIDAI cautions unscrupulous entities charging for plastic Aadhaar card

UIDAI cautions unscrupulous entities charging for plastic Aadhaar card

Emphasising that paper printed Aadhaar is "perfectly valid" and there is no concept such as smart or plastic card, UIDAI on Sunday warned unscruplous entities charging anywhere between Rs 50 to Rs 200 for the issuing the same.

'15-20% consumption expenditure will become digital in 1 year'

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) former chairman Nandan Nilekani today said with new digital payment systems like BHIM and UPI in place, around 15-20 per cent of the country's personal consumption expenditure will become digital in next one year from the current level of 5 per cent.

Data collection by private agencies for Aadhar not a good idea: SC

Data collection by private agencies for Aadhar not a good idea: SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to expedite the hearing of Aadhar cases challenging the constitutional validity of the scheme but observed that data collection by private agencies is not a good idea.

Know how to change your address on Aadhar card online

Know how to change your address on Aadhar card online

Here's how you can change your address on Aadhar card online.

Govt working on Aadhaar-enabled payment method bypassing credit, debit cards

Govt working on Aadhaar-enabled payment method bypassing credit, debit cards

In a bid to achieve cashless economy, government is working on development of a common mobile phone app that can bypass payments through credit and debit cards.

Enrol JEE aspirants for Aadhaar on priority basis: UIDAI

The Unique ID Authority of India has directed all registrars and enrolment agencies associated with it to enrol applicants of CBSE's Joint Entrance Examination on priority basis.

Now, government will preserve records of services, benefits availed under Aadhaar for 7 years

Now, government will preserve records of services, benefits availed under Aadhaar for 7 years

According to new regulations, the government will now keep a record for seven years of all services and benefits that are availed using Aadhaar number. 

Railways plans linking Aadhaar with concessional ticket booking

Railways plans linking Aadhaar with concessional ticket booking

Railways will hold discussion with UIDAI for linking Aadhaar number with booking of concessional tickets to prevent misuse of subsidy facility by unscrupulous elements.

Centre bans public sharing of individual's Aadhaar details

Under the Aadhaar Act, agencies will have to ensure the security and confidentiality of the 12-digit resident identification number.

Government allows Aadhaar e-KYC for new mobile connections

Government allows Aadhaar e-KYC for new mobile connections

 Forget the bulky paperwork, you can now apply, validate and activate new pre-paid and post-paid mobile connections using your Aadhaar card and fingerprint at the point of sale.