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Aadhaar verdict

Review petition in Supreme Court seeks re-examination of Aadhaar verdict

A review petition was filed in the Supreme Court on Monday seeking to re-examine its verdict by which the Centre's flagship Aadhaar scheme was held as constitutionally valid.

Dec 24, 2018, 20:01 PM IST

Justice DY Chandrachud is Sehwag of Supreme Court, but does he need to be Dravid instead?

We have had a rock star RBI governor. Why not one at the Supreme Court as well?

Oct 04, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

Overzealous Aadhaar implementation a lost national security opportunity

Both the present and previous governments had different priorities with Aadhaar. And both of them missed the opportunity to truly use it in the interest of national security.

Oct 01, 2018, 10:20 AM IST

Aadhaar neither creates surveillance state nor violates privacy: UIDAI

UIDAI said the court has upheld the constitutional validity of Aadhaar and accepted that there is a legitimate state aim in the 12-digit biometric ID.

Sep 26, 2018, 18:36 PM IST

Government calls Aadhaar verdict historic, says Congress cuts a ‘sorry figure’

Arun Jaitley said that while the Congress introduced Aadhaar, it did not know what to do with the scheme.

Sep 26, 2018, 15:27 PM IST

SC declares Aadhaar constitutionally valid: Here's the full text

A five-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra held that Aadhaar would be voluntary and not mandatory with an option to exit.

Sep 26, 2018, 14:34 PM IST

List of services where Aadhaar is required and not required

The verdict was pronounced on a batch of pleas challenging the constitutional validity of Aadhaar scheme and its enabling 2016 law.

Sep 26, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Aadhaar mandatory for PAN, I-T returns but not for bank, mobile services: SC

The apex court's five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra said Aadhaar will not be required for opening bank accounts, admissions in schools or for getting mobile connections. The court however upheld Section 139AA, mandating its linkage with PAN and filing of Income Tax returns.

Sep 26, 2018, 12:18 PM IST

Aadhaar Verdict in 10 points: Here’s what Supreme Court ruled on unique ID for Indians

The Supreme Court on Wednesday observed that Aadhaar is unique and secure, even as it ruled that it is not mandatory to avail services like mobile phone, banking and school admissions. The top court further ruled that Aadhaar service in Constitutionally valid.

Sep 26, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Supreme Court verdict on Aadhaar

Centre has so far issued 139 notifications, practically touching every aspect of a citizen`s day-to-day life, making Aadhaar linking mandatory.

Sep 26, 2018, 11:26 AM IST