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Nandan Nilekani-led panel on digital payments submits report to RBI

In January, the Reserve Bank of India had set up the five-member panel on deepening digital payments with a view to encouraging digitisation of payments and enhance financial inclusion through digitisation.

May 18, 2019, 18:03 PM IST

Aadhaar never collected individual data, it's just an ID: Nandan Nilekani

The Infosys co-founder defended Aadhar and said that it never collected data of an individual.

Apr 22, 2019, 18:24 PM IST

UIDAI dismisses reports about alleged theft of data of 7.82 crore Aadhaar holders

UIDAI said that it’s CIDR and servers are completely safe and fully secure and no illegal access was made and no data has been stolen from its servers.

Apr 17, 2019, 20:16 PM IST

SC refuses to hear plea challenging Aadhaar Ordinance

The bench, however, allowed the petitioner to withdraw the plea and granted liberty to approach the high court.

Apr 05, 2019, 11:44 AM IST

Government extends last date for Aadhaar-PAN linking by 6 months

The Government on Sunday extended the last date for linking Permanent Account Number (PAN) with biometric ID Aadhaar till September 30.

Mar 31, 2019, 20:57 PM IST

Linking PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory, Supreme Court tells Centre

There will be no concession to the rule of mandatory linking of Aadhaar with PAN card, ruled the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 07, 2019, 11:30 AM IST

Now, Indians aged over 65 and under 15 can use Aadhaar card to visit Nepal, Bhutan

Indian citizens going to Nepal and Bhutan don't need a visa if they have a valid passport, a photo identity card issued by the government of India or an election ID card issued by the Election Commission. 

Jan 20, 2019, 13:23 PM IST

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Jan 07, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Govt will soon make Aadhaar-driving licence linking mandatory: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said the government will soon make it mandatory for linking Aadhaar with driving licences. Watch this video to know more.

Jan 07, 2019, 09:36 AM IST

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

Cabinet nod to making Aadhaar optional KYC for mobile number, bank account

Two Acts will be amended to provide for voluntary sharing of the 12-digit identification number for obtaining new mobile phone connections and for the opening of bank accounts.

Dec 18, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

What is Masked Aadhaar, its privacy benefits and how to download it: All you need to know

You can use Masked Aadhaar for KYC where sharing Aadhaar number is not necessary.

Nov 09, 2018, 11:29 AM IST

UIDAI to set up Aadhaar Seva Kendras on lines of Passport Seva Kendra

This comes just months after the Supreme Court, in a historic verdict, endorsed the Constitutional validity of Aadhaar cards.

Oct 30, 2018, 19:11 PM IST

Govt orders telcos to stop using Aadhaar for verifying existing mobile customers

The government has ordered telecom companies to stop using Aadhaar as a mean of authentication for verifying existing mobile customers.

Oct 26, 2018, 21:13 PM IST

SIM cards issued through Aadhaar will not be disconnected, re-verification of mobile subscribers' KYC details to be optional: Government

The DoT and UIDAI issùed a joint statement in which they assured mobile subscribers that there was no reason for panic.

Oct 18, 2018, 12:24 PM IST

Taking cue from India, Malaysia keen on adopting Aadhaar model

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his visit to Kuala Lumpur in May, offered Malaysia's Premier Mahathir Mohamad collaboration on matters in which India has expertise.

Oct 14, 2018, 12:38 PM IST

Girl 'denied' treatment in Delhi govt hospital over Aadhaar; Union minister comes to rescue

The matter was highlighted by Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari.

Oct 11, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

Does BJP have monopoly over temples, why can't I visit religious places? Rahul Gandhi asks

Gandhi said his attempts at making conversation with the government have always been shunned. 

Oct 05, 2018, 13:29 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