Now get instant PAN card through Aadhaar based e-KYC – Here’s how to apply online

This facility is now available for those PAN applicants who possess a valid Aadhaar number and have a mobile number registered with Aadhaar.

May 28, 2020, 20:54 PM IST

NPS System account opening gets easier – Here’s how to apply for Aadhaar-based paperless KYC verification

The PFRDA has permitted e- NPS/Points of Presence facilities to use offline Aadhaar of prospective subscribers with their consent for opening NPS accounts.

May 28, 2020, 16:35 PM IST

UIDAI makes an important announcement on Aadhaar – Here’s what it says

UIDAI has made a series of tweets on resuming of Aadhaar services.

May 20, 2020, 14:08 PM IST

Government extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with ration cards

The announcement came following a newspapers report that ration cards of those who do not provide Aadhaar number will be cancelled.

May 12, 2020, 11:53 AM IST

Oxford dictionary gets new Indian words - Aadhaar, dabba, hartal, shaadi, auntie, bus stand, deemed university, FIR, non-veg, redressal, tempo, tube light, veg

 Aadhaar, chawl, dabba, hartal and shaadi are the new entrants in the latest edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, which features a total of 26 new Indian English words. Launched on Friday, the 10th edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, 384 Indian English words and incorporates over 1,000 new words such as chatbot, fake news and microplastic.

Jan 24, 2020, 16:14 PM IST

Delhi HC rejects plea seeking direction to link social media accounts with Aadhaar to control fake news

The plea was moved in the Delhi High Court in October seeking direction to the Centre to take appropriate steps to link social media accounts with Aadhaar, PAN, voter ID card or any other identification proof to weed out fake and duplicate accounts and to control fake and paid news which may affect the election process.

Dec 09, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

No plan to link Aadhaar with social media account, says Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad

In a written reply Prasad said that the data of Aadhaar is completely secure and it will be audited time and again. He added that under Section 69A of the Information Technology Act, 2000, the government has the right to block accounts in the country in matters of public interest.

Nov 20, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Aadhaar KYC Norms eased, but not for this reason; read the details

Dr Pandey said that the PML Rules amendment makes opening bank account easier for individuals who are living in an address different from their address in Aadhaar.

Nov 14, 2019, 20:35 PM IST

Aadhaar card holders can now update their names only twice, rules UIDAI

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has revised the rules for updating the names, gender and date of birth. UIDAI has now put limits on the number of times you can update/change your name, date of birth and gender details in your Aadhaar card.

Nov 08, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

Deadline for linking PAN-Aadhaar extended from September 30 to December 31

In a major relief for taxpayers, the deadline to link PAN card and Aadhaar has been extended from September 30 to December 31, a notification issued by Ministry of Finance said on Saturday.

Sep 28, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Want to update your address in Aadhaar? UIDAI lists out 44 supporting documents for it

If you want to make changes in your address details on your Aadhaar card, you can do it both online and offline (by visiting your nearby Aadhaar Centre).

Sep 23, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

SC seeks Centre's status on framing regulations to link social media with Aadhaar by September 24

Last year, WhatsApp received a lot of flak from the Indian government over fake news and false information being circulated on its messaging platform.

Sep 13, 2019, 14:48 PM IST

India Post Payments Bank rolls out Aadhaar enabled payment services

With AePS services any common person with a bank account linked to Aadhaar can perform basic banking services such as cash withdrawals and balance enquiry irrespective of the bank they hold their account with.

Sep 09, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Aadhaar holders to automatically receive PAN from I-T Dept

CBDT said that I-T department will obtain demographic information of an individual from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) for allotment of PAN.

Sep 02, 2019, 16:31 PM IST

NRC: No Aadhaar for those who can't prove Indian citizenship

The final NRC list is scheduled to be taken out on Saturday and security has been tightened in Assam.

Aug 30, 2019, 21:05 PM IST

SC issues notice to Centre on Facebook's plea to transfer case over Aadhaar-social media linking

Facebook Inc had filed a petition in the apex court seeking transfer of cases pending in three High Courts – Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh – for linking social media accounts with Aadhaar in order to curb fake news.

Aug 20, 2019, 12:53 PM IST

Facebook seeks transfer of case on linking Aadhaar-social media; SC to hear plea on Tuesday

Facebook Inc had filed a petition in the apex court seeking transfer of cases pending in three High Courts – Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh – for linking social media accounts with Aadhaar in order to curb fake news.

Aug 19, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

Election Commission writes to Law Ministry on linking Voter ID cards with Aadhaar

The poll body has long maintained that mandatory seeding can prevent voter fraud and ensure each person has only one vote. 


Aug 16, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Now get mobile connection, open bank account without Aadhaar as Rajya Sabha passes Bill

The passage of the Bill means that people will now be able to open bank accounts and get new mobile connection without showing their Aadhaar card.

Jul 08, 2019, 18:45 PM IST

Union Budget 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announces Aadhaar on arrival for NRIs

I propose to consider issuing Aadhaar Card for Non Resident Indians (NRIs) with Indian passports after their arrival in India, without waiting for the mandatory 180 days, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Jul 05, 2019, 13:51 PM IST