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Aadhaar biometric data cannot be shared for crime investigations: UIDAI

Aadhaar biometric data cannot be shared for crime investigations: UIDAI

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has rejected National Crime Records Bureau's (NCRB) proposal seeking limited access to the Aadhaar database to catch...
EPFO shuts Aadhaar seeding portal after IB alert on data breach

EPFO shuts Aadhaar seeding portal after IB alert on data breach

A joke doing the rounds says that according to Modi government, everything from Defence Ministry website to the most sophisticated computer can be hacked,...
CBDT to recognise transgenders as gender category in PAN applications

CBDT to recognise transgenders as gender category in PAN applications

Fresh Central Board of Direct Taxes notification provides a new tick box for transgenders to apply for Permanent Account Number needed for filing tax...
No deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts, mobile phones till case decided: SC

No deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts, mobile phones till case decided: SC

Jittery over repeated messages and calls from your bank and mobile phone operators warning of discontinuing your services? You can now ignore them and...
Law minster also wakes up from UIDAI-induced slumber, says other IDs okay if Aadhaar not available

Law minster also wakes up from UIDAI-induced slumber, says other IDs okay if Aadhaar...

A spate of tragedies including deaths, because claimants to legal entitlements – rations and hospital beds – were denied when they failed to produce...
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Taking note of media reports, UIDAI clarifies Aadhaar no reason to deny essential services

Taking serious note of media reports on denial of essential services in the absence of Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has...
Aadhaar Linkages: Problem of authentication at heart of the issue, not mere identity

Aadhaar Linkages: Problem of authentication at heart of the issue, not mere identity

Kapil Sibal argues that in areas with no electricity and no internet connectivity how can such authentication be done? The hearings on Aadhaar and its...

Aadhaar Linkages case: Sibal points out the many ways data can be compromised

The hearings on Aadhaar and its various linkages and privacy and security issued attached to them continued before the Supreme Court constitution bench of...

Aadhaar linkages issue: Divan, Sibal point out the many dangers of identity theft, lack...

The hearings on Aadhaar and its various linkages and privacy and security issued attached to them resumed before the Supreme Court constitution bench of...
Linking Aadhaar to services “must be criminalized”, says Edward Snowden

Linking Aadhaar to services “must be criminalized”, says Edward Snowden

In yet another major blow at the central government’s Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), American whistleblower-in-exile Edward Snowden on Sunday hit out at...
Aadhaar is a giant electronic mess, a serious threat, leads to a police state structure: Sr Advocate Divan to SC

Aadhaar is a giant electronic mess, a serious threat, leads to a police state...

Senior Advocate Shyam Divan on Wednesday (January 17) made a passionate plea to a Supreme Court constitution bench on why he thinks Aadhaar is...

Journalists express solidarity with Tribune, reporter for Aadhaar expose

The Tribune chief thanks for action By Abu Turab, APN A large number of journalists and representatives of media associations came together with National Journalists Alliance...

Snowden Slams Indian Govt For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Breach

The Government of India has attracted criticism internationally for going after the press for exposing breach in security of Aadhaar data base, with the...
Govt Under Fire For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Data Breach

Govt Under Fire For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Data Breach

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), fighting a case in Supreme Court challenging the safety of data stored in Aadhaar, is now under...
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Aadhaar data breach story: UIDAI files FIR against The Tribune, reporter Rachna Khaira

Tribune’s reporter Rachna Khaira depicted how anonymous sellers were allegedly providing Aadhaar details for a fee Days after a report by The Tribune claimed a...
Website for complaints against calls warning you to link your phone, bank accounts to Aadhaar

Website for complaints against calls warning you to link your phone, bank accounts to...

A day before Supreme Court began hearing pleas against mandatory linking of Aadhaar to bank accounts, phones and various other services, some activists started...
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Deadline for linking bank accounts with Aadhaar extended till March 31, 2018

The decision by the finance ministry came a day before a five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court begins hearing pleas against mandatory Aadhaar-linking The...
Govt extends deadline for linking PAN with Aadhaar to March 31

Govt extends deadline for linking PAN with Aadhaar to March 31

Decision comes a day after Centre informed SC that it was willing to extend deadline for mandatory Aadhaar-linking with various services and schemes till March...
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Notification extending deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar tomorrow, Centre tells SC

Deadline for linking Aadhaar not extended yet, points out UIDAI The Centre informed the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday, Dec 7, that it will extend...
Over 200 government websites disclose Aadhaar details

Over 200 government websites disclose Aadhaar details

UIDAI assures safety and security of all personal details Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has admitted that over 200 websites belonging to central and...
Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy’s latest target: Aadhaar, calls it a “national security threat”

The BJP MP plans to write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi detailing how making Aadhaar mandatory will endanger national security If there’s one thing the...

Technical glitch grounds West Bengal’s plea against Aadhaar-Mobile linking in SC

The Supreme Court raps Mamata Banerjee’s government for challenging Parliament’s mandate, says the chief minister can file a petition as an individual citizen The Supreme...
Mamata

Aadhaar, mobile number linking an attack on privacy, won’t do it: Mamata

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee dared telecom authorities to disconnect her phone, said she won’t link number with Aadhaar under any circumstance Hitting out...
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Five-judge Constitution Bench to hear Aadhaar challenge on privacy issue

The hearing  will be held on July 18 and 19, Court said In the much awaited order on Aadhaar Card case, the Supreme Court on...
Aadhar invalid to travel to Nepal, Bhutan; Home Ministry

Aadhar invalid to travel to Nepal, Bhutan; Home Ministry

The Union Home Ministry has declared that Aadhar card is not a valid identification document for Indian nationals travelling to Nepal and Bhutan. Indians...
Aadhaar holders must link with PAN card for Income Tax returns: SC

Aadhaar holders must link with PAN card for Income Tax returns: SC

PAN card without Aadhaar number would not be treated invalid In the much awaited order on Aadhaar Card case the Supreme Court on June...

'Aadhaar Card' - 27 News Results

Aadhaar biometric data cannot be shared for crime investigations: UIDAI

Aadhaar biometric data cannot be shared for crime investigations: UIDAI

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has rejected National Crime Records Bureau's (NCRB) proposal seeking limited access to the Aadhaar database to catch...
EPFO shuts Aadhaar seeding portal after IB alert on data breach

EPFO shuts Aadhaar seeding portal after IB alert on data breach

A joke doing the rounds says that according to Modi government, everything from Defence Ministry website to the most sophisticated computer can be hacked,...
CBDT to recognise transgenders as gender category in PAN applications

CBDT to recognise transgenders as gender category in PAN applications

Fresh Central Board of Direct Taxes notification provides a new tick box for transgenders to apply for Permanent Account Number needed for filing tax...
No deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts, mobile phones till case decided: SC

No deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts, mobile phones till case decided: SC

Jittery over repeated messages and calls from your bank and mobile phone operators warning of discontinuing your services? You can now ignore them and...
Law minster also wakes up from UIDAI-induced slumber, says other IDs okay if Aadhaar not available

Law minster also wakes up from UIDAI-induced slumber, says other IDs okay if Aadhaar...

A spate of tragedies including deaths, because claimants to legal entitlements – rations and hospital beds – were denied when they failed to produce...
Aadhaar

Taking note of media reports, UIDAI clarifies Aadhaar no reason to deny essential services

Taking serious note of media reports on denial of essential services in the absence of Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has...
Aadhaar Linkages: Problem of authentication at heart of the issue, not mere identity

Aadhaar Linkages: Problem of authentication at heart of the issue, not mere identity

Kapil Sibal argues that in areas with no electricity and no internet connectivity how can such authentication be done? The hearings on Aadhaar and its...

Aadhaar Linkages case: Sibal points out the many ways data can be compromised

The hearings on Aadhaar and its various linkages and privacy and security issued attached to them continued before the Supreme Court constitution bench of...

Aadhaar linkages issue: Divan, Sibal point out the many dangers of identity theft, lack...

The hearings on Aadhaar and its various linkages and privacy and security issued attached to them resumed before the Supreme Court constitution bench of...
Linking Aadhaar to services “must be criminalized”, says Edward Snowden

Linking Aadhaar to services “must be criminalized”, says Edward Snowden

In yet another major blow at the central government’s Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), American whistleblower-in-exile Edward Snowden on Sunday hit out at...
Aadhaar is a giant electronic mess, a serious threat, leads to a police state structure: Sr Advocate Divan to SC

Aadhaar is a giant electronic mess, a serious threat, leads to a police state...

Senior Advocate Shyam Divan on Wednesday (January 17) made a passionate plea to a Supreme Court constitution bench on why he thinks Aadhaar is...

Journalists express solidarity with Tribune, reporter for Aadhaar expose

The Tribune chief thanks for action By Abu Turab, APN A large number of journalists and representatives of media associations came together with National Journalists Alliance...

Snowden Slams Indian Govt For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Breach

The Government of India has attracted criticism internationally for going after the press for exposing breach in security of Aadhaar data base, with the...
Govt Under Fire For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Data Breach

Govt Under Fire For Case Against Journalist Who Exposed Aadhaar Data Breach

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), fighting a case in Supreme Court challenging the safety of data stored in Aadhaar, is now under...
Aadhaar

Aadhaar data breach story: UIDAI files FIR against The Tribune, reporter Rachna Khaira

Tribune’s reporter Rachna Khaira depicted how anonymous sellers were allegedly providing Aadhaar details for a fee Days after a report by The Tribune claimed a...
Website for complaints against calls warning you to link your phone, bank accounts to Aadhaar

Website for complaints against calls warning you to link your phone, bank accounts to...

A day before Supreme Court began hearing pleas against mandatory linking of Aadhaar to bank accounts, phones and various other services, some activists started...
Aadhaar_Logo.svg_

Deadline for linking bank accounts with Aadhaar extended till March 31, 2018

The decision by the finance ministry came a day before a five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court begins hearing pleas against mandatory Aadhaar-linking The...
Govt extends deadline for linking PAN with Aadhaar to March 31

Govt extends deadline for linking PAN with Aadhaar to March 31

Decision comes a day after Centre informed SC that it was willing to extend deadline for mandatory Aadhaar-linking with various services and schemes till March...
Aadhaar

Notification extending deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar tomorrow, Centre tells SC

Deadline for linking Aadhaar not extended yet, points out UIDAI The Centre informed the Supreme Court (SC) on Thursday, Dec 7, that it will extend...
Over 200 government websites disclose Aadhaar details

Over 200 government websites disclose Aadhaar details

UIDAI assures safety and security of all personal details Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has admitted that over 200 websites belonging to central and...
Subramanian Swamy

Subramanian Swamy’s latest target: Aadhaar, calls it a “national security threat”

The BJP MP plans to write to Prime Minister Narendra Modi detailing how making Aadhaar mandatory will endanger national security If there’s one thing the...

Technical glitch grounds West Bengal’s plea against Aadhaar-Mobile linking in SC

The Supreme Court raps Mamata Banerjee’s government for challenging Parliament’s mandate, says the chief minister can file a petition as an individual citizen The Supreme...
Mamata

Aadhaar, mobile number linking an attack on privacy, won’t do it: Mamata

West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee dared telecom authorities to disconnect her phone, said she won’t link number with Aadhaar under any circumstance Hitting out...
Aadhar Card

Five-judge Constitution Bench to hear Aadhaar challenge on privacy issue

The hearing  will be held on July 18 and 19, Court said In the much awaited order on Aadhaar Card case, the Supreme Court on...
Aadhar invalid to travel to Nepal, Bhutan; Home Ministry

Aadhar invalid to travel to Nepal, Bhutan; Home Ministry

The Union Home Ministry has declared that Aadhar card is not a valid identification document for Indian nationals travelling to Nepal and Bhutan. Indians...
Aadhaar holders must link with PAN card for Income Tax returns: SC

Aadhaar holders must link with PAN card for Income Tax returns: SC

PAN card without Aadhaar number would not be treated invalid In the much awaited order on Aadhaar Card case the Supreme Court on June...

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