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aadhaar data breach

Data of 1.34 lakh Aadhaar card holders 'leaked' from Andhra govt site

It revealed a person's bank account number, branch, father’s name, address, religion and caste, among other personal details.

26 Apr 2018 8:30 AM

Virtual ID not a cover-up for data breach, was planned years ago: UIDAI chief

The chief executive officer of UIDAI said the virtual ID would prevent profiling of individuals who applied for Aadhaar.

12 Jan 2018 8:53 AM

Journalists exposing Aadhaar breach deserve award, not FIR: Snowden

Snowden spoke in defence of the journalists and directly blamed the UIDAI as responsible for destroying the privacy of a billion Indians.

09 Jan 2018 9:58 AM

Govt committed to press freedom in Aadhaar case, says Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Editors’ Guild Of India sought government intervention for withdrawal of the case.

09 Jan 2018 12:55 AM

Govt committed to freedom of press: Law minister on UIDAI FIR

The Supreme Court made it clear that politicians should 'allow freedom of expression' during the hearing of another case.

08 Jan 2018 8:18 PM


No justice, only politics of vendetta: Shatrughan on FIR on journo

A media report claimed that it received an offer to buy access into the Aadhaar database in exchange of only Rs 500.

08 Jan 2018 5:33 PM

CIA accesses Aadhaar data? Officials say 'no': report

Report cites a WikiLeaks exposure that claims spy agency using tech tools for cyber spying and biometric data theft.

26 Aug 2017 12:15 PM

UIDAI: No Aadhaar data breach using app made by Ola techie

A Bengaluru-based software engineer was arrested by police for allegedly misusing Aadhaar data.

05 Aug 2017 1:00 PM