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Birth Certificate Common ID for Host of Services

The law will facilitate the insertion of provisions for digital registration and electronic delivery of certificates of births and deaths

15 Sep 2023 1:01 AM

AA Edit | Volte-face and quick fixes can’t protect Indians’ data

Since the issue is related to the protection of the personal data of citizens, the government must make a clean breast of the whole project

02 Jun 2022 12:19 AM

Lok Sabha clears FCRA Bill that makes Aadhaar must to register NGOs

The Bill was passed amid concerns raised by Opposition MPs about possible witch hunting.

22 Sep 2020 11:56 AM

Every new Aadhar Card app feature you need to know right now

The Aadhar card app has gotten a massive update and here are the top features everyone needs to know.

26 Nov 2019 2:07 PM

Tamil Nadu beggar found outside temple with Rs 12,000 cash; has Rs 2 lakh in bank

The beggar identified as Parvatham, 70, claimed that she earned the money by seeking alms from the devotees visiting the temple.

08 Nov 2019 1:08 PM


Fin-tech players enabling payment through aadhar card

There are still several structural challenges that are hindering the growth of digital payments in the country.

03 Aug 2019 11:49 AM

UIDAI delays face recognition rollout for Aadhaar till August 1

The UIDAI has delayed introduction of face recognition facility for Aadhaar by one month to get enough time to prepare for a smooth rollout.

13 Jun 2018 6:28 PM

Do not deny benefit to anyone for want of Aadhaar: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The minister said, 'If a person is not having Aadhaar ask him to get Aadhaar but you should give him benefit using alternative mode.'

13 Feb 2018 4:03 PM

'No medical help for braveheart's wife hits morale of armed forces'

On Friday, a Kargil braveheart's wife died at a private hospital after allegedly being denied treatment due to unavailability of Aadhaar.

30 Dec 2017 12:05 PM

'Uniquely identified': Man gets nabbed by gang, Aadhar shows way home

According to police, the unique identification card helped the people at the ashram in Rae Bareli trace Nadar's family in Tamil Nadu.

23 Dec 2017 10:54 AM


Govt ready to give 3-6 months to link PAN, Aadhaar after SC clearance

The linking exercise is aimed at eliminating duplicate PAN cards which are being used by unscrupulous elements to avoid paying due taxes.

03 Dec 2017 11:32 AM

IRDAI working with govt to create a simple platform for KYC

Aadhar is not a mandatory requirement for Know Your Customer (KYC) in the insurance sector.

07 Aug 2017 6:05 PM

Aadhaar mandatory for kerosene subsidy, Atal Pension Yojana

Those availing kerosene subsidy or contributing for pension scheme will now be required to furnish proof of Aadhaar number.

04 Jun 2017 11:54 AM

Linking Aadhaar with ration cards results in money saving

Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that linking resulted in a huge saving of Rs 14,000 crore.

04 May 2017 9:03 PM

Aadhaar mandatory to avoid fake PAN cards: Govt tells SC

The AG said, due to Aadhaar, government has saved over Rs 50,000 crore on the schemes to benefit the poor as well as the pension schemes.

02 May 2017 5:45 PM


Haj application process in UP likely to be linked with Aadhaar: BJP

Asked whether the process of filing of Haj application would also be linked to IT Returns, Mohsin Raza said there was no such proposal.

26 Mar 2017 3:00 PM

Budget session: Cong all set to 'corner' Centre on spectrum of issues

It was further informed that the party will raise the issue of forcing Aadhar card on millions of school going children.

09 Mar 2017 9:22 AM

Facing flak, Govt says Aadhaar not mandatory for mid-day meal

The beneficiaries would continue to receive their benefits using an alternate form of identification until they get an Aadhaar number.

07 Mar 2017 8:23 PM

Murder accused cheated people posing as MP

Satya Panigrahi, one of the five accused who murdered Sachin Mohite, had created fake identity documents.

14 Feb 2017 1:47 AM

Enjoy ‘e-enabled’ flying at 2 airports

These include passenger ticket and verification through Aadhar card.

17 Jan 2017 1:50 AM