With the Government pushing Aadhaar as a standard identity document, the Supreme Court has questioned the Government's compulsion for Aadhaar-SIM linking.
Andhra Pradesh has launched CDMS, India's first Id Proof-based Medicine Sale Process to tackle the problem of fake doctors & fake prescriptions.
In order to make Aadhaar-Sim linking simpler, Govt. has rolled out 3 new ways to ensure that all the people can do the linking before the deadline.
In a reply to an RTI, RBI has made it clear that they have not issued any official instructions that make linking your bank accounts to Aadhaar mandatory.
In this case, the victim who is highly educated, was frightened into divulging his SIM number, for linking with Aadhaar. His SIM was cloned & money looted.
It makes complete sense to use Aadhaar biometric database at Airports across the country. It's even had successful runs at a few airports on a small scale.
Indian Government is pushing Aadhaar as a Unique ID for all Indians. But incidents like these are threatening to derail the entire process.
After a judgement passed by Supreme Court in February this year, Govt. is pushing all telecom operators to ask their users to link their SIMs with Aadhaar.
In a shocking revelation, it has been found that knowingly or unknowingly, private foreign firms have been granted full access to classified Aadhaar data of billions of Indians.
WikiLeaks claim of CIA stealing Aadhaar Data is based on a controversial memo, claiming that CIA is hacking users’ profiles via Crossmatch’s database.
The Right to Privacy verdict has created ripples across the hemishphere - While Nasscom is happy about the verdict, UIDAI says business as usual for them.
This can be regarded as a major step towards making Aadhaar-based PF platform more robust and seamless, benefitting millions of employees, pan-India.
Move to make Aadhaar mandatory requirement for stock and equity trading due to ineffectiveness of PAN Card to stop flow of black money into Share Market.
Aadhaar is needed, but no mandatory for Death Certificate or Railway Tickets. But it is required on a voluntary bsasis for senior citizen discounts on tickets.
Aadhaar linked phones has been one of the pet projects of the Government of India. With manufacturers disagreeing, it appears for now that the plan may not materialize.
The deadline for linking PAN to Aadhaar Card has been extended to 31st August. Beyond that, any PAN cards not linked with Aadhaar will be deactivated.
Aadhaar is now being made mandatory for all property deals and for acquiring a driving license to put a stop to all benami property deals and bogus driving licenses issued without proper verification.
The government has admitted that over 210 websites are publicly showing Aadhaar data of Citizens, but the UIDAI CEO says that the leak of Aadhaar data is nothing to worry about!
The mAadhaar mobile app is essentially the ‘official soft copy’ for your original Aadhaar. The app will link with your Aadhaar number and you can simply carry your Aadhaar on your device.
Ever since the concept of Aadhaar Card came into existence, Govt. had allowed entrepreneurs to set up ‘Aadhaar enrolment centres’ all across India, wherein Indian citizens can sign-up for Aadhaar. These private enrollment centres were…