04 Mar 2018
80% bank accounts, 60% SIM have been linked with Aadhaar
A month before the expiry of the deadline, around 80% of bank accounts and 60% of mobile connections have been linked with national biometric identifier Aadhaar, according to a senior official at UIDAI.
12 Jan 2018
Linking Aadhaar with SIM cost this man Rs. 1 lakh
Trying to link his mobile number with Aadhaar card, as per government directives, has cost a man in Jaipur Rs. 110,000.
28 Nov 2017
How to link Aadhaar with LPG connection
The Indian government allows citizens to receive 12 LPG cylinders every year at subsidized rates.
24 Nov 2017
PM Modi launches UMANG app for one-stop access to services
PM Narendra Modi has finally launched the much-awaited UMANG app, which will allow citizens to access hundreds of public services on a single platform.
21 Oct 2017
Linking Aadhaar to bank account is mandatory, RBI clarifies
Hours ago, media reports emerged that RBI had denied instructing banks to mandatorily link Aadhaar to accounts.
29 Mar 2017
UIDAI blacklists firm that leaked Dhoni's details
The UIDAI has blacklisted the Aadhaar Centre that accidentally leaked cricketer MS Dhoni's personal details online, for ten years.
29 Mar 2017
Aadhaar: Govt-approved agency tweets Dhoni's personal details in major gaffe
After e-governance firm Common Services Center, which assists the Centre in Aadhaar enrolment, tweeted photographs of M.S. Dhoni's personal details on the Aadhaar website in a 'fan moment', his wife Sakshi reached out to IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, asking, "..is there any privacy left ??? (sic)"
27 Mar 2017
SC: Aadhaar cannot be compulsory for welfare schemes
The SC has clarified that Aadhaar cards cannot be made compulsory by the government for availing of welfare schemes.
24 Mar 2017
Aadhaar Cards: How safe is our sensitive data?
The Centre is making 'Aadhaar Card' mandatory for filing Income Tax Returns, applying for PAN card, and availing several schemes and services from 1 Apr'17.