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Jun 08, 2017
Government proposes that an Aadhaar like Unique ID to be made mandatory for booking flightsThe government proposes to make it mandatory for Indian air travellers to provide a Unique Identification (UID) like Aadhaar, passport or PAN card at the time of booking tickets, Civil Aviation Minister Jayant Sinha said on Thursday, while announcing the launch of the digital travel experience initiative - Digiyatra - for fliers.
Jan 23, 2017
Aadhaar: from an identification project to flagbearer of Digital India, it’s come a long wayAadhaar is the largest biometrics programme in the world. What started out in 2008 as an effort to create a national identification programme, soon became the world’s most powerful programme for driving inclusion.
Jun 15, 2016
Disabled persons in India to get unique ID CardIndia plans to provide a unique ID card to persons with disabilities with an aim to create a national data base to have their information.
Jun 30, 2014
Why it should be NPR plus Aadhaar, not NPR or AadhaarThe home ministry is giving NPR primacy over Nandan Nilekani's Aadhaar. Actually, Rajnath Singh should use both, and the objective should be to identify illegal immigrants, but not throw them out.
Mar 26, 2014
Nilekani has been too clever by half in pushing Aadhaar; now, he must face flakNandan Nilekani was party to compromising the Aadhaar project by pushing it hard without legal protection for privacy. He should now be ready to take the flak for it
Dec 27, 2012
Cash transfers: Come polls, NAC views go into dustbinThe UPA and Sonia Gandhi are turning a deaf year to their own National Advisory Council's apprehensions on cash transfers.
Dec 18, 2012
Unique ID is dangerous for you; it should be scrappedThe Unique ID scheme is poorly conceived and may end up trampling on citizen rights, including privacy. It should be scrapped.
Jun 01, 2012
Does form-filling give us better security? DD thinks soA Doordarshan effort to screen its employees for terror links is another futile effort that will have more costs than benefits.
Apr 17, 2012
How unique is unique ID? We may soon have three of them!In its policy document today, RBI urged banks to adopt a unique customer identification code system for their clients to enable faster processing of financial transactions.
Dec 09, 2011
Mr Nilekani, can you now feel Team Anna’s frustration?The unique ID project that you head is slowly being whittled down. If they can do this to someone of your stature, imagine what they can do to the hapless Team Anna!