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Jan 10, 2018
Aadhaar data breach: UIDAI introduces 'Virtual ID' to address privacy concernsThe Virtual ID, which would be a random 16-digit number, together with biometrics of the user would give any authorised agency like a mobile company, limited details like name, address and photograph, which are enough for any verification
Jan 09, 2018
Despite Centre's Aadhaar push, its benefits for poor are unclear and impact on PDS is not fully known, claims RBI reportThe benefits of Aadhaar, India’s biometrics-based unique national identity system–the world’s largest–are unclear and the impact of direct benefit transfers it will be used to deliver to the poor is not studied enough, a new study published by an arm of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has concluded.
Jan 08, 2018
Govt extends deadline for linking Aadhaar with saving schemes like post office deposits, Kisan Vikas Patra"It has now been decided to extend the last date for submission of 'Aadhaar' number from 31 December, 2017 to 31 March, 2018," a Finance Ministry notification said.
Dec 28, 2017
Facebook responds to uproar over Aadhaar "test"; announces intention of scrapping the programme for nowWhile the company’s response does clarify the situation, it’s quite clear that Facebook, as always, is missing the whole point of the uproar.
Dec 27, 2017
Facebook's sign up process is prompting some users to enter their real name as per their Aadhaar cardIn theory, it is nice to integrate Aadhaar with Facebook to tackle problems of online harassment and trolling as it will counter the issue of fake accounts.
Dec 19, 2017
Aadhaar-insurance policy linking: IRDAI extends date till 31 March, 2018On 8 November, the IRDAI had directed the insurers to link Aadhaar and PAN card numbers with insurance policies.
Dec 15, 2017
Supreme Court to pronounce order on mandatory linking of Aadhaar todayThe Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its interim order for tomorrow on a batch of pleas seeking a stay on the government's decision of mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various welfare schemes
Dec 05, 2017
Maharashtra farm loan waiver: State govt changes deadline for clearing all pending dues again, gives 31 December as new dateThe Maharashtra government has promised to waive off all pending farmers' loans by the end of this year, as part of its ambitious loan waiver scheme — known as the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Shetkari Sanman Yojana
Dec 01, 2017
Aadhaar linking: Despite submission before SC, govt has not yet extended deadlines; here are the key datesThe government has in principle agreed to extend deadline to 31 March. But no notification has yet come on this. So here's a reminder on the current deadlines
Nov 27, 2017
Aadhaar linking: Willing to extend deadlines to 31 March, Centre tells Supreme CourtThe Supreme Court would hear petitions challenging mandatory linking of Aadhaar after its constitution bench concludes hearing the Delhi-Centre dispute