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Jul 09, 2019
Aadhaar now not mandatory to open bank accounts, get new mobile connectionsThe Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019, was passed by Rajya Sabha by a voice vote.
Jun 28, 2019
Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi meets Donald Trump in Osaka; Ravi Shankar Prasad to introduce Aadhaar-related bill in LS; day's top storiesDaily Bulletin: Modi holds bilateral talks with US President Donald Trump ahead of G20 summit opening;Amit Shah to introduce the amendment of Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Act, 2004, in LS today; day's top stories
Jun 24, 2019
Monsoon Session of Parliament: Bill proposing voluntary use of Aadhaar as ID proof tabled in Lok SabhaThe bill proposes to allow voluntary use of Aadhaar number for authentication and identity proof in opening of bank accounts and procuring of mobile phone connections.
Jun 13, 2019
Aadhaar cards not mandatory to open bank accounts, get new mobile connectionsThe Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 will be introduced in the ensuing session of Parliament, beginning June 17.
Apr 15, 2019
IT Grids Aadhaar data leak: UIDAI’s implicit acknowledgement of a large-scale data breach will be very welcome to anti-Aadhaar activistsThe breach points, yet again, to major concerns with the security of data in the Aadhaar ecosystem.
Mar 04, 2019
President gives nod to ordinance that allows Aadhaar as valid ID proof in certain casesThe ordinance allows the use of Aadhaar as ID proof for mobile SIM cards and opening bank accounts.
Jan 04, 2019
Aadhaar Amendment Bill grants broad, vague powers; privacy needs to be priorityA bill to amend the Aadhaar Act, the Aadhaar Amendment Bill, 2018, was introduced in Parliament recently.
Jan 02, 2019
Government proposes up to Rs 1 crore penalty for violation of Aadhaar Act normsAn additional fine of up to Rs 10 lakh per day is also proposed in case of continuous non-compliance.
Dec 26, 2018
Review petition filed in SC seeking re-examination of its Aadhaar verdictThe petition challenges the verdict that Aadhaar Act does not violate the right to privacy.
Dec 19, 2018
Aadhaar Act amendment proposed with enhanced UIDAI power, penalties on violationsThe Telegraph Act, PMLA rules to also be amended for voluntary use of Aadhaar for obtaining SIMs, opening bank accounts.