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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.
Dec 18, 2018
Cabinet approves law amendment for voluntary Aadhaar linking with SIMs, bank accountThe Cabinet has approved amendments to the Telegraph Act and Prevention of Money Laundering Act.
Dec 17, 2018
Aadhaar no longer mandatory for mobile numbers, bank accounts as Cabinet approves law amendmentThe Supreme Court had struck down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act that made seeding of the biometric ID with SIMs and bank accounts mandatory, saying it had no legal backing.
Dec 06, 2018
Citizens without a PAN card could soon be allowed to withdraw their Aadhaar number: ReportThe move will give all citizens the option to opt out of the Aadhaar system letting them withdraw their Aadhaar number.
Oct 05, 2018
Aadhaar verdict: A labyrinth that raises more questions than it attempts to answerAll of us have been asked to trust a story in which Aadhaar data security is never breached.