Jharkhand  /  Published 17.11.21

Aadhaar error denies pension

A day after the Jharkhand government launched universal pension scheme in the state, a survey by Khadya Suraksha Manch (an outfit to ensure Food Security Act implementation) in the first week of Novem...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Opinion  /  Published 12.10.21

Honour the dead: Organ donation

India ranks 78 among all countries when it comes to the deceased organ donation rate. India’s 10-year average (2009-2019) is 0.42 per million compared to 40 in Spain, 33.7 in Croatia, 30.23 in P...
By Bappaditya Mukhopadhyay

India  /  Published 02.10.21

UIADAI plans to open more Aadhar centres

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has plans to open 166 standalone Aadhaar enrolment and update centres across the country, an official statement said on Saturday. At present, 55 A...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.10.21

SC notice on vaccine denial over Aadhaar

The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Centre and the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) on a plea alleging that Covid-19 vaccination is being denied to several citizens for ...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.07.21

HC to UIDAI: You have the power

Apart from seeking a direction to Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to issue fresh Aadhaar number for Arora, the petition also seeks directions from court for protection of the fundamen...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 05.03.19

Aadhaar ordinance undermines democracy

Vrinda Bhandari is a lawyer in Delhi. She appeared for some of the petitioners in the Aadhaar case before the Supreme Court....
By Vrinda Bhandari

Opinion  /  Published 31.08.19

So much unity — thanks, Aadhaar!

Diversity can give even the strongest of leaders a severe migraine. That could be the reason why a nation born of — and sworn to preserving and protecting — dizzyingly diverse people, languages, f...
By The Editorial Board

Business  /  Published 18.10.18

New digital KYC for mobile phones soon

The government is working on a new digital customer verification process for telecom firms for issuing mobile connections even as it allayed fears that numbers issued using Aadhaar would be discontinu...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Glare on Aadhaar notices

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) had abused its powers and not followed due procedure in issuing notices to 127 Hyderabad residents over their Aadhaar cards, causing panic, AIMIM c...
By PTI in Hyderabad

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Brake on special Aadhaar camps in Bengal

The Unique Identification Authority of India has decided against giving permission for setting up special Aadhaar camps in Bengal after two bank employees were arrested and non-bailable charges slappe...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta


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