Tag: Aadhaar

Updated: SIM cards issued through Aadhaar won’t be disconnected

NEW DELHI: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) and the department of telecommunications (DOT) in a joint a statement…

Aadhaar linkage: SIM card of 50 crore users may get disconnected

NEW DELHI: Nearly 50 crore mobile connections procured through Aadhaar verification may face disconnection of their SIM cards, the Times…

Private companies could still be allowed to use Aadhaar by law: Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said it was possible to restore linking of mobile phone and bank…

UIDAI to telecom companies: Submit plan to stop the use of Aadhaar for authentication

NEW DELHI: Biometric-issuing authority UIDAI sent a circular to telecom companies and has been given 15 days to submit a…

SC Justice Chandrachud terms Aadhaar ‘unconstitutional’, criticized Govt for passing in money-bill

New Delhi: Justice D Y Chandrachud gave a powerful dissent regarding Aadhar on Wednesday terming it as unconstitutional fraud, that…

Bringing Aadhaar as money bill no fraud on Constitution: Jaitley

New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said that "bringing a money bill as a money bill" cannot…

Nilekani hails SC verdict on Aadhaar

Bengaluru: Asserting that Aadhaar is a unique identity project, its pioneer and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani on Wednesday hailed the…

Aadhaar validity will check graft, leakage of public money: BJP MP

Bengaluru: Validation of the Aadhaar Act by the Supreme Court would check corruption, eliminate middlemen and prevent leakage of public…

Aadhaar verdict is a progressive judgment: Amitabh Kant

New Delhi: Hours after the Supreme Court upheld the constitutional validity of Aadhaar, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Wednesday…

Aadhaar under UPA was ‘Niradhar’: Amit Shah

New Delhi: After the Supreme Court's verdict on Aadhaar's constitutional validity, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Wednesday…

Aadhaar: Rahul hails SC verdict for supporting Cong vision

New Delhi: Welcoming the Supreme Court's verdict on constitutional validation of Aadhaar, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday asserted that…

Purpose of Aadhaar Act legitimate: UIDAI

New Delhi: Calling the Supreme Court's verdict on Aadhaar as "historical and landmark", the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)…

Passing Aadhaar law as money bill is fraud: Justice Chandrachud

NEW DELHI: Justice D.Y. Chandrachud, a member of the five-judge Supreme Court bench on Aadhaar issue, on Wednesday held that…

Aadhaar verdict big victory, will end abuse of power: Congress

New Delhi: Calling the Supreme Court's verdict a big victory, the Congress on Wednesday said the decision to strike down…

‘Slap on the face of BJP’: Congress on SC Aadhaar ruling

The Supreme Court today struck down Section 57 of Aadhaar Act which permitted private parties to avail Aadhaar data and…

Congress took on twitter to welcomes Supreme Court decision on Aadhaar

The Congress welcomed the Supreme Court decision to strike down Section 57 of the Aadhaar act which allowed private parties…

Congress welcomes SC judgement on Aadhaar

New Delhi: The Congress on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court decision to strike down Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act…

SC upholds Aadhaar with modifications

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the constitutional validity of the Aadhaar document with modifications. It said it…

SC verdict on constitutional validity of Aadhaar likely on Wednesday

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will likely pronounce on Wednesday its verdict on the batch of petitions challenging the constitutional…

Aadhaar software hacked, sanctity jeopardized: Congress

New Delhi: Amid reports of alleged breach of the Aadhaar database, the Congress on Tuesday said the sanctity of the…