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UIDAI has multiple layers of security check to foil manipulation: CEO

Aadhaar system is designed in a manner that it has multiple layers of security.

14 Sep 2018 5:41 PM

For India's poor, Aadhaar card can be the difference between life and death

Modi’s office did not respond to requests for comment on the starvation deaths.

12 Sep 2018 12:04 PM

Incorrect, irresponsible: UIDAI rejects report on Aadhaar software hacking

UIDAI said certain vested interests are deliberately trying to create confusion in minds of people which is completely unwarranted.

11 Sep 2018 8:55 PM

Schools cannot deny admission for lack of Aadhaar: UIDAI

The move by UIDAI is expected to come as a major relief to parents and students.

05 Sep 2018 1:16 PM

DNA profiling bill will violate privacy, autonomy of citizens: Congress

'This govt...has repeatedly made attempts at doing 360-degree profiling of its citizens. Surveillance breeds conformity...,' Singhvi said.

27 Aug 2018 12:11 PM


Delhi high court seeks UIDAI reply on Aadhaar security plea

Petition urges court to direct Centre to allow people to opt out of system.

22 Aug 2018 3:03 AM

Govt must slap penalty on those misusing Aadhaar data: Edward Snowden

Snowden said if Indian govt was serious about implementing Aadhaar, it must ensure 'criminal penalty' against those misusing data.

19 Aug 2018 11:46 AM

Axis Bank introduces iris authentication for Aadhaar-based transactions

Bank is also exploring the application of iris-based Aadhaar authentication for varied services such as loan processing.

10 Aug 2018 2:55 PM

Disclosure of Aadhaar number doesn't increase digital vulnerability: TRAI Chief

TRAI chief was quick to add that intention behind disclosure of his 12-digit number was never to abet others disclose their Aadhaar numbers.

07 Aug 2018 4:19 PM

Aadhaar helpline number cannot steal data, says UIDAI

Google admitted that the number 18003001947 was added by it 'inadvertently' along with police and fire number.

06 Aug 2018 12:43 PM


Your data is safe: UIDAI rebuts 'scare-mongering' against Aadhaar

The UIDAI also emphasised that a number merely stored in the contact list cannot steal data from a mobile phone.

05 Aug 2018 8:52 PM

Google takes responsibility for UIDAI number in contact list

Google stated that it was at their end that defunct helpline number was coded into device in 2014 and remained there since.

04 Aug 2018 8:34 AM

Biometrics under Aadhaar safe: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Prasad said the government has provided a proper framework for Aadhaar by creating a legislative framework to back it.

04 Aug 2018 5:34 AM

Row over Aadhaar helpline number in mobiles

No directive issued to telcos or phone makers: UIDAI

04 Aug 2018 12:06 AM

Not asked makers, operators to include helpline number on phones: UIDAI

The UIDAI's valid toll free number is 1947, which is functional for more than the last two years.

03 Aug 2018 5:34 PM


Nothing to do with Aadhaar helpline being added to phones: UIDAI

Thousands of Android phone users asked UIDAI how Aadhaar helpline number was pre-saved in their contact list.

03 Aug 2018 2:50 PM

Delhi government approves proposal to delink Aadhaar, pensions

The Social Welfare department will now remit all the pensions stopped due to lack of Aadhaar, the government statement said.

01 Aug 2018 1:15 PM

After TRAI chief’s dare, UIDAI advises not to share Aadhaar publicly

'Such activities are uncalled for and should be refrained as these are not in accordance with the law,' UIDAI said.

31 Jul 2018 9:45 PM

CM Banerjee slams Centre on compulsory Aadhaar issue

She has time and again criticised the decision of making Aadhaar mandatory.

28 Jul 2018 1:30 AM

Apps should collect minimal data like UIDAI does for Aadhaar: Trai chief

Some apps are ridiculously collecting more-than-required data and the customers are unaware of what is being done with it, he said.

18 Jul 2018 1:43 PM