Unique Identification Authority Of India

  • Now, UIDAI to enroll in UP, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand 04-02-2014 09:03 PM

    The government on Tuesday asked the UIDAI, which issues unique identification numbers to residents, to start enrolments in four more states - Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand. "It was decided that in four States, which are, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand, UIDAI will carry out the enrolment exercise...
  • Delhi: Final hearing on the implementation of Aadhaar card today 22-10-2013 08:45 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will conduct the final hearing on the implementation of the Aadhaar card on Tuesday. The Union government and oil companies have filed petitions and applications seeking a modification of the interim order that restrained the government from making Aadhaar mandatory. Though the court has till...
  • UIADI moves Supreme Court on aadhaar card 15-10-2013 08:13 PM

    New Delhi: Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has joined government and PSU oil firms against the Supreme Court order making Aadhaar card not mandatory for availing social benefits saying, its directive has 'very serious implications' in implementation of welfare schemes. The UIDAI also contended that its order dated September...
  • Aadhaar cards will now bear date of birth of holder 09-04-2013 12:45 PM

    Nagpur: Aadhaar cards will henceforth bear date of birth of the holder, facilitating people to avail benefits of several government and non-governmental schemes which require age validation. Till now, only year of birth was mentioned in the card, but now, it has been agreed in-principle to insert the date of...
  • Get Aadhaar to obtain PAN card now 07-04-2013 09:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Unique Identification (UID) Aadhaar number will soon be a "valid" proof of identity and address to obtain a PAN card. A proposal for inclusion of Aadhaar in the existing list of valid proof of identification and proof of address for allotment of PAN was sent to the...
  • Inside the Direct Cash Transfer debate 17-01-2013 11:53 AM

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  • How to get your own unique identity number 09-05-2011 02:46 PM

    New Delhi: With a mammoth exercise on to issue an Aadhar number to each of India's 1.2 billion citizens and interested residents, IANS tracks the process involved for getting what will become a unique identity for people in India to access all public or private services. The Unique Identification Authority...
  • Master Card: The UID Faces Opposition 13-01-2011 05:34 PM

    The unique identity (UID) numbers being issued with much fanfare have no legal sanctity. This may surprise many who casually know about the UID scheme and believe it represents a progressive and transparent new India. The problem is, the Bill which proposes setting up an Authority mandated to issue such...
  • How the UID project can be a cause for concern 05-10-2010 10:04 AM

    New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), headed by Nandan Nilekani, is the UPA government's most ambitious project, where one billion Indians are branded with a unique identity number. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh handed over the first of the Aadhaar cards at Tembhli village in Nandurbar district of...
  • Bijli, sadak, paani passe: Nilekani 14-02-2010 11:50 AM

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  • Nilekani's journey from Infosys to Yojana Bhawan 10-07-2009 03:12 AM

    Minister Nilekani takes charge of the Unique Identification Authority of India. ...
  • Infosys bids adieu to Nandan Nilekani 09-07-2009 01:28 PM

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