CDSL gets UIDAI nod for e-KYC Aadhaar authentication
Once market intermediaries register as KUA, they can open accounts using Aadhaar-based e-KYC (electronic Know Your Customer).
Google Pay has no access to Aadhaar database: Google to Delhi High Court
The allegation, according to Google's affidavit, was made by financi...
Prevent Aadhaar misuse by locking your biometrics
This feature will enable the individual to lock and temporarily unlock their biometrics. Th...
32.71 crore permanent account numbers (PAN) linked with biometric ID Aadhaar: Govt
The total PAN allotment as on June 29 stood at 50.95 crore, as per the tweet. The 12-digit biometric ID Aadhaar is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India, or UIDAI, to a resident of India, and PAN is a 10-digit alphanumeric number allotted by the income tax department to a person, firm or entity.
Facial recognition, iris scans may be used for welfare scheme payouts
The current mode of biometric authentication used for vetting credentials in the AePS system — fingerprint scanning — is not in line with distancing norms. It requires bank account holders to press fingertips to scanners at micro-ATM points multiple times.
Govt notifies new rules to expand the use of Aadhaar beyond welfare schemes
This means it can now be “voluntarily” linked to the upcoming health identity card-for-all project as well as existing government services such as obtaining a driving licence.
How to update address in Aadhaar card online with and without proof
As Aadhaar card can be submitted as a proof of address, it is important that the address mentioned is correct and up-to-date. If you want to update the address in your Aadhaar card, you can do in online as well. This can be done even if you do not have proof.
Authorities in Assam talking to UIDAI for secure NRC data
The Supreme Court, which is monitoring the NRC update process in Assam, had in August last year ordered the authorities to implement an Aadhaar-like datasecurity regime for NRC.
Sebi allows NSE to undertake e-KYC Aadhaar authentication
NSE is the ninth entity approved by Sebi to undertake e-KYC Aadhaar authentication.
JPC on data bill to meet on Friday after 4 months; govt officials to brief the committee
The committee last sought stakeholder feedback in February and wrote to the companies and institutions asking for a presentation from them which will support the “oral submission” that they make when they appear before the committee. The date of submission of the presentations was June 8.
UIDAI wants 400 Aadhaar cards deactivated in Telangana
Final decision on deactivation is taken by the UIDAI headquarters. Sources added that that even in the early days of the enrolment, the authority had recommended deactivation of cards after finding some irregularities.
Step-by-step guide to GST registration through Aadhaar authentication
Aadhaar authentication facility for new taxpayers has been rolled out from August 21, 2020.
Reserve Bank of India looks to sort out e-KYC matter for non-bank lenders
The government has been hesitant to give non-banks entities the access to the Unique Identification Authority of India’s (UIDAI) database following the complaints of misuse of it
Ease of doing business, AI should be focus areas for Digital India: Nandan Nilekani
A lot of the investments done in the early days are now paying off, such as enabling direct benefit transfers during the Covid-19 pandemic, he said. One big area would be using technology for ease of doing business and allowing enterprises to flourish with minimal human interface in government services, he added.
Aadhaar issued to over 90 pc of population: Sanjay Dhotre
In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Electronics and IT Sanjay Dhotre said the UIDAI does not maintain urban/rural bifurcation of the Aadhaar holders, and hence information in this regard is not available. "As on 29 February 2020, Aadhaar has been issued to 90.1 per cent of the population," Dhotre said.