18 Mar 2013
Unique Identification cards or Aadhar cards were made compulsory by the Delhi government to access any government service. However, Noida being the business hub situated very close to Delhi was not lucky enough as residents are yet to enroll themselves for these cards. Nandan Nilekani, Chairman of the UIDAI, planned to establish uniqueness of individual and wanted to document each and every resident of India through Aadhar cards. But, since its inception in 2010, things have gone haywire as hardly any UID camp has been conducted in Noida. Nearly one-and-a-half years back, an Aadhaar Enrollment centre was inaugurated at Jaipuria Plaza at Sector 26, Noida. The agency carrying out the project was Karvy Data Management Services Limited and apart from that Noida head post office was carrying out the work.
14 Jan 2016
Washington: Hailing India's Aadhaar digital ID, the World Bank has said the initiative is estimated to be saving the government about USD 1 billion annually by curbing corruption as it underlined that digital technologies can promote inclusion, efficiency and innovation.
03 Jul 2015
Bhind (MP): A man has been arrested for getting an Aadhaar card made of his dog in the Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh, police said.
17 Nov 2014
Mumbai: In a new Aadhar-linked facility, Maharashtra government has developed an online repository for important documents like certificates, degrees, etc which are frequently required to apply for any job and other services.
08 Oct 2015
New Delhi: In a setback to the Central government, the Supreme Court yesterday refused to modify its August 11 order restricting the use of Aadhar card for distribution of foodgrain under PDS, supply of kerosene oil and LPG.
14 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A proposal for 'seeding' Aadhar card with the voter identity card to prevent duplication and falsification was discussed on Tuesday at a meeting of the Chief Electoral Officers at the Election Commission.
24 May 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to check multiple entries in electoral rolls and to make them error-free, the Election Commission has embarked on an ambitious project to link Aadhar numbers with voters' electoral data.
24 Mar 2015
Guwahati: The Election Commission of India on Tuesday said it would complete linking of Aadhaar numbers with voter photo identity cards across the country, except North East, by August this year.
21 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Delhi will become the first state in the country to launch an e-ration card service next week which links ration and Aadhaar cards with a view to curbing corruption and increasing transparency in the system.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Thursday asked the government to clear confusion surrounding Aadhar-linked bank accounts for direct transfer of subsidies under various schemes to beneficiaries.