Aadhaar linking

Despite verdict, Banks continue to insist on Aadhaar to open account

In a reality check done by TNIE, it was found that bank employees were still insisting on the Aadhaar number while opening a new account. 

published on : 28th September 2018

There should be no delay in pension disbursal in name of Aadhaar linking: CIC

The Central Public Information Officer of the post office explained that, out of 757 pensioners, 640 pensioners had submitted their Aadhaar details to the Senior Postmaster.

published on : 10th April 2018

Maharashtra man loses Rs 75,000 to phishing fraud in the name of 'Aadhaar linking'

Money was withdrawn from the bank account of a 71-year-old man by unidentified persons on the pretext of linking his account with the Aadhaar.

published on : 7th April 2018

PAN-Aadhaar linking deadline extended to June 30: CBDT

The policy-making body of the tax department issued an order extending the deadline from the current last date of March 31.

published on : 27th March 2018

Aadhaar must for opening bank account, tatkal passport: UIDAI

The UIDAI today said the requirement of Aadhaar for opening new bank accounts or applying for Tatkal passports will continue.

published on : 14th March 2018

Supreme Court extends March 31 deadline of Aadhaar linking indefinitely till verdict is pronounced

The SC bench said that since the matter would have implications on financial institutions, it would create a huge problem of compliance if the deadline was extended at the last moment.

published on : 13th March 2018

March 31 Aadhaar linking deadline can be extended, Centre tells Supreme Court

On December 15 last year, the apex court had directed the extension of deadline till March 31 for the linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts and mobile phones.

published on : 7th March 2018

Aadhaar hearing: Three issues raised before SC including pervasive violation of fundamental rights

The petitioners' counsel pointed out three issues as the Aadhaar matter was being argued before five-judge Constitution bench of the Supreme Court.

published on : 18th January 2018

Supreme Court's interim order on mandatory linking of Aadhaar today

All eyes will be on the Supreme Court on Friday as it will pronounce its order on a batch of pleas seeking a stay on the government’s decision of mandatory linking of Aadhaar with welfare schemes, as

published on : 15th December 2017

Supreme Court order on interim relief on mandatory linking of Aadhaar on Friday

The government has already issued 139 notifications mandating the linking of Unique identification Number with various schemes including MNREGA, old age pension scheme, and provident fund.

published on : 14th December 2017

Deadline for linking Aadhaar to bank accounts extended to March 31, 2018

The move comes a day after the ministry's department of revenue withdrew the earlier deadline of December 31 in a notification that came into effect on Tuesday.

published on : 13th December 2017

Supreme Court Constitution bench to hear pleas against Aadhaar tomorrow

The Centre had on December 7 told the apex court that the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to avail various services and welfare schemes would shortly be extended till March 31 next year.

published on : 13th December 2017

Aadhaar linking problematic: Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday reiterated her criticism of the "problematic" linking of Aadhaar and the alleged disclosure of personal data on government web sites.

published on : 21st November 2017

Exposure of personal data in name of Aadhaar 'dangerous': Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said exposure of personal data "in the name of Aadhaar linking" is "very dangerous" for the freedom of expression of the country.

published on : 20th November 2017

Aadhaar for PAN, ITR: Supreme Court questions maintainability of plea

The Supreme Court today questioned the maintainability of a petition challenging the provision mandating linking of Aadhaar with PAN number and for filing income tax returns.

published on : 17th November 2017

Mention last date for Aadhaar linkage, mobile firms and banks: Supreme Court

The court was told that the deadline for linking of Aadhaar with bank accounts was December 31 and for mobile phones was February 6.

published on : 3rd November 2017

Aadhaar-linked issues to be decided by constitution bench: SC

The Supreme Court today said that all the issues arising out of Aadhaar should be finally decided by its constitution bench.

published on : 7th July 2017