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India’s state gas company- Indane- leaks millions of Aadhaar numbers

Search Another security lapse has exposed millions of Aadhaar numbers. Zack Whittaker This time, India’s state-owned gas company Indane left exposed a part of its website for dealers and distributors, even though it’s only supposed to be accessible with a… Continue Reading →

A renewed attack on privacy: #Aadhaar Bill

g MORE-INRight to PrivacyAadhaar and cash transfers The Aadhaar Bill, allowing private bodies to use Aadhaar as a means to authenticate identity, poses huge dangers  On Friday, the Lok Sabha, without any attendant discussion, passed the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment)… Continue Reading →

Leak reveals Indian govt’s plan to amend digital identity law

AADHAAR CONTROVERSY Is India’s controversial digital identity program a public policy that has been hijacked by private business? By SAIKAT DATTA 0 There are worries that India’s digital identity program Aadhaar will become a mass surveillance tool for governments and corporates. Photo:… Continue Reading →

Wouldn’t Aadhaar-Driving Licence Linking be Illegal, Mr Prasad?

Ravi Shankar Prasad has claimed that the government will make linking driving licences with Aadhar mandatory.(Photo: Shruti Mathur/The Quint) VAKASHA SACHDEVTFG Well hello there Gullible Citizen. What brings you to this godforsaken RTO office today? Oh, Mr Illegal Tout, I… Continue Reading →

Government violating SC orders by introducing amendments to laws for commercial use of Aadhaar

OVERNMENT VIOLATING SC ORDERS BY INTRODUCING AMENDMENTS TO LAWS FOR COMMERCIAL USE OF AADHAARJ The government’s doublespeak and constitutional fraud on Aadhaar, the 12-digit “unique” biometrics-linked identification number, continues. First, after passing the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other… Continue Reading →

Five reasons you shouldn’t allow the passage of the Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment Bill)

by- Anupam Saraf 1. The Aadhaar Act undermined the Rajya Sabha and was passed as a Money Bill. Justice Chandrachud in his judgment in WP 494 of 2012 clearly declares the passage of the Aadhaar Act as a fraud on… Continue Reading →

Benami Voters and Laundering Elections with Aadhaar

Dr Anupam Saraph The use of Aadhaar by governments fits the classical definition of electoral malpractice as it constitutes manipulation of electoral processes and outcomes so as to substitute personal or partisan benefit for the public interest. Such malpractice threatens… Continue Reading →

India – Someone still asking for Aadhaar? Let us know!

Contrary to the Supreme Court’s judgment, some entities are still asking for Aadhaar A nine judge bench of the Supreme Court delivered its verdict on Aadhaar on September 26, 2018 wherein the majority view, comprised of – Dipak Misra CJI.,… Continue Reading →

India – Soon, you may opt to withdraw your Aadhaar number

Yuthika Bhargava Matter of choice: The Law Ministry felt that the option to withdraw must be made available to all citizens. Government is finalising a proposal to amend the Act, following Supreme Court order upholding it but with conditions. The… Continue Reading →

Aadhaar: PVC Cards Issued in a Camp under IDFC Banner. Bank Says It Did Not Organise the Camp!

Moneylife Digital Team Day by day, the nuisances of Aadhaar are becoming more and more bizarre. There was a camp organised by IDFC Bank in Bengaluru for providing plastic cards of Aadhaar. There were banners displaying the name of IDFC… Continue Reading →

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