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Aadhaar-enabled DBT is more demanding than DBT #UID

 Reetika Khera Interview with associate professor, humanities and social sciences department, IIT Delhi Manavi Kapur  |  <>New Delhi  June 28, 2014 Last Updated at 21:11 IST The future of the Aadhaar scheme is uncertain under the new Bharatiya Janata Party-led government at the Centre.Reetika… Continue Reading →

How Rajnath Singh is wrong about Biometric NPR and the Prime Minister is right #UID

Opposed by Narendra Modi, Biometric National Population Register (NPR) is aadhaar by another name   How Rajnath Singh is wrong about Biometric NPR and the Prime Minister is right    No lessons being learnt from misuse of electoral database and… Continue Reading →

Aadhaar Data Minefield Sends Warning Bells Ringing #UID

By Yatish Yadav Published: 08th June 2014 01:58 AM   NEW DELHI:  Your biometric and biographic data collected by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) for the 12-digit unique Aadhaar number could well be at Fort Meade, the headquarters of the… Continue Reading →

#India – Biometrics for Social Protection Programmes Risk Violating Human Rights of the Poor #UID

Author(s): Usha Ramanathan This contribution is published as part of the UNRISD resource platform for practitioners and policy makers Linking Social Protection and Human Rights. This part of the platform is a collection of expert contributions and commentary from advocates, practitioners, policy… Continue Reading →

Farmers to get aadhaar liekd ID cards #WTFnews #uid

FARMERS TO GET AADHAR-LIKE ID CARDS Mysore, May 7- The State Government has decided to distribute Aadhar-like ID cards with 12 digits to farmers. The Government has taken up the project under ‘K-Kisan’ programme and the preliminary process in Mysore… Continue Reading →

Has Nilekani followed Pakistan’s NADRA in creating, enforcing Aadhaar? #UID

Has Nilekani followed Pakistan’s NADRA in creating, enforcing Aadhaar? –Part XXXIV     GOPAL KRISHNA | 22/04/2014 02:41 PM   Is it just a coincidence that Tariq Malik of NADRA and Nandan Nilekani received awards at Milan ID World Congress for their… Continue Reading →

Modi criticises Aadhaar, yet implements it in Gujarat #Feku #NaMo #UID

Saikat Datta and Mahesh Langa, Hindustan Times  New Delhi/Gandhinagar, April 19, 2014 First Published: 00:08 IST(19/4/2014) | Last Updated: 18:59 IST(19/4/2014) Narendra Modi may have criticised Aadhaar, but official documents show the Gujarat government has implemented the central programme efficiently, while collecting more personal… Continue Reading →

Aadhaar – The Many Wrongs of an Unseemly Project #UID

          Getting 600 million people on the UIDAI database is being touted as a huge achievement. Is that what it really is? Or is there something hollow, even terribly wrong, with this claim?   May be… Continue Reading →

Controversy surrounds India’s biometric database #UID #Aaadhar

Questions about the security of India‘s giant biometric database continue to be raised by privacy advocates By Mahima Kaul / 11 April, 2014 (Image: Sergey Nivens/Shutterstock)   Established in 2009 by executive order, the Unique Identification Number Authority of India… Continue Reading →

#Aadhaar: If you have tears, why shed them for the #UID ?

                USHA RAMANATHAN | 07/04/2014 1       When asked how Nilekani-led UIDAI could let foreign companies get their hands on the data, we are told that they had no means of knowing that they are foreign… Continue Reading →

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