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NPR rules do not allow Modi government to collect data on parent's birthplace and Aadhaar 26.1.2020 Scroll.in
The new questions have evoked suspicion that the NPR could be used to build a future National Register of Citizens.
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Face to ‘Aadhar’ 25.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The ‘Aadhar’ burnt it ‘fingers’ in authentication and now being given ‘Face’ for its validation from July 1. Till now the ‘Aadhar’ is based on finger prints but people suffered too much because is most of the cases of all the Aadhar linked services are being denied on the pleas of that their finger prints in Aadhar are not matching and they should go the Aadhar Centre to get it updated. It led to go through the long queues. In all other cards there are dates for getting it renewed but Aadhar cards are permanent and no need for renewal. But its biometric authentication by finger prints failed and people suffered a lot. The ‘Aadhar’ is linked with the PDS ration cards for people living below poverty lines. They were not given ration as their finger prints were not matching in the Aadhar Cards. For such poor and uneducated people and particularly of rural areas it was a difficulty in getting it updated by coming to urban centre. Furthermore the Aadhar datas were hacked by cyber criminals and caused them ...
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Plan to open a bank account? V-KYC will make it easy 23.1.2020 Rediff: Business
Physical KYC takes anywhere between two to five working days to get done, V-KYC, only a few minutes.
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Coming soon! The end of public sector banks 23.1.2020 Rediff: Business
'We may bite the bullet and draw up plans for privatisation.' 'If that is done now, the sale of the government stake will fetch money; a delay will see erosion in whatever value is left in these banks,' says Tamal Bandyopadhyay.
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Population Register "Evil Design" Of Centre, Says Prakash Ambedkar 20.1.2020 NDTV News - Latest
Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi chief Prakash Ambedkar on Monday said the Centre's National Population Register exercise was an "evil design" aimed at ferreting out information about the caste and ideology of...
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Aadhaar Bill has created 'janadhaar', says Ravi Shankar Prasad 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Union Law and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday that 123 crore people out of the 130 crore population of the country have accepted Aadhaar, and it has become a 'janadhaar'. Replying to a debate on The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2018, which will amend the Aadhaar Act, the Indian Telegraph Act, and the Prevention of Money-laundering Act (PMLA) , Mr Prasad said Aadhaar is for the country, and all shortfalls of the earlier Aadhhar Bill have been removed. The Aadhaar Act provides targeted delivery of subsidies and benefits to individuals residing in India by assigning them unique identity numbers, called Aadhaar numbers, Mr Prasad said. The Bill, introduced on January 2, was passed with voice vote.Under the Aadhaar Act, an individual’s identity may be verified by Aadhaar ‘authentication’. Authentication involves submitting the Aadhaar number, and their biometric and demographic information to the Central Identities Data Repository for verification. The Bill ...
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Face to ‘Aadhar’ 11.1.2020 Central Chronicle
The ‘Aadhar’ burnt it ‘fingers’ in authentication and now being given ‘Face’ for its validation from July 1. Till now the ‘Aadhar’ is based on finger prints but people suffered too much because is most of the cases of all the Aadhar linked services are being denied on the pleas of that their finger prints in Aadhar are not matching and they should go the Aadhar Centre to get it updated. It led to go through the long queues. In all other cards there are dates for getting it renewed but Aadhar cards are permanent and no need for renewal. But its biometric authentication by finger prints failed and people suffered a lot. The ‘Aadhar’ is linked with the PDS ration cards for people living below poverty lines. They were not given ration as their finger prints were not matching in the Aadhar Cards. For such poor and uneducated people and particularly of rural areas it was a difficulty in getting it updated by coming to urban centre. Furthermore the Aadhar datas were hacked by cyber criminals and caused them ...
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Almost 38% of Indian children under the age of five don’t have a birth certificate 4.1.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Even among those who had their births registered, some still do not have a certificate as proof. Here’s why.
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Akhilesh Yadav tears into Centre over CAA, NRC 31.12.2019 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister also expressed concerns over the National Population Register (NPR) and said, "all the details which they want for the NPR are there in everyone's Aadhaar card. What has happened to that data? What new information are they trying to get from the NPR? My party is against the CAA and NPR ."
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Readers’ Comments: Why is BJP forcing the NRC on a billion people? 29.12.2019 Scroll.in
Responses to articles on Scroll.in.
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What is the difference between the NPR under Congress, BJP’s NPR-NRC-CAA and the Census? 28.12.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Despite BJP’s attempts to delink NPR-NRC and Citizenship Act, it is clear that all three are inextricably connected.
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125 Crore Aadhaar Cards Issued Since 2009: Centre 27.12.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced a milestone of sorts with the total number of Aadhaar cards issued so far crossing the 1.25 billion mark.
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"New NPR Questions Related To NRC, Government Conspiracy": Congress 26.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The Congress on Thursday claimed that details collected from the fresh questions included in the National Population Register are linked to the National Register of Citizens (NRC), and are part of a...
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Because of Aadhaar, over one million children in India were denied admission to schools 10.12.2019 Scroll.in
The refusal to enrol students is a violation of the Supreme Court order on the unique identification programme.
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Reports Of Government Surveillance "Misleading": Ravi Shankar Prasad 5.12.2019 NDTV News - Latest
The government is committed to protecting the fundamental right of its citizens to privacy and reports of surveillance of citizens are completely misleading, Union minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told...
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No Proposal To Link Social Media Accounts To Aadhaar: Minister Tells Parliament 20.11.2019 NDTV News - India-news
The government has no proposal for linking Aadhaar with social media accounts of individuals, parliament was informed on Wednesday.
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Parliament Panel To Review Aadhaar Authority's Functioning, Data Security 4.10.2019 NDTV News - India-news
A parliamentary panel headed by Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has decided to examine the security and privacy of the citizens' data and review the functioning of the Unique Identification Authority...
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NRIs Can Now Apply For Aadhaar On Arrival Without 182-Day Wait 23.9.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
Non-resident Indians (NRIs) with valid Indian passport can apply for Aadhaar on arrival, without the 182-day waiting period, with the government issuing a notification in this regard.
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"Mobile App To Be Used In Census 2021": Amit Shah 23.9.2019 NDTV News - India-news
A mobile app will be used in the next census of India will be carried out in 2021, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said today.
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What is Aadhaar Virtual ID? Features, how to generate VID and everything else you need to know 23.9.2019 Scroll.in
Aadhaar Virtual ID is a temporary, revocable 16-digit random number mapped with Aadhaar number. This feature was introduced to prevent misuse of Aadhaar.
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