Aadhaar

New Delhi: The aviation security agency Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) announced that from here on Mobile Aadhaar can be used as an identity proof to enter into airport premises. Passengers can produce 10 identity proofs listed by the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) in its latest circular, which include passport, voter ID …

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday announced that she was not going to link her mobile number to Aadhaar card, a procedure made mandatory by the Centre, even if her connection was barred. The Trinamool Congress chief has strongly opposed the central government’s move saying, “This is a tactics of the Centre to …

New Delhi: The government has introduced three new methods, including through one-time password (OTP), to ease the process of linking the 12-digit Aadhaar identity number with individual mobile numbers, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said here on Wednesday. The Department of Telecommunications has introduced the three new rules – through one-time password (OTP), App based and …

New Delhi: At a time when customers are rushing to link all their bank accounts with Aadhaar, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has clarified that it never issued any such directions, it was the decision of the Indian government. The apex bank further clarified that in applicable cases, linkage of Aadhaar number to bank account …

Gurugram: In a bid to check the menace of multiple driving licences being issued to individuals, the central government will soon introduce linking of Aadhaar with driving licences, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Friday. The Minister for Electronics and Information Technology said that after linking PAN with Aadhaar, the government would now link Aadhaar …

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he was sure Aadhaar will stand the test of constitutionality as the Supreme Court’s decision on the legislation is still pending. “The legislation has been passed and I’m sure it will stand the test of constitutionality. Even while upholding the idea of privacy as an important constitutional …

New Delhi: The government on Monday extended the deadline for linking Aadhaar with PAN (Permanent Account Number) till August 31. Announcing the same, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) also pointed out that the Income Tax Returns (ITRs) will only be processed after Aadhaar-PAN linking will be done. The Finance Ministry, in a series …

New Delhi: In yet another measure against black money generation, the government has made it mandatory to give Aadhaar number while opening a new account and also to link the existing accounts with the Aadhaar numbers of their holders. Not disclosing it by December 31 will lead to suspension of the account till it is …