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The Aadhaar and Other Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2019 is set to be introduced in the Parliament today. Salient Features of the Bill The bill will be an amendment to the AADHAR Act 2016 (replacing an earlier ordinance promulgated in March 2019). The bill allows the use of the AADHAR number for the authentication when opening ..
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has operationalized 1st ‘Aadhaar Seva Kendra’ (ASKs) in Delhi and Vijayawada. The new centres are functioning on a pilot basis and have set in motion UIDAI’s ambitious plan to set up 114 such centers by the end of 2019. About Aadhaar Seva Kendra ASKs being set up by ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2019
Rachna Khaira of The Tribune News Service has bagged prestigious RedInk Award for for Excellence in Indian Journalism ‘Journalist of the Year’ 2019 for her expose during 2018 on functioning of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) and its Aadhaar data cache. The Aadhar Expose Investigation: conducted by Rachna Khaira confirmed that personal data ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Aadhaar • Aadhar Expose • Dinu Ranadive • Journalism Award • Journalist of the Year • public interest litigation • Rachna Khaira • RedInk Awards for Excellence in Indian Journalism • Sebastian D’Souza • The Mumbai Press Club • The Tribune News Service • UIDAI
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced new measure to make facial recognition mandatory for every authentication that requires Aadhaar. The facial recognition will come as additional feature along withregular authentication process that includes identification of an individual based on fingerprints or eye scans. Key Facts This new measure for using facial recognition is ..
Aadhaar-issuing body UIDAI (Unique Identity Authority of India) has announced phased roll-out of face recognition for carrying out Aadhaar authentication from September 15, 2018 as additional security layer. It also has announced new feature ‘live face photo,’ which is live feed of person facial features whose 12-digit unique number Aadhaar is submitted. Face recognition The ..