UIDAI asks telcos to submit plan to discontinue Aadhaar-based e-KYC
Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 7:46 AM
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has asked telecom companies to submit a detailed plan on discontinuation of Aadhaar-based authentication. The companies have been directed to submit the plan by October 15. The move comes after the Supreme Court struck down the portion of Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act, which allowed private companies to conduct Aadhaar-based eKYC.
CJI of India Dipak Misra widened scope of rights
Monday, October 1, 2018, 10:08 AM
The outgoing Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, who demits office on Monday, will go down in the history as one who brought in social reforms through his path-breaking judgements in the Sabarimala, Aadhaar, gay sex and adultery cases. Monday is the last working day for Justice Misra though his actual retirement date is October 2.