Linking Aadhaar to real estate transactions could be a game changer. Here’s why.

Linking Aadhaar to real estate transactions could be a game changer. Here’s why.

A whopping 60 per cent of the black money in the country is pumped into immovable assets in the form of both residential and commercial properties, according to news reports. And everyone is in on the game, from individuals to family-managed trusts...
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RBI Says Linking Aadhaar Number To Bank Accounts Mandatory

RBI Says Linking Aadhaar Number To Bank Accounts Mandatory

Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Saturday dismissed media reports that it was not necessary to link national identity card numbers, known as Aadhaar numbers, to bank accounts. It said in a statement the requirement remained in force...
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EPFO has received Aadhaar details of 1.8 crore members: Official

EPFO has received Aadhaar details of 1.8 crore members: Official

As many as 1.8 crore of the more than 4.5 crore members have submitted their Aadhaar details to the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) so far. “We have got 1.8 crore Aadhaar cards in our system. We have verified cards...
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Aadhaar Goof-Up: 1,000 Villagers Given Same Birth Date

Aadhaar Goof-Up: 1,000 Villagers Given Same Birth Date

Allahabad: Villagers of Kanjasa are a perplexed lot. Going by their newly acquired Aadhaar cards, some 1000 of them should be celebrating their birthday on the same day — January 1. It is, however, not a coincidence but a technical...
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