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Individuals and corporates cannot collect Aadhaar data, says SC

The controversial section 33(2) of the Aadhaar Act, which makes an exception to the primacy of security of data of an individual and allows an officer of the rank of joint secretary to disclose...

India’s top court upholds world’s largest biometric ID program, within limits

India’s Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the validity of a giant and controversial government program to collect and store the biometric data of its billion-plus citizens, but placed new limits on how the data...

Aadhar Card Law Verdict : You will still need it for IT returns

The Supreme Court in its verdict addressing Aadhar Card law upheld the validity of the card. The Aadhar Card linking had come under scrutiny for being against the constitutional right of privacy. The new...

You Don’t Have to Link Your Aadhaar to Memes Anymore

The Supreme Court's ruling today in the much awaited Aadhaar case declared the Centre's flagship Aadhaar scheme as constitutionally valid, but with conditions. The majority verdict of the five-judge Constitution Bench has ruled that there...