Aadhaar

Aadhaar is the 12-digit unique identification number issued by the Indian government to every individual resident of India. The Aadhaar project aims to provide a single, unique identifier which captures all the demographic and biometric details of every resident of India.

 

India Post rolls out Aadhaar biometric interbank services to boost financial inclusion

India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) is rolling out Aadhar Enabled Payment Services (AePS) to enable customers to use biometric authentication…

 

Biometric options expanding as KYC compliance cost reaches €50M a year

Digitizing identity verification with biometrics and other technologies could save a typical bank €10 million (US$11 million) a year according…

 

Aadhaar continues to evolve and grow as India issues biometric seafarers’ ID

Aadhaar adoption has not been slowed by its severance from private use by the Supreme Court, and the system is…

 

Researcher emphasizes biometrics process controls as financial services plan new deployments

Several banks and financial service companies have announced biometrics initiatives to enable secure and convenient transactions without using the traditional…

 

Aadhaar biometric authentication: no for social media, yes for targeted benefits, maybe for elections

Government ID, including biometric Aadhaar accounts, cannot be required for social media and email accounts, according to a court decision…

 

Indian Supreme Court to hear Facebook argument against linking Aadhaar biometrics with accounts

The Supreme Court of India has agreed to hear arguments from Facebook that accounts on social media platforms should not…

 

India to use Aadhaar biometrics to eliminate middlemen from farmer payments

The government of India is planning to leverage Aadhaar biometrics in a reformed food procurement system to deliver benefits to…

 

Aadhaar enabled payment system used for 220M biometric transactions in July

India’s Aadhaar enabled payment system (AEPS) surpassed 200 million transactions with biometric authentication in the month of July, 2019, ZeeBiz…

 

India National Population Register to collect biometrics and seeks Aadhaar database access

India is planning to collect biometric and family data from residents for the next stage of its National Population Register…

 

NEXT Biometrics Aadhaar-certified technology integrated in Sunmi POS terminals for India

Shanghai Sunmi Technology Co. is integrating Next Biometrics` STQC and UIDAI-certified fingerprint sensor modules into its P1 POS terminals for…

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