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Aadhaar Bill: Centre opposes Jairam Ramesh PIL in SC

May 11, 2016 1:10 am

He also objected to the PIL on the ground that there was no violation of any fundamental right of the Congress leader and hence a writ petition under Article 32 was not maintainable.

Congress leader Jairam’s plea on Aadhaar Bill: Supreme Court seeks AG’s view

April 26, 2016 4:45 am

The Supreme Court Monday called for the Attorney General’s views on a PIL filed by Congress leader Jairam Ramesh, challenging the decision to treat Aadhaar Bill as a money bill.

Unorganised workers’ identification number: U-WIN may lose out to Aadhaar

April 19, 2016 2:27 am

The mandate of U-WIN or the unorganised workers’ identification number criss-crosses with that of Aadhaar’s and would lead to unnecessary duplication of work already being done under the ambit of the latter project, say govt sources.

Jairam Ramesh moves SC against Centre treating Aadhaar Bill as money Bill

April 08, 2016 3:29 am

Once the Lok Sabha passes a money Bill with or without amendments recommended by Rajya Sabha, it is deemed to have been passed by both the Houses.

Across the Aisle-Aadhaar Bill: Ends right, means wrong

March 20, 2016 12:00 am

In 2013, the Supreme Court, by an interim order, ruled that Aadhaar could not be made mandatory to receive benefits. In 2015, the case was referred to a larger bench to decide the question whether Aadhaar infringed the right to privacy.

Aadhaar bill: With no respect for the law

March 17, 2016 10:02 am

There is reason to wonder if this law is intended to be taken seriously, except in getting everyone on the data base, making it a scheme to number the population, and giving extraordinary powers to the UIDAI.

Basis of a revolution

March 09, 2016 12:00 am

Aadhaar Bill will enable government to go paperless, presence-less and cashless.

Budget Session of Parliament: NDA takes Lok Sabha route for Aadhaar Bill, Oppn protests

March 04, 2016 3:10 am

This is not the first instance of the government taking recourse to the money bill route to avoid introducing a bill in the Rajya Sabha, where it lacks majority.

Aadhaar bill introduced in Lok Sabha

March 03, 2016 6:02 pm

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley introduced 'The Aadhaar (Target Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016' amid protests by Congress over the legislation being categorised as a money bill which does not need approval of the Rajya Sabha.