April 15, 2016 12:27 am
Lok Sabha should create consultative mechanism for speaker to certify a money bill.
March 17, 2016 6:45 pm
The Aadhaar Bill, 2016 clearly specifies that the biometric information captured will be used only for Aadhaar enrolment and authentication.
March 17, 2016 4:47 am
The process of return of the bill saw an animated debate over why it was brought as a money bill. Since it was a money Bill, it could not be rejected or amended by Rajya Sabha.
March 12, 2016 4:34 am
Arun Jaitley rejects demand to refer Bill to Standing Committee; says legislation for targeted subsidy, details of citizens will not be misused.
March 12, 2016 12:02 am
On the Aadhaar bill, the government loses an important opportunity to engage the Opposition.
July 04, 2020 2:02 pm
In spite of attempts to dress it as one, Aadhaar bill is not a money bill.
March 11, 2016 6:18 pm
The United Nations had recently "misutilised" biometric data of refugees coming from Iraq and Syria to help certain countries keep a tab on them.
March 11, 2016 2:25 am
A day after the Opposition embarrassed the government, forcing passage of an amendment to the President’s Address, it scuttled the government’s plan to table the Aadhar Bill in Rajya Sabha next week.