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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Nandan Nilekani


Nandan Nilekani: The challenge is we don’t have adult vaccination system... Must build it from scratch for Covid-19

October 19, 2020 8:58 am

As India, and the world, await a credible Covid-19 vaccine, Nandan Nilekani has proposed a massive digital platform on the lines of the Aadhaar model to ensure the administration of the vaccine to 1.3 bn Indians.

We're well positioned to tide over pandemic: Infosys chief Nandan Nilekani

June 27, 2020 7:16 pm

Speaking at company's annual general meeting, Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani said, "Over the last few years, we have made huge investments in making Infosys stronger and more resilient, while bringing agility and speed in everything we do."

Nandan Nilekani: ‘Even God couldn’t change Infosys’ numbers’

November 07, 2019 3:54 am

In a bid to win investor confidence, the company made it clear that it was focussed on growth despite allegations made by whistleblowers in two anonymous letters recently.

Infosys getting large deals despite whistleblower ‘distraction’

November 06, 2019 12:36 pm

Infosys' shares rose 2.6 per cent to Rs 714.2, poised for the highest close since October 18, at 11.57 am in Mumbai.

Going digital

June 06, 2019 12:15 am

Nilekani committee bats for lower costs, incentives and greater role for non-banks to boost digital transactions

Nilekani panel proposes all government payouts through digital mode, national mobility card

June 04, 2019 12:52 am

NCMC has 2 instruments on it – a regular debit card which can be used at an ATM, and a local wallet, the panel said.

Nandan Nilekani to head RBI committee on digital payments

January 08, 2019 4:36 pm

The committee, which will have 90 days to submit a report, will review the existing status of digitisation of payments in the country, identify the current gaps in the ecosystem and suggest ways to bridge them.

Nandan Nilekani: There’s DBT proposal for electricity subsidy

March 23, 2018 10:37 am

“About 1.2 billion people use Aadhaar. India has about 850 million bank accounts linked to Aadhaar, of which about 550 million are unique bank accounts. This Aadhaar-linked bank account is the fundamental basis for direct benefit transfer,” Nilekani said.

Nandan Nilekani: UPI transactions to hit 1 billion by December

March 21, 2018 6:59 am

UPI, which was launched in August 2016, received a push from the government's demonetisation exercise and the launch of the Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app in late 2016.

Niti Aayog chief seeks Nandan Nilekani help on Aadhaar base for NHPS

February 24, 2018 3:17 am

As the then chairman of UIDAI, Nilekani, co-founder and currently non-executive chairman of software firm Infosys, had played an instrumental role in the roll-out of Aadhaar.


High-tech campaigns of Nandan Nilekani, V Balakrishnan

March 25, 2014 5:36 pm

Nandan Nilekani, former CEO, Infosys; V Balakrishnan, former CFO, Infosys.


Aadhaar: Three experts explain how biometrics DID NOT make it more secure

September 20, 2018 12:05 pm

Second in the Aadhaar series, in this video Usha Ramanathan, Ramanjit Singh Chima and Reetika Khera explain how biometrics were brought into the Aadhaar process without enough research and why it is unprecedented in a dangerous way.