NPR News

US journalist David Gilkey, his translator killed in Afghanistan

Gilkey received a 2007 national Emmy award for a video series about Michigan Marines in Iraq.

To plug leakages, Jan Dhan scheme may use NPR data

Each of the accounts under the Jan Dhan Yojana is also linked to direct benefit transfer of subsidies and is seeded with the 16 digit Aadhaar number.


No move to integrate UID & NPR, says govt

The authority was mandated to collect biometrics of 60 crore residents and rest of India’s population was to be covered under the NPR project.

NPR to identify citizens, says Rajnath

NPR will identify who is Indian citizen and who is not.

Govt to give national identity cards to all Indians: Rajnath Singh

"We have to identify who is Indian citizen and who is not," said Singh.

Govt discusses merging NPR, Aadhaar projects

The ministers discussed suggestion of merging NPR and Aadhaar scheme.


UIDAI, NPR projects likely to be merged

Chidambaram refused to comment on the subject and Nilekani could not be reached for comments.

Aadhaar cards to continue despite SC 'not mandatory' ruling

Authorities say they await 'another' order

city anchor: GB Road stays in shadows,shies from population count

They have been without identity for years,and now sex workers in the city are likely to lose out on government initiatives to issue unique identity cards,or social security numbers.

In state,42 lakh families use LPG,but 52 lakh gas connections

Punjab has now pinned hopes on NPR,Aadhaar and computerisation of ration cards to reveal bogus,duplicate connections.