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The Hindu | September 18, 2014

Joining Nandan Nilekani’s campaign team showed a group of public-spirited youngsters how technology can streamline the process and a start-up, Fourthlion was born.

The Indian Express | September 13, 2014

Technology helps in re-engineering of delivery system of public services in the country and helps in not only speedy delivery of the services but also to utilize the limited resources to maximum extent serving a vast section of the population- Nandan

Business Line | September 12, 2014

Nandan Nilekani, the former Chairman of Unique Identification Authority of India (UDAI), has been conferred with V Krishna Murthy Award for Excellence.

The Hindu Business Line | March 26, 2014

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is expected to achieve the 60 crore Aadhaar rollout target by third week of March, its Chairman Nandan Nilekani has said.

NDTV | March 10, 2014

In an exclusive interview to NDTV, Mr Nilekani spells out his vision and how he plans to contest election.

Times of India | March 9, 2014

Nandan Nilekani, billionaire tech-entrepreneur, best known for co-founding Infosys and for piloting UPA's ambitious Aadhaar programme spoke to TOI on the eve of his political baptism. He said he is in for the long haul -- a marathon man, not a sprinter.

Business Standard | February 16, 2014

UIDAI chairman encourages students to take ownership of their future rather than merely answer to peer pressure

The New Indian Express | January 26, 2014

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) Chairman Nandan Nilekani on Saturday said Aadhaar (unique ID card for all citizens) is very important for the future of India.

The Economic Times | January 16, 2014

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) today said it has issued as many as 56 crore Aadhaar numbers to the residents in the country and likely to complete its mandate of covering population of 60 crore people in a few weeks time.

Deccan Herald | January 9, 2014

Nobel laureate economist and Columbia University professor Joseph Stiglitz has backed India’s Unique Identification (UID) project and said it is very similar to the social security number in the United States.

The Economic Times | January 8, 2014

Aadhaar programme, under which the government is carrying out Direct Benefit Transfer schemes, may lead to savings that could be up to 1.2 per cent of the GDP once it is rolled out in more areas, a report said.

Indian Express | January 8, 2014

A panel set up by the RBI to promote financial inclusion has proposed universal electronic bank accounts to all Indian citizens above the age of 18 by January 2016.

The Economic Times | December 31, 2013

Transactions made through the Aadhaar payment bridge system (APBS) of the National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) has reached a new milestone with the total number of transactions in December crossing the 1 crore mark, the corporation said.

The Hindu | December 29, 2013

Canara Bank has launched a facility to enable customers to do a self-check on whether their Aadhaar numbers have been linked to their account.

The Economic Times | December 26, 2013

The Income Tax Department will now accept Aadhaar Card as a proof of identity and address for issuance of Permanent Account Number (PAN)

Business Standard | December 23, 2013

Says growth in mobile Internet usage has been accelerated by rise in smartphone penetration, which expected to reach about 150 million by 2015

Zee News | December 5, 2013

"With generation of about 11 lakh Aadhaar numbers every day, the flagship programme appears all set to complete its mandate of covering 60 crore population in the next few months," the UIDAI said in a statement. | October 21, 2013

Excerpts from the Eisenhower Day Keynote Address | October 16, 2013

Nandan and Rohini talk about their philanthropic work.

The Economic Times | October 10, 2013

India can use technological advantages of third industrial revolution of information, communication and technology...

Business Standard | October 10, 2013

Aadhar Based Remittance Service, Query Service on Aadhar Mapper was launched by the corporation | October 8, 2013

Nandan Nilekani on the Aadhaar project’s scope, its vulnerabilities and its future

HindustanTimes | September 28, 2013

A dusty-haired boy, a bag over his shoulders, walks a few kilometres from his village to a bus stop. He boards a bus that will take him to the nearest train station. There he boards...