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Unique Identification Authority of India is the Indian authority which took up the task of generating Unique Identification Cards for the citizens of India.

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Indian Management Thinkers who made an Impact in 2014: Corporate Leaders from Tata Sons, Social Venture, GMR, ODA make it to the List
Thinkers50 India released the definitive list of most influential management thinkers residing in India for the year 2014. The list looks at honoring and celebrating the best and brightest management thinkers in India. Thinkers50 India is a joint initiative of Institute for Competitiveness and Thinkers50 London

HCL Infosystems Reports Consolidated Revenue of Rs. 1683 Cr. for Quarter Ending 30th Sept, 2014
HCL Infosystems, India’s Premier Distribution, IT Services and Solutions Company today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended September 30th, 2014

MapR Technologies Takes the Stage at Strata + Hadoop World With Keynote and Multiple Speaker Sessions
MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the top-ranked distribution for Apache™ Hadoop®, today announced it will deliver several presentations, including a keynote, at Strata + Hadoop World in New York. This annual event will bring together big data business decision makers, strategists, architects, developers and analysts to discuss the future of their businesses and technologies

Andhra Pradesh News on January 21, 2014
Andhra Pradesh News and Headlines on January 21, 2014

Nandan Nilekani resigns as Chairman of UIDAI
Nandan Nilekani resigned for the post of Chairman of Unique Identification Authority of India

The Computerworld Honors Program Names 268 Laureates Using IT to Drive Business and Social Change
IDG's Computerworld Honors Program, honoring and documenting visionary applications of information technology moving businesses forward and benefiting society, has selected 268 Laureates for 2013. These individuals will be commemorated during the Annual Laureate Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards Evening on June 3, 2013 at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium in Washington, D.C.

Suprema Fingerprint Scanner Receives Final STQC Certification for India's UID Project
Suprema, Inc

TSYS Technology to Help Achieve Financial Inclusion in India
TSYS (NYSE: TSS) technology is playing its part in an innovative payment solution launched by Visa in India. The Saral Money program provides Indian consumers with access to financial services and electronic payments for the first time by linking Visa accounts to Indian Unique Identification Accounts

NYU Stern Hosts Inaugural India Business Forum on January 11, 2013
On January 11, 2013, New York University Stern School of Business will convene its faculty thought leaders and some of India’s top corporate leaders and policymakers for a full-day event entitled, “India in the 21st Century: From Potential to Progress

'I stand ready to embark on a new journey': Pranab Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who will tender his resignation in a short while from now before filing his nomination for the presidential poll, turned emotional on Tuesday, saying he stands ready to embark on a new journey.

UPA Prez nominee Pranab Mukherjee to resign at 4: 30 p.m. Tuesday
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who is all set to emerge victorious in the race to Raisina Hill, will resign later this afternoon.

UPA Prez nominee Pranab to step down as FM tomorrow
UPA presidential nominee Pranab Mukherjee today said he would be quitting as Finance Minister of the country on Tuesday.

CWC gives farewell to Prez nominee Mukherjee
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) met at party president Sonia Gandhi's official 10, Janpath residence here on Monday to give its farewell to UPA nominee and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who is all set to file his nomination papers for the most coveted post of President of India later this week.

CWC to bid farewell to Pranab Mukherjee
The Congress Working Committee (CWC) is meeting here on Monday to discuss the presidential election.

Mukherjee seeks support for Prez poll
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, who is the UPA's presidential candidate, on Saturday made an earnest appeal to the leaders of various political parties to back his candidature in the race for Raisina Hill.

4G Identity Solutions Crosses Landmark of 1 crore UID / Aadhaar Numbers Generated
4G Identity Solutions (4Gid), a pioneer & global leader in implementation of large scale biometric based identity projects has crossed the important milestone of One Crore (10 Million ) UID / Aadhaar numbers generated. India’s Aadhaar project covering 1

Cabinet clears UIDAI to issue 40 crore more UID cards
Cabinet committee today cleared the Unique Identification Authority of India's (UIDAI) proposal to enroll an extra 40 crore people in 16 states. The biometrics in other states will be collected under the National Population Register, NPR project.

Manmohan Singh to consult cabinet on Friday to resolve UID Project
The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, today held discussions with his senior cabinet colleagues in an endeavor to resolve the issue of continuation of UID Project.

Montek Singh raises 'technical questions' on Universal Identity Card
Planning Commission, Deputy Chairman, Montek Singh Ahluwalia has said that there is a need to address and resolve certain technicalities in the Universal Identification Card (UID) programme.

India issues 100 millionth UIDAI number using Morpho's technology
Morpho (Safran group) has announced that its technology played a support role in enabling the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to close 2011 with an important milestone of issuing its 100 millionth unique identification or Aadhaar number

Beyond the Impasse – Options for the Microfinance Sector?
ACCESS Development Services brings together government ministers and industry experts to focus their attention on how to move beyond the crisis in the industry.

4G Identity Solutions Wins the Prestigious ET Now ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ Award 2011
An able thought leader and a successful architect of Identity innovation, Dr. Sreeni Tripuraneni, Chairman & CEO of 4G Identity Solutions has received the prestigious Indiamart ET Now ‘Leaders of Tomorrow’ Award 2011, at an award function held at Mumbai, India on 28th November 2011. The award was presented by the chief guest Legendary N.R. Narayana Murthy, Chairman Emeritus, Infosys Technologies

Morpho receives Certificate of Approval in India for UID Program
MorphoTopTM, Morpho's latest fingerprint image capture terminal has been officially certified for India's unique identification (UID) Program.

Comptroller and Auditor General to examine rural development schemes
Aiming to bring accountability and transparency in graft-ridden rural development programmes, the government has asked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India to examine the existing welfare schemes.

Planning Commission aims nine percent growth rate from 2012
The Planning Commission is hopeful of attaining growth rate of nine percent from fiscal year 2012 onwards.

Business Leaders, Academia and Ministers discuss Inclusive Growth at National Management Convention
The recently concluded National Management Convention held in New Delhi, organized by the All India Management Association (AIMA) witnessed the conglomeration of the industry leaders, the policy makers and creators of future business leaders – the academia, on a shared mission of co-creating inclusive growth opportunities for the country’s future generation

Finance Ministry extends terms of subsidies task force
The Finance Ministry has decided to extend the terms of reference of the task force, which was constituted under the chairmanship of Nandan Nilekani, Chairman, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), to recommend and implement a solution for direct transfer of subsidies on kerosene, LPG and fertilizer to the intended beneficiaries.

Direct subsidy transfer on fuel would curb pilferage and leakages: Mukherjee
Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday said the direct subsidy transfer on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), fertiliser and kerosene is meant to curb pilferage and leakages.

Cross Match Receives Certification from STQC for India’s UID Program
Cross Match Technologies, Inc., a leading global provider of biometric identity solutions, announced that it has been certified as one of the first suppliers of biometric devices for India’s unique identification (UID) program

Suprema Inc. and 4G Identity Solutions Wins Largest Contract for Supply of Biometric Devices for India's NPR Project
Suprema Inc. and 4G Identity Solutions announced that they have been awarded the contract to supply 4-4-2 Fingerprint Slap Scanners for India's National Population Register (NPR) project. This contract is one of the world's largest orders for supplyof biometric devices

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