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SC Extends Aadhaar Linking Deadline Till Verdict by Constitution Bench

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar to avail various services and welfare schemes run by the government till a Constitution Bench rules on a batch of petitions challenging the validity of the Aadhaar Act.

March 31 was the previous deadline for Aadhaar linkage, but the Centre had recently hinted that it may be extended. On December 15 last year, the apex court had extended till March 31 the deadline for mandatory linking of Aadhaar with various services and welfare schemes.

Amritsar train mishap: Magisterial inquiry ordered

Amritsar : Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday announced that a magisterial inquiry under Divisional Commissioner of Jalandhar w...

Artist playing Ravan among victims of Amritsar train tragedy

Amritsar : Dalbir Singh, the artist who played the role ofRavan at the tragedy-stricken Ramleela also passed away after a train plowed into a crowd th...

Counting begins for J-K municipal polls

Srinagar : The counting of votes for the 52 civic bodies that recently went to polls in Jammu and Kashmir commenced on Saturday.The counting started a...

SC seeks Centre's plan for 2004-Tsunami hit farmers of Andaman and Nicobar

New Delhi : The Supreme Court has directed the Central government to submit a rehabilitation plan for the farmers in Andaman and Nicobar Island who we...