Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology
Government of India


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      • Digital India: All PAN cards not linked to Aadhaar card will be cancelled

        INDIATODAY MARCH-2017. You must have already heard that from this year filling of income tax returns will require you to quote your Aadhaar number. In case you don't have the Aadhaar card and you wish to pay taxes, you have to get one now. But the Aadhaar doesn't just stop at the income tax. The Aadhaar number will also have to be linked to the PAN (permanent account number) card or else the PAN card will be cancelled.


        MUMBAIMIRROR MARCH-2017. Samsung has announced the launch of its flagship mobile payments service in the country. Apart from allowing users to simply tap and pay on the go using their registered cards, the service, Samsung Pay, has integrated Paytm as well as the government’s Unified Payments Interface (UPI) into the application, the South Korean giant announced.

      • India ready for 4 times jump in digital payments

        ECONOMICSTIMES JAN-2016. Technology systems, architecture and infrastructure are mature enough to enable the billion or so adults in India to transact digitally.It's now a matter of increasing awareness, says Nilekani Is India's economy prepared to shift from cash to a `less-cash' model that the government has been talking about since demonetisation? Yes, says Nandan Nilekani...