Archive | September, 2010

Creepy Biometric IDs to Be Forced Onto India’s 1.2 Billion Inhabitants

By Ranjit Devraj, IPS News Posted on September 6, 2010, Printed on September 7, 2010 http://www.alternet.org/story/148097/ Fears about loss of privacy are being voiced as India gears up to launch an ambitious scheme to biometrically identify and number each of its 1.2 billion inhabitants. In September, officials from the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), [...]

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