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Tag: Biometric

India withdraws warning on national biometric ID after online panic

The critics fear it could spawn a surveillance state.

FIA busts gang allegedly selling illegal SIMs

The franchise owner used young boys for selling SIMs activated through illegal means.

KDA installs biometric attendance mechanism in offices to ensure staff presence

Karachi Development Authority (KDA) makes biometric attendance mandatory, the step was taken to ensure the staff attended the workplace rather than collect salaries staying back at home.

Mastercard starts biometric payments – with a selfie!

PARIS: Shoppers in a dozen European countries can make online payments using a selfie from Tuesday, under a rollout by Mastercard of new payment technology. Removing...

BISP to introduce biometric based payment system in Sindh

KARACHI: Benazir Income Support Program (BISP)  is introducing bio-metric based payment system for the upcoming BISP cash grant tranche.

Pakistan to issue biometric passports to curb human trafficking

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan plans to issue biometric passports from next year to halt the thousands of people who are being trafficked overseas, largely to European and Gulf nations, officials said.

Schengen visa applicants asked to submit fingerprints with form

KARACHI: The Consulate of Italy in Karachi has notified that all Schengen Visa applicants (valid up to 90 days single or multiple entry) are requested for their fingerprints when submitting their visa application, with effect from November 2 2015. 

10mn SIMs blocked, 60mn verified in first phase: PTA

ISLAMABAD: The first phase of biometric verification of SIMs ended while three weeks long second phase started from today, ARY News reported.

ECP delaying LB Elections in KP: Imran Khan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) is delaying the Local Bodies (LB) Elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, ARY News reports.

ECP to conduct KP LB polls in three phases

PESHAWAR: The Local Bodies (LB) Elections in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be conducted in three phases according to Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).