Bitcoin

337 arrested in global darknet child porn probe

While authorities have rescued 23 victims since a bust in March 2018, the website monetized the sexual abuse of children and was one of the first to offer paedophilic videos for sale using Bitcoins.

published on : 17th October 2019

Do you know which is the world's most used cryptocurrency? It is not Bitcoins!

Tether is the world’s most used stablecoin, a category of tokens that seek to avoid price fluctuations, often through pegs or reserves.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Another Bitcoin scam surfaces in Malappuram

The residents also said they did not have concrete evidence to prove that they had invested in the company.

published on : 10th September 2019

Kingpin of bitcoin scam worth Rs 485 crore murdered

The deceased, Abdul Shakur, from Kerala, had formed a team which lured people to invest in crypto currency. 

published on : 1st September 2019

11 Kerala men, Rs 485 crore and a password hunt that ended in murder

The assailants, all residents of Malappuram, were his business partners or those who had invested large amounts of money in bitcoin business.

published on : 1st September 2019

Two Indian-origin Canadian nationals indicted for bitcoin fraud

The case involves the duo tricking an Oregon-based woman in transferring her bitcoins worth approximately USD 233,220 into their account.

published on : 23rd August 2019

Pay now in Bitcoins to watch porn online

The payment to watch premium porn via SpankPay would charge a 0.5 per cent transaction fee, the company said in a statement.

published on : 15th August 2019

Proposed ban on private cryptocurrencies 'backward looking', say experts

The panel headed by Economic Affairs Secretary S C Garg, recommended banning of private cryptocurrencies and criminalising any activities related to virtual currencies.

published on : 23rd July 2019

No blanket cryptocurrency trading ban yet in India

A cryptocurrency is a digital or virtual currency that uses cryptography for security and is generally based on Blockchain technology.

published on : 20th July 2019

'Bitcoin not money': Donald Trump slams cryptocurrencies

Facebook has pledged to deliver a stable virtual currency that lives on smartphones and could bring over a billion "unbanked" people -- adults without bank accounts.

published on : 12th July 2019

Facebook's digital coin 'serious concern': US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell

In a new letter sent to Facebook executives, US lawmakers have officially asked the social networking giant to cease all development of its Libra cryptocurrency.

published on : 11th July 2019

Cryptocash distress amidst hostile policies

After Zebpay last year, another Indian cryptocurrency exchange has downed its shutters.

published on : 29th June 2019

Survey reveals that only 1 in 10 people know how cryptocurrency works

Nearly 31 per cent of respondents stated that they believe cryptocurrencies are quite volatile and they need to be stable before they are prepared to use them.

published on : 21st June 2019

IMA Jewels owner Mansoor invested in bitcoins, say SIT sleuths

Khan’s third wife had given the officers a laptop, from where his investments in cryptocurrency were revealed

published on : 20th June 2019

Facebook says its digital currency 'Libra' coming in 2020

Facebook currently generates 99 per cent of its revenue from advertisements and its own digital currency would help it reach billions of its users across products.

published on : 18th June 2019
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