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Five persons, who duped around 1,200 people to the tune of `10 crore on the pretext of investing money on a fraudulent cryptocurrency, were arrested by the Task Force sleuths on Friday.
The campaign on Monday announced that it can accept Bitcoin, Ethereum, and anything on the ERC20 standard within a maximum of $2,500, reports Xinhua news agency.
In its latest update on Play Store developer policies, Google has introduced other content restrictions. It is no longer allowing applications that "appeal to children but contain adult themes".
Why civil society would like to put a snake in its backyard and think that somehow the snake will only bite my neighbor, I don't get it, says Ajay Banga.
In order to clarify its stand on cryptocurrency and come up with better regulations, the government will come up with a detailed paper on the digital currency by September this year.
The Supreme Court today refused to stay a Reserve Bank of India circular prohibiting banks and financial institutions from providing services in relation to cryptocurrencies.
Interest in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin surged last year as prices rocketed. Then they tumbled in recent months, triggering warnings from regulators across the world.
A police inspector and five others were booked for allegedly cheating a builder of Rs 14 crore by luring him to invest in a cryptocurrency scheme, police said today.
Bitcoin, the star of the cryptocurrency world, is widely seen as a freewheeling tool as open as the internet itself.
The attack on Coinrail comes months after Japanese firm Coincheck said it had lost more than $500 million in a January hack.
A case has been registered against the accused under various IPC sections for cheating, forgery, criminal conspiracy, criminal breach of trust.
The racket is said to be in the tune of around Rs 500 crore. Many fell victim to the mega racket, which was going on since the last one year.
India said on Monday it had no plans to use Venezuela's local cryptocurrency 'petro' in oil trade with the Latin American nation, which is facing sanctions from the United States.
A grand jury in the Southern District of New York returned an indictment charging the three with conspiring to commit securities and wire fraud.
Cryptocurrency prices jumped on Thursday, led by a surge in bitcoin to two-week highs, with people active in the market citing a squeeze on traders who have bet against prices.