cryptocurrency

Haryana police arrests four in cryptocurrency fraud

According to an official statement, a case was registered in Cyber Police Station, Panchkula under relevant sections of IPC and IT Act, the DGP said.

published on : 10th June 2021

Bitcoin is now legal tender in this Central American country

El Salvador's President has hailed bitcoin as "the fastest growing way to transfer" billions of dollars in remittances and to prevent millions from being lost to intermediaries.

published on : 9th June 2021

2018 circular no longer 'valid', banks can't shun crypto transactions citing it: RBI

Over the past one month, several financial institutions including ICICI Bank and Paytm Payments Bank have cut ties with crypto exchanges and blocked their ability to accept rupee deposits.

published on : 31st May 2021

Bitcoin tumbles to $30,000 after China warning, Musk remarks

Bitcoin had a roller-coaster day on Wednesday, falling from $45,600 to under $40,000, then climbing back before dropping to $30,017 and up again over $33,000.

published on : 19th May 2021

Government may move to regulate, not ban cryptocurrencies

At a time when speculations are rife that the government would impose a blanket ban on virtual currencies, the industry is hopeful that India may rather regulate crypto assets.

published on : 28th March 2021

Proposed cryptocurrency ban draws flak from investors

The proposed law is also likely to penalise bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency holder, in what will be one of the toughest regulations surrounding digital assets globally, say experts.

published on : 16th March 2021

Software icon John McAfee charged for promoting cryptocurrencies on Twitter

McAfee, Jimmy Watson and other members of their 'cryptocurrency team' allegedly 'raked in more than USD 13 million from investors they victimized with their fraudulent schemes'.

published on : 6th March 2021

RBI in talks with govt over cryptocurrency

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is concerned that cryptocurrencies may impact financial stability in Asia’s third-largest economy.

published on : 25th February 2021

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das expresses 'major concerns' about cryptocurrencies

While Das did not elaborate further, the central bank had in the past expressed concerns on digital currencies being used for money laundering and terror funding.

published on : 24th February 2021

HC grants conditional bail to Gujarat bizman

Justice G Sri Devi passed this order in the petition filed by Shailesh Kothari with a plea to release him on bail in connection with the case registered against him by the ED on August 17, 2020.

published on : 18th February 2021

North Korean hackers stole  USD 300 million in cryptocurrency to fund nukes: UN experts

The North is under multiple sets of international sanctions over its banned nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programmes, which have made rapid progress under leader Kim Jong Un.

published on : 10th February 2021

Centre to bring bill on cryptocurrency soon: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

MoS Finance says current laws inadequate to deal with the subject

published on : 10th February 2021

Kingpin of Rs 2.5 crore Delhi cryptocurrency racket arrested on arrival from Dubai

The accused opened his office in Connaught Place area in November 2017 and operated like chit fund scheme.

published on : 1st January 2021

Bitcoin price quadruples amid pandemic year. Check how the cryptocurrency fared in 2020

2021 could well be another roller-coaster year like 2017 when the coin saw a similar rally when its value surged sharply, only to crash the next year.

published on : 31st December 2020

Bitcoin price, Ethereum ETH, Ripple XRP, BTC price rally. Target 400K USD?

Price interest has been surging on cryptocurrencies in this year. Let’s look at the top 5 crypto currencies and learn more about them

published on : 24th December 2020
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