The Indian Income Tax Department has visited bitcoin exchanges across the country seeking data on tax avoiding users.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a new warning on cryptocurrencies, the second time this year the central bank has done so.
India's finance minister, Arun Jaitley, has said bitcoin is not legal tender in the country and indicated that regulations are under consideration.
The State Bank of India is planning to beta launch smart contracts and blockchain-based know-your-customer processes.
The court asked India's central bank and several government agencies to respond to a petition that expressed concern about tax dodges and ransomware.
Andhra Pradesh is advancing its work with blockchain with a new pilot focused on land registry data.
The executive director of the Reserve Bank of India has confirmed that research into a "digital rupee" is still ongoing.
Blockchain, the provider of the world's most popular bitcoin wallet, has partnered with Indian cryptocurrency exchange Unocoin.
The Indian state of Andhra Pradesh has announced a new partnership with cybersecurity firm WISeKey to secure citizen data with blockchain tech.
Researchers in India supported by the country's central bank are planning to launch a new blockchain platform this year.