Browsing the "India" Tag

Indian Panel Proposes Fines and Jail Time for Cryptocurrency Use

| John Biggs

The panel also encouraged some distributed ledger projects including a government-owned cryptocurrency.

Facebook Says It Won’t Launch Crypto in India Due to Regulatory Issues

| Daniel Palmer

Facebook reportedly said that current regulatory restrictions mean it has "no plans" to launch its digital wallet service and crypto in India.

Indian Police to Get Special Training to Spot Crypto Scams

| Daniel Kuhn

A new training session seeks to create "domain expertise" for cryptocurrency related crimes.

Another Indian Crypto Exchange Shuts Down Blaming Banking Ban

| Daniel Palmer

Regulatory uncertainty ushered in by India's central bank appears to have brought about the demise of the cryptocurrency exchange Koinex.

Libra Could Be Unbalanced by Indian Crypto Laws

| Daniel Kuhn

Facebook reportedly has not filed an application with the RBI, which seeks to ban cryptocurrencies.

Reserve Bank of India Denies Involvement in Draft Bill to Ban Cryptocurrencies

| Daniel Kuhn

India is embroiled in rumors of a cryptocurrency ban that would have made cryptocurrency mining, trading, and ownership illegal.

BitConnect Promoter Wanted Over Another Alleged Crypto Scam

| Benedict Alibasa

A promoter of the now-shuttered crypto fraud BitConnect has again been charged over a different claimed cryptocurrency scam.

Indian Government Again Discussing Ban on Cryptocurrencies: Report

| Yogita Khatri

The government of India is said to be renewing its efforts to completely outlaw public cryptocurrencies, according to The Economic Times.

India’s National Payments Corporation Wants to Build a Blockchain Solution

| Yogita Khatri

The bank consortium-owned organization supported by the central bank is seeking bids for the creation of a blockchain solution for digital payments.

Indian Hospital Releases Details About QuadrigaCX CEO’s Death

| Yogita Khatri

Private hospital Fortis Escorts has released details of the death of Gerald Cotten, CEO of Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX.