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India Fears Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies Could Destabilize Rupee

The effect Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies may have on the Indian rupee is reportedly a top concern for Indian lawmakers — specifically, if said digital currencies are to be...

Elsa Saikkonen | Feb 06, 2019 | 04:00
Supreme Court of India Gives Two Week Deadline for Gov’t to Clarify Position on Crypto
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Supreme Court of India Gives Two Week Deadline for Gov’t to Clarify...

The Supreme Court of India has formally set a deadline of two weeks for the government to officially clarify its position on cryptocurrencies. Urging for Clarity After having delayed...

Georgi Georgiev | Oct 26, 2018 | 22:00
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India: Crypto Ban Sees First Casualties as ZebPay Closes Doors

ZebPay officially announced that it was forced to stop activity due to legal and regulatory obstacles.  ‘Curb on Bank Accounts … Crippled Our Ability’” Indian...

Paula Baciu | Sep 29, 2018 | 11:00
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‘Totalitarian’ – Antonopoulos Slams India’s...

Andreas Antonopoulos has labeled plans from India’s central bank to create an identity-based national digital currency as “incredibly dangerous” as details emerge of a fresh...

Wilma Woo | Aug 31, 2018 | 12:00
Gamblers in India Could Soon Place Their Bets in Crypto
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Gamblers in India Could Soon Place Their Bets in Crypto

As cryptocurrency exchanges eagerly await the RBI ban ruling, a government agency has proposed using virtual currencies as payment for legalized gambling services in India. What a...

Nikita Blows | Jul 26, 2018 | 13:00
India's Supreme Court to Issue Final Ruling on RBI Cryptocurrency Ban in September
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India’s Supreme Court to Issue Final Ruling on RBI...

The Indian Supreme Court has adjourned its hearing of the petition against the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ban on banks facilitating cryptocurrency transactions. The apex court will...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jul 20, 2018 | 18:00
Supreme Court of India Gives Two Week Deadline for Gov’t to Clarify Position on Crypto
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India Unlikely to Issue Blanket Ban on Cryptocurrency

Government officials in India have indicated that the government may adopt a more measured approach to regulating the cryptocurrency market.   We Don’t Want to Ban...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jul 11, 2018 | 10:00
India's Supreme Court to Issue Final Ruling on RBI Cryptocurrency Ban in September
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Examining the Indian Government’s Fight Against Cryptocurrency

The Reserve Bank of India’s cryptocurrency ban comes into effect tomorrow (July 6, 2018). Once one of the thriving centers of cryptocurrency commerce, the ban is most likely going to...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Jul 05, 2018 | 16:00
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India Bitcoin Bank Ban in Effect July 5 After Supreme Court Decision

India’s Supreme Court has refused to extend a grace period allowing cryptocurrency entities to keep banking services beyond this week’s deadline set by the central bank. Exchanges...

Wilma Woo | Jul 03, 2018 | 09:00
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India ‘Not in Favor’ of Banning Cryptocurrency (Reports)

The Indian government is reportedly “not in favor” of banning cryptocurrency, new sources claim June 13. Gov’t vs. Central Bank Citing local financial company Cogencis, local...

Wilma Woo | Jun 13, 2018 | 09:00
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India: No Plans to Use Venezuelan Petro to Pay for Crude Oil

India has no plans to use Venezuela’s cryptocurrency – the Petro – to pay for crude oil imports from the South American country. India is already a regular customer...

Nigel Gambanga | May 30, 2018 | 09:30
More Crypto Exchanges Set up Shop in India Despite RBI Ban
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More Crypto Exchanges Set up Shop in India Despite RBI Ban

Despite the RBI ban, there are reports of more cryptocurrency exchange platforms springing up in India. The country’s apex bank issued a directive in April prohibiting banks from...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 19, 2018 | 06:00

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