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India’s Supreme Court Pushes the Government to Regulate Bitcoin

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Gold demand hits lowest level since 2009: industry

Global demand for gold dropped nine percent in the third quarter, hit by weak buying in key market India, industry body the World Gold Council said Thursday. World demand in the three months to the end of September fell to 915 tonnes compared with one year earlier to stand at the lowest level since the Read More

After Bullish Run, Bitcoin’s Price looks to Reach New Highs by Year-end

Bitcoin, the world’s largest and most well-known cryptocurrency, is well on its way to cross the $10,000 milestone before Christmas if its current growth is anything to go by. The digital currency has seen a great deal of success within 2017, having crossed the $1000 price point in January. This year has been the biggest Read More

India Drug “Cartel” Uses Bitcoins, Two Arrested: A Closer Look at Mainstream Media Libel

This week, Delhi Police accused two people of operating a drug ring, according to the Daily Mail India edition. Using the world’s most popular cryptocurrency, bitcoin, police were able to purchase 3,635 USD worth of illegal drugs on the dark web. It is claimed such an incident is “probably the first case in India.” Also Read More

A year after cash ban, India’s black money market is thriving

When India declared most bank notes unuseable a year ago in an effort to flush out tax cheats, one steel manufacturer was so spooked he resolved to do business by the book in future. But 12 months on from the shock move, the industrialist says he has gone back to cash under the table at Read More

Indian State Bank to Launch Blockchain-Based KYC Solution

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Bjork to Embrace Cryptocurrency With Upcoming Album Launch

Icelandic musician and composer, Bjork, has sought to embrace cryptocurrencies with the release of her new album. Bjork’s ninth studio album, Utopia, will be made available for purchase using bitcoin, litecoin, dash, or audiocoin. Purchasers of the album will also receive 100 free Audiocoins – a little-known altcoin valued at less than $0.004 USD. Also Read More

Music Festival Organisers in India Surprised by 1% of Total Sales in Bitcoin

Even while multiple news outlets report India’s government readying to close cryptocurrency exchanges, its population continues to make steady progress in adopting bitcoin.   Also read: As India’s Government Wars Against Cash, Bitcoin is Sought in Exchange Indian Government Panel to Curb Cryptos Several online regional news outlets claim a “government panel has advised the Centre Read More

India to Shut Down Domestic Cryptocurrency Exchanges, Government Panel Advises

A government committee has recommended India’s authorities to take immediate steps to shut down the country’s cryptocurrency exchanges, saying that the use of bitcoins and its likes could result in a breach of anti-money laundering provisions, Indian financial news outlet The Economic Times said on Thursday, citing sources. Register now to the London Summit 2017,Continue Read More

Trump Election Fraud Panelist’s Database Errs Often

Civil rights activists have sued the Indiana Election Division and associated officials over a law the state recently established allowing county officials to purge voter registrations immediately based on a database program that a new study found is 99 percent inaccurate. The American Civil Liberties Union and nonpartisan organization Common Cause Indiana filed a federal Read More

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