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Indian crypto bill unlikely to be introduced in parliament this winter, report says
The much-awaited cryptocurrency bill is shelved again, as central authorities are yet to finalize changes in the bill.
India’s top bank calls for complete crypto ban
The future of cryptocurrency in India continues to be debated as the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has insisted that the country needs to ban crypto to protect its economy.
Amid call for crypto regulation, hacker uses India’s PM Twitter account to promote fake BTC giveaway
India’s prime minister account has been used to promote a fake 500 BTC giveaway scam.
Indian prime minister to make the final call concerning crypto regulation in India
Certain sections of the drafted cryptocurrency bill may require detailed discussions, after which PM Modi will take the final call regarding crypto regulatory measures in the country.
Prominent Indian bank partners with WazirX to facilitate payments to crypto investors
Indian crypto exchange WazirX has opened an account with Kotak Mahindra Bank that will enable the exchange to pay and receive money from investors
Four inspiring blockchain journeys and stories from Odisha, India
Following the tech journeys of four noteworthy Odisha personalities making their mark in the fast-developing blockchain space.
India may disallow Indians from trading crypto on foreign exchanges
India might be an inch closer to legitimizing cryptocurrency trading in the country but it may prohibit investors to trade them on foreign platforms.
Facebook to allow crypto ads after Meta rebrand
Meta, the parent company of Facebook, has finally lifted the ban imposed on cryptocurrency ads that it had put earlier to curb the spread of false information among people.
Crypto bill alleging banning private crypto was a “mistake,” ex-Indian minister says
The Former finance secretary of India says that it might be too early to assume the worst for the new crypto bill scheduled to be tabled in the parliament
India targets Bitcoin and crypto again in latest ban wave
India is planning to ban most of the crypto assets and is in favor of introducing its own state-controlled CBDC.
Indian Prime Minister says crypto can ‘spoil the youth,’ calls for protection
PM Modi in his keynote address discussed how the volatile cryptocurrency activities need to be dealt with care and with support from other nations to ensure the safety of people's interests.
Indian venture fund pours $12.5 million in NFT ‘commerce’ tool Guardian
GuardianLink has raised around $12 million from investors in bid to expand operations.
Indian government might take action against misleading crypto ads
The Indian government will not tolerate deceiving crypto ads that promote false narratives when it comes to cryptocurrency trading in the region.
India likely to introduce new crypto bill later this month
The finance ministry officials are looking forward to "fast-tracking" the modified bill and introducing it in the winter session of the parliament.
Indian unicorn Paytm could soon offer Bitcoin (BTC) payments
Paytm might consider launching Bitcoin offerings in the country if the Indian authorities manage to eliminate all the regulatory stress surrounding cryptocurrency trade in the region.
Shiba Inu and Dogecoin emerge as the most traded cryptos on Indian exchanges
The meme coins have attracted a sizable trading volume in the country compared to other mainstream cryptos like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
India’s crypto law is expected in February 2022
Instead of banning cryptocurrency trading like China, India is interested in encouraging crypto-related regulations and is already in process of formulating a law that will help regulate digital assets.
There are over 100 million crypto owners in India, report finds
According to BrokerChooser, India beats the US in hosting roughly 100 million crypto owners in the world.