One of the Reserve Bank of India's deputy governors has encouraged local banks to work with a research outfit previously established by the central bank on blockchain projects.
He told event attend... Read More
How do you take the hatchet to one of the fastest growing economies in the world? Simple: Remove 86 percent of the circulating currency and call it an anti-corruption measure. Prime Minister Modi of... Read More
Analyst Tone Vays however told CoinTelegraph that India may now be seeking to “promote a system where people are allowed to use bitcoin […] but ONLY through a government approved intermediary like... Read More
If you’ve been reading CoinTelegraph long enough then you know the India’s officials’ attitude towards Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies in general. To put it shortly – negative as hell, going as far as... Read More
Here, according to DNA India, is what one official said: “Being a virtual currency, [Bitcoin’s] transfer is and settlement is done online. No country has legalized Bitcoin as of now because of its... Read More
US Government Grants $800K to Blockchain Researchers
The U.S. government will help fund a distributed ledger platform being developed by researchers at the University of California-San Diego.
Subhashini Sivagnanam, a researcher and software architect
Senior BitConnect Promotor Arrested by Indian Authorities
A promoter of the controversial cryptocurrency platform BitConnect was arrested on August 19, according to a local news outlet in India.
Former BitConnect India head Divyesh Darji was arrested at I
Softbank, Baidu Lead $3 Million Funding for Ex-Googler's Crypto Startup
A team led by a former Google staffer is taking aim at the online advertising giant.
Called Atlas Protocol, the startup believes that the data accumulating on blockchains today can be used to bette
Crypto Exchanges Join Winklevoss Backed Self-Regulatory Group
A group of cryptocurrency exchanges has joined up with Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to launch a new industry-focused self-regulatory organization (SRO).
First proposed in March, the