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Blackmoney SIT reviews cryptocurrencies; directs clampdown

Government is the final authority to frame rules and law to regulate these virtual currencies.

09 Apr 2018 8:43 AM

Cryptocurrency traders use old gold in drive to draw Islamic investors

The global surge of interest in bitcoin, ethereum and other cryptocurrencies extends into the Gulf and southeast Asia.

08 Apr 2018 4:16 PM

Cryptocurrencies hit hard on Indian exchanges after RBI clampdown

Government and the central bank have previously cautioned the public on cryptocurrencies.

07 Apr 2018 10:17 AM

A smartphone built specifically for cryptocurrency is coming from Foxconn

Finney, the world’s first blockchain-based smartphone, can automatically convert tokens for the use of decentralised applications

05 Apr 2018 9:33 AM

Cryptocurrency arbitrage boom fizzles in Asia, but profits persist

The boom has eaten away the spreads and shown how fast the galloping cryptocurrency markets can change course.

03 Apr 2018 12:22 PM


ClearTax, Zebpay join hands to help Indian investors with cryptocurrency taxation

The plan will help investors and traders of bitcoin understand tax laws and reporting regarding taxation on trading of cryptocurrency.

25 Mar 2018 3:35 PM

Unique crypto currency exchange operating in India

With exchanges widening their footprint in India, a new revolutionary industry has sprouted.

17 Mar 2018 11:53 AM

Threat Brief: What’s driving the shift to cryptocurrency mining malware?

The risk of using a compromised PC to mine cryptocurrency is currently much lower than using it for other criminal activities.

07 Mar 2018 2:39 PM

Bank of England chief slams cryptocurrencies; urges action

The price of a single bitcoin rocketed to nearly $20,000 late last year and then plunged early this year.

03 Mar 2018 11:07 AM

Robbers steal USD 2 million bitcoin mining computer in Iceland

The powerful computers, which have not yet been found, are worth almost USD 2 million.

03 Mar 2018 10:48 AM


Uber co-founder to launch new cryptocurrency

Eco's initial whitepaper states that it wants to improve on a few main issues common with cryptocurrencies.

03 Mar 2018 10:26 AM

Police to crack down on narcotics trade on Dark Web

The Dark Web is the World Wide Web content that exists on the Internet but requires specific software, configurations or authorisation to access it.

01 Mar 2018 2:05 AM

Malaysian firm adds Islamic certification to cryptocurrency

Malaysia-based firm HelloGold is planning to launch its online gold platform in Thailand later this year.

21 Feb 2018 11:21 AM

Bitcoin rises above $10,000, strategist sees new high by July

Lee says 2018 will remain a strong year for cryptocurrencies, but he sees the larger and more established blockchain networks.

16 Feb 2018 7:38 AM

How is the growth of bitcoin affecting the environment?

Here, we look at how the currency's growth is effecting the environment.

12 Feb 2018 8:55 AM


Russian nuke researchers arrested for illicit crypto-mining

The reports did not indicate whether the employees had made any money from the computer use.

11 Feb 2018 8:35 AM

Lloyds Bank to ban credit card owners from buying cryptocurrencies

Credit card customers of the bank will be blocked from buying Bitcoin online through a blacklist that will flag sellers.

05 Feb 2018 9:38 AM

The art of blockchain

A technology start-up is cataloguing artwork on a decentralised ledger to curb the menace of art forgery.

05 Feb 2018 2:36 AM

Bitcoin slides amidst broad cryptocurrency sell-off

The virtual currency is down by close to 25 percent this week and almost 40 percent in 2018.

03 Feb 2018 10:22 AM

I-T will tax bitcoin trade, has issued few lakh notices: CBDT

The government in December cautioned investors to be wary of virtual currencies like bitcoin.

02 Feb 2018 4:07 PM