Cryptocurrency Regulation of India has been Officially Confirmed

Finance secretary of India has confirmed that the regulation of Cryptocurrency in the country is now ready, before the G20 summit. This regulation report will be submitted to the finance minister soon for their approval. Since the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley decided to give up his cabinet responsibilities, PM Narendra Modi is now the new active finance minister of India. […]

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India Rescuers Search for Missing Climbers on Himalayan Peak

In this article Lucknow, India (AP) — Rescuers on Sunday searched for eight mostly foreign mountaineers who went missing while attempting to scale India’s second-highest mountain, an official said. The team, led by British climber Martin Moran, began its ascent May 13 to summit up a previously unclimbed peak on Nanda Devi East at 6,477 meters (21,250 feet), according to […]

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Indian Cryptocurrency Regulation Is Ready, Official Confirms

Ahead of the G20 summit, India’s new finance secretary has confirmed that the report detailing the country’s crypto regulation is now ready. It will soon be submitted to the finance minister for approval. Since Arun Jaitley opted out of cabinet responsibilities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appointed a new finance minister. India’s Crypto Regulation Is ‘Ready’ After more than one […]

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Indian State of Telangana Aims to Set up Blockchain District for Start-Ups

The Southern Indian state of Telangana plans to establish the country’s ostensibly first blockchain district, local newspaper The Hindu Business Line reported on May 27. The planned district will reportedly aim to establish an ecosystem for blockchain startups and research institutes. While it will seek to attract a host of different blockchain projects, the initiative reportedly has a particular focus […]

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Zakir Musa: Tensions in Kashmir after killing of top rebel

Killing of al-Qaeda-linked rebel sparks protests in disputed Muslim-majority region while thousands attend his funeral. Srinagar, Indian-administered Kashmir – Tensions have erupted in Indian-administered Kashmir following the killing of al-Qaeda-linked rebel commander Zakir Musa in Pulwama district’s Tral area. Protests and clashes were reported on Friday in many parts of the disputed Muslim-majority region against the killing of Musa, who […]

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Violence flares in West Bengal as voting in Indian election ends

KOLKATA (Reuters) – Violent clashes broke out in West Bengal again on Sunday in the final phase of the staggered election that will decide whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns for a second term. The police used batons to break up skirmishes between supporters of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the regional Trinamool Congress party in Kankinara, on […]

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Tight security as Indians vote in final phase of mammoth election

KOLKATA (Reuters) – Indians lined up to vote amid unprecedented security in the eastern state of West Bengal on Sunday as the final phase of a massive, staggered election got underway to decide whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns for a second term. Around 900 million Indians are eligible to vote in the seven-phase election, with vote counting to begin […]

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Modi proclaims a cleaner India, but the reality may be more murky

KOPPAL/SHIKRAWA, India (Reuters) – Every morning around dawn, dozens of people gather by the dusty banks of a stream snaking through Shikrawa village, two hours south of India’s capital, New Delhi, to do the same thing: defecate in the open. “There are close to 1,600 houses in Shikrawa. And I know for a fact that some 400 of those don’t […]

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