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Digital Currency Bill


Why crypto currency legislations needs careful consideration

December 14, 2021 7:26 am

🔴 Soumya Kanti Ghosh, Saket Hishikar write: While there are obvious concerns of money laundering and benami transactions, there are equal concerns with respect to company laws, payment systems and banking, securities and other commercial laws, and consumer protection

Crypto cash: Stakeholders talk about what could be the way forward

November 28, 2021 12:32 pm

🔴 The government’s plan for a Bill to act against private cryptocurrencies has reopened the debate on the fast-moving, highly volatile sector, where policy has so far failed to catch up with technology.

Explained: How are cryptocurrencies regulated in countries around the world?

November 26, 2021 12:09 pm

There is no apparent coordination among countries on the evolution of policy and regulatory response to virtual currencies. Responses range from a total ban to full acceptance — with a wide band in the middle.

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Supreme Court gets 5 judges, now 2 short of full strength

Updated: February 7, 2023 01:57 IST

With the appointments of Justices Pankaj Mithal, Sanjay Karol, P V Sanjay Kumar, Ahsanuddin Amanullah and Manoj Mishra, the Supreme Court now has two vacancies.

Logjam continues as Opp stalls both Houses seeking discussion on Adani

Updated: February 7, 2023 01:46 IST

Monday was the third consecutive day in the ongoing Budget session when the Opposition stalled the proceedings.

In the red, LDF govt singed by UDF protest firestorm over fuel cess

Updated: February 7, 2023 01:46 IST

Highlighting that Rs 2 fuel cess is meant for mobilising social security fund, CPI(M) has dismissed Oppn protests as a 'bid to deny pension for weaker sections'

‘Left-Cong universal allies, TIPRA Motha in clandestine understanding with Opposition parties’: Amit Shah in Tripura

Updated: February 7, 2023 01:46 IST

Amit Shah arrived in Agartala on a two-day tour Monday afternoon and flew to Shantirbazaar in South Tripura, 82 km from the state capital, in a chopper to address an election rally.

Bid to boost confidence, Adanis prepay USD 1.1 billion to free pledged shares

Updated: February 7, 2023 01:43 IST

The Adani group said the move is in continuation of the promoters’ assurance to prepay all share-backed financing.

Chanderpaul 207 and Brathwaite 182 underpin Windies’ 447-6

Updated: February 7, 2023 00:35 IST

Rain meant just 89 overs were possible on the first two days of the match after West Indies had opted to bat, but the visitors accelerated the scoring on day three.

Turkey Earthquake Live Updates: More than 2,600 dead in Turkey and Syria after three quakes; bad weather worsens situation

Updated: February 7, 2023 00:26 IST

Earthquake in Turkey Today: Two teams of the NDRF comprising 100 personnel with specially trained dog squads and necessary equipment are ready to be flown to the earthquake-hit area for search and rescue operations.

Late mother comes alive at twin daughters’ wedding as silicon statue, leaves brides in tears

Updated: February 7, 2023 00:13 IST

Real estate developer Piyush Patel of Ranipara village in Jhagadiya taluka of Bharuch district decided to surprise his twin daughters Drushti and Shrusti at their wedding on February 6, with a statue of his wife Daxaben who died on December 21, 2021.

Seek exemption for constructed properties: Builders urge govt to delay jantri rate hike, meet CM

Updated: February 7, 2023 00:13 IST

Representatives from Ahmedabad, Rajkot, Surat and Vadodara were part of the meeting that was led by the Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Association of India, the apex body of realty developers in the country.

We’re not lawmakers… can’t curtail terms of Assemblies: Delhi HC on PIL seeking simultaneous polls in 2024

Updated: February 7, 2023 00:08 IST

Holding simultaneous elections would also reduce the electoral paralysis/lack of decision-making by the Centre and state because of elections due every year, it said