India’s Insane Anti-Bitcoin Bill Proposes 10-Yr Prison Sentence for Adopters

By CCN: Lawmakers in India have proposed a bill which would see Bitcoin and crypto ownership made completely illegal, with as much as a 10-year prison sentence for anyone caught holding. This coincides directly with India’s plans to launch its own state-backed cryptocurrency – the Digital Rupee. 10 Year Jail Sentence for Bag Holders? As […]

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How Modi’s Win Raises the Stakes for US-India Relations in Light of China

By CCN: Following the conclusion of India’s parliamentary elections, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi secured a clear victory that many analysts have seen as a ringing endorsement of Modi’s policy direction over the past few years. What passes many Western commentators by, however, is that the result of […]

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Indian State to Boost Local Blockchain Ecosystem With Mentorships, Events

The Indian state government of Andhra Pradesh wants to build a community of blockchain startups in the region. The Andhra Pradesh Innovation Society (APIS) announced it was partnering with the Eleven01 Foundation to develop a blockchain talent pool and support startups building with the nascent technology, the two announced Wednesday. Eleven01 is a local provider […]

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