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Facebook Not Looking to Release Calibra Wallet or Libra Coin in India

On July 8th I reported that the Indian government are skeptical over Facebook's proposed cryptocurrency, Libra coin. Within the article I explain that India's Economic Affairs Secretary, Subhash Garg, expressed discomfort at the project. Yesterday, July 9th 2019, Bloomberg reported that a 'spokesman' from the social media giant had responded...
India Skeptical of Facebook's Libra Coin
Cryptocurrency

Indian Government Skeptical Over Facebook’s Libra Coin

The proposed Libra Coin cryptocurrency by Facebook has, so far, received a mixed bag of responses. The latest round of skepticism towards Libra Coin is coming fresh from the Indian government. On Saturday, Economic Affairs Secretary, Subhash Garg, went on record in New Delhi to state "Design of the Facebook...
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India Ponders Punishing Bitcoin Holders with 10 Years in Prison

Yesterday, June 8th 2019, Indian media outlets reported the release of a draft bill to ban cryptocurrencies in the country. The proposed bill is titled "Banning of Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill 2019", and it suggests stiff penalties for anybody who is involved with cryptocurrencies such as...
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Travel Tips for Backpacking in India

I'm sure anyone who has already been to the all encompassing sub-continent of India will agree to its uniqueness. While it is a place which has unimaginable beauty, it is also a place with mass poverty and poor sanitation. If you grew up in a 'developed' country, like myself, India...