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Cryptocurrency In India

Shiba Inu Beats Bitcoin In Popularity In 2021; Gets 43 Million More Views

Dec 29, 2021 Harsh Kumar

Meme based cryptocurrency Shiba Inu tops in the Coinmarketcap index of most viewed crypto coins in 2021 with 188 million-plus views; Bitcoin got 145 million views.

Crypto Bill In India Deferred; Bitcoin, Dogecoin Witnessed Fall

Dec 20, 2021 Outlook Money Team

Bitcoin price fell 2.01 per cent in the last 24 hours, while Dogecoin was down by 3.92 per cent. Crypto Bill is likely to get deferred, as the Centre has not yet finalized the details of its legislation.

RBI Favours Complete Ban On Crypto; It Is A Serious Concern To RBI, Says Governor

RBI in 592nd central board meet conveyed its intentions on cryptocurrencies, and clarified that it wants a complete ban on it.

RBI Discusses Various Aspects of Crypto And CBDC in 592nd Board Meet

Dec 17, 2021 Outlook Money Team

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das chaired the 592nd meeting of the central board of directors to discuss various aspects of crypto and CBDC.

Only 15% Crypto Investors In India Are Women, Situation No Different Globally

Women investors in India are gradually taking to cryptocurrencies but the number is considerably low as high volatility is a big deterrent for investors who prefer stability. Women investors prefer an investment with stability.

15 December, 2021

ASA Bans 7 Crypto Ads In The UK; More Changes Likely On Crypto Bill In India

Outlook Money Team

UK advertisements watchdog has banned seven cryptocurrency adverts by categorising them as "red-alert priority." While ASA may come up with new advert guidance in the UK, the government of India is likely to make more changes in the crypto bill.

15 December, 2021

Crypto Bill On Hold, Govt of India May Take Ordinance Route On Cryptocurrency

Outlook Money Team

The government of India may not table Crypto Bill in the ongoing session of the Parliament, as the government plans not to rush on this issue. But they may take an ordinance route for this, NDTV reported.

14 December, 2021

The Pitfalls Of Using Cryptocurrencies Weigh Over The Benefits

Harsh Kumar

Cryptocurrencies are highly risky and have the potential to create financial instability. Plus, in India, crypto payments are not as smooth as one would like to believe.

13 December, 2021

Indian Crypto Bill Under Consideration For Finalisation; Bitcoin Fall Continues

Outlook Money Team

Bitcoin was down by 0.25 per cent in the last 24 hours, while Dogecoin fell by 1.44 per cent. Finance Ministry of India said that crypto bill is under consideration for finalization by the Cabinet.

11 December, 2021

Explained: How Cryptocurrencies Are Regulated Around The World

Shreya Mehray

While some countries have entirely banned cryptocurrency, some have tried to partially regulate their flow in the economy. Outlook Business delves into the varied approaches adopted by different countries in regulating the digital asset.

10 December, 2021

Who Will Regulate Cryptocurrency? Government Still Undecided

Kamalika Ghosh

The government has made it clear in the ongoing Winter Session of the Parliament that it had no plans to boost the cryptocurrency sector in India.


09 December, 2021

Regulation Should Be Made To Monitor Crypto Rather Than Banning It, Says CII

Outlook Money Team

Bitcoin was down by 0.03 per cent in the last 24 hours, while Ethereum was up by 0.68 per cent, according to CII has proposed to come up with regulations to monitor crypto in India.

08 December, 2021

ArchAngel Token Gains Over 15,000%, Bitcoin Above $50,000

Outlook Money Team

Bitcoin (BTC) has fallen 0.79 per cent in the last 24 hours, while Ethereum is down 0.56 per cent over the same period.

07 December, 2021

Ethereum Price Rises Over 10%, Upcoming Indian Crypto Bill May Send Violators To Jail

Outlook Money Team

Ethereum is up by 10.93 per cent in the last 24 hours while Samoyedcoin and Dogelon Mars rise more than 30 per cent over the same period of time.

06 December, 2021

Govt Says It Has No Plans To Boost The Cryptocurrency Sector

Outlook Money Team

During the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament, the Finance Ministry mentioned that government doesn’t gather any data related to crypto and the proposed CBDC wouldn’t have volatility like private cryptocurrencies.

04 December, 2021

Government Considering Widening Taxation Laws To Include Crypto Gains: Report

Outlook Business Team

As per an Economic Times report, the government is considering altering the tax laws such that Indians trading or investing in the unregulated asset could be bought under the tax ambit.

03 December, 2021

Euro Shiba Inu Continues To Rise, Govt. Requests Global Effort on Crypto Regulation

Outlook Money Team

Euro Shiba Inu (ESHIB), which jumped more than 25,000 per cent on December 2 to shed the gains later in the day, was up on December 3, while major coins, including Bitcoin and Ethereum, registered minor price changes.


01 December, 2021

What Is CBDC? Why Does RBI See It As A Future Currency?

Harsh Kumar

Many countries such as China, India and the US are looking towards Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) as a virtual currency that has the advantages of digital but is also regulated.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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