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Election Commission of India Developing Blockchain System for Voting

The Election Commission of India is collaborating with the Indian Institute of Technology to develop a blockchain system for voting. The Chief Election Commissioner reveals the news first on 16th Feb. The new system will aim to allow Indians to vote even when they are away from their hometowns. Furthermore, the commissioner has proposed to […]

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Zebpay Returning to India Ahead of SC’s Decision on RBI Ban

Zebpay, the crypto exchange platform, is returning to India more than a year after closing down local crypto exchange operations due to the banking ban imposed by RBI. Under a new leadership team, the exchange has also revealed many upcoming new services, including a crypto-to-crypto exchange. It will also support a way for users to […]

Prime Minister of India awards Harshita Arora for her Cryptocurrency App

Prime Minister of India Awards Young Entrepreneur for Cryptocurrency App

Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi awards a young entrepreneur for her cryptocurrency price tracking application. On the other hand, the govt is still deliberating on the country’s crypto policies. Several media rush to the award recipient to find out more about her app. Meanwhile, the RBI is challenged in the SC regarding its crypto […]

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Blockchain Adoption in India: Draft Calls for State-Run Digital Indian Rupee

Blockchain adoption in India takes a new turn. A breeze of India’s inhabitant plan on blockchain and distributed bill record suggests an executive bank digital banking (CBDC), a digital Indian rupee, and an inhabitant blockchain. The National Institute for Smart Governance (NISG) is a non-profit open physique from the Govt of India. NISG recently publishes […]

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Deutsche Bank: Cryptocurrencies Won’t Replace Cash Anytime Soon

Germany’s largest bank, Deutsche Bank, unveils that cryptocurrencies won’t replace fiat anytime soon. The bank says cash is unlikely to disappear anytime soon despite declining use as a payment method and the surge of digital currencies. The German multinational investment bank, Deutsche Bank, predicts previously that cryptocurrencies will replace fiat by 2030. But now claims […]

blockchain technology center of excellence inaugurates in Bangalore

“Blockchain Technology Center of Excellence” Inaugurated in Bangalore

A Center of Excellence in Blockchain Technology finds its new home in Bangalore, India. The Indian Union Minister, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad takes the opportunity to inaugurate it. It will facilitate several government departments in their blockchain work, leading to large scale deployment of blockchain applications. New “Centre of Excellence in Blockchain Technology” India’s Ministry […]

R3 Corda chose KBA as their general partner

R3 Corda selects India’s state academy as general partner

Kerala Blockchain Academy (KBA), an Indian institution of Kerala is partnering with the blockchain firm R3.  The former institution is a state government initiative under the Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management (IITM)…