The official investigating the alleged crime found that the junction box of the suspected power user's electricity meter had been short-circuited which is a typical way to avoid billing
The SP was arrested by the Gujarat CID-Crime on Monday after he was questioned throughout the day at the department's office in Gandhinagar.
Attackers are taking advantage of the increased interest in cryptocurrencies for monetary gain and use mechanisms like exploits, phishing and spam campaigns, adware, drive by download, etc to increase their outreach and maximize profit.
Jagdish Patel, the SP of Amreli district, was arrested by the CID-Crime after he was questioned throughout the day at the department's office in Gandhinagar, he said.
If the steady rise in its price continues, by the end of the month, bitcoin is expected to climb to $10,000 which it last touched on March 8
Earlier, Shiller had completely denounced the cryptocurrency market and said that bitcoin was the best example of bubble happening currently
The company in the FIR lodged with Delhi Police said that since the private keys to the wallet are with Saxena, he might have a role in the alleged crime
Many of them have already approached their advisers and are working on various tax structures.
A lot happened in banking this week.
Govts and financial institutions globally are looking at ways to minimise misuse of virtual and cryptocurrencies by criminals
The victims of the accused conman hailed primarily from Mumbai, Pune, Nanded and Kolhapur.
The director of an online multi-level marketing company and his brother have been arrested from Delhi today in connection with an alleged multi-crore bitcoin ponzi scheme, a senior Pune police officer said.
“It has been decided that, with immediate effect, entities regulated by RBI shall not deal with or provide services to any individual or business entities dealing with or settling VCs,” it said.
The former stock broker allegedly promised people a 10 percent monthly return on the purchase price of one bitcoin for the next 18 months. This is would mean doubling of their money in a year and a half
Virtual Currencies (VCs), also variously referred to as crypto currencies and crypto assets, "raise concerns of consumer protection, market integrity and money laundering, among others”, RBI said in a statement.
The world’s most valuable cryptocurrency opened the first quarter at $14,112 and closed it at $6,973, reaching a quarter high of $16,537 on January 8
Ethereum dropped over 11 percent and Ripple slumped by over 10 percent in last 24 hours and the digital currencies trading at USD 464 and USD 0.57 at the time of reporting
The documents talk about a data source which provide the agency with ‘MAC addresses, password hash history, provider users and user sessions’
The CRIX – a Cryptocurrency index for blockchain-based currencies - that tracks 20 cryptocurrencies has slumped over 60% since the first such ban by Facebook came into force on January 30, 2018.
The city’s two cryptocurrency mining facilities are being allegedly held responsible for this.
In its short nine years of existence, bitcoin has seen numerous instances of massive slides eroding investor's money and they coming back to an all time high
The ban will come into effect as Google revises its financial services policy to restrict the advertisement of Contracts for Difference, rolling spot forex, and financial spread betting
The former NSA expert said that North Korea was obtaining digital currencies either by mining or hacking
Don Tapscott feels blockchain is the “second era of the Internet.
The family of Dave Kleiman filed their lawsuit in federal court in Florida against Australian Craig Wright, who claimed in 2016 he was Satoshi Nakamoto. Kleiman's family alleges that the two men jointly owned roughly 1.1 million bitcoins and a company.