On Friday, Coinbase sent email notifications to customers who are subject to the slimmed down IRS summons.
Backstory: Diamonds Are Created Under Pressure, so Too Investigative Stories Involving DiamondsA fortnightly column from The Wire’s public editor. Nirav Modi. Credit: Nirav Modi Jewels/Facebook The full dimensions of India’s largest banking scam are yet to come into view with even its current price tag – Rs 114 billion – appearing somewhat modest. Already there is […]
If Modi Believes the Palestine-Israel Tangle Can Be Solved Peacefully, Why Not India-Pakistan Too?Instead of heeding the RSS chief’s war cry, India should re-open talks with Pakistan in keeping with the spirit of Modi’s call in Ramallah for peace between Israel and Palestine.
CBI Books Delhi Jeweller Over Rs 390 Crore Oriental Bank of Commerce Loan ScamThe bank’s complaint accused Dwarka Seth International of cheating it with the help of corrupt officials and letters of credit, very similar to the Nirav Modi-PNB scam. New Delhi: Another alleged fraudulent loan scam, involving nearly Rs 390 crore, has emerged in […]
Two Arrested, Five Taken Into Custody Over Alleged Murder of Adivasi Man in KeralaOne of those taken into custody for questioning has been linked with the local sitting MLA, N. Shamsudheen. The state government has ordered a magisterial probe into the murder of Madhu. Credit: Twitter Kozhikode: Kerala police on Friday arrested two persons in connection with […]
As Mumbai’s Iconic Strand Book Stall Shuts Shop, It’s the Personal Touch That Will Be Missed MostAs yet another bookstore succumbs to the realities of the new literary order, it’s clear the world today has no time for small, intimate places that worked like a balm for the soul. The Strand bookstore. Credit: The Wire […]
US Imposes More North Korea Sanctions, Donald Trump Warns of ‘Phase Two’US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announces fresh North Korea-related sanctions in a bid to further isolate Pyongyang, in the press room at the White House in Washington on Friday. Credit: Reuters Washington/Seoul: The US said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions […]
The post The Public Will Decide Cryptocurrencies’ Future: Malaysia’s Central Bank appeared first on CCN The head of Malaysia’s central bank has firmly stated that the fate of cryptocurrencies in the country depends on the public adopting them, adding it would neither ban nor recognize cryptocurrency. Speaking at the 40th-anniversary dinner of the Harvard Business […]
The post Gaming Giant Ubisoft is Exploring Blockchain Technology appeared first on CCN Ubisoft, a gaming manufacturer, is exploring blockchain technology as it looks beyond gaming for future possibilities, Lidwine Sauer, director of insights and trends for the lab, told IGN ahead of her DICE 2018 speech to explain the company’s strategic innovation lab’s focuses […]
As SC Benches Fight Turf Battles, Precedents and Conventions SufferIn the Supreme Court, a battle is being fought over judicial discipline and institutional integrity. Credit: Reuters New Delhi: On Thursday, two benches of the Supreme Court, one presided by Justice Arun Mishra and another by Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel, requested the Chief Justice of India Dipak […]