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RBI issues warning on Bitcoins, other virtual currencies

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday called on those trading in Bitcoins and other virtual currencies regarding the risks involved in the same. The central bank in an official release cautioned users, holders and traders of Virtual Currencies (VCs) including Bitcoins regarding the potential economic, financial, operational, legal, customer

Madhya Pradesh Police arrest 11 in Tipu Sultan poster row

Around 11 people have been arrested and booked for allegedly putting an objectionable poster resembling former Mysore ruler Tipu Sultan in communally sensitive Madhya Pradesh’s Khandwa town. The Moghat police in Khandwa district subsequently lodged an FIR in the matter. Among the 11 arrested, five are said to be teenagers who were arrested on December 3

3 under trial prisoners escape from Shimla jail

Three under trial Nepali nationals lodged in Shimla’s Model Central Jail Kanda escaped by jumping the compounding wall in the early hours of Wednesday. Director general of police (DGP) Somesh Goyal told that all barriers have been alerted, and search is underway to nab them.More details are awaited. As carried in ANI

Air quality in Delhi-NCR continues to remain in ‘severe’ category

The air quality in Delhi-NCR continued to remain in the ‘severe’ category on Wednesday.As per the Air Quality Index (AQI) data, Delhi’s Lodhi Road area has content of prominent pollutants PM 2.5 & PM 10 in ‘severe’ category. At least 20 trains were delayed, five rescheduled and ten cancelled due

Swaraj assures visa to ailing Pakistani nationals

India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has once again extended her helping hand by assuring medical visa to three Pakistani nationals. Meanwhile, one Pakistani national has been granted Indian medical visa.Swaraj assured medical visa, after Qurban Ali?, a Pakistani man requested the minister to grant

Swamy accuses Sibal of politicising Ayodhya dispute case in court

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamyon Wednesday castigated Congress leader and lawyer Kapil Sibal saying that the latter tried to give Ram temple case a political angle in the court. “He (Sibal) just gave his arguments on the political level, as they will lose the elections if they lose this case,” Swamy told