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Netizens demand govt to legalise bitcoin in Pakistan

Social media users on Twitter have demanded to legalise Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency that was created in 2009. A hashtag named “WaqarZakaWasRight” is trending on Twitter as the social media celebrity was the one who initiated to work on legalizing the

US seizes $1 billion in bitcoin connected to ‘Silk Road’

WASHINGTON: The United States Justice Department announced it had seized over $1 billion worth of bitcoin associated with the underground criminal syndicate and online marketplace Silk Road. The Justice Department said it was seeking the forfeiture of the cryptocurrency, which

Twitter accounts of Biden, Musk, Obama, Gates hacked

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter suffered a major security breach that saw hackers take control of the accounts of major public figures and corporations, including Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Elon Musk, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos and Apple. Twitter disabled the ability to

China passes cryptography law for digital currency

BEIJING: China’s parliament has passed a new law on cryptography as the country gears up to launch its own digital currency.. China’s central bank set up a research team in 2014 to explore launching its own digital currency to cut