The Race for the Future of Money

India joins the worldwide search for a digital alternative to cryptocurrency FROM BEING WARY OF BLOCKCHAIN AND cryptocurrencies until a few years ago, central banks across the world seem to have had a leap of faith: they are now zealously embracing the technology behind digital ledgers and programmable money. According to thinktank Atlantic Council’s programme … Continue reading The Race for the Future of Money

‘Anonymising Political Donors Is a Blatant Violation of the RTI Law’

Noted freedom activist Anjali Bhardwaj is in the news for accessing crucial information about the interaction over electoral bonds between the Centre and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), which had raised serious concerns about the scheme. An alumnus of University of Oxford and Delhi School of Economics, she is the co-convenor of the National … Continue reading ‘Anonymising Political Donors Is a Blatant Violation of the RTI Law’