The Nepalese police have arrested at least seven individuals for allegedly being involved in Bitcoin trading activities.
Bitcoin donations to registered charities like Save The Children and the See Change Foundation are enabling victims of terrible natural disasters, notably the recent Nepalese earthquakes, to receive financial support a little quicker.1470
Perhaps Nepali “finance minister” Ram Mahat has been taking advice from U.S. politician Rahm Emanuel, who said, “You never want a serious crisis to go to waste. [...] It's an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before.”1758
Cointelegraph is calling for the digital currency community to come together and join our relief effort for victims of the recent Nepali earthquake.771