Authorities across Europe take down an organized crime syndicate that used an encrypted chat network to coordinate their illicit activities.
Politics is an activity of public authorities and administrations that is aimed at making decisions and resolving issues related to the functioning of a human community, particularly a state. Politics is divided between domestic and foreign policies, the latter of which is responsible for activities and relations with other states while, at the same time, preserving its national interests. World news concerning politics has important role in every country and, thereby, in the life of its citizens. As the use of cryptocurrency has spread globally, with governments having different opinions and, therefore, affecting international relations, many are trying to find ways to regulate it. Any news concerning world politics and cryptocurrencies has become popular in communities worldwide.
White supremacist Stefan Molyneux received roughly $100,000 in donations following the removal of his YouTube channel.6436
As Libra and COVID-19 give a push to CBDCs, some projects are looking to dethrone the main international currency.8134
The world’s leading technological and economic country is significantly outdated on two major levels requiring dramatic changes: government and politicians.4034
China comes up with yet another crypto-related plan to take on the hegemony of the U.S. dollar in international payments.4588
New research from MIT says a decentralized protocol is a must for secure online voting, however the current online voting platform is too centralized and vulnerable.2891
Congressional candidate Jonathan Herzog believes that the U.S. government needs to embrace crypto and blockchain not to fall behind other nations.4392
During a recent AMA, Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson described cryptocurrency as inherently political, urging the crypto community to rally against efforts to stifle the space.9628
Telegram CEO Pavel Durov donates 10 BTC to a Russian charity project backed by a local political activist.3271
The Senate has passed a new $485 billion pandemic aid bill to help small businesses and hospitals.5902
A pro-Bitcoin former U.S. presidential candidate is the first senator to test positive for coronavirus.2303
Decentralized by its nature, blockchain technology could help to build a democratic society, at least by transparent elections and trusted voitings.2552
The former Bakkt CEO and current Republican senator Kelly Loeffler has been criticized for dumping stock immediately after a private Senate hearing on coronavirus.4712
The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned two Chinese nationals accused of laundering cryptocurrency that was stolen in a 2018 crypto exchange hack.5025
India’s citizens will soon be able to cast votes from outside their city of registration thanks to a blockchain-based system.6016