articles by Amal Sethi

India

UAPA Amendment Bill tabled in Rajya Sabha: Why more police powers with Centre may be a bad idea

India in recent weeks has been abuzz with some legal changes that the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has been pursuing with respect to the national security framework. One of these changes is via The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019 (UAPA Bill) which was passed in the Lok Sabha last week.

Business

Bitcoin's time could be up: Are government-backed cryptocurrencies the next big thing?

As the governments of various countries look into developing their own cryptocurrencies, what does this mean for the future of existing ones like Bitcoin and Ethereum?