Saturday, 26 November, 2022

Arifa Khan

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Arifa Khan is a crypto pioneer, and India Partner of Ethereum - which is among the first mainstream blockchain protocols and among the most popular. She is also founder of Capital Coin Project, which is aiming to build a global borderless decentralised securities exchange for stocks and bonds. Arifa has a B Tech from IIT Madras, and an MBA in Finance from Wharton, and is a former investment banker with Credit Suisse and UBS. She tweets as @misskhan

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A general view of the opening ceremony of the G20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia, February 17, 2022. Mast Irham/Pool via REUTERS

G20 presidency is India’s chance to fix power imbalances in artificial intelligence adoption

Without considering AI challenges across the world, equitably reaping its benefits will remain inadequate, leading to a more unequal and divisive future.
A pile of coins representing Bitcoin cryptocurrency | Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Countries and financial institutions are getting cryptocurrencies and blockchain all wrong

Crypto currencies issued by countries would be more vulnerable to arbitrary interventions in supply and demand. 

Defence

Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.