Top News Podcast: Crypto won’t become legal currency; Maharashtra 3rd COVID wave in Dec; Noida airport ceremony and more

Episode 154,  Nov 25, 2021, 04:06 PM

While there remains uncertainty about the future of cryptocurrencies in India, one thing has definitely been clarified. That, it’s not becoming a legal currency. Finance Secretary TV Somanathan has said that cryptocurrencies will not be a legal tender by any means, it's absolutely off the cards.

In this edition of Top News Podcast, CNBCTV18.com’s Kanishka Sarkar shares more developments on cryptocurrencies.

In the market, Reliance Industries zoomed 6 percent and pushed the Indian equity benchmark indices higher with the indices closing over half a percent higher. Paytm shares also rose, extending gains to the third day in a row.

She also talks about the Noida International Airport, which is likely to be a major game-changer for Noida and Greater Noida.

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