Central govt working to categorise cryptocurrency under GST law The central government is working on categorising cryptocurrencies under the GST law so that tax may be charged on the whole transaction value, as per a report by the Mint. Financial services rendered by crypto exchanges currently attracts 18 % GST. UPI lite to be launched for offline transactions The National Payment Corporation of India's Unified Payment Interface (UPI) will now be available offline for small-value transactions. UPI lite is being touted as an on-device wallet, but the app's release date is yet to be disclosed, The Indian Express reported. CERT-In alerts Google Chrome users in India of cyber attack The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) issued a warning stating that Google Chrome is particularly vulnerable to cyber attacks due to several vulnerabilities in the browser, as per The Indian Express. Google Chrome…
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