Silk road

U.S. authorities probe bitcoin exchanges over illegal transactions

Several bitcoin exchanges including the now-defunct Mt. Gox received subpoenas from Manhattan federal prosecutors this winter as they look into possible ties between the exchanges and the online drug market Silk Road.

May 20, 2014, 10:33 AM IST

Federal prosecutors in NY charge 3 in drug website

Three more men face charges for their alleged roles in the online black market website known as the Silk Road, revealed federal prosecutors in New York City.

Dec 21, 2013, 11:56 AM IST

Putin in Seoul pushes new `Silk Road` via North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin was in South Korea Wednesday, pushing a pet project for a new trading route linking Asia and Europe by rail that requires prying open North Korea.

Nov 13, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

India has huge role to play in Silk Road`s success: Grossman

India has important role to play in success of New Silk Road, a concept being pushed by the US government to boost trade and business between South and Central Asia, a former US official has said.

Mar 21, 2013, 11:47 AM IST

India has huge role to play in Silk Road's success: US

India has an important role to play in the success of the New Silk Road, a concept being pushed by the US government to boost trade and business between South and Central Asia, a former US official has said.

Mar 21, 2013, 10:18 AM IST

US eyes `Silk Road` for Afghanistan

The United States and its allies want to revive the ancient silk road running across Central Asia.

Sep 23, 2011, 14:14 PM IST