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 Ancient coins highlighting rule of Krishnadevaraya on display in Vijayawada and Amaravati

Krishna District Collector A Md Imitiaz, formally inaugurated the exhibition and went for a tour for the same, observing the ancient coin collection.

published on : 8th August 2019

'Why keep changing features of notes, coins?' HC asks RBI

The court added that no other country in the world keeps changing size and features of their currency notes so often.

published on : 1st August 2019

Cryptocurrency is 'ponzi scheme', should be banned in India: Government official 

Crypto currencies are based on blockchain technology and there are concerns about its viability in the long-term and risk to investors, especially considering steep fluctuations in the prices.

published on : 26th April 2019

Centre announces new Rs 20 coin in unique shape, here's all you need to know

The announcement comes 10 years after the first Rs 10 coin was issued in March 2009

published on : 7th March 2019

Chinese man to be sued after throwing coins into 'Lucky Air' flight's engine for 'good luck' 

The incident came to light when security workers discovered two coins on the ground near the left-side engine of Lucky Air flight 8L9960 to Kunming. 

published on : 26th February 2019

Tamil CM Edappadi K Palaniswami releases coins to commemorate MGR’s 102nd birth anniversary

The first set of coins were received by Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam at a simple function  at Tamil Nadu MGR Medical University. 

published on : 18th January 2019

Bank of England tells banks and insurers to be wary of crypto assets

Interest in cryptocurrencies like bitcoin surged last year as prices rocketed. Then they tumbled in recent months, triggering warnings from regulators across the world.

published on : 28th June 2018

Bitcoin not a legal tender, not a recognised medium of exchange: Arun Jaitley

Bitcoins or cryptocurrencies are not a legal tender in the country and are not recognised as a medium of exchange, Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday.

published on : 5th January 2018

Too early to take decisive action on bitcoins, says former RBI governor Duvvuri Subbarao

Subbarao who spoke on a wide array of topics concerning the present financial situation also vocally supported the proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill.

published on : 4th January 2018

Chinese passenger chucks coins into plane's engine for luck

The 80-year-old threw nine coins at an engine of China Southern Airlines flight CZ380 as she was boarding on the tarmac.   

published on : 27th June 2017