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Wimbledon 2017: Daniil Medvedev sorry for throwing coins at umpire

Wimbledon 2017: Daniil Medvedev sorry for throwing coins at umpire

Medvedev had been 2-0 up in the decider before he lost his composure and asked for female umpire Mariana Alves to be replaced.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:44 PM IST

Defective 1 pound coins in circulation: UK Royal Mint

Some of the new one pound coins, launched last month as the "most secure coin in the world", may be defective, the Royal Mint has admitted.

May 03, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

RBI to issue Rs 5 coin on golden jubilee of 1965 Indo-Pak war

The Reserve Bank of India will shortly put into circulation Rs 5 coins to commemorate golden jubilee of Indo-Pak War 1965.

Sep 03, 2015, 18:37 PM IST

PM Modi releases coin in honour of Jamsetji Tata

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday released a commemorative coin in honour of Jamsetji Tata, popularly known as father of modern Indian industry, on his 175th birth anniversary here.

Jan 06, 2015, 21:06 PM IST

Seven snoop units abroad to check black money, customs fraud

Seven overseas intelligence units, including two in China, have been proposed to be set up by the government in order to check black money transactions and customs fraud.

Jan 04, 2015, 10:36 AM IST
Rare 17th century coin found in UK field, to rake in big moolah at auction

Rare 17th century coin found in UK field, to rake in big moolah at auction

A rare and well-preserved threepenny coin belonging to the seventeenth century was found in a farmer's field in Nottinghamshire in Britain and is up for auction on Monday where it could fetch a whopping sum of more than 1.6 million dollars.

Sep 08, 2014, 15:39 PM IST

US officials return ancient coins to Greeks

Some ancient coins were returned to the government of Greece after the New York prosecution of a prominent American collector.

Aug 05, 2014, 04:57 AM IST

US officials return ancient coins to Greeks

Some ancient coins were returned to the government of Greece after the New York prosecution of a prominent American collector.

Aug 05, 2014, 04:56 AM IST

Tyre technology: Pakistan`s way to get yorkers right

Gone are those days when a coach would keep a one rupee coin on three-quarter length and tell legendary Pakistan fast bowler Fazal Mahmood to pitch his deliveries on that coin.n h

Mar 30, 2014, 19:00 PM IST

British coin that is impossible to replicate

For all those determined forgers out there, here come tiny `fingerprints` that would make currency notes, coins or credit cards impossible to replicate in near future.

Mar 21, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

Rare coins unearthed from Andhra temple

A large collection of rare coins minted in the 19th century has been discovered from a 300-year-old Shiva temple in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.

Sep 03, 2013, 11:11 AM IST

Rs 5 coin to commemorate 150th anniversary of Malaviya: RBI

The Reserve Bank Friday said it will soon start circulating coins to commemorate the 150th anniversary of freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malaviya.

Mar 08, 2013, 22:58 PM IST

RBI plans to gradually replace Rs 10 bank note with coins

The Reserve Bank plans to gradually replace all Rs 10 bank notes with coins as life of the paper note is only about 9-10 months, the Lok Sabha was informed on Friday.

Nov 23, 2012, 16:24 PM IST

Biggest ever hoard of Iron Age coins unearthed

A pair of amateur metal detectors have unearthed what experts believe is the biggest known hoard of Iron Age coins that could worth over 10 million pounds.

Jun 27, 2012, 21:19 PM IST

Lennon honoured with limited edition coin

A commemorative British coin honouring Lennon goes on sale in the UK.

Oct 30, 2010, 14:23 PM IST

Commemorative coin on Mother Teresa released

The Government today released a five-rupee commemorative coin on Mother Teresa.

Aug 28, 2010, 15:36 PM IST

Ancient bronze coin found

Archaeologists have discovered bronze coins dating back to the era of King Ptolemy III Euergetes who ruled Egypt in the 3rd century B.C., a media report said.

Apr 23, 2010, 09:47 AM IST

Caesar`s assassination

A gold coin emblematic of Julius Caesar’s assassination is to be showcased at the British Museum to mark the 2054th anniversary of the Roman emperor’s death.

Mar 16, 2010, 11:33 AM IST