New Rs.150 and Rs.5 coins on 150th anniversary of ITD

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011
Pranab Mukherjee

New Delhi: The Income-Tax Department (ITD) has completed 150 years of its existence. The Union Govt. has decided to mint a Rs.150 coin and release it soon. Finance Minister Pranabh Mukherjee will release the new commemorative coins, before he presents the 2011-12 annual budget on Feb.28 in Parliament. An order, or notification has been issued […]

Indian Rupee has a new emblem

Friday, July 16th, 2010
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New Delhi : We run short of one – rupee notes. Even 2- rupee and 5 rupee notes are hardly in general currency. Coins seem to have replaced the notes of 1,2 and 5 rupees. But the 10 rupee coin has been a failure, as so many announcements made since 2 to 4 years have […]