And Finally



And finally... ICICI Bank introduces robotic cash counters

India's ICICI bank has claimed to be the first bank in the country to implement industrial robots to count cash.

Published 30 August 2019

And finally... All that glitters

$50 million worth of fake gold bars have been found inside bank vaults.

Published 29 August 2019

And finally... 'Inventor' of Bitcoin to pay $5bn

Craig Wright, who claims to have invented Bitcoin, has been ordered to pay $5 billion to his alleged former business partner.

Published 28 August 2019

And finally... Aretha Franklin failed to cheque-out

Court papers have revealed that Aretha Franklin died with nearly $1 million in uncashed cheques in her possession.

Published 27 August 2019

And finally... Ukranian nuclear plant used to mine cryptocurrency

Employees at a nuclear power plant connected its internal network to the internet so they could mine cryptocurrency.

Published 26 August 2019

And finally... Tourists face fines and prison time for beach souvenirs

Two French tourists who removed 40kg of sand from Sardinian beaches could face up to six years in prison.

Published 23 August 2019

And finally... Chinese fugitive’s skyscraper sold on online auction site

A 44-storey skyscraper in Beijing has been sold for £610 million in an online auction after being seized by the government from its fugitive owner, The Times reports.

Published 22 August 2019

And finally... Danish bank rolls out world's first negative interest mortgage

Jyske Bank in Denmark has set up the world's first negative interest mortgage.

Published 21 August 2019

And finally... love triangle

A prominent lawyer has admitted his career is over after pleading guilty to bigamy and forgery of divorce documents.

Published 20 August 2019

And finally... Square Mile launches contactless donation points for homeless

The City of London is launching an alternative giving campaign to help the City’s homeless and rough sleeper population, by donating money through four new contactless card points.

Published 16 August 2019

And finally... method acting

Actor Steve Coogan, who plays the famous TV character Alan Partridge, has convinced a court to spare him from a lengthy driving ban because it would leave his co-workers on the show out-of-pocket.

Published 15 August 2019

And finally... vagina dialogues

Thousands of people have signed a petition calling on Edinburgh Fringe authorities to allow a giant inflatable vagina to fly over the city home to Scotland's financial centre.

Published 14 August 2019

And finally... Kiwi taxman to make crypto wages legal

The New Zealand government has given the green light to companies in the country to legally pay their employees in cryptocurrency, establishing the controversial asset class as a mainstream form of payment.

Published 13 August 2019

And finally... shopkeeper wanted for Scotland's most remote retailer

A shop on the uninhabited Scottish archipelago of St Kilda needs someone new to run it, its owners have said.

Published 12 August 2019

And finally... silly sausage

Proposals to hike meat taxes in Germany – adding around 30 cents to the price of bratwurst – have been met with outcry.

Published 9 August 2019