As the new £1 coin rolls out, BBC Rewind takes a look back at the history of decimal coins in the UK.
Image copyright Getty Images The German government has ordered car maker Daimler to recall 238,000 vehicles in Germany after they were found to be fitted with unauthorised emissions defeat devices. In all 774,000 diesel vehicles contain the devices, and Daimler said it would recall them all. The diesel versions of the Mercedes C-Class, Vito and […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Two executives close to Carl Icahn will be installed in key roles The boss of Xerox and six board members will step down after the firm reached a deal with major shareholders who opposed a takeover by Japan’s Fujifilm. It is a win for investors Carl Icahn and Darwin […]
Image copyright AFP The co-founder and chairman of giant Chinese conglomerate, HNA Group, has died in a fall in southern France, his company has confirmed. Wang Jian, 57, “accidentally fell” in Provence, while on a business trip to France, a company statement said. Various local reports say he fell while trying to take photos in […]