Monthly Archives: August 2011

INDIA:National Symbols(3)

By Anurag National Song The song Vande Mataram, composed in Sanskrit by Bankimchandra Chatterji, was a source of inspiration to the people in their struggle for freedom. It has an equal status with Jana-gana-mana. The first political occasion when it was sung … Continue reading

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Schoolpex 2011 Jaipur:Results

By Abhishek Jalan Schoolpex 2011 was concluded on 29th Aug. 2011 at Jaipur.Children from various schools participated in the exhibition.Here are the final results. Section A-Country Collection(9th-12th Std) First Prize and Trophy-Ameya Mutatkar-Indian Army Postal Service,First Prize-Chirantan Jain,Second Prize-Shubham Jain –Wild Life … Continue reading

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Jersey Released Stamps on Archaeology

Jersey Post has released stamps on Archaeology theme on 30 Aug 2011.The second issue in this series focuses on the ancient coins which have been discovered buried in various locations around the Island.  

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Austria Post:25 Years of the 6 out of 45 Lottery Issue

The Austrian Lotteries is an internationally recognized gambling enterprise governed by the notions of responsibility, innovation and partnership. Interested adults are offered a wide range of high-quality games – “Gambling with responsibility” is one of the company principles. Since 2009, … Continue reading

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IOM will Issue MS on Commonwealth Youth Games

 Isle of Man will release a miniature sheet of stamps on 1st Sep. 2011 featuring the official CYG 2011 logo, and the Games mascot ‘Tosha’ to celebrate the fourth Commonwealth Youth Games which take place on the Isle of Man … Continue reading

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Faroe Stamps on Juniper Berry and Crowberry

Faroe will issue these beautiful stamps on 1st Sep. 2011.Of the more than 400 species of plants that make up the wild flowers of the Faroe Islands, only a few woody plants occur. Two of these ligneous plants are the … Continue reading

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Schoolpex 2011 Concluded at Pink City

Special Report by Abhishek Jalan 4 days Schoolpex 2011 was concluded at Jaipur yesterday.The award ceremony started with a flower bouquet being gifted to the Chief Guest, Mrs. Sandhya Rastogi Assistant Commissioner, Kendriya School Sangathan Jaipur Region, MHRD, Govt. of … Continue reading

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Indian Heroins on Turkish Picture Postcards

By Anil Kr Pujara These beautiful valentine picture postcards were released by Turkish postal department during INDIPEX 2011.Stamps of Indian heroins doubled the beauty of these postcards cancelled on valentine day.

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Turkey will Issue Stamp on Golden Orange Film Festival

 A special postage stamp is to be released by the Postal and Telecommunications General Directorate (PTT) in honor of this year’s Altın Portakal (Golden Orange) International Film Festival, which will mark its 48th anniversary from Oct. 8-14 in the Mediterranean … Continue reading

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Canada Released Stamp on 50 years of Miss Supertest III

Canada Post released a stamp on Miss SupertestIII on 8th Aug 2011.Miss Supertest III was specifically designed for the Harmsworth Trophy competition. Like her predecessor, she featured a 2000 hp Rolls-Royce Griffon motor, originally used to power the Royal Air Force’s Supermarine Spitfire … Continue reading

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