Monthly Archives: June 2013

Special Cover Released on 150 Years of Red Cross

Jammu and Kashmir circle of India Post has released a special cover on 150 years of Red Cross on 8 May 2013 from Srinagar.

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NewZealand : Stamps on 100 Years of National Beekepers Association

Honey bees have been kept in New Zealand for more than 150 years, and 2013 marks 100 years of the National Beekeepers\’ Association of New Zealand. In the years since bees were introduced to New Zealand, beekeeping has developed from a home craft to … Continue reading

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Belarus: New Stamps on Presidency of the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2013

Byelorussian post issue the stamp gThe Republic of Belarus presidency of the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2013 .On January 1, 2013 the Republic of Belarus took over the CIS presidency. The relevant decision was made at the session of … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Weasel

Estonia has issued a stamp on 6 June 2013 featuring Weasel. Weasel (Mustela nivalis) has a tail, brownish on the back and white on the belly in the summer, is slightly shorter than that of the other small carnivore, the … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on 75 Years of Deccan Chronicle

A Special Cover on 75 years of Deccan Chronical was released on 15 May 2013.The Special cover was released from Secunderabad.

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Madeira Island Issued Stamps on Apiculture

The agricultural landscape of Madeira is dominated by the terraces or ledges that rise up the slopes from the sea to the mountain range. The construction of retaining walls to support the terraces and the construction of levadas (water ways) … Continue reading

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Portugal Issued Stamps on International Year Of Statistics 2013

The International Year of Statistics (Statistics2013) is a global initiative, now encompassing more than 1400 participating organizations from 108 countries, which aims to celebrate and recognize the powerful contributions of statistical science to the lives of each one of us, … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamps on 250 Years of Postal Service

Canada Post has released a new stamp to commemorate 250 years in postal service.The new stamp celebrates the years since Great Britain created Lower Canada’s organized postal system in 1763.The stamp represents the Canada Post continued commitment to postal services … Continue reading

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New Special Cover\’s with PPC\’s

Jammu and Kashmir Circle of India Post has issued 2 permanent pictorial cancellations on Srinagar GPO and Lal Chowk on 23rd May 2013.Special covers were also released with these PPCs.Floating Post Office of Srinagar has already a beautiful PPC.

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Norway: Royals Pose for Postage Stamps

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit will both turn 40 later this summer, so the Norwegian postal service (Posten) decided it was a good opportunity to feature them on some stamps. Then their family joined in as well. Haakon turns 40 … Continue reading

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