Monthly Archives: December 2013

India Post Issued Stamp on Babu Banarsi Das

India Post has today issued a commemorative postage stamp on Babu Banarsi Das (1912-1985) .He was  Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh . Banarsi Das was member of Indian Parliament from Bulandshahar   from 1977 to 1979. Banarasi Das was born … Continue reading

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Croatia:Stamp on International Human Solidarity Day : friar Mladen Hrkać

Croatia has issued   stamp in sheet of 8 stamps on  International Human Solidarity Day .UN organization proclaimed in 2006, 20 of December as International Human Solidarity Day in order to highlight the importance of solidarity and remind to all those who … Continue reading

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New Romanian Stamps on Corund Ceramics

As a promoter of spiritual and cultural values, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamps issue Traditions – Corund Ceramics, Harghita County.The pottery craftsmanship dates back to the 6th millennium B.C. on the territory of Romania.Over the years, the centers … Continue reading

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Thailand Issued Stamp on Digital TV

Thailand has issued a stamp celebrating the introduction of the digital TV in Thailand.Digital televisionis planned for launch in Thailand in 2015. The system forDigital televisioninThailandis DVB-T2. The Broadcast Commission (BC) under the National Broadcast & Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) announced … Continue reading

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New Special Covers

Jain Aacharya Shree Vijay Nemisuriji Acharya pad Centenary   7.12.2013 St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Jabalpur Cantt 20.11.2013 Parna Mahotsav of 300th Vardhmam Tap Ayambil Oli ,Pune 16.12.2013 150 Years St. Stanislaus High School Mumbai 22.11.2013

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Romania – Ukraine Joint Issue on UNESCO Heritage

Belonging to the UNESCO heritage, Sucevita Monastery and the Church of the Saviour at Berestovo represent the theme of the joint stamp issue Romania – Ukraine.The link between the two churches, subject of the postage stamps issue, is the great … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Estonia

90th Anniversary of Estonian Olympic Committee Estonia has issued a stamp to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the Estonian Olympic Committee.The Estonian Olympic Committee was established on December 8, 1923. Then head of state, Dr. Karl Akel, was elected chairman of … Continue reading

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Cancellation of 02/10/1869

By Achyut Inamdar French envelope with emperor Napolean III 20 cent stamp with cancellation date of 02/10/1869. The date of cancellation is Date of Birth of Mahatma Gandhiji.  Durban (Natal) Cancelled Post card of Year 1893 (The year Gandhiji arrived in Durban … Continue reading

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Libya Issued Stamps on 62nd Independence Anniversary

On the occasion of the 62nd anniversary of Libya’s independence, the Ministry of Communications and Informatics has issued a set of three new stamps and, for the first time in almost 60 years, the head of King Idris has appeared … Continue reading

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Macau Issued Stamps on 20th Anniversary of the Macao-European Union Agreement for Trade and Cooperation

Official relations between the European Union and Macao are structured based on the Trade and Cooperation Agreement, signed between the two parties in Brussels on December 15, 1992 and entered into force from January 1, 1993. This agreement promotes mutual … Continue reading

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