Monthly Archives: September 2014

Some Old Relavant Place Cancelled First Day Covers (3)

By Sudhir Jain First Day Cover of the stamp on Cochin Synagogue issued on 15th December 1968. First Day Cancellation is from Cochin. This stamp was issued to commemorate 400th Anniversary of famous Cochin Synagogue. It is named as Paradesi Synagogue. … Continue reading

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Philippines issued Stamps on  Wonder-Falls

The Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) issued a set of topical stamps  on 27th September 2014 featuring photos of wondrous falls shot by FUNtastic Philippines whose members are travel and photography enthusiasts who hope to showcase the grandeur of the Philippines … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Iceland

70 Years Since D-Day On June 6th 70 years have passed since the infamous D-day. The day when Operation Overlord, the Allied invasion of Normandy, took place. In the early hours of the morning of June 6th 1944, allied forces … Continue reading

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Some Old Relevant Place First Day Covers (2)

By Sudhir Jain Here is FDC of stamp issued on 61st Birth Anniversary of great revolutionary Sardar Bhagat Singh. This stamp was issued on 19th October 1968 and release function was organised at village Hussainiwala in Punjab,where Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were cremated on March 23, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Vegetables of Yesteryear Legume €0.85, Legume €1.00, Legume €1.10 With 1,300 identified species of vascular plants in the country, Luxembourg is, despite its small size, the keeper of an astonishing biodiversity. In accordance with the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, it’s goal … Continue reading

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Special Cover :Guntur

By Anil Kr Pujara A two days Numismatic n  Philatelic exhibition was organized at Guntur by Guntur Numismatics n Philatelic Society from 5th Sep.2014 to 6th Sep. 2014.We got the news that 2 special covers are being released with the … Continue reading

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China Dream Honored with New Stamps

China Post Group unveiled a new series of special stamps with the theme of China Dream in New York on Tuesday.It\’s the first time that the China\’s official postal services has held a stamp unveiling ceremony outside of China.China Dream-National … Continue reading

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Singapore:1.4 Million Households to Receive Free Stamps

With postage rates set to increase on Oct 1, SingPost announced that it will distribute about 10 million 1st Local stamps, as well as a guide on how to avoid delays in delivery.Ahead of an increase in postage rates, about … Continue reading

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Hong Kong, China – Malaysia Joint Issue on Local Food

A set of special stamps entitled \”Hong Kong, China – Malaysia Joint Issue on Local Food\” was released  on 24th September 2014 . As the Chinese saying goes, food is of paramount importance to all of us. By learning more … Continue reading

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ROYAL MAIL : Special Stamp Issue Programme 2015

·        175th Anniversary of the Penny Black to be marked with a miniature sheet ·        800th anniversary of the Magna Carta will be commemorated with a set in June ·        The bicentenary of The Battle of Waterloo and the 75th anniversary of The Battle of Britain will also be commemorated ·        The British … Continue reading

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