Monthly Archives: January 2015

Beti Bachao Beti Padhao:Issue of Place Cancellation

By Anil Kr Pujara With much fan fare n despite his busy schedule, Prime Minister Sh. Narinder Modi travelled all the way from Delhi to Panipat a historical city of Haryana close to seat of Power to launch his close … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Finland

Synchronized Skating The World championship skating team Marigold on ice! Issue Date: 19.01.2015 Designer: Susanna Rumpu, Ari Lakaniemi, valokuva: Olli-Pekka Juhola Colours: 4 Colours Artist’s Association 150 Years The graphic design of The Artists’ Association of Finland 150 years stamp booklet comes from … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps and MS on Swachh Bharat

India Post has issued 3 commemorative postage stamps and Miniature sheet  on Swachh Bharat Campaign(Clean India Campaign) today.The Union Minister for Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu along with the Union Minister for … Continue reading

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Special Cover Tapipex 2015

By Sudhir Jain Special Cover Released on Shri Digambar Jain Siddhkshetra Betul MP on 29th January 2015.

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New Stamps from Israel

Israel-Philippines Joint Issue The Philippine Rescue of Jews from the Holocaust. Ariel Sharon As Prime Minister( 2001-2006 ) Sharon enjoyed great public support. Terrorism had been eradicated, the economy was growing and Israel gained international prestige Arik Einstein Arik Einstein was born … Continue reading

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India:Special Cover’s

By Suresh Rao Shree Kashi Viswanath Seva Samity – Kolkata Released on 30-11-2014 . Felicitation to Winners of Commonwealth Games & Asian Games Bangalore on 6th Nov 2014 .Approval : KTK/31/2014

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Malaysia Issued Stamps Celebrating Nation’s Chairmanship

Pos Malaysia Berhad is issuing special stamps and philatelic collections in honour of Malaysia’s chairmanship of Asean and its establishment.In line with the chairmanship theme, three commemorative postage stamp designs — Our People, Our Community and Our Vision — priced … Continue reading

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Trinidad and Tobago:New Stamps Released on 100 Years of Calypso

Stamps depicting 100 years of calypso’s recorded existence was launched on January 21 following a brief ceremony at the National Carnival Commission’s (NCC) VIP lounge at the Queen’s Park Savannah, Port of Spain.NCC chairman Lorraine Pouchet said, “The past will … Continue reading

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Bangladesh:New stamps released

Bangladesh Postal Department have inaugurated a Tk 10 postal stamp, an envelope cover of same value and Tk 5 worth data card. A Postal Department briefing said the prime minister has released these .  In the statement it said that … Continue reading

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Special Cover and Medallion Released on Jain Swetamber Panchayati Mandir Kolkata

By Sudhir Jain A special cover has been released at Kolkata on 24th Jan. 2015 on the occasion of Bicentenary of Jain Swetamber Panchayati Mandir(burra mandir), Cotton Street, Kolkata. Hon’ble Governor Sri Kesri Nath Ji Tripathi and Chief Post Master General Mrs. ArundhatiGhosh released the special cover, silver coin (Medallion) and set of picture postcards in a … Continue reading

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