Monthly Archives: July 2015

Special Cover Released on Bethany St. John’s English Higher Secondary School, Kunnamkulam

Date of Release:24 July 2015

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Korea:Universal Gwangju 2015 Stamp Issue

Issue Date:23 June 2015

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Denmark Issued Stamp on Women Suffrage

Denmark issued a stamp on the occasion of the centenary or women suffrage on 13th June 2015. The painting is a contemporary interpretation of the march organized in celebration of women gaining the right to vote and stand for election … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Popular Walking Tracks

This stamp issue released on 14th July 2015 features four popular walking tracks for hikers that traverse the country. The six-kilometre-long National Pass in the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area of New South Wales lies 100 kilometres from Sydney … Continue reading

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India Post will Release Postal Stamps On Popular Personalities

New Delhi : The NDA rulled Central govt set plan to release new version postal stamps on popular persons. The government will release a series of postal stamps on well-known singers, writers, freedom-fighters and painters and it also seeks designs … Continue reading

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Royal Mail is Issuing Stamps on Bees

Six UK bee species chosen for the sheet stamps to give representation of all parts of the UK, different habitats and the different kinds of bee species that breed in the UK (two bumblebee species and four ‘solitary’ bees). The … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Scanted Stamps on floral Paintings by Cory Aquino

A second batch of special scented stamps featuring the trademark flower paintings of the late President Corazon Aquino was launched on 29th July 2015.The scented stamps are available in four designs printed in imported, unwatermarked paper.PhilPost said the stamps will … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamps on Pearls

Pos Malaysia is today issuing the stamps to showcase the uniqueness of the South Sea pearl.”The highlight of this collection is a striking 3D image, where foil stamping is combined with embossing. Another interesting feature is the shape of the … Continue reading

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Remembering JRD Tata on His Birth Anniversary

Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy (J.R.D.) Tata (29 July 1904 –29 November  1993) was a pioneer aviator and important businessman of India.India Post issued two stamps in honour of JRD Tata.First in 1994 and second ,a definitive stamp of 15 Rs under builders … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Montenegro

European Basketball Championship 2015  Date of Issue:22 May 2015 Nature Date of Issue:13 May 2015 Tourism Kite Date of Issue:8 May 2015 575 Years of First Written Mention of Cetinje Date of Issue:5 May 2015

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