Monthly Archives: August 2015

Tribute to Zambia’s Stamp Collector Kamal Patel

By Gethsemane Mwizabi Kamal Mohanbhai Patel who died recently in Chililabombwe’s Konkola Mine Hospital was perhaps Zambia’s sole passionate stamp collector.A man with a sweet and phlegmatic personality, Kamal had a knack for detail. Nobody gathered postage stamps quite the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sweden

Sweden – US Joint Stamp Issue : Ingrid Bergman Ingrid Bergman (1915-1982) was one of the brightest stars of the film world. She won three Oscars – two for best actress in a leading role for Gaslight in 1944 and … Continue reading

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Lithuania Post will Issue 22 Stamps in 2016

Lithuania Post has announced the list of stamps to be produced in 2016 and invites people to submit their draft stamps. The authors of the best projects may win monetary prizes from EUR 2017 to EUR 870, informs LETA/ELTA. Lithuania … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:George Minot and Pernicious Anemia

By Dr.Pradeep Jain  

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USPS will Issue Forever Stamps on Charlie Brown Christmas

The U.S. Postal Service will issue a set of stamps depicting 10 scenes from the 1965 holiday TV special “A Charlie Brown Christmas on 1st October 2015.This booklet of 20 stamps features 10 still frames from the 1965 TV special … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on Queen Elizabeth’s Record Reign

The set of eight stamps is the Isle of Man’s tribute to the long reign of the Lord of Mann and depicts some of her most significant ceremonial occasions during her reign to date.The celebratory stamp issue is complete with … Continue reading

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Joint Stamp Issue of ASEAN Countries

Ambassadors from member countries attend PHLPost launch In time for the upcoming integration of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), the Philippine Postal Office launched the Asean Joint Commemorative Stamp in the Philippines at SM Aura Premier. A joint project … Continue reading

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India Post: Future Issues of 2015

August-September 2015 Women Empowerment (4 stamps-5 Rs each and MS 20 Rs.) September 2015 10th World Hindi Convention 10.09.2015, Fire Services in India Dr.B.R. Ambedkar and Constitution of India October 2015 India Africa forum Summit (IAFS-III) 29thOctober, 2015 2015 (Month … Continue reading

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Two Special Cover’s Released on Le Corbusier at Chandigarh

By Anil Kr Pujara Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887 – August 27, 1965), was a Swiss -French architect, designer, painter,  urban planner, writer, and one of the pioneers of  modern architecture . His career spanned five decades, with his buildings constructed throughout … Continue reading

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New Meghdoot Postcards (3)

By Sudhir Jain

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