Monthly Archives: April 2017

Special Cover Released on B.V.V.S Akkana Balaga

By Suresh Rao This special cover was released to commemorate 75 Years of B.V.V.S Akkana Balaga.Cover Number KTK/45/2017

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on Songbirds

This 10-stamp issue explores some familiar and less well-known songbirds, whose song defines the British spring and early summer, from birds with simple songs to those with complex repertoires. Issue Date: 4th May 2017

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New French Stamps

The Rich and Intense Nièvre There is an unexpected Burgundy made of large spaces, lakes, forests and talents that swarm in towns and villages. Descending the last wild river in Europe, pass the ducal city of Nevers, the priory of … Continue reading

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Longest Stamps in the World

Thailand Post has released a set of five of the longest stamps in the world on 1st April 2017, each of which depicts a photo of the late HM King Rama IX while he was working in the fields.The stamp … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Philatelic Philandorre Association

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the philatelic Philandorre association, a stamp was released with attached sticker. On the sticker without value of postage: the logo of Philandorre.The stamp pays tribute to the first series of stamps of the Principality … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Germaine Ribière Born in Limoges in 1917, Germaine Ribière fought very early against the dangers of Nazism. She participated in the networks “Christian friendship” and “combat” during the second world war.She organized numerous rescues of Jewish children in several regions, … Continue reading

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Maxim Cards: Means of Transport Through The Ages (1)

Palanquin Meeana Palanquin Boutcha Palanquin Chowpaul Palanquin Long Palanquin

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New Stamps from Belarus

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector  Group ArGe Zoologie Minsk Metro Belarus issued two stamps  on “Minsk Metro” on 27th February 2017.The station Maskouskaya was opened in 1984 when on 30 June the regular movement of … Continue reading

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New Special Covers

The Tamilnadu Circle Postal Cooperative Bank Ltd. Date of Release:27 March 2017,Chennai 31st All India Athletic Meet Date of Release:21 March 2017,Ludhiana Clock Tower Ludhiana Date of Release:23 March 2017,Ludhiana  Odisha State Maritime Museum Date of Release:24 January 2017

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New Stamps from France

55th Anniversary of the Algeria Ceasefire Issue Date: 20.03.2017 Designer: Youz Process: Héliogravure Size: 26 x 40 mm Values: 1.30€ Eiffel Tower Issue Date: 16.03.2017 Designer: Huitieme Jour Process: Offset Size: 143 x 148 mm, 210 x 95 mm Values: 6.70€, 5.30€ European Capitals : Valletta Capital of the Republic … Continue reading

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