Monthly Archives: May 2017

Stamps and Miniature Sheet Released on Indian Writers

India Post has issued a set of 5 stamps on eminent Hindi,Urdu,Punjabi and Kannad writers on 31st May 2017.Stamps depicts images of Balwant Gargi,K.V.Puttappa,Shrilal Shukla,Bhishm Sahni,krishan Chander. K.V.Puttappa :Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa, popularly known by the nickname Kuvempu or by K. … Continue reading

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New Special Cover’s from Silchar During Assampex 2017

Dashrupak Cultural Organization Language Martyrs of May 19 Gurucharan College Ramanuj Gupta Junior College Assam University Silchar NIT Silchar  

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Dutch Caribbean and Netherlands Issued Stamps on Johan Cruijff 

Netherlands The stamps were released on 25th April 2017 on the occasion of the birthday of Johan Cruijff. Of the proceeds go € 1.10 to the Johan Cruyff Foundation, whose mission is the advancement of youth movement.This vision is continued for … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Theme: Castles Latvia Issue Date: 21.04.2017 Norway The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on State Bank of Travancore

India Post has released a special cover on State Bank of Travancore (SBT) on 31st March 2017. SBT was a major Indian bank was a major associate of State Bank of India  .It was the premier bank of Kerala. Overall, as of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

300 Anniversary of the Real Compañía de Guardiamarinas In 1717 the “Royal Company of Guardiamarinas” was created. It was in Cadiz where the first Academy was established and since then, despite numerous changes in its denomination and also in its … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on INS Chennai

India Post has released a special cover on 17th April 2017 at Chennai on Indian Navy’s indigenously designed guided missile destroyer INS Chennai .The dedication ceremony of the ‘P15A Guided Missile Destroyer’, which is anchored here since April 15, at … Continue reading

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Spain Issued Stamp on Barcelona under 12 Month 12 Stamp Series

The month of April, the month of spring, of the rebirth, is one of the most important months for this province as it celebrates its great day, Sant Jordi or St. George’s Day, commemorating the death of this saint on … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Pere Canturri Pere Canturri, a historian, politician, writer and undoubtedly an ethnographer of Andorran culture and traditions, is one of the great cultural and political figures of Andorra of the contemporary period.Born in Andorra la Vella, in 1935, he studied … Continue reading

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New Special Covers on Forts

Sinhgad Fort Date of Release:29th April 2017,Pune Sinhagad is a fort that stands as a testimony to the bravery of the Maratha warriors under the leadership of Tanaji Malusare, the general of Chhatrapati Shivaji. The previous name of the fort was … Continue reading

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