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New Russian Postal Stationary

FIFA World Cup in Russia: Host Cities Series Postcard The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is the 21st FIFA World Cup, a quadrennial international football tournament contested by the men’s national teams of the member associations of FIFA. 11 Russian … Continue reading

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Two Cancellations on Same Stamp Issue from Same Philatelic Bureau

By Sudhir Jain Two FDCs of Acharya Gyansagar Ji Stamp issued on 10.09.2013 both having first day cancellation of Agartala(Tripura) GPO but in different designs. How it is possible?

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New Stamps from Russia

Woodpeckers Woodpeckers are key representatives of the family Picidae who are part of the order Piciformes. Most members of the family are characterised by a chisel-shaped beak that they use to peck into bark and boon of a tree to … Continue reading

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My Stamp and Special Cover Released on St. Lawrence Minor Basilica

The special cover and ‘My Stamp’ to mark the dedication and proclamation of St. Lawrence Minor Basilica of Attur near Karkala released on 18th January 2018.M.K. Krishnayya, a retired bank officer, philatelist, curator and guide of Corporation Heritage Museum, Udupi, … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Issued New Definitive Stamps

Hong Kong has issued three new definitive stamps with new values of $2.60, $3.40 and $4.90 on 1st  January 2018. These new stamps are defined by the original designs of the 2014 Definitive Stamps that feature unique geo-attractions of the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Bangladesh

Stamp Day 2017 Floating Market Floating Garden Block Issue Year:2017

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Indian Dog Breeds on Stamps

Four commemorative postage stamps were issued on 9th January 2005 by India Post for four breeds i.e. Himalayan Sheep Dog, Rampur Hound, Mudhol Hound (Face value Rs. 5.00 each) and Rajapalayam (Face value Rs. 15.00) Himalayan Sheep Dog: The Himalayan Sheepdog, … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

China Date of Issue:5 January 2018 Aland Date of Issue:10 November 2017 Taiwan Date of Issue:1December 2017 Japan Date of Issue:1 November 2017 Papua New Guinea Date of Issue:18 August 2017 Liechtenstein Date of Issue:13 November 2017

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India Post: Collectors Packs 2017

MS Pack 2017 (1250.00 Rs.) ,Stamp Year Pack 2017 with fullsheet issue (960.00Rs.), Stamp YearPack (3200 Rs),Sheetlet Year Pack(9500 Rs).These packs are available at epostoffice.gov.in

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New Stamps of Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games Paralympic Logo, 2. Torch Relay a, 3. Para Skiing, 4. Para Biathlon  5. Para Cross Country Skiing 6. Torch Relay b 7. Mascot Bandab 8 Para Ice Hockey  9. Para Snowboard 10. Wheelchair Curling Date of Issue:18 January … Continue reading

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