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Coffee Presentation Pack

India Post released a beautiful scanted stamp on coffee this year.A pack of this issue was also booked by epostoffice which is now reaching at homes who booked this pack. Cost of the pack was 1000 Rs.After a long time … Continue reading

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Champaran Indigo Boomed into Freedom Struggle

By Ganesh Prasad Chowdhary It was freedom war fought without any weapon under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi. Freedom was won without opening of gun fired. Many ideology played pivotal role in the long battle of independence movement, The armed … Continue reading

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GST Rates Revised for 66 Items :Relief for Philately

There have been countless recommendations from states and industries to reduce the rates on certain items. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the rates were revised because the main idea behind GST rates was to maintain the rates as close … Continue reading

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18th June:Goa Revolution Day

On 18th June 1946 Dr.Ram Manohar Lohia calls for a Direct Action Day against the Portuguese in Goa. Around 1946, at the time when India was on the verge of independence,Dr.Juiliao Menezes  , a noted academician and writer invited Ram Manohar … Continue reading

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Indian Themes on Foreign Stamps:Mauritius

Indian Immigration 1835 It was in 1834 that labourers were introduced under a private importation scheme which lasted until 1839. In August 1834, a batch of 39 free labourers on board the Sarah from Bombay arrived in the colony. On … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Roger Sperrey and Split Brain Function

By Dr.Pradeep Jain 

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World Environment Day:A Theme Wasted

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has perfectly mastered the art of wasting every beautiful theme. 5th June is declared World Environment Day.Instead of releasing a beautiful set of stamps n Miniature sheet which would have been a befitting commemoration, … Continue reading

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Remembering Pandit Ram Prasad Bismil on His 120th Birth Anniversary

Ram Prasad Bismil  (11 June 1897 – 19 December 1927) was a revolutionary struggled against British imperialism. As well as being a freedom fighter, he was a patriotic poet and wrote in Hindi and Urdu using the pen names Ram, Agyat and Bismil. But, he became … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Ltd

The history of Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Ltd., the then Nadar Bank Ltd., dates back to 1921. The thought of establishing a bank under the guidance of the able Nadar business community was mooted out in the Anniversary of Nadar Mahajana Sangam … Continue reading

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5th June :The Day of Bose–Einstein Condensate

A Bose–Einstein condensate (BEC) is a  state of matter of a dilute gas of bosons   cooled to temperature very close to  absolute zero (that is, very near 0 K or −273.15 °C). Under such conditions, a large fraction of bosons occupy the lowest quantum state, at which point macroscopic quantum … Continue reading

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