Category Archives: Discussion

 Was India Post there in Stone Age?

By Anil Kr Pujara Recently I received a very beautiful special cover issued by Jharkhand circle. The theme is forests of Jharkhand. Indeed the cover is good and makes value addition in the thematic collection. But surprisingly the date of … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Postmark on Fauna and Flora

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia:Bats Croatia:Easter Taiwan:Postmark on Deer The postmark will be released on 17th May 2017 at Taidung Post Office for ATM stamps.The postmark  features a Sika deer(Cervus nippon … Continue reading

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Postal Department still Celebrating Republic Day

By  Sudhir Jain I have received this envelope bearing seal of Bhawani Shankar Road Post Office Mumbai (Pincode 400028)  with a slogan franking “HEARTIEST GREETINGS FOR REPUBLIC DAY”.

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Sale of Postal Stamps Decreased in India

 The total revenue earned by Department of Posts   (DoP) has grown over 11 per cent to about Rs 12,940 crore in 2015-16, Parliament was informed today. DoP earned revenue of Rs 10,730.42 crore in 2013-14, which grew to Rs … Continue reading

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Ireland is planning for 2019 Stamps

India Post has to learn something from Ireland post.Irish postal service has published its stamp issue programme for 2017.Stamp issue programme for 2018 is final and will be announced this year.Anpost has now invited suggestions from common people about 2019 … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Nerve Impulses

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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First Philatelic and Numismatic Company Listed in BSE

Rudraksh Cap-Tech Ltd. a highly trusted buyer of Indian Stamps/Rare Coins and Historical Newspapers/Autographs recently announced that they are proud to be the first BSE Listed company in India for Philately & Numismatic. The step was taken to ensure that … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:USA

USPS will Issue Diwali Forever Stamp The United States postal service has announced the rollout of a new postal stamp and it’s one that’s going to cheer all Indians. Commemorating Diwali, the stamp has a photo of an oil lamp … Continue reading

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Proposal to Issue Special RTI Stamps Shot Down

A special committee of the Postal Department has rejected the Central Information Commission’s proposal to issue special RTI stamps. The committee in its report submitted on July 27 said the proposal was not feasible.The RTI stamps were intended to replace … Continue reading

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