Category Archives: First Day Cover

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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India Post will Issue Stamp on DRDO

India Post is issuing a commemorative postage stamp on Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) soon.Earlier two stamps were released o DRDO in 1999 and 2000. Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) works under Department of Defence Research and Development of Ministry … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka Issued Stamps on Endemic Birds

Sri Lanka has issued a set of 4 Stamps and a miniature sheet  depicting Endemic Birds of Sri Lanka in the denominations of Rs.10.00, Rs.15.00, Rs.25.00 and Rs.35.00 on 16th December 2017. Stamps were designed by Mr.KalumGunasekara. The stamps depicts … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Dog

New Zealand Date of Issue:10 January 2018 Singapore The set of stamps comes in three denominations – 1st Local, S$0.70 and S$1.30. There is also a Pre-cancelled First Day Cover at S$3.75 each affixed with the complete set of stamps. The … Continue reading

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Stamps on Coconut

Coconut is a popular theme for stamp collectors across the world.India Post has released a set of 2 stamps on coconut research on 8th January 2018. Earlier a stamp on Diamond Jubilee of Coconut Research was released on  27 December … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on 100 Years of Coconut Ressearch

India Post has released a set of two stamps alongwith a miniature sheet(Price 20 Rs.) on 100 Years of Coconut Research in India on 8th January 2018. The humble coconut has been in existence for over 3,000 years, but it … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps: Sri Lanka

Indian Flag 8th Conference of the Association of SAARC Speakers & Parliamentarians Sri Lanka has issued a postage stamp in the denomination of Rs.12.00 to commemorate the 8th Conference of the Association of SAARC Speakers & Parliamentarians on 4th October … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sri Lanka

70th Anniversary of Parliamentary Democracy Date of Release:3 October 2017 150 Years of Ceylon Tea Ceylon Tea, that most famous brand and well-known ‘cuppa’, celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017. It has been a rich and rewarding history and its … Continue reading

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New Stamps,Postmarks and Maxim Cards on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer , BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) Korea: Pictorial Postmark This postmark was available from  December 27th  to December 28th 2017 in Incheon. The postmark is featuring a Yellow-browed Bunting (Emberiza chrysophrys). Year of Dog:Philippines Belarus : Chicks under … Continue reading

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