Category Archives: First Day Cover

Qatar Issued Stamps on National Day

Qatar Post issued two types of postage stamps with QR10 value each to mark National Day. The first stamp carries official title of 2017 National Day “Promise of Prosperity and Glory” while the second carries a quote of the founder … Continue reading

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New German Stamps on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer Date of Release:2nd  January 2018

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New Stamps from Bhutan

Bhutan Korea Joint Stamp Issue Traditional Musical Instrument It is one of the unique stamps issued by Bhutan as it uses a special technique. Each stamp has a QR code that can be scanned with smart phones to hear the … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka Issued Stamp on Golden Jubilee of the Philatelic Bureau

The Philatelic Bureau of Sri Lanka was established in the early half of 1967 by a Special Act of Parliament and at the beginning it was under the control of the Postmaster General and the Director of Telecommunications.The first Advisory … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Papua New Guinea

APEC 2018: UNSDG STAMPS On the 21st of November 2017 Papua New Guinea (PNG) assumes the Chairmanship of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC).  APEC represents the largest Economic Cooperation area in the world with 21 leading economies. This will … Continue reading

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India Post is Clearing Backlog,Issued  Hand Fans and India-Papua New Guinea Joint Issue

India Post is clearing its backlog of 2017  in hurry.Over burdening the pockets of philatelists another mega issue of Indian hand fans  was released on 30th December 2017.It will cost a lot not in hundreds but thousands of ruppes a … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Stepwells of India

India Post has issued a set of 16 stamps on step wells of India on 29th December 2017.Denomination of 8 stamps is 15 Rs and another 8 stamps is 15 Rs. each.Each sheetlet costs 160 Rs. it is issued in form of 4 … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dadabhai Naoroji

Known as the Grand Old Man of India, Dadabhai Naoroji was an intellectual, educator and political figure who worked to promote the Zoroastrian religion and the Indian culture. He spearheaded India’s freedom struggle by giving speeches and writing articles on … Continue reading

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New UNPA Stamps

Flag Series 2017 The stamps depicts flags of Albania,Benin,Bulgaria,Comoros,Congo,Ethiopia,Georgia and Iraq World Food Day The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the UN celebrates World Food Day each year on 16 October to commemorate the founding of the Organization in … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan

India Post has issued a commemorative postage on Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan on 28th December 2017.Dr.Patwardhan devoted his life for leprocy patients.  Dr Shivajirao Ganesh Patwardhan (28 Dec. 1892-7 May 1986)  was influenced by the teachings of Swami Vivekananda. During … Continue reading

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