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First Day Dispatched FDC of India Russia Joint Issue

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India-Russia Joint Stamp Issue

India and Russia  jointly issued a stamp set to commemorate 70 years of diplomatic relations between both the countries.Earlier it was scheduled on 17th November 2017.Russia  issued a set of two stamps and sheetalongwith FDC  .Indian stamp set consists of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Royal Mail

Classic Toys This Special issue of 10 stamps beautifully captures classic toys that encouraged creativity and inspired millions of young minds. And they are still enthralling children to this day. Issue Date: 18.09.2017 Designer: Interabangk Printer: International Security Printers Process: Lithography Size: 35mm x 35mm … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on 3 Kumaon Rifles

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on 3 Kumaon Rifles on 23rd October 2017. Regimental Centre: Ranikhet, Uttaranchal. Regimental Insignia: A demi-rampant lion holding a cross. The demi-rampant lion is part of the arms of the Russel family, whose ancestor had … Continue reading

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UNPA Issued Stamps on 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 1945. Events in over 150 countries are held annually to promote worldwide awareness and … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps and MS on Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post  issued a set of 2 commemorative postage stamps and a miniature sheet  on Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai on 15th October 2017. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport  formerly known as Sahar International Airport.It is the 29th busiest airportin … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Lithuania

The Symbol of the Emblem of Lithuania The Lithuanian knight known as Vytis is one of the oldest state coats of arms in Europe. The image of the knight Vytis was used in state flags, coins and stamps. According to … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Nanaji Deshmukh

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Nanaji Deshmukh on 11th October 2017. Chandikadas Amritrao Deshmukh also known as Nanaji Deshmukh (11 October 1916 – 27 February 2010) was a social activist. He worked in the fields of education, health, and rural … Continue reading

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Aland Issued Stamps on Forest Mammals

Three species of forest mammals prevalent in the Åland forests featured on stamps issued on 15 September. Painted by Bo Lundwall, a leading Swedish animal and nature artist, the stamps illustrating mountain hare, least weasel and raccoon dog are inserted … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Cactus Flowers Cacti are part of the Cactaceae family, which contains over 4000 species. The word “káktos” comes from the Greek language and means a spiky plant. Lophocereus schottii forma Monstruosus, illustrated on the stamp with face value of Lei 3.50, is a naturally occurring genetically … Continue reading

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