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New Stamps from Spain

Graphic Humour: Quino This stamp sheet is dedicated to the genius Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, better known as Quino.This new issue, includes a series of illustrations of different characters of Mafalda, his most international work. Manolito, Felipe or Libertad, along … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Bicentenary of National Archives The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight regional state … Continue reading

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Poland:Pictorial Postmark on Owl

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be released on 9th June 2017  in Police 1 (Poland).The postmark is featuring a Long-eared owl(Asio otus).

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South Africa Issued Stamps on Bee eaters

The South African Post Office released a set of five stamps celebrating bee-eaters on 18th May 2017. The photographs of the bee-eaters were taken by Chris van Rooyen. Bee-eaters are some of Southern Africa’s most beautiful and interesting birds. The … Continue reading

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USPS will Released Forever Stamps on  Sports Balls

The United States Postal Service will soon release new Sport   ball stamps.Football, baseball, basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball and kickball will join golf in the series. While the new releases may look like ordinary stamps, the cool thing about them is … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Biddatanda Hockey Namme 2017

By Suresh Rao The Biddatanda Family, a pre-eminent clan of Kodavas is based at Napoklu( Nalnad) from time immemorial. It is said that the Biddatanda Chieftains ruled parts of Kodagu at a time now lost to recorded history. The Biddatanda … Continue reading

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New postmark on fish from Poland

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark will be issued on 19th June 2017 at KOSZALIN 9 (Poland). The postmark is featuring a Northern Pike(Esox lucius)

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New Spanish Stamps

Traditional Dance in Spain The stamp is dedicated to Crotacology, the art of playing the castanets. In it, we can appreciate this instrument of percussion so used in dances and typical dances.The background of the stamp has the colors of … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Sri Hangal Kumarswamiji

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Sri Hangal Kumarswamiji on 19th May 2017.There existed a math (monastery) in Dharwad called Navakalyana-math. It was established by its founder Guru-Siddha Prabhudevaru. Guru-Siddha Prabhu devaru had left his physical body in … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamps on 500 Years of The Reformation

31 October 1517 is the already historic date when Martin Luther pinned his Ninety-five Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church, which brought a series of reforms not only within the Christian religion, but also in all areas … Continue reading

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