Category Archives: Themes

Special Cover:32nd All India Postal Badminton Tournament 2017-18

By M Gulrez Date of Release:19th  February 2018,Patna

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Romania Issued Stamp and MS on 600th Death Anniversary of  Micea The Elder

On the stamp with the face value of Lei 8 is illustrated the statue of Mircea the Elder, from the patrimony of the National Museum of Romanian Literature. The statue is created by the sculptor Paul Vasilescu (1936-2012), an artist … Continue reading

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Special Cover Issued at Sravanabelgola during Mahamastakabhishek

By Sudhir Jain On the occasion of grand inauguration of Mahamastakabhishek of Gomateshwara Bahubaliswamy, a beautiful special cover and special cancellation has been released on 17th February 2018 at Sravanabelgola. Cover was released by the holy hands of Pujya Bhattarak … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Cars 2018 The car was designed by Ing. Karl Jenschke, who had worked at the Steyr works since 1922: work on designing an aircraft engine in collaboration with en- gine design specialist Karl Wagner ulti- mately resulted in the development … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: Stop Child Labour

Language-Tamil,Year 2017 The census found an increase in the number of child labourers from 11.28 million in 1991 to 12.59 million in 2001. Poverty and lack of social security are the main causes of child labour. The increasing gap between the … Continue reading

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New Miniature Sheets from Belgium

Diamond Sector The MS issued In the form of a diamond, “Kimberley Process” logo, spot varnish. Issue Date:29.01.2018 Printer:Stamps Production Belgium Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours 60 Smurf Years The Miniature Sheet is a collection of Smurfs silhouettes. Issue Date:29.01.2018 Printer:Stamps Production … Continue reading

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India – Iran Joint Stamp Issue

India Post has issuing a set of 2 stamps and a miniature sheet jointly with Iran on 17th February 2018.Earlier joint stamp issued between both the countries in 2004 depicts poets Kabir and Hafez.The stamps depicts two major ports of … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Olympic 2018 Games

Monaco The 23rd Winter Olympic Games will be held in PyeongChang, South Korea, from 9 to 25 February 2018. There will be 102 events in 15 disciplones. The Monegasque delegation will consist of athletes repsresenting bobsleigh and downhill skiing. Issue … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Spain

Tourism 2018 One more year, Spain scores spectacular results in terms of the number of visitors in the country. The figures speak of 80 million tourists and more than 84 million euros. No wonder, this country is a perfect tourist … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps: Royal Mail

Sophia Duleep Singh Indian princess Sophia Alexandra Duleep Singh was honoured by the Royal Mail of the UK, which marked the centenary of the suffragette movement with eight special stamps. Princess Sophia Alexandra Duleep Singh, (August 8 1876-August 22 1948), … Continue reading

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