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New Stamps,Postal Card and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer 30th Anniversary of the Opening of the Independence Hall of Korea Stamps:Independance Hall and Independence Statue Postal Card: The 102nd World Congress of Esperanto Tourism Postmarks:Tourism Cheongpyung Lake,Dobongsan Seoninbong,Heonreung,Imjingak,Odusan Unification Observation platform

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Picture Postcards Released on Chandrashekhar Azad

By M.Gulrez India Post has released a set of six picture postcards and a cancellation on the occasion of birth anniversary of Amar Shaheed Chandra Shekhar Azad at Allahabad on 22nd July 2017. The release function was organized at ‘Amar … Continue reading

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Oman Post launches 15 Stamps to Promote Dhofar

Oman Post launched 15 stamps with the aim of promoting Dhofar at the Salalah Tourism Festival on Saturday. Yahya al Ghanami, director of Media Department at Oman Post said the stamps will highlight the natural and tourist aspects of the … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Postmark:Nature in DMZ(2ND) Issue Date : 5th June 2017 MUJU World Taekwondo Championship Issue Date : 16th June  2017 Modern Korean Figures(Novelists) Issue Date: 27th June 2017

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Independence Day

In observance of Philippine Independence Day on 12th June the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)releases 4 of the prominent and historic landmarks visited during Independence Day celebrations.These are the Jose Rizal National Monument in Rizal Park, Manila; Barasoain Church in Malolos, … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Issued Stamps on People’s Liberation Army

Hongkong has issued  stamps featuring the People’s Liberation Army’s Hong Kong Garrison . The stamps commemorate the 20th anniversary of the stationing of Chinese forces in the city. This year’s stamps feature insignia from the army, navy and air force, and praise … Continue reading

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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Malaysia

The stamp featuring Kuil Sri Kandaswamy Hindu temple of Brickfields area of Kuala Lumpur .This 60 sen (cents) stamp shows the majestic Sri Kandaswamy Temple, which was inaugurated in 1902. This Temple features huge golden Kodimaram, Vasantha Mandapam, Yagasalai Peedam, … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Ltd

The history of Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Ltd., the then Nadar Bank Ltd., dates back to 1921. The thought of establishing a bank under the guidance of the able Nadar business community was mooted out in the Anniversary of Nadar Mahajana Sangam … Continue reading

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Special Cover’s Released on World Environment Day

Karnataka By Suresh Rao World Environment Day (WED) occurs on 5′” June every year for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. In 1974 the first WED was held with the theme “Only One Earth”. This … Continue reading

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New Postmarks on Animals from South  Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie. Both the postmarks will be issued on 15th June 2017 .First is featuring an angler and a trout  and second is featuring a group of sheep.

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