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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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Indonesia Issued Stamps on 200 Years of Bogor Botanical Gardens

Located in downtown Bogor, West Java, the Bogor Botanical Gardens, Indonesia’s oldest and largest botanical garden, celebrated its 200th anniversary on May 18 this year.The celebration was marked by a series of activities, such as the issuance of the first-day … Continue reading

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Taiwan Issued Postmarks on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Taiwan has issued these postmarks on 17th May 2017 from Fengyuan Post Office,Pingdung  Post Office and Taidung Post Office.The postmarks are featuring the Sika deer (Cervus nippon … Continue reading

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India Post Issued 3 Stamps and MS on Centenary of Champaran Satyagrah

India Post has released a set of 3 stamps( 5 Rs.,10 Rs. And 25 Rs.) and a MS (40 Rs.) on the occasion of centenary of Champaran Satyagrah on 13th May 2017.A hundred years ago, on a day very much … Continue reading

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New Pictorial Postmarks of Korea and Czech Republic

Korea will Issue Postmark on Whale By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie This postmark will be issued on 26th May 2017 in Busan.It is featuring two killer whales(Orcinus orca). Czech Republic will Issue … Continue reading

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