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India Post Released Stamp on Centenary Year of Ramjas College

India Post has issued a postage stamp to commemorate the Centenary Year of Ramjas college Delhi.Founded in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, RaiKedarNath, Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi, predating the University of Delhi itself. Beginning … Continue reading

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Stamps on Headgears

India Post issued this unique series on 10th February 2017.According to brochure no seprate stamp sheets issued and only 3 million sheetlets  have been printed but this so called sheetlet is not fulfilling norms of a sheetlet.Infact it is miniature … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on The Poona Horse

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on 17 Poona Horse.The stamp was released at Merrut Cant on 11th February 2017 by Daughter of Col Tarapore PVC and Maj Vikram of APS.

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First in India : Saints

First saint appeared on Indian commemorative stamps was saint Kabir on 1st October 1952 when a series of six stamps was issued on Indian saints and poets. Kabir Das, a mystical poet and great Saint of India, was born in … Continue reading

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Special Covers:Balaka Birbhum Stamp Exhibition 2016 Shantiniketan

Rabindranath and Tripura Date of Release:1 December 2016 Jaydev-Kenduli Mela Date of Release:2 December 2016 Ramkinkar Baij Date of Release:3 December 2016

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Malaysia Issued Stamps on Festive Food

There will be three different stamp designs highlighting festive must-haves such as mandarin oranges, nian gao (kuih bakul), spring rolls, lotus root soup and poon choi, a dish made up of various seafood to symbolise a bountiful harvest. Pos Malaysia stamp and philately … Continue reading

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Special Covers Released on Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose and Rotary

By Suresh Rao Netaji Subash Chandra Bose  Number-KTK/15/2017 Rotary Foundation  Number-KTK/11/2017

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First in India : First Foreigner

Henary Dunant was the first foreigner appeared on Indian stamps.The stamp was issed in 1957 on the occasion of International Red Cross conference . Jean Henry Dunant’s life (May 8, 1828-October 30, 1910) is a study in contrasts. He was born … Continue reading

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Macau Issued Stamps on Year of Rooster

Date of Issue:5 January 2017

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New Special Covers Released from Chennai

Sipa:Stamp Exhibition Special Cover Released on 500 Years of Luz Church Date of Release:25 November 2016 KCP Limited Date of Release:27 December 2016

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