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Octogenarian Artist who Weaves Magic out of Postal Stamps

By Tamara Mathias​ Meet the 82-year-old woman who has spent over 40 years painstakingly creating beautiful artwork from discarded Indian postage stamps and her son who passionately preserves philately. Deepa Melkote speaks at the lightening pace of a woman on a … Continue reading

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Colourful Collage of Stamps

By Samantha Pope A huhe collage has been created by schoolchildren in Nailsea. Pupils at Grove Junior School in Whiteoak Way were asked to collect as many stamps as they could for the art work.The stamps will later be donated … Continue reading

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To The Birdman of India:A Philatelic Salute

Dr. Sálim Moizuddin Abdul Ali, (November 12, 1896 – July 27, 1987) was the pre-eminent ornithologist of India. Known as the \”Birdman of India\”, Dr. Salim Moizuddin Abdul Ali\’s (or Dr. Salim Ali, as he is better known) name was synonymous … Continue reading

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