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Third National Handloom Day

Today is National Handloom Day.This is the third handloom day being observed today in India.Aim of celebrating this day is to honour the handloom weavers in the country and also carter an impetus to India’s handloom sector. India has a … Continue reading

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New stamp on Animals and Birds

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie France The stamp depicts  orangutan(Pongo pygmaeus) released on 3rd July 2017 ,Face value 1,30 Euro .  Hungary The stamps released on 3rd July 2017 featuring 200 Ft.: … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

50 Years of International Trade and Business Fair The The International Trade and Business Fair in Celje celebrates its ftieth anniversary this year. The occasion will be marked with a stamp of face value  €1.00, issued in a miniature sheet. Issue Date: 26.05.2017 Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 70.00 … Continue reading

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New Stamps from NewZealand

Surf Breaks Each of the five stamps in this issue features one of New Zealand’s prime surfing spots, with dramatic images captured by some of New Zealand’s top surf photographers. The North Island is represented by two of New Zealand’s … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sint Maarten

Butterflies 2017 Issue Date: 01.03.2017 Definitives 2017 Issue Date: 01.03.2017

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Crop Plants The series of self-adhesive definitive stamps on a 20-stamp sheet with four indigenous types of grain: “Oats” (value: CHF 0.85), “Barley” (value: CHF 1.00), “Maize” (value: CHF 1.50) and “Millet” (value: CHF 2.00) are grown in Liechtenstein and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

150th Birth Anniversary of Blasco Ibañez Blasco Ibañez was a writer, politician and Spanish journalist. The work of Blasco Ibáñez could be cataloged within the literary naturalism but always with costumbristas and regionalist touches, sometimes of historical character and others … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Isle of Man

150th Anniversary of the First Open House of Keys Elections On the 1st stamp is the first House of Keys Speaker after the first open elections. Also featured on the stamp is the Register of Electors from 1867 and an … Continue reading

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Jersey: Post & Go  Stamps on Shells

Jersey’s temperate climate, as well as its geographical distance from mainland Britain, creates a unique marine environment for a wide variety of molluscs. This diversity, in turn, provides Jersey’s picturesque beaches with some of the prettiest shells within the British … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Museu Carmen Thyssen Baroness Carmen Thyssen develops major cultural projects. After the opening of a museum in Malaga in Spain, a Carmen Thyssen Museum will open its doors in Andorra in 2017. The museum’s headquarters will occupy the ground floor … Continue reading

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