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Rafi Ahmed Kidwai:A Man of Indomitable Convictions

Special Contribution By N.A.Mirza Meritorious services of Rafi Ahmed Kidwai were acknowledged and recognized by the Indian Posts and Telegraphs .He was Transport and Communication minister in the Jawaharlal Nehru Cabinet in the 1950s.Kidwai’s three bold and everlasting innovations earned … Continue reading

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Allahabad 12 Feb.-Revisiting the history

To mark the centenary of the airmail services, the Indian Postal Department along with the Indian Air Force commemorated the first air postal service on the tarmac of Bamrauli Airport, on 12th Feb.2011. The world\’s first airmail service took off between … Continue reading

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Special card on Aerophilately at INDIPEX 2011

A very special and unique card was designed by senior philatelist Pradip Jain on recent stamp of 100 years of Airmail.It was distributed among philatelists on the last day of INDIPEX.

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