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GST Rates Revised for 66 Items :Relief for Philately

There have been countless recommendations from states and industries to reduce the rates on certain items. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the rates were revised because the main idea behind GST rates was to maintain the rates as close … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Jhala Manna

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp(Denomination 5 Rs.) on great warrior Jhala Manna on 18th June 2017 . Stamp was released at Badi Sadri in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan. Jhala  Manna. is an outstanding dazzling example of extraordinary valour, … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Cub Scouts

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on cub scouts on 30th March 2017. Scouting in India :Scouting started in India in the year 1909, when Captain T.H.Baker established the first Scout Troop in Bangalore and got it registered … Continue reading

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New Stamps from SriLanka

Centenary of Volleyball in Sri Lanka Volleyball is the national game of Sri Lanka. It is since the year 1991 that the game of volleyball got crowned as our National Game. However, over period of seventy five years since the … Continue reading

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Commercialy Used Cover of Varanasi City

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Ireland Issued Stamps on Wild Atlantic Way

Ireland  has released a new colourful quartet of ‘hi-tech’ stamps depicting the beauty of Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way.The four stamps were designed to fully represent the 2,500km route from Malin Head, Co. Donegal to Kinsale, Co. Cork.They can be downloaded … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps,MS,Maxim Cards and Special Cover on 150 Years of Allahabad High Court

India Post has issued a set of 2 stamps (Se-tenant ) to commemorate 150 years of the Allahabad High Court on 13th March 2016.On this occasion for the first time golden colour cancellation was used to cancel some of the … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on International Fleet Review 2016

India Post  today issued a   stamp on International Fleet Review.The Hon’ble President of India being the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, once in his/her term, reviews the Indian Naval (IN) Fleet as part of the ‘President’s Fleet Review’ … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Finland

World Junior Championship 2016 Date of Issue:22 January 2016 Together Date of Issue:22 January 2016 Karelian Pasty Date of Issue:22 January 2016

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India Post Issued Stamp on Hindi Poet Sumitranandan Pant 

By Abhyuday Vajpeyi India Post has today issued a commemorative postage stamp on noted hindi poet Sumitranandan Pant.Pant was born at Kausani (Uttrakhand) on 20th May 1900.He is considered one of the major poets of the Chhayavad   school of … Continue reading

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