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Stamps on Coconut

Coconut is a popular theme for stamp collectors across the world.India Post has released a set of 2 stamps on coconut research on 8th January 2018. Earlier a stamp on Diamond Jubilee of Coconut Research was released on  27 December … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on the Mahabharat

India Post has released second mega issue of this year on Mahabharata on 27th November 2017.The issue consists of a sheetlet of 18 stamps(430 Rs.),fdc,and 2 miniature sheets (100 Rs and 50 Rs each).The Mahābhārata is one of the two major Sanskrit epics … Continue reading

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Russia Issued Stamp on 100th Birth Anniversary of Indira Gandhi

Indira Gandhi (1917-1984) was an Indian statesman, Prime Minister of India in 1966-1977 and 1980-1984.She was born in November 19, 1917 in Allahabad, her father, Jawaharlal Nehru, was the first prime minister of independent India, a leader of the party … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Rapid Action Force

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Rapid Action Force on 7th October 2017.Home Minister Rajnath Singh released the stamp at Merrut.RAF stands for “Rapid Action Force”, A specialized force, raised by converting 10 unattached BNS of CRPF … Continue reading

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Poland Issued Stamp on World Games 2017

The Polish Postal Service has issued a special commemorative stamp to celebrate the 2017 World Games in Wrocław.Karol Tabaka, the artistic creator of the commemorative stamp, used his design to depict three athletes – an American football player, a kick … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on 75th Anniversary of the Quit India Movement

India Post has released a set of 8 stamps and a miniature sheet on the occasion of 75th Anniversary of the Quit India Movement on 9th August 2017.The President Shri Ram Nath Kovind released the stamps  at the ‘At Home’ … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamps on 150 Years of Stamp Issuance

Magyar Posta is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the issue of the first Hungarian postage stamp by issuing a special miniature sheet. Thirty-nine thousand copies of the miniature sheet designed by the graphic artist Attila Elekes were produced by the banknote … Continue reading

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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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