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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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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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