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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Jewish Deportations

The Slovak post office is commemorating the memory of holocaust victims; with the 75th anniversary of first deportation of Jews to concentration camps, a new postal stamp named Honour was released to hounour holocaust victims. An exhibition at the Postal … Continue reading

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Malaysia Includes Odissi Dance in Stamps on Traditional Dances

Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps Malaysia has issued its second series on traditional dances on 3rd February 2016. Stamps features movements from the cempaka sari, ribbon dance, odissi, magunatip and rajang be’uh. The stamps are priced at 60sen each.The handpainted designs are featured in … Continue reading

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UAE and Kazakhastan will Issue Joint Stamps on The Presidents

Emirates Post Group and Kazpost, the national postal corporation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to issue joint stamps featuring the UAE President HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev, … Continue reading

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Philately Expo Features Women Who Stamped Their Mark

Over 1,000 stamps and first day covers featuring outstanding women in different fields over the ages have been showcased at Rangoli Metro Art Centre Bengaluru as part of International Women’s Day.Organised by the Karnataka circle of the Postal Department and … Continue reading

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Mahatma Gandhi Stamps

By G P Chaudhary Mahatma Gandhi was a great patriot of freedom national movement of India. He provided a leadership inspiring Indian people as well the people of world a path of Non-violence a movement without involving and making physical … Continue reading

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Private FDCs on 100 Years of Indian Cinema

A set of 50 private first day covers prepared from Trivandrum.Contact: boben 9495059324/sreejesh  9400423402

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INDIPEX2011:Sankha Samanta Ko Gussa Kyon Aata Hai?

India Post has released a number of Indian postal stamps,miniature sheets, first day covers,and special covers untill today during the INDIPEX 2011 at New Delhi. One aspect that almost eery philatelist is criticising is the quality of printing of these … Continue reading

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INDIPEX 2011:India Post Released Four New Stamps Commemorating 100 Years Of World\’s First Airmail Flight

On 18th February 1911, a French Pilot, Henri Pequet flew a small Sommer biplane carrying 6,500 letters from Allahabad to Naini. The Journey was brief and lasted just thirteen minutes. This was the world’s first official airmail flight. Among the … Continue reading

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Commemorative Stamps Issued On Bahrain\’s National Day

A collection of commemorative stamps have been released to mark Bahrain\’s National Day and the 11th anniversary of His Majesty King Hamad\’s accession to the throne. They were designed by Bahraini artists Abdulla Al Muharraqi and Khalid Al Muharraqi and … Continue reading

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Hongkong Post To Issue Special Stamps On \”Lighthouses of Hong Kong\”

Hongkong Post announced that a set of five special stamps on the theme \”Lighthouses of Hong Kong\” will be released for sale, together with philatelic products, on December 29.Hong Kong\’s strategic geographical location has been a vital ingredient in its remarkable … Continue reading

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