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Meghdoot Postcard: Stop Child Labour

Language-Tamil,Year 2017 The census found an increase in the number of child labourers from 11.28 million in 1991 to 12.59 million in 2001. Poverty and lack of social security are the main causes of child labour. The increasing gap between the … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: Vailankanni Church

Vailankanni is fondly known as the ‘Lourdes of the East’ because like Lourdes in France, millions of pilgrims visit the Shrine throughout the year, praying to Our Lady for various needs and thanking her for the favors received through her … Continue reading

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Meghdoot Postcard: The Ramanathaswamy Temple Corridor Rameswaram

The Ramanathaswamy temple is renowned for its magnificent corridors and massive sculptured pillars. The third corridor of Ramanathaswamy temple is the longest one in the world.

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Special Cover Released on Anand Bhawan,Allahabad

By Rahul Gannguli A Special Cover was released on 6th February 2018 on The Heritiage Buildings of Allahabad – Anand Bhawan The cover was released by Chief Guest for the occasion Dr.Ravi Kiron, Director Anand Bhawan, Mr. M.U.Abdali, Postmaster General, Mr.S.K.Rai, Director … Continue reading

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CHAMPEX 2018: Special Cover Released on Budhha Theme

By Raman Kumar Mandal Two days philatelic exhibition CHAMPEX 2018 concluded on 4th February 2018 at Motihari,Bihar.A special cover released on Budhha theme on concluding day.The cover depicts Kesaria Stupa.

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India Post Issued Stamps on Potter’s Wheel

India Post has released a set of two stamps and a miniature sheet on Potters wheel on 26th January 2018.Stamps are based on paintings of winners of a stamp design contest organized by India Post last year.

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Drone Carried Postcards at Mahapex 2018 Pune

Drone, Segway steal the spotlight at state-level philately exhibition “We’re just showing that it can be done,” said regional postmaster-general Ganesh Sawaleshwarkarl  as technicians guided a drone carrying a few postcards towards the Swargate post office. The effort was being undertaken before … Continue reading

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Two Cancellations on Same Stamp Issue from Same Philatelic Bureau

By Sudhir Jain Two FDCs of Acharya Gyansagar Ji Stamp issued on 10.09.2013 both having first day cancellation of Agartala(Tripura) GPO but in different designs. How it is possible?

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Odisha Seeks Early Release Of Paika Rebellion Commemorative Postage Stamp

Odisha government on urged the Centre for immediate release of the commemorative postage stamp on Paika Rebellion. In a letter to Union Minister of Communications, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik sought urgent measures for the release of the postage stamp. Official … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dr. Shambhunath Singh

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Dr. Shambhunath Singh  on 26th December  2017. Dr. Shambhunath Singh (17 June 1916-3 September 1991) born at Devaria UP. He was a poet,writer and social activist.His main books are-Roop Rashmi,Chhayalok and  Waqt ki … Continue reading

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