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India Post Issued Stamps on Telugu Saints and Poets

India Post has released a set of three stamps on poets and saints of Andhra Pradesh  on 26th April 2017. Atukuri Molla (1440–1530) was a  Telugu poet who authored the Telugu-language Ramayana  . Identified by her caste, she was popularly known as … Continue reading

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 Was India Post there in Stone Age?

By Anil Kr Pujara Recently I received a very beautiful special cover issued by Jharkhand circle. The theme is forests of Jharkhand. Indeed the cover is good and makes value addition in the thematic collection. But surprisingly the date of … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on Badri Tulsi Ban Tulsi

Date of Release:4 March 2017,Dehradun This special cover was released at Dehradun on 4th March 2017 on the occasion of Spring Festival at Raj Bhawan. The Origano plant is considered sacred as its leaves and flowers are offered at the … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Coffee Flavoured Stamp

By Suresh Rao India Post has released a coffee flavoured miniature sheet of stamp (100 Rs.) on 23rd April 2017.Commerse Minister Nirmala Sitaraman released the stamp at Bengalure.Price of FDC of this stamp is 110 Rs. The saga of Indian … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released on INS Rajali

INS Rajali, also informally known as Arakkonam Naval Air Station, is an Indian Naval Station   located near  Arakkonam in Tamilnadu . It has the longest military runway in Asia   The airfield at Arakkonam was constructed in early 1942, for use by … Continue reading

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Stamp and MS Issued on Bharat Ratna Bhimrao Ambedkar Institute of Telecom Training

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp (denomination 15 Rs.) and a miniature sheet on Bharat Ratna Bhimrao Ambedkar Institute of Telecom Training Jabalpur. Instistute had its origin at Calcutta where it initially started functioning in the 1920 as Telecom Training … Continue reading

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Special Covers:Katakpex 2017

Dhabaleshwar Setu Date of Release:20 January 2017,Cuttack Ravenshaw University Date of Release:20 January 2017,Cuttack Ruchi Foodline Date of Release:21 January 2017,Cuttack

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Special Cover:Hydpex 2017

District level Philatelic exhibition Hyderabad.

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Special Cover Released on Kosa Fabric of Chhattisgarh

Kosa silk is obtained from an Indian silkworm – Antheraea mylitta and is a variety of Tussar silk. It is drawn out of cocoons which are especially grown on specific trees known as Arjun, Saja and Sal. Kosa silk is … Continue reading

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Special Cover Released to Commemorate 70 Years of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI

Date of Release:18th  February 2017,Ernakulam The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute was established by Government of India on February 3rd 1947 under the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and later it joined the ICAR family in 1967. During the course … Continue reading

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