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India Post Issued Stamp on Babu Banarsi Das

India Post has today issued a commemorative postage stamp on Babu Banarsi Das (1912-1985) .He was  Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh . Banarsi Das was member of Indian Parliament from Bulandshahar   from 1977 to 1979. Banarasi Das was born … Continue reading

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India Post:New Stamp on Ekalavya

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Ekalavya on 27 Dec 2013. Ekalavya  is a character from the  Hindu epic, the  Mahabharat. He was a young prince of the Nishadha,  a confederation of jungle tribes in Ancient India. … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Gulab Singh Lodhi

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on Gulab Singh Lodhi on 23rd December 2013. Lodhi, a resident of Unnao UP , was a freedom fighter shot dead by a British officer in August 1935 in Lucknow when he … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Beant Singh

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Beant Singh (19 February 1922 – 31 August 1995) today.Prime Minister Dr.Man Mohan Singh  released this stamp at Delhi.Beant Singh  was an Indian National Congress   politician and the Chief Minister of Punjab from … Continue reading

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First Day Commercially Used Sheetlet Cover of Sachin Tendulkar

By Anil Kr Pujara Probably the only  first day commercially used Sheetlet cover of Sachin Tendulkar. Picture Postcards on Sachin Tendulkar

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Stamp Released on State Visit of Emperror and Empress of Japan to India

India Post has issued a commemorative postage stamp on The Visit of Emperor and Empress of Japan on 5 December 2013. In his first visit to any South Asian country after taking over the throne in 1990, Japan\’s Emperor Akihito and … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Sathya Sai Baba

India Post has released a commemorative Postage stamp on Sathya Sai Baba today.Śri Sathya Sai Baba (born as Sathyanarayana Raju; 23 November 1926 – 24 April 2011) was an Indian guru. He claimed to be the  reincarnation of Sai Baba of Shirdi  , who was also … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Intelligence Bureau Today

The Intelligence Bureau (IB) is India\’s internal  Intelligence  agency and reputedly the world\’s oldest intelligence agency. It was recast as the Central Intelligence Bureau in 1947 under the  Ministry of Home Affairs . The reason for the perception may be because, in 1885, … Continue reading

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Commemorative Postage Stamp Released on 175 Years of Times of India

The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee today released the commemorative stamp during the 175th Year Celebrations of Times of India, at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi on November 13, 2013.  The Times of India (TOI) is an English   daily newspaper. … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on CBI

India Post  today issued a commemorative postage stamp on 50 Years of CBI today.The Prime Minister Dr.Man Mohan Singh released this stamp at New Delhi in a function.The Central Bureau of Investigation traces its origin to the Special Police Establishment … Continue reading

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