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Postage Stamps of Hyderabad

By Sunil Mungara The Nizam government had set a rare record not only in printing its own currency and minting coins, but also managing its own post offices. It was the only princely state in the British empire to print its … Continue reading

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New Italian Postmark on Hedgehog

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh(German Philatelic Federation) The postmark featuring Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)will be issued on 25th  Novermber  2017 from 09091 ALES, ITALY.

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Interesting Coincidence: Similarity in Date of Release and Pincode

By M.Gulrez This private cover was commercially used from Allahabad High Court post office on 21.10.17 .The pin code of ‘Allahabad High Court’ post office is also 211017.

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Malaysia launches Special Stamps for Deepavali

Malaysia Bhd has released its fourth ‘Festival Food’ series comprising stamps and other products to highlight the upcoming Festival of Lights or Deepavali celebration.The fourth edition stamps feature festive foods that are usually being enjoyed during Deepavali including Vadai, Muruku, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Faroes Islands

Franking Labels The new franking labels were designed by graphic artist Miriam Hinz. Miriam has in recent years worked on the design of new Faroese posters. She designs the posters with the aid of a computer, drawing ideas from Faroese … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Croatia

Autism: Living in their Own World Autism is a condition where a child (or an adult) experiences the world in a way that significantly differs compared to other people. The basic characteristics of persons with disabilities from the autism spectrum … Continue reading

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Stamp Design Contest for Children’s Day Stamps

India Post is organizing a contest to design stamps for this years childrens day.Theme of the stamps will be nest.  

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Belize -Mexico Joint Stamp Issue

The new set of postage stamps, is commemorating  35 years of diplomatic relations and friendship shared between Belize and Mexico. The release of the new stamp issue symbolizes the strong ties of friendship and cooperation that unite the peoples and … Continue reading

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Winners of Letter Writing Competition

India Post has announced the result of National letter writing competition .Prizes were given to the winners on 2nd October 2017.Theme of the competition was Dhai Akhar Prem.  

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Monthly meeting of Central India Philatelic Society

By SudhirJain Monthly meeting of Central India Philatelic Society organized on 1st Oct. 2017 at Satna (M. P.). It was Decided in the meeting that a Philatelic & Numismatic Exhibition will be organized  in the month of November 2017.Secretary Sudhir Jain displayed … Continue reading

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