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Philamirror in German Philatelic Journal

Senior philatelist of Germany Wolfgang Beyer is a serious collector of Indian stamps.He exhibits Indian stamps in many german philatelic exhibitions.Recently leading philatelic Journal of Germany  DBZ of Germany(in german language) published an article about philatelic cooperation between India and … Continue reading

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New Swiss Stamp on 125 Years of the USPS

On 26 October 2015, the Union of Swiss Philatelic Societies (USPS) will be celebrating its 125th anniversary. The first collectors’ clubs began forming in Switzerland in the early 1880s. It was soon realized that it would be useful to create an … Continue reading

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Singapore Issued Stamps on SEA Games

Singapore is issuing stamps on 5th June 2015 featuring the 28th SEA Games official mascot, Nila.Designed by graphic designer Wong Wui Kong, SingPost said the 28th SEA Games stamp issue will be treasured memento for sport enthusiasts and stamp collectors. … Continue reading

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Jainism Philately Group Formed and Two Special Covers Release At Indipex2011

By Sudhir Jain During the World Philatelic Exhibition INDIPEX 2011, a meeting of Philatelists collecting Jainism and allied themes was organised on 15th Feb. 2011 at the main exhibition Hall No. 11. 43 stamp collectors from all over India attended … Continue reading

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Australia Post’s Air Force Aviation Commemorative Stamp Issued

The sky’s the limit for military aviation enthusiasts and stamp collectors, with Australia Post’s Air Force Aviation commemorative stamp issue. Chief of Air Force Air Marshal Mark Binksin, AO, said this was a very timely partnership for Air Force, as it … Continue reading

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INDIPEX2011:Two Issues Related With Legendary Heroines Of India Stamps,FDCs,& MS

By Sudhir Jain India Post had issued set of six stamps on Legendary Heroines of India on 13th February 2011 during INDIPEX-2011. Design of these stamps is not as beautiful as these heroines were. But design is not the subject … Continue reading

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INDIPEX2011:Closure Without Any Ceremony!At Last India Post Got Relief-Day07

Live Report From INDIPEX 2011 Pragati Maidan New Delhi By Anil K R Pujara, Anurag, Virendar, Abishek Jalan NO SURPRISE! The Indipex 2011 concluded without any closing ceremony!! The Last day of the international event, the 6th World Philatelic Exhibition, … Continue reading

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Philately,Stamps Collectors & Stamp Dealers in Nazi Germany

William Cochrane of PhilatelicDatabaseDotCom came across this fascinating article in the “Australian Stamp Monthly” (November 1, 1937). It talks of the arrest of stamp dealers in Germany, philatelic trade reorganisation, a ban on Danish welfare stamps and the National Philatelic Exhibition, held … Continue reading

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The \”Do’s & Dont’s \” For Stamp Collectors

Those who continue collecting beyond their school days find it an exciting and reliable escape from this hum-drum world of ours. There are few other hobbies so wide open, so full of freedom of development along the lines of your … Continue reading

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