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New Stamp Sheets from Liechtenstein

Famous Trains Special combination mini-sheet of 10,Issue Date: 17.02.2017 Legendary Motorcycles Small set of 10 stamps in combined print,Issue Date: 17.02.2017 Outdoor Sport The jury was impressed by the sheer number and quality of the photos entered and in an anonymous evaluation … Continue reading

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Launch Of `My Stamp’ At Hawa Mahal

This might just revive the dying art of letter writing.On `World Tourism Day’ on Sunday, the department of posts, which operates under the country’s central postal department `India Post’, will initiate the scheme `My Stamp’ at Hawa Mahal in the … Continue reading

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South Africa Issued Stamps on Firefighters

The artwork for the set of eight stamps was done by Jaco Botha, a graphic design student at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT). The TUT graphic design department incorporated the stamp design project into their curriculum.Stamps depicts firefighters’ uniforms, … Continue reading

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Now, Order ‘My stamp’ Online at Chennai

Getting one’s personalised stamp has just become easier. The Department of Posts has introduced the facility to order ‘My Stamp’ online.Until now, customers had to visit the Philately Bureau on Anna Road to order for ‘My Stamp’ – an initiative … Continue reading

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Malta Reprint Definitive Stamps

Malta Post has announced that the €0.01, €0.02 and €0.05 stamps of the Definitive Issue have been reprinted.This reprint consists of 500,000 of each stamp, in sheets of 10 stamps bearing sheet numbers as follows: €0.01 stamp 160001-210000, €0.02 stamp … Continue reading

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Apathy towards Indian Philatelists

By Anil Kr Pujara India Post released 2 commemorative stamps on 30th April . Both the issues have got traffic lights at 4th stamps. There are big number of collectors who collect block of 4. More precisely there is big … Continue reading

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Royal Mail:Titanic Commemorated on 10 Stamps 

Titanic and Royal Mail are closely interlinked, as the ship was commissioned to carry mail and so the letters RMS (Royal Mail Ship) were used in the ship’s name.On 10 April 1912, when the grand new White Star Line liner … Continue reading

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Perforation Error in Rajiv Gandhi Stamp Sheet

By Vijay Kumar Jain Images of erroneous sheet of Rajiv Gandhi stamp (definitive).It is apparent that the perforation is vertically displaced.500 and BHARAT are intersected by the perforation of stamp sheet.

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USPS will Honor Jimi Hendrix with Postage Stamp

United States Postal Service will issue a stamp on 13th March 2014  paying tribute to Jimi Hendrix as the latest installment of its Music Icons series.  The stamp will feature a colorful original painting of the late guitar legend performing that was created … Continue reading

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Belgium Issued Stamps on Unusual Flora : Plants of the Botanical Garden of Meise

Belgium has issued a sheet of 5 stamps under the series “Unusual flora” featuring some plants of the Botanical Garden of Meise. The plants featured on stamps are: Titan arum (Amorphophallus), Pebble plant (Lithops), Monkey cups (Nepenthes), Ant-house plant(Myrmecodia) and Jade wine (Strongylodon).The Botanical Garden of Meise is one of … Continue reading

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