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Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Afghanistan

Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan Afghanistan issued this stamp in 1989. Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan (1890-1988) was an Indian freedom fighter from the North-West Frontier province (now in Pakistan) who opposed the British Rule in India. He was a close friend … Continue reading

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On Foreign Policy and Philately

By Andrew Selth When subjects like soft power and public diplomacy are discussed in forums like this, few people have postage stamps in mind, but there has long been a close connection between philately and foreign policy. In themselves, stamps express … Continue reading

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New Stamp on SARC by Afghanistan

By Anurag Afghanistan has a long philatelic history but due to internal region this newest member of SARC is not able to issuing much stamps. This year Afghanistan has not issued any stamp so far .In 2012 Afghan Post released … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts About Stamps

By Anurag The first Commonwealth Country to issue a stamp specifically for postage on Christmas greetings cards was Australia in 1957. The first stamps issued specifically for postage on Christmas greeting cards appeared in Austria in December 1937. The first … Continue reading

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