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New Stamps from Spain

MCCLV Anniversary of the Battle of Victory On the first Friday of May, each year, the city of Jaca celebrates an ancestral feast, commemorating the battle of the Llanos de la Victoria, which took place around 760 and which confronted … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Childhood Games The bicycle is illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 3.50 and is the preferred vehicle of little ones.  “It’s made to be hit, / Hit it soft or hit it hard, / With your foot or your … Continue reading

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New Irish Stamps on Classic Game Characters

This morning, Irish postal service An Post unveiled a new line of licensed stamps featuring classic game characters. The four stamps take letters, packages, and parcels back to gaming’s early days, featuring Sonic the Hedgehog, Mario, Pac Man, and Space … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Violins that Survived the Holocaust Music has always been a part of life in Jewish communities throughout the world, at family events such as weddings and special events in the synagogue. The violin was favored by Jews even before the … Continue reading

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Turkey:New Stamps on 2013 Mersin XVIIth Mediterranean Games

Turkish post issued a sheet of four stamps dedicated to the 2013 Mediterranean Games in Mersin.The 2013 Mediterranean Games, officially known as the XVII Mediterranean Games, is an international multi-sport event due to be held in the tradition of the … Continue reading

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Italy Issued Centennial Stamp on Italian Sport ¨C 12¡ä Dinghy

Italian post issued a stamp commemorating the 100th anniversary of foundation of 12¡ä Dinghy (12 foot dinghy). The stamp features a vintage sailing boat Dinghy 12 ¡® in the foreground on the left, and a series of modern boats of … Continue reading

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Israel: The 19th Maccabiah Stamp Issue

The 19th Maccabiah, the largest games to date, will take place in July 2013, highlighting the vivaciousness and vibrancy of Jewish and Zionist sports and the widespread activity of the Maccabi World Union, organizer of the world’s third largest sporting … Continue reading

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Krishna Poonia Conferred with Padma Shri Award

Krishna Poonia  conferred with the Padma Shri awards on 1st April 2011. President Pratibha Patil presented the award at a function at the Rashtrapati Bhawan which was attended by Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, several union ministers … Continue reading

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Slovakia:Stamp on Ice Hockey

Slovakia post issued a set of stamps to commemorate Ice Hockey World Championship2011 on 25th March.

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Russia Issues Sochi 2014 stamp

Stamp collectors in Russia have got a good chance to become the first owners of the Sochi (Russia) – Capital of the 22nd Olympic Games 2014 stamp. A memorable seal stamp set ceremony was held simultaneously in Moscow and Sochi.Since … Continue reading

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