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Burkina Faso Issued Stamp on Philatelic Hub

Burkina Faso and several other African countries have launched an online philatelic shop  to showcase their stamps and philatelic material. The stamp depicts map  and id of shop.

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Spain  Issued Stamp on World Food Programme

Spain issued a stamp on 4th June 2015 on the World Food Programme (WFP). The stamp depicts a world map made of food-producing seeds and a hand with a double symbolism is recreated; on the one hand, it works for … Continue reading

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Hong Kong will Issue Stamps on Basic Law

Hong Kong Post will issue a set of commemorative stamps on 2nd April  for the 25th anniversary of the Basic Law’s promulgation. Adopted on April 4, 1990, by the 7th National People’s Congress of China and implemented on July 1, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

Estonian Art Museum The work of the painter Herbert Lukk (1892-1919) is not very numerous, but it speaks to us about an exceptional and bold artist who has made a major contribution to colour. Episodes from his short life are … Continue reading

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Stamps Released on Maps of Cocos Islands

The first European sighting of the Cocos (Keeling) Islands is thought to have been in 1609, by Englishman Captain William Keeling of the East India Company. Soon after, the two atolls that comprise the islands started to appear on maps.These … Continue reading

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Myanmar:Stamp Released on 65th Independence Day

Myanmar Post has issued a stamp to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Independence Day.Myanmar celebrated the 65th anniversary of its independence from British rule in capital Naypyitaw on Friday, 4 of January. As showed Myanmar state television, thousands of military, … Continue reading

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First Day Covers of Definitive stamps of Post-Independence period:3rd Series

By Dr.Pradeep Jain 3rd series on Map of India- On 1st April 1957 and 7th May 58 This series was introduced after introduction of new decimal coinage currency system ie 1 rupee = 100 naye paise.On these design Andaman Nicobar and … Continue reading

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