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Maldives Issued Stamps on Means of Transport (1)

Maldives has issued ten different stamp sets on transport theme on 2nd December 2013.This issue includes stamps on High speed trains,Sea Planes, Space Tourism,Fire Engines,Concorde,Formula 1,The History of Automobile,Rescue Boats,Yuri Gagarin and Steam Trains.To be continued…….

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India Post Issued Stamps on Two Railway Workshops

The Minister of State for Railways, Shri Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury releasing the Commemorative Postal Stamp/ First Day Cover on completion of 150 years of Kanchrapara Workshop and Jamalpur Workshop of Eastern Railway, at a function at Sealdah station, Kolkata on … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Historic Railway Stations

Australia has issued four stamps on historic railway stations.In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, railways played an important role in transforming Australia into a nation by establishing a network of communications and trade throughout the continent.When American writer … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Austria

Classic Costumes – Costume Gmunden This special issue is the first in the new series \”Classic costumes\” – a series so that combines traditionalism, local ties, fashion and everyday life in contemporary interpretation and corresponding thereto imagery in interesting ways. … Continue reading

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Odisha:KENDUPEX-2013 Special Cover\’s

District level Philatelic Exhibition, KENDUPEX-2013 was inaugurated by P.K.Bisoi, PMG, Samablpur Region on 29.01.2013 and the Valedictory ceremony was attended by Shri P.K.Bisoi, PMG, Shri Badrinarayan Patra, Minister for Higher Education, Odisha, Shri Prabhanjan Pattanayak, Chairman, Keonjhargarh Municipality, Shri R.N.Pradhan, Retired SSPOs, Shri L.K.Sethy, retired APMG, Shri A.K.Nayak, President, Keonjhar … Continue reading

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USA:New Stamp Released on 100 Year’s of Grand Central

The US Postal service has issued a stamp on 100 year’s of New York’s  Grand Central Terminal .  Centennial souvenirs can be found at the post office, where the USPS is now offering its Grand Central Terminal Express Mail stamp, featuring … Continue reading

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Royal Mail will Issue New Stamps on London Underground

Date of Issue:9th January 2013 The Mint Stamps feature lithographs, illustrations and photographs depicting the journey of the London Underground from 1863 to the present day and are brought to you in pristine condition. The Miniature Sheet comprises four stamps, each … Continue reading

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Austria:New Stamp on 175 Years of Railways

Austria has issued a stamp to commemorate the 175th anniversary of railways in Austria. The motif of this ˆ 0.90 stamp shows the anniversary train branded specially for this occasion, a modern OeBB Railjet.

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Locomotives of Indian Railways

By R.K.Mishra

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on 150 Years of London Underground

Royal Mail will issuee 10 stamps on 9th Jan 2013 on World\’s oldest underground network Theme of these stamps is \’the Tube\’ and iconic London Underground posters It\’s the oldest and one of the most famous railway networks in the world, now … Continue reading

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