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Pakistan Issued Stamps on Victory in Champions Trophy

Pakistan has issued  a set of three commemorative stamps  and a souvenir sheet to commemorate the historic victory of Pakistan cricket team in the Champions Trophy. The stamps were launched at an impressive ceremony at the Gaddafi Stadium, which was attended … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage Korea post will issue 2 UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage stamps on 27th October 2017. Namsadag – Deolmi 2. Namsadang – Pungmul Pyeongchang 2018 Commemorating The Olympic Winter Games Pyeongchang 2018 Korea is issuing a set of … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamp on Florian Albert

In Hungary in the period following the early 1950s when the Mighty Magyars, the Golden Team, assailed the peaks of the sport, the question arose of whether there would or could ever be a new generation – or even a … Continue reading

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Canada Post Issued “Ultimate Six” tamps

Canada Post is celebrating the best players to ever don NHL jerseys with its 2017 Canadian Hockey Legends stamp collection. The “Ultimate Six” being honoured with their own stamps during this, the NHL’s centennial, include Maurice “Rocket” Richard, Jean Béliveau, … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Sports Theme

Taiwan : Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade A total of eight stamps will be featured, with four priced at NT$5 (£0.13/$0.16/€0.14) and the remaining half costing NT$15 (£0.38/$0.49/€0.42).The stamps will feature the eight most popular sports the host nation will compete … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on Handball

The first World Handball Championship for men was held in 1938 and for women in 1957. Handball, only for men, was included in the Olympic Games in Berlin in 1936, but shortly after these games it was excluded. Handball was … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

World Wrestling Championships 2017 The World Championship of wrestling takes place in Paris this year from 21 to 28 August. The French Federation of Strong Struggle of the 6 medals obtained during the last four editions of the Olympic Games … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

The Forbidden City in Monaco The major exhibition event of the summer at the Grimaldi Forum will be devoted to “The Forbidden City in Monaco: Imperial Court Life in China”. From 14 July to 10 September, the Forbidden City, the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

100 Years of  FSCL At last, in 1917 after several unsuccessful attempts to found an association, the “Fédération des Sociétés Cyclistes Luxembourgeoises (FSCL)” [Luxembourgish Cycling Federation] was born. Founding members hailed from clubs from Hollerich, Kayl, Mamer, Monnerich, Mühlenbach, Schifflingen, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

25 Years of The Constitution After the restoration of the independence of the state the Supreme Council of the Republic of Estonia formed a 60-member Constitutional Assembly that included an equal number of members of the Supreme Council and of … Continue reading

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