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New Stamps Released on Olympic 2018 Games

Monaco The 23rd Winter Olympic Games will be held in PyeongChang, South Korea, from 9 to 25 February 2018. There will be 102 events in 15 disciplones. The Monegasque delegation will consist of athletes repsresenting bobsleigh and downhill skiing. Issue … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Grace Kelly Movies:Green Fire “Green Fire,” an American film directed in 1954 by Andrew Marton, was not a commercial success. However, it has all the charm of old adventure films and appealed to audiences because of the magnificent Colombian landscapes … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued Stamp on 2018 Olympic

The XXIII Olympic Winter Games will take place from 9 to 25 February 2018 in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Four new disciplines in existing sports will be introduced in Pyeongchang, including big air snowboarding, mixed doubles curling, mass start speed skating … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamp on Dr Talimeren Ao: The First Captain of the Indian Football Team

By Sharda Ugra India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on Dr.Talimeren Ao on 28th January 2018.For a very long time, he has only been a quiz question – name the first captain of the Indian football team. Quiz geeks … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Olympic Games

Canada The Women in Winter Sports stamp issue commemorates six remarkable athletes in five beautiful stamps: Gaudet; Sharon and Shirley Firth (cross-country skiing); Danielle Goyette (hockey); Nancy Greene (alpine skiing); and Clara Hughes (cycling and speed skating). Slovakia The stamp … Continue reading

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Korea Issued Stamps on Mascots of the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games

South Korea will host the Winter Olympics from 9-25 February 2018, and the Paralympics from 9-18 March 2018.Soohorang, the white tiger mascot of the Pyeongchang Olympics, is shown participating in different winter sports on stamps.

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Olympic 2018 The 23rd Winter Olympics will be held in the city of Pyeongchang in South Korea from 9 to 25 February 2018. After the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, these are the second Olympic Games to be held in … Continue reading

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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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