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New Stamps and Postmarks from Korea

By Wolfgang Beyer Postmark:Nature in DMZ(2ND) Issue Date : 5th June 2017 MUJU World Taekwondo Championship Issue Date : 16th June  2017 Modern Korean Figures(Novelists) Issue Date: 27th June 2017

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Stamps and Miniature Sheet Released on Eminent Indian Writers

India Post has issued a set of 5 stamps (10 Rs each) and a miniature sheet (50 Rs) on eminent Hindi,Urdu,Punjabi and Kannad writers on 31st May 2017.Stamps depicts images of Balwant Gargi,K.V.Puttappa,Shrilal Shukla,Bhishm Sahni,krishan Chander. K.V.Puttappa :Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa, … Continue reading

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Stamps and Miniature Sheet Released on Indian Writers

India Post has issued a set of 5 stamps on eminent Hindi,Urdu,Punjabi and Kannad writers on 31st May 2017.Stamps depicts images of Balwant Gargi,K.V.Puttappa,Shrilal Shukla,Bhishm Sahni,krishan Chander. K.V.Puttappa :Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa, popularly known by the nickname Kuvempu or by K. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

150th Birth Anniversary of Blasco Ibañez Blasco Ibañez was a writer, politician and Spanish journalist. The work of Blasco Ibáñez could be cataloged within the literary naturalism but always with costumbristas and regionalist touches, sometimes of historical character and others … Continue reading

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Royal Mail: Beatrix Potter Stamp Issue

Royal Mail has issued stamps on  one of Britain’s greatest ever children’s authors – Beatrix Potter. Her charming  Beatrix Potter books have delighted generations across the world.

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Malaysia Issued Stamps on National Laureates

Malaysia issued its National Laureates stamp series at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS), in conjunction with the International Book Fair Kuala Lumpur 2016.This first stamp series will feature three of Malaysia’s renowned national laureates, namely Kamaluddin Muhammad (Keris … Continue reading

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Stamp Released on Gujrati Writer Govardhanram Tripathi

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on noted Gujrati writer Govardhanram Tripathi.Chief Minister of Gujrat Anandi Ben Patel released the stamp on 27th April 2016.Tripathi  was born in Nadiad, India on 20 October 1855 on the day of … Continue reading

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Royal Mail Issued Stamps on 400th Death Anniversary of Shakespeare

The Royal Mail has issued 10 first class stamps on 5th April 2016 featuring phrases from his plays and sonnets.Quotations on the stamps are from plays including Hamlet, Macbeth and Romeo And Juliet.

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New Stamps from Austria

400 Years of the Austrian Archducal Hat In 2016 the actual crown of Austria will be 400 years old, and Austrian Post is celebrating this anniversary by issuing a commemorative stamp. Although called a hat, this is, in fact, the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Nehama Pohatchevsky and Zelda Author Nehama Pohatchevsky ( 1869-1934 ) wrote about the lives of the pioneers and about building the national Jewish homeland in Eretz Israel, focusing on the struggles of the “new woman” in the newly developing Jewish … Continue reading

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