September 17, 2014

Kannada Sahithya Parishath.

A Special cover was released on 17th August 2014 to commemorate Centenary celebrations of Kannada Sahithya Parishathu at Dharwad.

 

September 16, 2014

Recent Special Covers from AP Circle (2)


Special cover released on 24th July 2014 on Lepakshi Handicrafts.

Special cover released on 25th July 2014 on Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment guarantee Act on the occasion of Appex - 2014.

Special cover released on 25th July 2014 on the occasion of Appex - 2014 depicting Wild Life Sanctuary, Coringa.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivanduram.

September 15, 2014

Recent Special Covers from AP Circle (1)

Special cover released on 3rd June 2014 to celebrate a decade of Qadir Ali Baig Theatre Foundation and its Theatre Revival movement.

Special cover released on 1st July 2014 on centenary batch of Foundation Course for Agricultural Research Service.

Special cover released on 24th July 2014 on Textile Craft of Machilipatnam.

Special cover released on 26th July 2014 to celebrate the world record of Malavath Poorna, aged 13 years who became the youngest ever to conquer Mt. Everest on 25.05.2014.

Special cover released on 26th July 2014 to celebrate the world record of Malavath Poorna, and a Dalit boy who became the first student mountaineers from Hyderabad who conquered  Mt. Everest on 25.05.2014.

Courtesy: Sreejesh krishnan, Trivanduram.

September 14, 2014

Suez Canal stamp by Egyptian Post.

A set of  three se-tenant £2 stamps featuring Suez Canal were issued on 5th Aug. 2014 to coincide with the Egyptian government’s announcement of its plans to build a new Suez Canal next to the existing canal. But one of the stamp is said to have the picture of Panama Canal wrongly shown as Suez canal.

For further news: Linns.com

September 13, 2014

Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering.

India Post released a special cover to celebrate the decennial year of  Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering on 22nd August 2014 at kochi.

School of Marine Engineering of Cochin University is named after Kunjali Marakkar, as a tribute to the valiant chief of King Zamorin of  Kozhikode, who fought against Portuguese colonialism erstwhile malabar coast during 16th century.

Cover Code: KL-11/2014
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Trivanduram.

September 12, 2014

PM Narendra Modi's visit to Nepal.

Commemorative covers issued by the Postal Authorities in Nepal to commemorate the visit of our Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Nepal.


Courtesy: Ramesh Shet, Kundapura. For further details contact : 919482772682

Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias

Russian Post released a stamp of Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias, President of Venezuela on 28th July 2014.

The stamp depicts a portrait of Hugo Chavez against the backdrop of a waving flag of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

September 10, 2014

Joint Issue by Russia and Bulgaria - Tradition and Modernity

Russian Federation issued a joint stamp with Republic of Bulgaria on 7th July 2014 to celebrate their diplomatic relations. The stamp depicts flags of Russia and Bulgaria.


September 8, 2014

Medals for defensive battles.

Russian Post released a set of 4 stamp on 7th July 2014,  on the series "Medals for defensive battles". The stamps depict the medal "For the Defense of Leningrad", "For the Defense of Sevastopol", "For the defense of Stalingrad", "For the defense of Moscow."


September 6, 2014

Gold medal "Hero of Labor of the Russian Federation"

Russian Post released a stamp depicting Gold medal "Hero of Labor of the Russian Federation" on 7th July 2014.

September 5, 2014

Baikal-Amur Mainline.

Russian Post released a souvenir sheet on the Baikal-Amur mainline on 2nd July 2014.Baikal-Amur Mainline (BAM) - one of the largest railroads in the world, runs through the territory of the Irkutsk region, the Trans-Baikal Territory, Amur Region, the Republic of Buryatia and Sakha (Yakutia), the Khabarovsk Territory.

The stamp depicts the locomotive "Ermak" with mountains in the background and the map of the Baikal-Amur Mainline railway stations.

September 3, 2014

Indian Musicians.

India Post released a Set of 8 stamp on Indian Musicians on 3rd September 2014 to pay tribute to legendary maestros of Indian Classical Music.Music has always been an important aspect of Indian life. Indian Classical Music is of two types, Hindustani and Carnatic Music. Hindustani music is mainly found in North India and Carnatic in South India.

The stamps released depict the legendary maestros like: Ravi Shankar, Bhimsen Joshi, D.K.Pattammal, Gangubai Hanagal, Kumar Gandharva, Vilayat Khan, Mallikarjun Mansur, and Ali Akbar Khan.