18 Aug 2018  Sat

The more we sweat in peace the less we bleed in war

- Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit

The creator made the loveliest thing after women, is a flower. But when that lovely flower has the strength to scarify itself i...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

A 1792 gold eagle George Washington coin was sold for $1.7 million by Heritage Auctions, the proceeds of which will be donated for a charitable cause.

Experts believe that the coin was handed over to George Washingt...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

China released a postage stamp to celebrate the lunar year of the pig. The image on the stamps hints at the fact that the country might be looking at changing its family-planning policy. The stamp features a cartoonish pig fa...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

Bundi was a Princely State during the British rule in India. It is located in the northwest part of Rajasthan. It is situated in the narrow valley within the Aravalli Hills in Rajasthan. The fortress of the state was built on...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

This copper Paisa was issued form the Princely State Jaipur in the name of Mughal Emperor Shah Alam II during the 47th year of his reign.

Jaipur was a Princely State in British India from 1128 to 1947 CE. It was rul...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

The Wolverine of northern Eurasia and North America, it is also called as Marten Bear or the Gulo Gulo. This bear-like creature is a night active and soil inhabitant. It is on the red list of endangered species and on many pa...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

‘Allegory of Flight’ Stamps of Lithuania refer to the 2nd issue of Airmail stamps issued by Lithuania Post.

Pictorial Lithuania stamps, for postage on airmail letters, were first issued in June 1921. Five months...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

First Commemorative Stamps of Lithuania were issued on 16th February 1920. A set of eleven stamps were issued to celebrate the Second Anniversary of National Independence.

During the 14th Century, the Grand Duchy of...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

Pandit Vishnu Digambar Paluskar was the pioneer to establish Gandharva Mahavidyalaya. He sang the original version of the bhajan Raghupati Raghava Raja Ram and starts a degree course in Indian classical music. He was an Insti...

18 Aug 2018  Sat

The history of Jaisalmer is dated back to the medieval period when the golden city was founded by Rajput chief Rawal Jaisal, after whom both the city and the state were named. Like Jaipur, Jaisalmer too reached its highest pe...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Adolph A. Weinman’s Walking Liberty Half dollar of 1916 to 1947 is so popular that its obverse design was used again for the 1986 American Eagle silver bullion program. A gold .999 fine version was also issued in 2016 to ce...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Jahandar Shah ruled the Mughal Empire from 1712 CE until 1713 CE. He sat on the Mughal throne after the death of his father Bahadur Shah in the year 1712 CE. After the death of Bahadur Shah all his four his namely Jahandar Sh...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Music soothes our souls. It’s hard to find a person who doesn’t like music. To commemorate and celebrate music and famous bands and songs, Australia has issued stamps. From the hard rock to the pure pop, ten hit songs of ...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Part II of the Joel R. Anderson Collection is being offered for sale by Stacks Bowers since 16th August. The collection contains several examples of the extremely rare Silver Certificates of Deposit of the series of 1878 and ...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Sikandar Shah Suri was the 6th ruler of Sur or Suri Dynasty. Suri Dynasty was one of the most powerful dynasties during the medieval period in Indian; it was founded by Sher Shah Suri.

The real name of Sikandar Shah...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

The Principality of Liechtenstein is a landlocked alpine country, bordered by Switzerland to the west and south and by Austria to the east and north. Until 1918, the Principality of Liechtenstein was part of the Austrian Empi...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

The independent issue of Liechtenstein began in the year 1945. Liechtenstein stamps are among the most beautifully designed of any other country in Europe. In the year 1949 two more beautiful stamps were added to this series....

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Royal Mail released a set of 10 stamps on 16th August to celebrate the 250th anniversary of a voyage led by British navigator and explorer Capt. James Cook. Three se-tenant pairs and four stamps in a souvenir sheet were relea...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Comic and caricaturist are deeply immersed in the Israel culture which gives an amusing way to convey message and presents a beautiful and sarcastic perception. Hence, to celebrate its 70 years of independence Israel Post has...

17 Aug 2018  Fri

Bundi is located in northwest part of Rajasthan. It was founded by the Chauhan Rajput, Rao Dewa in 1342 AD. The Rajputs of Bundi were called ‘Rao’ but they were later titled as ‘Raja’ by the Mughal. This state faced m...