11 Oct 2018  Thu

On the occasion of the First Anniversary of Independence Biafra a secessionist state in West Africa issued a very unique stamp with a picture of a banknote on it.

This new and tiny state formed on 30 May 1967 celebr...

11 Oct 2018  Thu

A girl is a sister, daughter and a mother and in some parts, it is regarded as a Goddess too. But in some times the condition of girls are worrisome. Some are killed in the womb, some are not allowed to go to college, some ge...

11 Oct 2018  Thu

The Malwa Sultanate was a late medieval independent Sultanate of the Turkish origin in the Malwa region. In the present-day, it is located in the Madhya Pradesh state of India. It was founded by Dilawar Khan Ghori, the govern...

11 Oct 2018  Thu

The National Association of the State Police of Italy was established in 1968. On 11th September, the Italian Mint released a special 5-Euro Coin to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of this Association.

The obverse o...

11 Oct 2018  Thu

USPS is promoting their Breast Cancer Research Stamps during Breast Cancer Awareness Month which is observed in October. The stamp features the texts “Fund the Fight” and “Find a Cure” along with a depiction of Godde...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

The Royal Mint released special £2 coins called Modern Prometheus, in different varieties to celebrate 200 years of Mary Shelley’s horror classic Frankenstein. The reverse features the text Frankenstein in a spiked font, c...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

Bosnia and Herzegovina is a country on the Balkan Peninsula in south-eastern Europe. Its countryside is home to medieval villages, rivers and lakes, plus the craggy Dinaric Alps. The National capital of Sarajevo has a well pr...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

Andrew Johanson was the 17th President of the United States of America; he served his country from the year 1865 CE to 1869 CE. He assumed his presidency after the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Andrew Johnson wa...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

This gold mohur issued by Mughal Emperor Alamgir II form the mint Dar-ul-Khilafat Shahjahanabad during the 2nd year of his reign was sold for INR 44,000 at Todywalla Auction held in Chennai on 6th October 2018.

The ...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

When British ruled India, many of the kingdoms came under their rule and these were known as the Princely States. Bajranggarh was one such Princely State amongst them.

Bajranggarh was a small state situated in the di...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

Another bridge overlooking the beauty of Hooghly River and enchanting the charm of Kolkata, Vidyasagar Setu, also known as Second Hooghly Bridge, was inaugurated on October 10, 1992.

Named after the 19th century Ben...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

From 24th to 29th September, the 4th Mint and Print conference took place in Beirut, Lebanon. Central bank authorities from different countries got an opportunity to meet officials of paper mills, mints and printing companies...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

The advent of the Common Era brought the rule of the mighty Kushan rulers. A dynasty which became one of the prosperous empires of India was established by Kujula Kadphises in 78 AD by gradually carving out a kingdom in the n...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

The post office of Aruba released a new variety of beautiful culture themed stamps for collection on August 13, 2018. Let’s take a look at these post stamps and their meaning.

First from the list is the 90 Cents D...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

Aruba has produced its own stamps since 1 January 1986, when it was granted internal autonomy within the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

Before 1986, Aruba was part of the Netherlands Antilles Postal Service and the hea...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

Two souvenir sheets are issued by the Greek Post to honour the 100th anniversary of the Museum of Modern Greek Culture. This fascinating centre that amalgamated the different epitomes of Greek culture was established in 1918,...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

To celebrate the 65th year since HM Queen Elizabeth II succeeded to the British Throne, Royal Mint issued a new series of gold and silver coins. The Queen has surpassed the long-serving British sovereign Queen Victoria and be...

10 Oct 2018  Wed

The country of Luxembourg released a € 1.30 postage stamp on 18th September to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Miami University in Luxembourg. The stamp features the red coloured “M” emblem. Flags of the United State...

09 Oct 2018  Tue

World War I was fought from August 1914 to November 1918. The deadly war led to massive destruction and unaccountable deaths. Hungary will be issuing 3,000 Proof .925 fine silver 10,000-forint coins and 10,000 patinated coppe...

09 Oct 2018  Tue

Albania, on South Eastern Europe’s Balkan Peninsula, is a small country with Adriatic and Ionian coastlines and has an interior crossed by the Albanian Alps. The country has many castles and archaeological sites. Capital Ti...