04 Oct 2018  Thu

Myanmar, officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a country in Southeast Asia. Yangon (formerly Rangoon), the country's largest city, is home to bustling markets, numerous parks and lakes, a...

04 Oct 2018  Thu

This gold mohur issued by Pratap Singh Gaekwad of Gaekwad family from the Princely States Baroda is estimated for INR 3, 25,000 in the upcoming auction of Todywalla which will be held in Chennai on 6th October 2018.

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04 Oct 2018  Thu

Thomas Alva Edison was the most famous and prolific inventor of all times. He was an American inventor and businessman. He invented and developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world.

Thomas Al...

04 Oct 2018  Thu

Who doesn't love a nice hot cup of tea? In India, chai is more than just a cup of tea to start the day - the thick sweet drink is an integral part of the rhythm of life. Tea is India's most popular drink. The ritual of drinki...

04 Oct 2018  Thu

The first postage stamp of independent Sri Lanka appeared on 22nd may 1972.

Following World War II British Ceylon achieved independence on 4 February 1948. However, the nation faced a series of political upheavals d...

04 Oct 2018  Thu

The year 2007 celebrated one of the most significant years in the history of Ceylon. On 1st April 1957, first postage stamp of the country was issued. Sri Lankan Post celebrated this event with the release of four new stamps....

04 Oct 2018  Thu

Highest Peak of India India is a country with a rich diversity in Geography, languages, clothes, festivals which uniquely represent the mosaic of our country and its inhabitants. We have beautiful snow capped peaks, the bea...

04 Oct 2018  Thu

Arcot was a Princely State during the British rule in India. It is situated on the east coast of India between Madras and Calcutta. Nawab Muhammad Ali Khan Wallajah rules the Arcot from 1749 to 1795 AD.

The Nawabs o...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

Bermuda is a British island territory in the North Atlantic Ocean known for its pink-sand beaches such as Elbow Beach and Horseshoe Bay. Its massive Royal Naval Dockyard complex combines modern attractions like the interactiv...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

The History of the Indo-Greek Kingdom covers a period from the 2nd century BCE to the beginning of the 1st century CE in northern and northwestern India. There were over 30 Indo-Greek kings, often in competition with each oth...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

Charity stamp or the stamp of Madonna of Santa Coloma is a very peculiar stamp of the nation. For starters it is the only Charity Stamp of French Andorra and secondly it has a very distinct design.

The stamp was iss...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

The first commemorative stamp of French Andorra appeared in 1962. From this point onward, most of the French stamps of Andorra were now issued for commemorations or special events.

Andorra the sixth-smallest nation ...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

One of the most prominent Sultan of Bengal Sultanate, Ghiyat al-Din Azam ruled the Ilyas Shahi dynasty for almost 21 years from 1389 to 1410 AD. He became a third Sultan to rule the Bengal Sultanate after overthrowing his fat...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

The princely state of Karauli is one of the biggest states in British India, located in the north-west region of Rajasthan. It was established in 11th century, but according to some ancient references it was also said to be a...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

Today, Siegel Auctions is going to auction on the great philatelic collections from the William Gross exuberant collection. One of the specimens for the sale is an envelope sent from Charleston to Columbia in 1847. This lett...

03 Oct 2018  Wed

In 2017 this rare banknote was sold at 1, 68,800 pounds. This note was in circulation from 1971 to 1988. The features that make this note rare are; it consists the signature of the Chief Cashier of the Bank of England.

01 Oct 2018  Mon

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...

01 Oct 2018  Mon

Bolivia is a landlocked country located in western-central South America with a varied terrain spanning Andes Mountains, the Atacama Desert and Amazon Basin rainforest. Bolivia is the 5th largest country in South America and ...

01 Oct 2018  Mon

Muhammad Ibrahim was the eldest son of Rafi-ush-Shan and Nur-un-Nissa Begum. He was the claimant to the Mughal throne on 15th October 1720. He had been designated by the Sayyid brothers as his brother's successor.

M...

01 Oct 2018  Mon

Thomas Jefferson was born on 13th April 1743; at Shadwell, a plantation on a large tract of land near present-day Charlottesville, Virginia. He was the son of Peter Jefferson and Jane Randolph Jefferson.

Thomas Jef...