News – Palmpex 2010 – NZ Stamp Show

New Zealand’s National Stamp Show will be held in Palmerston North from 12 to 17 Nov 2010. A  Miniature sheet with three round Kiwi stamps  and featuring the Te Apiti Wind Farm in Manawatu is being released.

Special Cover – Silver Jubilee Celebration Of Fast Breeder Test Reactor – By India Post

The Fast Breeder Test Reactor at Kalpakkam is the first sodium cooled fast reactor on India. When it went critical on 18th October, 1985, India joined a select club of advanced nations capable of building and operating fast reactors. The experience and expertise gained from operating the Fast Breeder Test Reactor for the last 25 years has provided the impetus for launching a large fast breeder programme in India.

Cover is designed by: Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research

Date of Issue:-10.10.2010.

Forthcoming Issues – India – Oct 2010 & Nov 2010

22.10.2010 – Doon School, Dehradun

25.10.2010 – Sant Shadaram Sahib

27.10.2010 –  Cathedral & John Cannon School, Mumbai

29.10.2010 – Kranti Trivedi

10.11.2010 –  K A P Viswanatham

Stamps on Asian Games – Bangladesh – 1990 Beijing

The Next Big sporting event to watch out for is the 16th Asian Games to be held at Guangzhou, China from 12 to 27 November 2010. China will be hosting Asian Games for the second time after Beijing hosted the 11th Asian Games in 1990.

Bangladesh issued a set of Four stamps on 22 Sep 1990 to mark the 1990 Asian games . A FDC with four stamps is shown

Taka 4- Kabaddi , Taka 8 – Wrestling , Taka 10 – Badminton , Taka 2 – Rowing

Stamps on Asian Games – Bangladesh – 1990 Beijing

Pre stamped Envelope – Australia -Heart foundation

A Pre stamped Envelope was issued by Australia in 1987 to mark the 25th Anniversary of National Heart Foundation of Australian Research Programme. Envelop  no  105.

Special Cover – ISPCK – By Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Department Of Posts, Delhi Circle

ISPCK celebrated 300 years of Christian service.

Indian Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge:- The Society works in close co-operation with other Christian communication agencies. The ISPCK currently represents a pool of high caliber human resources, totally committed to the cause of Christian Communication with a compelling vision and a commitment beyond the market.

ISPCKs distinctiveness and core competence lies in encouraging indigenous talent in publishing and music.

Date Of  Issue:- 16.10.2010.

News – Stamps on 16th Asian Games  2010 – China

The 16th Asian Games will be held in Guangzhou , China from 12 Nov to 27 Nov 2010. China post issued a Stamp with Tab  on Games Emblem on 25 Dec 2009.

News- 2010 Asian Games at Guangzhou

The Next Big sporting event to watch out for is the 16th Asian Games to be held at Guangzhou, China from 12 to 27 November 2010. A Total of 476 events in 42 sports will be Held. The Cities of  Dongguan ,Foshan,Shanwei will also co-host some events. A total of 8000 athletes  & 4500 Officials from 45 Countries are expected to take part in this sporting mega event.

Pre stamped Envelope – Australia – Ballet

A Pre stamped Envelope was issued by Australia in 1987 to mark the 25th Anniversary of Australian Ballet.

Booklets-Eesti -Birds on Stamps

A Booklet was issued by Eesti  in 1992 on Birds found around  Baltic Sea.The Booklet contains two sets of Four se-tenant stamps on Birds . The Birds are

Osprey, Black Tailed Godwit , Common Shelduck , Goosander.

News- Record for Indian stamp at Auction

Spink have set a new World Record for the highest amount realized for a single Indian Stamp.

Contributed by Sandeep Jaiswal


Roses on Stamps- GB

Great Britain issued a set of Four stamps 30 Jun 1978 to mark the Centenary of National Rose Society  . The  Rose varieties on stamps are

8 1/2 p- Elisabeth of Glamis       10p – Grandpa Dickson

11p   – Rosa Mundi                          13p – Sweet Briar

Booklets- Latvia -Birds on Stamps

A Booklet was issued by Latvia in 1992 on Birds found around  Baltic Sea.The Booklet contains two sets of Four se-tenant stamps on Birds . The Birds are

Osprey, Black Tailed Godwit , Common Shelduck , Goosander.

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