Stamps on Newspapers of World – La Wallonie – Belgium

Stamps on Newspapers of World – La Wallonie – Belgium

A Stamp was issued by Belgium on 19 Mar 1994 to mark 75th Anniversary of “La Wallonie ” Newspaper. “La Wallonie ” was first published on 01 Dec 1920.

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News – Indian Paper Money Guide Book-2012-13

Indian Paper Money Guide Book-2012-13

Indian Paper Money Guide Book-2012-13 published by Philatelia and written by Manik Jain has hit the stands.


We have a limited number of Copies to be sold on” First Come First Serve Basis”. The Published Price  is Rs 600/-.

We have made special arrangements to supply these catalogues to our well wishers and we are offering this catalogue at Rs 600/- plus Rs 100/- postage anywhere in India.

Payment can be made in Favour of Indian Stamp Ghar by DD/ Money Order payable at New Delhi.

No. Of Pages :- 240

Our contact no:-08860120900


News – ISC Team win Gold in Ameristamp 2013, America

America’s Second Largest Stamp Exhibition, AmeriStamp Expo 2013 concluded in Louisville, Kentucky from 18th January to 22n January. It featured about 75 dealers, 300+ frames of exhibits, and participation of about 25 national societies including renowned and more than 100 yr old ‘India Study Circle’ which has members having collecting interest in India Related Subjects.

9 Indian members were selected in India Study Circle Team which participated in this exhibition and won 2 Gold , 5 Vermeil and 2 Silver Medals . Society members have won 2 Gold Medals out of seven awarded with many special awards which is highest achievement by any society in this exhibition.

The Exhibition started on Friday, January 18, 2013 with Inauguration including United States Postal Service First day Ceremony of release of Wedding Cake Stamp. Award Ceremony on 20th Jan was conducted at Hyatt Louisville – Regency Foyer South. The Exhibition hosted several meeting which included Women’s Exhibitors Meeting, Young Stamp Collectors of America and India Study Circle General Meeting. More Exhibition Details are available at website of American Philatelists Association at following link

The Indian Participant won following awards

  1. Gold and Indian Study Circle Award to Indian Postal Stationery for the Boxer Rebellion by Mr Sandeep Jaiswal, Calcutta
  2. Gold  and American Association of Philatelic Exhibitors Novice Award and American Philatelic Society 1940-1980 Medal of Excellence to Refugee Relief Tax Exempted Mails by Mr Rajesh Paharia, Jaipur
  3. Vermeil to 1929 Indian Airmail Stamps by Mr Markand Dave, Nadiad
  4. Vermeil to The Great Quetta Earthquake by Ms Priti Dave, Nadiad
  5. Vermeil to India 1929 First Airmail Stamps & Postal Stationery by Mr Pradip Jain, Patna
  6. Vermeil and Collector  Club of Chicago Award to 1854 Issues by Mr Deepak Jaiswal, Calcutta
  7. Vermeil to Sangli State Court Fee Adhesives by Mr Prem Chand Jaiswal, Calcutta
  8. Silver to Man Measures His Environment by Mr Pragya Kothari, Patna
  9. Silver to British India King George VI Postal Stationery by Mr Pratisad Neurgaonkar, Pune.


The new is incomplete without the mention of Mr Sandeep Jaiswal who has not only adviced ISC on selection of subject and participants for making team but also organized receipt and delivery of Entries from India at minimal paper work and Cost. It is a example set for National Commissioners representing India at International Level.

Contributed By:-

Rajesh Paharia
Member , ISC,PCI


News – Philately Exhibition in Leh from Sept 1

Philately Exhibition in Leh from September, 01, 2011

More than 20,000 rare stamps from India and abroad will be on display at a Philately Exhibition in Leh district of Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir from September 1.
The exhibition will be organised during the Leh Festival at Polo Grounds, Leh, from September 1 for five days, state Chief Post Master General John Samuel said.
For collectors, this will be a rare treat to display their stamp collection and to witness them on various themes, he said.
Five special covers depicting various aspects of Ladakh will be released during the exhibition, he added.
“A fully computerised post office will also come up in Kargil this year, and another post office will be opened in Zansker soon,” Samuel said.
The department is also planning to install a tourist shop in each post office that will sell stationery, magazines, guide maps and newspapers.
Various competitions will also be organised by the Department of Posts during the five day exhibition, he said.

Source:- The Kashmir Monitor, IBN Live

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News – West Delhi Philatelic Club in Indipex 2011

The philately got a shot in the arm, when a leading Newspaper of India Hindustan times which has a readership of millions published article on Philately covering the Indipex 2011 and participation of West Delhi Philatelic Club.

The scans of the news item appearing in Hindustan-times dated 19th February, 2011 are giving below for the benefit of our esteemed readers.

Here Is The Link For The Full Coverage: