Private FDC Annie Besant – Pioneer of Scouts Movement
Annie Besant was a prominent British socialist, theosophist, women’s rights activist, writer and orator and supporter of Irish and Indian self-rule. At age 20 she married Frank Besant, but separated from him over religious differences. Born on 1st October, 1847
National Cadet Corps India (NCC)- 65th Anniversary – 24 Nov 2013
The National Cadet Corps or NCC celebrates its 65th Anniversary today. Indian Stamp Ghar wishes all members of NCC on this occasion. It is one of the most potent and biggest Youth organisations of the Country. Its Cadets scaled Mt Everest in May 2013. More than 2100 cadets participated in recently held NCC National Games at Delhi.
Monaco released a miniature sheet on 25th anniversary of Princesse Grace Foundation containing two stamps on Princesse Grace of Monaco (Grace Kelly ). She was a Girl Scout, A beautiful Hollywood actress and married the Prince of Monaco.