The release function of the commemorative stamp - International Year of Crystallography will be held at SSCU Auditorium, IISc, Bangalore on 30th January 2014.A mini exhibition on Crystallography will be
exhibited by Dr RG Sangoram and Shri M. R. Prabakar at the venue.
Russia Post released a set of 15 stamps on 24th January 2014, as a part of the Series of XXII Olympic Winter Games 2014 in Sochi.
Stamps depict games like biathlon, bobsled, skiing, curling, nordic combined, cross-country skiing, ski-jumping, toboggan, skeleton, speed-skating, snowboard, figure skating, freestyle, ice hockey and short track.
On 20th January 2014,a Special Cover on 'NYPUNYAM - GLOBAL NEEDS - LOCAL SKILLS', was released by Mrs. Shanthi S. Nair, CPMG, Kerala Postal Circle at Convention Centre, Hotel Leela Palace, Thiruvananthapuram during "Nypunyam Summit 2014", International Skills Summit.
A special cover was released on 30.12.2014 to celebrate 50 years of Bangalore City Police.
Bangalore Police Commissionerate, which was established in the year 1963, has completed fifty glorious years of service. It is one of the biggest metropolitan police units in the country as has sent high standards in law enforcement and in winning the trust of the citizens.
Karnataka Postal Circle has brought out set of 15 Postcards (re-print).The pictures include the image of some MS, like Buddha, Gandhi, butterfly
etc. and some other pictures. The cost of each card is Rs.3/- in the
size of 4x6. The same may be available at all Philatelic Bureaus and
other Main Post Office.
I wish all the readers and friends a Happy New Year. I hope that this year will be full of Philatelic activities and we hope to see more of good thematic stamps also hope that the stamps improves in quality and not in quantity.
India Post has started this year with a Calendar of 2014 priced at Rs.250/- which is available at all Philatelic Bureaus and other Main Post office across India. For more information and details visit www.indiapost.gov.in.
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I collect stamps, MS, covers etc. on SHIPS and BOATS. I am interested in exchange of covers/FDC connected to my subject ships, If you send me the same I will send you a cover from India in exchange of your subject or any recent covers.I collect stamps of RUSSIA too. I prefer that you contact me before you send me any items to make our exchange meaningful and avoid any misunderstandings.