July 21, 2018

Madhusudan Mahto High School

A special cover was released on Madhusudan Mahto High School, Chakradharpur on 7th April 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapura.

July 20, 2018

International Francophone Day

A special cover was released to celebrate International Francophone Day 2018 at Chandigarh on 20th March 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 19, 2018

Maritime Warfare Centre

A special cover was released on the occasion of the Diamond Jubilee of Maritime Warfare Centre at Kochi Naval Base on 7th July 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 18, 2018

Shree Vidyasagar ji Maharaj

On the occasion of the 50th Sanyam Swarn Jayanti Mahotsav of Pujya Jain Acharya Vidhyasagar Ji Maharaj, a special cover was released at Satna on 17th July 2018.


Mr. A. K. Jain Superintendent of Post Offices was the chief guest and senior Philatelist Mr. Sudhir Jain, Secretary, Central India Philatelic Society presided over the function. Society President, Mr. Lajpat Rai,  welcomed the gathereing and Jainism Philately Group member, Mr. Rajendra Agarwal Shashi gave the vote of thanks. Beautiful coloured folder and My stamp on Acharya Vidhyasagar Ji also released in this function.

Courtesy: Sudhir Jain, Satna.

July 17, 2018

Professor P.C.Mahalanobis

A special cover was released to celebrate 125th Anniversary of Professor P.C.Mahalanobis on 29th June 2018 at R.V. Vidyaniketan.

The Indian Statistical Institute was founded by Professor P.C. Mahalanobis on 17-12-1931 at Kolkata. The Institute became an institution of national importance by an Act of the Indian Parliament in 1959. June 29, 2018 is being celebrated as the 125th Birth Anniversary of Professor P.C. Mahalanobis. This day is also annually celebrated as National Statistics Day.

Cover Code:KTK/47/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

July 16, 2018

EIPEX - 2018

Two special covers were released on the occasion of EIPEX - 2018 held at Bhubaneshwar on 11th May 2018.

Cycle carried Mail

20 years of Eastern India Philatelist Association.
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 15, 2018

SVIAZ 2018

India Post released a stamp on the 30th International Exhibition for Information and Communication Technology SVIAZ 2018 on 24th April 2018 featuring its official logo.


July 14, 2018

BSF Wives Welfare Association

A special cover was released on BSF Wives Welfare Association at Delhi on 22nd May 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 13, 2018

Damodar Hari Chapekar

India Post released a stamp of Damodar Hari Chapekar on 8th July 2018.


July 12, 2018

Akshar Yoga

A special cover was released on 21st June 2018 at Koramangala on the Akshar Yoga as part of 4th International Yoga Day.

International Yoga Day is celebrated on 21st of June every year across the world. Akshar Yoga Academy was established in the year 2010, in Bengaluru and is now one of the largest yoga chains in the country. Over the last eight years, Grand Master Akshar has taught Yoga all over the world. The Academy is having teachers representing it in many countries such as Australia, Iran, France, U.S., Japan etc. Akshar Yoga works to propagate Yogic traditions whilst developing innovation in Yoga.
 
Cover Code: KTK/46/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.
 

July 11, 2018

Dr.M.L.Vasathakumari

India Post released a stamp of Dr. M.L.Vasanthakumari on 3rd July 2018.


July 10, 2018

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

India Post released a stamp to celebrate 70 years of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India on 1st July 2018.


July 9, 2018

Mahatma Gandhi's First Arrival at Allahabad

A special cover was released to celebrate Mahatma Gandhi's First Arrival at Allahabad on 5th July 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 8, 2018

Kurchatov Institute

Russia Post released a stamp on the occasion of 75th anniversary of the National Research Centre “Kurchatov Institute” on 12th March 2018 featuring its logo, which is Russia’s leading research and development institution.


July 7, 2018

Scott Christian College, Nagercoil

India Post released a stamp of Scott Christian College, Nagercoil on 28th June 2018.


St. Joseph's Higher Secondary School

A special cover was released on 4th July 2018 to celebrate the sesquicentenary of St. Joseph's Higher Secondary School, Cuddalore.


July 6, 2018

Afghanistan's Historic International Test Cricket Debut.

A Special Cover was released to commemorate the historic maiden International cricket test match between India and Afghanistan at Bengaluru on 15th June 2018.

Afghanistan earned their Test status alongside Ireland in June last year. India will host Afghanistan's Historic International Test Cricket Debut from 14-18th June 2018 at M.Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru, India, giving a massive fillip to Afghanistan's cricketing profile.

Cover Code: KTK/45/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

July 5, 2018

LEHPEX - 2018

Two special covers were released on the occasion of LEHPEX - 2018 held on 29th and 30th June 2018 at Leh.


Cover on Druk Padma Karpo School Sheyleh

Cover on Sea Buckthorn ( Leh Berry)
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 4, 2018

Pt. Deendayal Auditorum

A special cover was released on 12th March 2018 on the Pt. Deendayal Auditorum, Raipur.

Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

Hindi Prachar Sabha

India Post issued a stamp to celebrate 100 years of Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha, Madras on 17th June 2018.


July 3, 2018

Battleship Saint Stephen

Hungary Post issued a souvenir sheet featuring the Battleship  Saint Stephen on 29th June 2018.

Courtesy: www.posta.hu

July 2, 2018

Nirmal Birbhum Celebration.

Two special covers were released on 29th March 2018 at Suri, Birbhum featuring the Administrative and Zilla Parishad Building to celebrate Nirmal Birbhum.


Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

July 1, 2018

Salasar Balaji Mandir

A special cover was released on 16th February 2018 on Salasar Balaji Mandir at Raipur.

Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 30, 2018

Vidurashwatha Dhwaj Satyagraha

A special cover was released on 25th April 2018 to celebrate Vidurashwatha Dhwaj Satyagraha at Gauribidanur.

Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 29, 2018

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

Russia Post issued a Souvenir sheet on 14th June 2018 for The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ which is the 21st FIFA football championship which will take place in 11 largest Russian cities from June 14 till July 15, 2018.


Participating teams are divided into 8 groups, 4 teams each. The tournament will see 64 matches, including: 48 at the group stage and 16 play-offs to determine the winner and runners-up.

The finals of the FIFA World Cups™ are the most spectacular and interesting events, which always command a wide viewership and draw the interest of the whole sport community, as the top-rank national teams of the world and prominent football players take part in the competitions. The final match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia will take place at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on July 15.

The miniature sheet depicts a stylized football with the pictures of stadiums and landmarks of the cities hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ imprinted on it, as well as the official branding of the 2018 World Cup. The miniature sheet is issued in two forms — without stamp perforation in the sheet (imperforate) and with perforation.

June 28, 2018

Dmitry Evgenyevich Gorshkov

Russia Post released a stamp depicting Senior Lieutenant Dmitry Gorshkov with the Gold Star Medal on 5th April 2018. He was a police senior lieutenant and Hero of the Russian Federation.


Sacred heart Convent, Shimla

A special cover was released on Sacred heart Convent  on 1st May 2018 at Shimla.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

June 27, 2018

100th Anniversary of Military Commissariats

Russia Post released a stamp to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Military Commissariats on 29th March 2018 depicting the emblem of the Main Organisation.


Sir M. V. Memorial Education Society

A special cover was released on 8th June 2018 on the occasion of 55th year of Sir M. V. Memorial Education Society, Chikkaballapur.

Cover Code: KTK/43/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 26, 2018

World No Tobacco Day

A special cover was released at K.G.Road on the ocassion of World No Tobacco Day on 31st May 2018.

World No Tobacco Day 2018 will focus on the impact tobacco has on the cardiovascular health of people worldwide. Tobacco use is an important risk factor for the development of coronary heart disease, stroke and peripheral vascular diseases. 

Cover Code: KTK/42/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 23, 2018

Biology of Butterflies

A special cover was released to mark the 8th Conference on the Biology of Butterflies at Bengaluru on 11th June 2018.

The International Conferences on the Biology of Butterflies are four-yearly gatherings of scientists and butterfly enthusiasts. The conferences celebrate scientific discovery of the fascinating beauty, diversity and lives of butterflies. It is the first time this conference is organised in a biodiverse developing country.

Cover Code: KTK/44/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 22, 2018

Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal

A special cover was released in Manipal to celebrate Silver Jubilee of Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) on 29th May 2018.

Cover Code: KTK/41/2018
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 20, 2018

Gandiji's Foot Prints in Odisha

A special motor cycle carried cover was released at Berboi on 31st March 2018 to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's seventh visit to Odisha.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram

June 16, 2018

Sarajpex 2018

Two special covers were released on the occasion of Sarajpex 2018 held at Guwahati on 20th and 21st March 2018.

Cotton College NABIN, Guwahati

Publication Board Assam, Bamunimaidam, Guwahati
Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

June 15, 2018

Satapatham

A special cover was released to celebrate 100 years of Satapatham at Edarikode on 5th May 2018.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

June 14, 2018

E.K.Imbichibava

A special cover was released in Tirur on 3rd May 2018 on the ocassion of the birth centenary celebration of E.K.Imbichibava.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krishnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

June 11, 2018

Laxman Jhula

A special cover was released by the Water Resources Department, Raipur on Laxman Jhula ( Suspension bridge) on 3rd May 2018 at Raipur.

Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.

June 10, 2018

Maxim Gorky

Russia Post issued as souvenir sheet on 28th March 2018 featuring Maxim Gorky who was an outstanding Russian and Soviet writer, novelist and theorist.

The postage stamp depicts a portrait of Alexey Gorky (1940) by Nikolai Bogdanov-Belsky found at A.M. Gorky Institute of the World Literature of the Russian Academy of Science.

June 9, 2018

India-South Africa Joint Issue.

India Post issued a set of 2 stamp and a miniature sheet to mark 20 years of strategic partnership between India and South Africa on 7th June 2018.


June 8, 2018

World Environment Day

India Post released a set of 4 stamps and a miniature sheet to celebrate World Environment Day on 5th June 2018 to spread awareness of Plastic Pollution.


June 7, 2018

A. B. Bukhanov

Russia Post released a stamp on 22nd March 2018 on Alexey Borisovich Bukhanov (1965–2003) was a major of the RF Ministry of Internal Affairs, participant in the Second Chechen War, posthumous Hero of the Russian Federation (2004).


Prof. P.R Ramakrishnan

A special cover was released on 29th March 2018 to celebrate the birth centenary of Prof. P.R Ramakrishnan at Coimbatore.

Courtesy: Sreejesh Krshnan, Thiruvananthapuram.

June 6, 2018

Ahmedabad Mill Strike

A special cover was released on 10th March 2018 at Raipur to celebrate the centenary year of the Ahmedabad Mill Strike.

Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.