Pilatus Cogwheel Railway -125th Aniiersary -Stamps of Switzerland
Switzerland issued a stamp on 08 May 2014 to mark the 125th Anniversary of Pilatus Cogwheel Railway. The Pilatus railway is a Mountain railway in Switzerland and is the steepest rack railway in the world with maximun gradient of 48% and Minimum of 35%.
Special Cover India April 2018 – Canteen Stores Department 70 Years
A Special cover was issued at Mumbai on 07 April 2018 to commemorate 70 Years of Canteen Stores Department. It was started on 01 Apr 1948 for provisioning of Consumer goods to Armed Forces Personnel,Veterans and their families through Pan India network of Depots.
Stephen Hawking (1942- 14 Mar 2018) was an English Theoritical physicist, cosmologist,author & Director of research at the centre for theoritical cosmology at University of Cambridge. His Field of work included Black Holes, Cosmology, Quantum Mechanics,Hawking radiation etc.
He passed away on 13 Mar 2018 and a Special Cover was released on 20 Mar 2018 by West Bengal Circle at Kolkata.