Stamps on International Book Art Exhibition – GDR 1989.

Stamps on International Book Art Exhibition – GDR 1989.

GDR ( The German Democratic Republic or East Germany or DDR) issued stamps on  International Book Art Exhibition held in Leipzig GDR 1989.

Date of Issue 02 May 1989.

20Pf- Initial I    50 Pf- Initial B    135 Pf – Initial A

GERMANY IBA CVR
GDR 1989- IBA

 

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Covers on ICC World Cricket League – Nepal 2010.

Covers on ICC World Cricket League – Nepal 2010.

The 2010 Pepsi ICC World Cricket League Divison Five was held in Nepal in Feb 2010. Six teams Nepal, Bahrain, Fiji, Jersey, Singapore and USA took part in the tournament.

Nepal won the tournament beating the USA in the final by Five wickets at Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur. Rahul Viswakarma of Nepal was declared Player of the match. The matches of the World Cricket League held at Tribhuvan University Grounds were telecast live for the first time by Nepal TV’s NTV2 Channel.

Nepal issued a commemorative cover on this tournament on 21 Feb 2010. The Cover design features a Batsman and cancellation feature a Cricket bat, ball, helmet, stumps and pads.

NEPAL COVER PEPSI CRICKET
NEPAL COVER 2010-PEPSI ICC CRICKET LEAGUE.

Bangkok World Book Capital -Thailand 2013.

Bangkok World Book Capital -Thailand 2013.

Thailand issued a Miniature sheet with one 5 baht stamp on 23 Apr 2013. The theme was Bangkok World Book Capital 2013, It was an unusual stamp as it has a small book attached to the stamp. The Book is Kaew Jom Kan youth literature composed by HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn based on her childhood experiences. Kaew is a girl who is the leading character in the book. The book even has Thai desserts recipe in the chapter Mae Khrua Hua Pa.

THAILAND MS BOOK CAPITAL
THAILAND MS 2013 -BANGKOK WORLD BOOK CAPITAL 2013

Bhutan and University of Texas – Miniature Sheet Bhutan 2014.

Bhutan and University of Texas – Miniature Sheet Bhutan 2014.

The University of Texas El Paso (UTEP)  School of Mines main building was destroyed in a fire in 1914. The Dean at That time Steve Worrell and his wife Kathleen Worrell were instrumental in adopting Bhutanese architecture design for a new building which came up in 1917. Dale Walker a faculty member made first contacts with Bhutan in 1960. After Worrells adopted the Bhutan design this was the first contact almost 50 years later. Jigme Dorji studied engineering at UTEP graduating in 1978 and since then a lot of students from Bhutan have studied here.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet of Four stamps (all Nu 25 Stamps) to commemorate 100 years of Cultural ties between Bhutan and UTEP. The stamps feature

RAPA Dancers UTEP

Ceremonial Flags UTEP

Pedestrian Bridge UTEP

Durdag Dance UTEP

UTEP & BHUTAN
BHUTAN MS 2014 – BHUTAN AND UTEP (UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-EL PASO)

 

First Malaysia Development Plan – Stamps Malaysia 1966.

First Malaysia Development Plan – Stamps Malaysia 1966.

Malaysia issued a set of Five Commemorative stamps each of 15 cents denomination to mark the First Malaysia Development Plan. A FDC is listed. The themes on stamps are

Agriculture    Rural Health              Communications             Education               Irrigation

MALAYSIA FDC ist plan
MALAYSIA FDC 1966 -FIRST MALAYSIA DEVELOPMENT PLAN

 

 

Special Cover India 2016– 15 Years of Indian School of Business

Special Cover India 2016– 15 Years of Indian School of Business

The Indian School of Business was established in 2011. It has campuses in Hyderabad, Telangana & Mohali. A Special Cover was released at Manauli PO in Mohali on 20 Nov 2016 to mark 15 years of Indian School of Business (ISB).

INDIA SPECIAL COVER ISB
INDIA SPECIAL COVER 2016 -INDIAN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (ISB).

First Day Cover India 2016 – Central Water & Power Research Station -Centenary

First Day Cover India 2016 – Central Water & Power Research Station -Centenary

India Post issued a stamp to commemorate 100th Anniversary of Central Water & Power Research Station(CWPRS) Pune on  04 Oct 2016. It is an apex research and development institution in the field of hydraulics and allied research in the water and Power sector.

A FDC is listed.

INDIA FDC WATER 2016
INDIA FDC 2016 – CENTRAL WATER AND POWER RESEARCH STATION PUNE