Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 – India
The 14th edition of Men’s World Cup Field Hockey known as Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 will be held from 28 Nov 2018 to 16 Dec 2018 at Kalinga Stadium Bhubaneswar in Odisha India. 16 Teams will be participating.
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11th World Cup – It was held in Germany from 6 to 17 September 2006 in Germany. The hosts Germany lifted their second title by beating Australia 4-3 in the Final.
12th World Cup – The 2010 World Cup was held in New Delhi from 28 February to 13 March 2010. Australia won their second World title by beating Germany 2-1 in the final. A special cover was released in Delhi on 13 March 2010 to mark this event.
13th World Cup – The 2014 World Cup was hosted by The Netherlands from 31 May to 15 June 2014. Defending Champions Australia won the Cup for the third time defeating Netherlands 6-1 in the Final. Belgium issued a stamp on this event.
Special Cover carried by Ruskin 1927 -12th Vintage and Classic Car Rally 2010
The 12th Vintage and Classic Car Rally was held in Jaipur at Hotel Jaimahal Palace on 13 and 14 Feb 2010. A Special cover was released to mark the occasion. The Cover features Late Rajmata Gayatri Devi of Jaipur with her Rolls Royce. A total of 1000 covers were released. The cancellation shows Vintage Cars.
A Limited numberof Covers were carried in a Ruskin 1927 car from Hotel Jaimahal to GPO Jaipur. This car also featured in film Gandhi”.
Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illness.This type of care is focused on providing relief from symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve the quality of life of both the patient and family.
World Hospice and Palliative Care Day is observed on every year on second saturday of October. This year 13 Oct 2018 is being observed as World Hospice and Palliative Care Day.
An International Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care was held in Tiruchirappalli ,Tamil Nadu on 12 Feb 2010. A Special cover issued on Palliative Care is listed.
V Care Foundation – Cancer Survivor’s Day – Special Cover 2010
V Care foundation is a voluntary support group dedicated to providing free help.hope ,awareness & education to cancer patients and their families through outreach programs.
It is based in Mumbai and celebrates its foundation day as Cancer Survivors’ Day every year . The First Cancer Survivors’ Day was celebrated in 1995. A Special cover was released in Mumbai on 19 Feb 2010.