In sync with the changing scenario, the postal department is coming up with series of innovative experiments with postage stamps.
Germany will this week issue a World Cup victory postage stamp, five million of which were printed before the final was even held, officials said.
Charlton Heston recently got his own postage stamp that was unveiled at a ceremony at the historic Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
Ami Bera, the newly elected Indian-American member of the US House of Representatives and two other Democrats, have co-sponsored a resolution for the issue of a postage stamp to mark Diwali.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday released a commemorative postage stamp on the late Syed Mohammed Ali Shihab Thangal, a Kerala Muslim leader known for his knowledge and commitment to Sufi traditions.
In fulfilment of Orissa`s long-
standing demand, a multi-colour commemorative postage stamp on
`Rath Yatra`, was today released on the eve of the car
festival of Lord Jagannath.
Day in Pics: 25th January
Showbiz World - January 25, 2015
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