Govt to issue commemorative stamp on BJP leader Avaidyanath

A commemorative stamp in memory of Ram Janmabhoomi crusader and BJP leader Yogi Avaidyanath will be issued by the government on Thursday, days after a controversy over discontinuation of postal stamps of Indira and Rajiv Gandhi.

Sep 29, 2015, 23:20 PM IST

Govt to release stamp commemorating Mahant Avaidyanath

Late Mahant Avaidyanath, a former BJP MP who had played a leading role in the movement for Ram temple in Ayodhya, will get a postal stamp issued in his memory soon.

Sep 28, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

Discontinuing Rajiv, Indira's stamps political vendetta: Cong

 Congress on Tuesday criticised the NDA government's decision to discontinue the postage stamps depicting former Prime Ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi, terming it as an act of "political vindictiveness".

Sep 15, 2015, 22:07 PM IST

Government to release stamp, coins on International Yoga Day

Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that the government will bring out a stamp and coins of the denomination of Rs.10 and Rs. 100 on International Yoga Day that will be celebrated on June 21.

Jun 09, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

Resolution for Diwali stamp introduced in US Senate

Two influential American lawmakers have introduced a resolution in the US Senate calling on the US Postal Service to issue a postal stamp to commemorate the festival of Diwal.

Mar 27, 2015, 07:46 AM IST
Liverpool's Martin Skrtel gets three-match ban for stamp on David de Gea

Liverpool's Martin Skrtel gets three-match ban for stamp on David de Gea

Liverpool will be without defender Martin Skrtel for three games after he was suspended on Wednesday for a stamp on Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea during Sunday`s Premier League defeat at Anfield.

Mar 25, 2015, 21:07 PM IST
Diego Costa faces three-match ban for alleged stamp on Emre Can

Diego Costa faces three-match ban for alleged stamp on Emre Can

Chelsea striker Diego Costa faces a three-match ban after he was charged for an alleged stamp during their Capital One Cup semi-final win over Liverpool on Tuesday.

Jan 29, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Pele memorabilia up for pre-Cup auction

A Brazilian football fan hopes to net thousands of dollars from the auction of Pele memorabilia, including the shirt the legend wore for his last appearance in a Brazil shirt, media reported Wednesday.

Mar 20, 2014, 08:33 AM IST

South Africa delivers Mandela commemorative stamp

South Africa issued a black-and-white commemorative stamp on Tuesday to celebrate the life and legacy of anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela who died last year.

Feb 11, 2014, 18:18 PM IST

PM releases stamp on Jagjit Singh

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday released a commemorative stamp in honour of veteran singer Jagjit Singh.

Feb 08, 2014, 20:22 PM IST

Union Minister releases stamp to mark 50 years of Bhakra Dam

A stamp marking the Golden Jubilee of Bhakra Dam was on Tuesday released by Union Minister Harish Rawat.

Oct 22, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

PM releases stamp on veteran journalist Lala Jagat Narain

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Monday released a commemorative stamp in memory of freedom fighter and veteran journalist Lala Jagat Narain.

Sep 09, 2013, 13:34 PM IST

Bhakra to become 1st structure having 2 commemorative stamps

Bhakra dam will become the first structure in India which will have two commemorative postal stamps in its name.

Jul 10, 2013, 20:04 PM IST

PM to release stamp on Kashmiri poet Ghulam Ahmad Mehjoor

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will release a postage stamp on renowned Kashmiri poet Ghulam Ahmad Mehjoor on Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2013, 19:54 PM IST

Commemorative stamp of parachute regiment released

Pranab released a commemorative stamp on the occasion of the bicentenary celebrations of the 3rd Battalion of the parachute regiment.

Mar 02, 2013, 13:43 PM IST

Govt to release special stamp on ITBP

A commemorative postage stamp to mark the 50th year of raising of border guarding force ITBP will be released on Monday.

Sep 30, 2012, 09:06 AM IST

Hong Kong: `Red Monkey` stamps fetch record price

The sale broke a previous world record
when a similar set of stamps was sold for HK$1.2 mn.

Aug 14, 2011, 18:23 PM IST

Delhi HC notice to Centre, CBI on fake stamp scam

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday
issued a notice to the Centre and CBI and sought their replies
on a petition alleging that a fake stamp scam was "hushed up
with ulterior motives" by the investigating agency.

Jun 01, 2011, 23:12 PM IST

Stamp to mark Pope John Paul`s India visit silver jubilee

Indian postal department will on Sunday release a special stamp to commemorate the 25th anniversary of then Pope, John Paul II`s visit to the country.

Apr 29, 2011, 21:30 PM IST

Australia unveils royal wedding stamp

Stamp shows a
portrait of the couple after their engagement was announced.

Apr 11, 2011, 13:47 PM IST