Uruguay post released a stamp to mark 150 years of the birth of Indian poet Rabindranath Tagore . The stamp, issued also to commemorate the INDIPEX 2011 in New Delhi, illustrates the portrait of Rabindranath Tagore, the flags of Uruguay and India and the logo of INDIPEX 2011.
Wednesday, 23 February 2011
Thursday, 17 February 2011
A Miniature sheet with Four stamps was released by India Post on 12 Feb 2011 to mark the centenary of the world's first airmail flight at the Inaugural function of Indipex 2011 - World Philatelic Exhibition at Delhi
|100 years of Airmail|
On 18th February 1911, a French Pilot, Henri Pequet flew a small Sommer biplane carrying 6,500 letters from Allahabad to Naini. The Journey was brief and lasted just thirteen minutes. This was the world's first official airmail flight.
Among the letters of many eminent people there was one from Pt. Motilal Nehru to his son Jawaharlal Nehru.
Sunday, 13 February 2011
|Miniature Sheet of Mahatma Gandhi On Khadi |
Date of issue: 12-2-2011