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International Fleet Review by President of India

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on February 12, 2017 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

The First Fleet review in the East coast was held in 2006 and reviewed by President APJ Abdul Kalam


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SUPERMAN; A Super Hero or A Super Villain

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on February 12, 2017 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Superman became a mainstay of Action Comics, and appeared again on the covers of issues 7, 10, 13, 15, 17 and 19, then continuously onward


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New issue of "ITS Stamp News"

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on January 23, 2017 at 10:55 PM Comments comments (0)

Regular Issue no.76 (Volume 19 No.4)

Without any break and combined issue

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Illustrated picture postcards on Gotthard 2016 stamps

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on November 1, 2016 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


Two Picture Postcards, depicting its two locomotives starting at the railway Station at Esterfeld and at the last railway station at Bodio, show the coloured stamp imprints on the reverse, with the landscapes as seen at these two Points. These showing the locomotive 176 440 FS on issued for Erstfeld Railway Station & the other showing locomotive 2000 N0. 176 440-7 on the postcard issued for Bodio Railway Station. Also the printed stamps on the reverse of the postcards, worth one Frank, show the Mail “Cargo” & Passenger Engines. The picture postcards with stamp-imprint are valid for correspondence within Switzerland.

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Days of India in Deutschland

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on November 1, 2016 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


The special postmark provided by India Post showed the same design, but instead the “post horn” (the logo of the German Post) it showed the logo of India Post. Interestingly (especially for Berlin-collectors) is the fact that the Indian postmark shows the German city-name and zip-code “10117 Berlin”

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Special Cine Flight Carried Cover

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 22, 2016 at 1:50 PM Comments comments (0)


Such phenomenon was witnessed earlier when Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit movie series released. In 2012, Air New Zealand launched ‘Hobbit’-themed flights. A Boeing 777-300 promoted “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” & a Boeing 777-200 was set up for “The Hobbit: There & Back Again”. The airline ran a similar promotion for “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy.

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The Wonder of Gotthard Tunnel-2016

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 15, 2016 at 11:10 PM Comments comments (0)

With Gotthard Base Tunnel, Switzerland is proving that it wants to promote environmentally friendly and space saving means of transport. Several polls have shown that the population is in favour of shifting transalpine traffic from road to rail. The new rail link through the Alps (NRLA) involving the base tunnels through the Gotthard and the Loetschberg form the core element of this transport policy.

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Extreme Postmarking in Thematic Philately

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 15, 2016 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (0)


For all such types of Postmarks collecting only we have to wait but may be collected from the comfort of our own home whereas few other types of postmark collecting also of great fun, the Extreme Postmarking which involves lot of patience and physical labour too.

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New issue of "ITS Stamp News"

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on October 5, 2016 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (0)

New issue of "ITS Stamp News" September 2016

issue no.75 (Volume 19 No.3)



~ Extreme Postmarking in Thematic Philately – Page 5

~ The Wonder of Gotthard Tunnel-2016 – Page 10

~ Picture Postcards on Gotthard Tunnel-2016 – Page 13

~ New Stamps from India Post – Page 15

~ New Postal Stationery – Page 20

~ New Covers & Cancellations – Page 21

~ Philatelic Exhibitions & News – Page 23

~ Kabali Special Cine Flight Carried Cover – Page 2

~ World Heritage Sites; Gorham’s Cave Complex, Gibraltar – Page 31

~ From the Pen of Editor – Page 3

~ International Exhibitions – Page 30

~ Days of India in Deutschland – Page 4

~ ITS Postal Auction No.74 – Page 24

~ Realisations of ITS Postal Auction No.73 – Page 29

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Europa-2016 Stamps

Posted by Indian Thematic Society on July 14, 2016 at 8:55 PM Comments comments (0)


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Issue No.76 Volume 19 No.4

~ Recent Miniature Sheets from India – Page 2

~ Points to Ponder From the Pen of Editor – Page 3

~ Indians Awarded in Overseas Exhibitions – Page 4

~ SUPERMAN; A Super Hero or A Super Villian – Page 5

~ First Stamp on Superman – Page 11

~ U N Stamp on M S Subbulakshmi – Page 12

~ International Fleet Review by President of India – Page 13

~ New Stamps from India Post – Page 16

~ SIPA Diamond 2016; National Stamp Exhibition – Page 24

~ ITS Postal Auction No.75 – Page 25

~ Realisations of ITS Postal Auction No.74 – Page 30

~ Republic Day 2017; Stamp Design Competition – Page 32

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