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Switzerland’s White Stork!

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Rating: 3.9/5

In 1949, Switzerland’s white stork population disappeared, leaving a landscape totally devoid of bill clattering.

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published April 29th, 2013

Isle of Man’s issues a stamp celebrating the 60th Anniversary Of Queen Elizabeth II’s Reign!

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Rating: 4.1/5

Heralded as the dawn of a new Elizabeth era, the Queen’s Coronation was held on 2 June 1953 at Westminster Abbey in London.

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published April 28th, 2013

Equal Pay Day is the title of the Civic Values self-adhesive stamp series issues by Spanish Post!

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Rating: 3.6/5

Equal Pay Day is the title of the Civic Values self-adhesive stamp series, which draws attention to the gender discrimination against women in their pay checks.

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published April 28th, 2013

Israel Post issues a stamp commemorating the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising!

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Rating: 3.2/5

The stamp is issued in commemoration of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising which took place 70 years ago.

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published April 27th, 2013

Hong Kong Post issues a stamp dedicated to the revitalization of their Historic Buildings!

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Rating: 4.1/5

Heritage is a valuable and unique asset of each city which bears witness to its development. To enhance heritage conservation in the territory, the Government rolled out the Revitalising Historic Buildings Through Partnership Scheme (the Revitalisation Scheme) in 2008 which aims not only to preserve historic buildings, but also to develop them into remarkable cultural landmarks and put them to good and innovative use.

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published April 27th, 2013

Major Characters of Portuguese History and Culture!

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Rating: 3.6/5

Portuguese Post issues a stamp issue commemorating the most prominent figures in their history and culture.

Source: WOPA

published April 26th, 2013

Queen Elizabeth II: 60th Anniversary of Her Majesty’s Coronation – OFDC by Canada Post!

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Rating: 3.6/5

The domestic-rate PERMANENT™ stamp affixed to this OFDC celebrates the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty’s Coronation.

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published April 26th, 2013

Italian and Vatican City Post’s joint issue celebrating the Edict of Milan, on the 1700th anniversary of its proclamation!

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Rating: 4.3/5

The stamp shows a detail of the frescoes painted in 1248 inside the hall of the Oratory of San Silvestro in the Basilica of the Santi Quattro Coronati in Rome,

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published April 25th, 2013

South Korean Post issue the 3rd installment of the “Korean-Made Characters” series!

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Rating: 3.9/5

As the third installment of the Korean-Made Characters Series, “Robocar Poli” is introduced following the introduction of “Pucca” and “Pororo, The Little Penguin”.

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published April 24th, 2013

The Bahamas – 120th Anniversary of the Royal Bahamas Police Force Band!

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Rating: 3.9/5

This special issue of stamps celebrates the 120th Anniversary of the world famous Royal Bahamas Police Force Band which has for many years been a major cultural icon throughout the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.

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published April 23rd, 2013

The 12th National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China.

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Rating: 3.2/5

The 12th National People’s Congress of the People’s Republic of China was held in Beijing on March 5, 2013.

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published April 22nd, 2013