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50th International Eucharistic congress Dublin 2012- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

The 50th International Eucharistic Congress will take place in Dublin this year from June 10th to 17th, under the theme, “The Eucharist: Communion with Christ and with one another”.

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published April 27th, 2012


Seventh World Meeting of families Milan 2012- Stamp issue

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Rating: 4.0/5

The theme of the Seventh World Meeting of Families to be held from 30 May to 3 June is: “The Family: Work and Celebration.” In a letter to the President of the Pontifical Council for the Family, the Holy Father Benedict XVI noted that the family, work and holidays are “gifts and blessings to help us to live a fully human life.

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published April 27th, 2012

RIO+20- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.7/5

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The UN General Assembly adopted a Resolution agreeing to hold the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in 2012. Also referred to as ‘Rio+20′ or Earth Summit 20, the conference  will take place in Rio de Janeiro Brazil on 20-22 June 2012 to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development , in Rio de Janeiro, and the 10th anniversary of the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development in Johannesburg.

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published April 26th, 2012


100th Anniversary of Santos Futebol Clube- Stamp issue

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Rating: 4.0/5

On the 14th April 1912 in San Paolo – Brazil – in Santos where there is the main harbour of Latin America, three boys founded the Santos Foot-Ball Club. White shirt for home matches and black-and white striped shirt with black shorts for away matches. One hundred years of history, a prestigious palmarès, and a name the all the world envied, admired and applauded.

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published April 26th, 2012

600th Anniversary of the birth of St. Joan of arc- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.4/5

This year marks the 600th anniversary of the birth of St. Joan of Arc .Leaving aside the disputes over her mystical visions, during her life she perceived and promoted a way forward for France, which was in disarray and dominated by the English at the time.

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published April 25th, 2012


Made in San Marino-Fifty years of Ceramica Faetano- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.3/5

“Made in San Marino”. “Ceramica Faetano” puts together the handicraft and enterprise skills. Tradition, history, innovation and new technologies. An adventure that since half a century is a glory of the Republic of San Marino.

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published April 25th, 2012

Happy and Glorious- Diamond Jubilee, Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.6/5

Royal Mail will mark the culmination of Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations with eight new stamps featuring significant events over the past 60 years.

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published April 24th, 2012


2012 International Year of sustainable energy for all- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.9/5

 ONU declared the 2012 International Year of sustainable energy for all. Its General Secretary, Ban Ki-Moon, commented on the initiative and warned: “The lack of energy must finish, we shall have the possibility to switch on the light in all houses, to reduce poverty and give everyone an opportunity, to lead the economic stimulus and fight climatic changes”.

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published April 24th, 2012

Centenary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic- Stamp issue

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Rating: 4.8/5

The stamps were unveiled as part of the National Tribute in Cobh, Co Cork today with the involvement of Cobh Postman, Paul O’Neill.

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published April 23rd, 2012


40th Anniversary of Unesco heritage- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.8/5

The UNESCO General Conference approved on the 16th November 1972 in Paris an agreement on the protection of the world, cultural and natural Heritage. The idea to create an international movement to protect cultural areas and nature was born in the second post-war period.

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published April 23rd, 2012

The Chain of Generations Center, The Western Wall- Stamp issue

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Rating: 3.5/5

Since the time of the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem 2,000 years ago, the Western Wall has been a symbol and focus of yearning for generations of Jews around the world. The Western Wall’s ancient stones were the objects of a nation’s longing for its homeland and city, the site mourned by those exiled from it, as well as their sons, grandsons and great grandsons, generation after generation.

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published April 22nd, 2012