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Row over Indira, Rajiv stamps: Congress cries foul, govt defends move

A controversy has erupted over the decision to discontinue postage stamps of Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi with the government saying only one family can not get this honour, even as the Congress......

US Congressional resolution calls for Diwali stamp

Five influential American lawmakers have introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives calling on the US Postal Service to issue a postal stamp to commemorate the festival of Diwali.......

Bihar issues postal stamps on Narendra Modi

A set of four postal stamps and a special cover on Prime Minister Narendra Modi conceptualized by a philatelist from Bihar has been issued by the department of posts. "I conceptualised the stamps......

Electors under preventive detention can vote through postal ballot: EC

The Election Commission on Friday issued instructions to Chief Electoral Officers of poll-bound states of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Delhi and Mizoram for allowing voting rights......

US lawmakers seek postage stamp on Diwali

The next time you receive a post parcel from the United States, don't be surprised to see a colourful display of Diwali on it as some American lawmakers have introduced a resolution seeking......

Post offices in Madhya Pradesh will now sell mobile phones

Post offices in Madhya Pradesh will sell mobile phones as part of postal department's Digital India initiative. The department has joined hands with state-run operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited......

E-commerce firms revive postal department's fortunes

With e-commerce platforms increasingly turning to the Indian Posts to deliver their orders to customers, the fast flourishing e-retail business has become a revenue generator for the state-run......

Postal Dept incurs loss of Rs 7 a postcard, Rs 5 on inland letter

The Department of Posts is incurring a loss of over Rs 7 per postcard and about Rs 5 per inland letter as the revenue earned is far lower than the actual cost. As per the 2013-14 figures of......

Postal bank set to become a reality: Rajan

The country will see many new banks in the coming years, including a postal bank promoted by the postal department, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday. ......

Postal Dept to use its network for proposed Payment Bank

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the Postal Department will utilise the services of its vast network for the proposed Payment Bank. "Government proposes to utilise vast postal network......

Russell Crowe's Robin Hood gets stamped

Australia Post has decided to create new postal stamps featuring Russell Crowe as Robin Hood. One features him walking through Sherwood Forest while another shows him firing an arrow.Australia Post......

Out soon, James Bond stamps!

Britain's national postal service, Royal Mail, has unveiled a set of stamps that feature the covers of Ian Fleming's Bond novels. The stamps will go on sale from 8 January to mark 100 years of the......

Seen a Star?

It's not unusual in Mumbai to stumble over celebrities. After all, this is the City of Dreams, Bollywood's postal address. We have shopped for vegetables alongside Sridevi no less, waited to cross......

Should Lance Armstrong be forgiven?

Lance Armstrong in a pensive mood. Photograph: Mario Tama/Getty Images Former US Postal Service Pro Team rider Scott Mercier believes that disgraced American cycling star Lance Armstrong should......

BCCI flourished in Eden, but hijacked by Tamil Nadu: Bedi

(From left) Bishan Singh Bedi, Jagmohan Dalmiya and Dilip Vengsarkar release a postal stamp to commemorate 150 years of the Eden Gardens. Photograph: PTI Taking at dig at the Board of Control for......

Armstrong team mate Kjaersgaard avoids doping sanctions

Steffen Kjaersgaard, a team-mate of Lance Armstrong's at US Postal from 2000-03, will not face sanctions, despite admitting to using performance-enhancing drugs, Norwegian anti-doping authorities......

US government sues Armstrong for sponsor money

The United States accused cyclist Lance Armstrong on Friday of defrauding the US Postal Service by taking its sponsorship money at the same time he was doping and using performance-enhancing drugs......

Roger Federer on Swiss stamp

World number one Roger Federer became the first living Swiss person to have his picture enshrined on a postage stamp."It's a great moment. I'm proud to be a symbol like the army knife or the......
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The civic body members, who failed to convene Jagratha Samathis, could invite disqualification, Minister Panchayats M.K. Munner has said. The... ...
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