Philately is a live hobby with various issues in vogue all the times. Different philatelic groups have different views on these issues with different perspectives. We realize, unanimous conclusions can not be reached without positive discussions on all these perspectives. We provide a special space for these discussions.

Some contemporary issues which have recently emerged or which are under discussion between various philatelic groups having different views, are mentioned here with the inputs from various quarters. These issues and the received responses put together may be helpful in understanding the contemporary issues / happenings in Philately in the region.

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