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Yoga Day sets 2 Guinness records; 35K; 84 nationalities participate

India on Sunday set two new Guinness World Records for Yoga with 35,985 participants performing asanas at one venue and as many as 84 nationalities joining in the official observation of......

At 111 years, he is the world's OLDEST man

A 111-year-old Japanese was recognised as the world’s oldest man by Guinness World Records on Wednesday, following the death in June of a Polish-born New Yorker. Sakari Momoi received a......

Paswan confident of breaking own Guinness world record!

Lok Janshakti Party chief Ram Vilas Paswan on Tuesday filed his nomination papers from the Hajipur parliamentary constituency in Bihar, and claimed that he would break his own Guinness World Record......

PHOTOS: Guinness on their mind, New Yorkers strip down

More than 800 people dared to bare in New York’s Times Square earlier this week to break the Guinness World Record of ‘world’s largest gathering of people in their......

AMU students set world record with peace envelop

Students of the Aligarh Muslim University have entered the Guinness Book of World Records for making the world's largest paper envelop. The 39ft x 27ft envelop was made in a period of ten days last......

Wacky, hand-made cars in Hyderabad museum

His passion for turning metal scrap into objects has won him a mention in the Guinness Book of World Records. Kanyaboina Sudhakar, the owner of Sudha Cars Museum in Hyderabad, the first and only......

World's largest swimming pool

Acknowledged by the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's largest swimming pool, the lagoon measures 1,013 metres (3,323 ft)) in length, covers an area of eight hectares (20 acres),......

Dubai boasts of world's longest driverless metro network

The Dubai Metro, comprising the red and green lines, has entered the Guinness Book of World Records as the longest driverless metro network in the world spanning 74.695 km.Click NEXT to read......

Onboard the stunning Midnight Rider

The luxurious Midnight Rider has a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for being the world's heaviest limousine. An entertainment hotspot on wheels, it took seven years to build this 25......

He crafts miniature machines, enters Guinness Book

A Nagpur-based engineer has earned a name for himself in the Guinness Book of Records for developing and designing miniature machines, steam engines and models of luxury motor cars, including......

Game of Thrones enters Guinness World Records 2016

A lowdown on what's happening in Hollywood. Image: Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen in Games of Thrones Popular television series Game of Thrones has found a place in the new......

Meet Kannada cinema's actress of substance

Kannada actress Bhavana is the recipient of two State awards and her name figures in the Guinness Book of Records for being involved in a Kannada film that had only her in the cast. She is......

Munni... enters Guinness world record

Munni Badnaam Hui, the smash hit item number from Salman Khan-starrer Dabangg, has created history by entering the Guinness Book of World Records in Melbourne, Australia. Over 1,200 people danced......

An entrepreneur who acts too!

Rana Daggubati, grandson of producer and 'occasional' actor D Rama Naidu (who is a Guinness Book Record holder as far as film production is concerned), the son of Suresh Babu (producer and......

Harry Potter stars enter Guinness book

Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe and Emma Watson have entered the Guinness World Records book by becoming the highest grossing lead actors of the decade.The young actors were ahead of their many......

Have you met the 'Golden Bolt'?

  A fleet-footed Japan's 105-year-old raced into the Guinness World Records book on Wednesday. Hidekichi Miyazaki broke his own record for oldest competitive sprinter after running in the......

Why India-Pakistan cricket must return to Sharjah

'We are very hopeful that the India-Pakistan series will happen in the UAE. We are geared up for that.' Waleed Bukhatir and Mazhar Khan, the men who drive cricket in the Emirates, tell Harish......

Adorable India Rhodes marks Yoga Day, or so it seems!

A picture of India Rhdes tweeted by Jonty Rhodes. Photograph: Jonty Rhodes/Twitter The world celebrated the first International Yoga Day on Sunday and the enormity of the success of the event saw......

I lost motivation at Ferrari, reveals Alonso

‘I don’t have any regrets because I'm happy now’ McLaren Honda's Fernando Alonso speaks with members of the media during preview to the Formula One Grand Prix of Austria .......

Belgaum schoolboy makes Guinness records list for rollerskating

A 12-year-old Indian rollerskating fanatic was among the record-breakers who made it into the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records, released on Monday. Rohan Kokane, from Belgaum, won......
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Here's where this year's Rhodes Scholars went to college

REUTERS/Brian Snyder Students from Harvard. The Rhodes Trust announced the 2016 class of Rhodes Scholars on Sunday, and the 32 American men... ...
Twenty Manhattan College Students to Receive James Patterson Scholarships

PRWeb 2015-11-25 Best-selling author James Patterson 69 established annual scholarship program given to 10 juniors and 10 seniors at his alma... ...
British Council to start Reading Challenge Programme for kids

AT 11:21 PM IST British Council, event, Reading Challenge Programme, children, Reading Agency, Guinness World Records, book, Pune PUNE:... ...
Shirva man claims he can break record for dehusking coconut by teeth

Rajesh Prabhu from Shirva has been recognised under the category of fastest dehusking coconut by teeth, fingernails and bare feet by the World... ...
Swagat Thorat runs India's first newspaper for the visually challenged

Swagat Thorat has been running India's first Braille newspaper since February 2008. His 50-page Marathi newspaper Sparshdnyan, meaning knowledge by... ...

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