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World's oldest person dies in Japan aged 117

Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman recognised by Guinness World Records as the world's oldest living person died on Wednesday morning of natural causes. Okawa, who lived in a nursing home in Osaka......

This Indian cow holds a Guinness record

A cow in India holds the Guinness record for being the shortest in the world. The six-year-old cow, known as Manikyam, was reared by an Indian farmer and environmentalist called NV Balakrishnan in......

Indian sets Guinness yoga record in Hong Kong

A 29-year-old Indian yoga teacher in Hong Kong on Sunday set a Guinness World Record for performing yoga continuously for 40 hours non-stop, demonstrating more than 1,500 'asanas'. Yogaraj C P, a......

When the world's tallest man met the shortest man

  The long and short of this meeting was to mark Guinness World Records Day. The world’s tallest and shortest men shook hands for the first time on Thursday. Sultan Kösen, 31, an......

Jumping cats, long tongues, golf clubs: 12 jaw-dropping Guinness records

Some people are remembered for their great achievements. But, there are some like these who enter record books for the sheer oddity. On the occasion of 60th-anniversary edition of the Guinness......

Billionaire sets world record with $201-million life insurance

A ‘well-known’ US billionaire has set a Guinness World Record after buying the most valuable life insurance policy, worth a whopping $201 million, more than double the previous mark.......

World's smallest roadworthy car zooms to Guinness record

The world's smallest car -- just 25 inches high and 4 feet long -- which can be safely driven on the road has entered the Guinness World Records. Custom car maker Austin Coulson in the US set the......

Bugatti Veyron is the world's fastest car, again!

Guinness has pulled a U-turn, confirming Buggati Veyron, with a top speed of 431.072 km per hour, as the world's fastest car. Bugatti's record set back in 2010 is official all over again, after......

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),......

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......

Terence Lewis dances his way into Guinness Records

Choreographer Terence Lewis has broken a Guinness World Record. He choreographed 1,336 people to a Bollywood song in an hour at Mumbai's St Teresa High School, his alma mater, for the Colors'......

Are you looking forward to Preity's Guinness show?

Twitter is a busy world, and Bollywood contributes a great deal to it. Here's looking at the best star tweets of the day.So what if movies are not hapening to Preity Zinta. She is all set......

Singing upside down, and breaking Guinness record

  Colors TV's new show Guinness World Records -- Ab India Todega, which will be hosted by Preity Zinta, will see quite a few feats being performed. The first episode, which will......

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......

Largest cricket bat bids for Guinness world record

The world's largest bat, at the ICC headquarters. Photograph: ICC on Twitter With the cricket World Cup round the corner, a bat as tall as a 10-storey building, unveiled in Dubai to promote and......

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......

Golfer's record-breaking swing: 146 yards with 14ft club!

A golfer in Texas blasted a ball 146 yards with the extra long club, smashing the Guinness world record. Michael Furrh smashed the previous Guinness World Record for longest usable golf club by......

100-year-old marathoner Fauja, PETA's new poster boy

Just days after registering his name in the Guinness World Record as the oldest person to complete a marathon, 100-year-old Fauja Singh has now become the oldest man to star in a PETA ad campaign.......

Real Madrid set Spanish record of 19 consecutive wins

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale (right) celebrates with team mate Toni Kroos after scoring a goal. Photograph: Susana Vera/Reuters Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti hailed his "extraordinary" players......
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World's Oldest Person Dies at 117 in Japan

When she turned 114, she was officially recognised by Guinness World Records as the oldest woman in the globe. Japan, known for the longevity of... ...

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Artist makes Guinness record for crafting world's largest paintbrush

An Assam-based artist has made it to the Guinness Book of Worlds Records for making the world's largest paintbrush measuring as long as a... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/entertainment/report-artist-makes-guinness-record-for-crafting-world-s-largest-paintbrush-2073444
Fastest rotating man-made object ever created

Records after creating the fastest rotating man-made object to date. Researchers at the University of St Andrews managed to spin a tiny sphere of... ...

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Robot Astronaut Wins 2 Guinness World Records Titles

ese robot that acts as a friendly companion to astronauts on board the International Space Station or ISS has set two Guinness World Records.... ...

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This 2.75 inches tall baby Chihuahua maybe the world's smallest dog

 London: A baby Chihuahua named Toudi, maybe just be the world's smallest dog at 2.75 inches. Just 12 weeks old, the pet, who weighs merely... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150327/lifestyle-petsenvironment/article/275-inches-tall-baby-chihuahua-maybe-worlds-smallest-dog

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