rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Guinness Records

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Guinness Records

  News for Guinness Records

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies
  • Sports

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......

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 Wedneday, nearly a month after celebrating her 117th birthday. Okawa, died of natural......

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......

This sandwich @ $214 is the world's most expensive

The Serendipity restaurant in New York City is the proud owner of the new Guinness World Record.   The world's most expensive sandwich -- a cheese toastie dipped in gold and costing a......

Bhutan team enters Guinness record for green initiative

A group of around 100 men in Bhutan have set a new world record by planting 49,672 tree saplings in just one hour. The group has broken the previous record set by an Indian team which had planted......

Xiaomi sells 2.11 million phones in 12 hours, sets Guinness record

China's smartphone giant Xiaomi on Thursday said it has set a new Guinness World Record for mobile phone sales by selling 2.11 million handsets in a 12-hour flash sale held to celebrate its......

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......

Massive Baahubali poster enters Guinness World Record

Baahubali has entered the Guinness World Record, thanks to its massive poster which occupies over 50,000 sq ft. Expressing happiness, director SS Rajamouli shared the link of the website on his......

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'......

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.......

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......
  Videos for Guinness Records
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
guinness records video
  Web results for Guinness Records
Mexican Man Says 19-Inch Penis Is Destroying His Life

A 52-year-old Mexican man says he has the world's largest penis -- and it's making his life miserable. Roberto Esquivel Cabrera of Saltillo told... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/08/28/mexican-man-says-he-has-worlds-longest-penis-and-hes-miserable_n_8059936.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
One beer for every country on the map

Garfors in Iran. Garfors in Jordan. Garfors in Norway Garfors in Uzbekistan. TOPICS The last we checked, there were 198 countries on the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/magazine/on-globetrotting-how-i-ran-out-of-198-countries-by-gunnar-garfors/article7593525.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Wackiest records ever

The first edition of The Guinness Book of Records was published in October 1955. As the ultimate authority in record-breaking achievements, The... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/news/featured/60-years-of-guinness-book-of-records-wackiest-records-ever/ss-BBmc76E?srcref=rss
How well do you know Guinness World Records?

As the Guinness Book of Records celebrates 60 years, we decided to mark the occasion and put together a quick quiz. With all the questions relating... ...

http://www.breakingnews.ie/discover/quick-quiz-how-well-do-you-know-guinness-world-records-693236.html
Onam fiesta begins with a tug-of-war

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A friendlytug-of-war between people's representatives and the police, which kick-started the Onam... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/onam-fiesta-begins-with-a-tugofwar/article7589250.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Kerala&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Related Pages


guinness records
Child Prodigy

http://www.bharatanatyamdances.com ...
14 Followers

guinness records
Guinness World Records Primetime

Television
0 Followers

guinness records
Lata Mangeshkar

Lata Mangeshkar, The Nightingale of...
8 Followers

guinness records
Rohan Baptist Rebello

I am a senior undergraduate in the...
2 Followers

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z