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When their feet, err feats, made them famous

As Guinness World Records turns 60 this year, takes a look at some of the weirder records that are featured in the new edition. 1) Largest feet   Venezuelan Jeison Orlando......

It's AMAZING what Indians do to set World Records

From wearing a turban made from 400m of cloth to eating drinking glass, Indians have done some really bizarre stuff to set a Guinness World Record. presents some of the oddest Guinness......

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......

On Yoga Day, India eyes world record

Participants perform yoga during a camp to mark the International Day of Yoga, in New Delhi, India, Photograph: Adnan Abidi/Reuters Terming the participation of thousands of people during the......

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 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......

Burj Khalifa opens the world's highest observation deck

Image: Burj Khalifa bags another world record. Photograph, courtesy: Emaar Group The world's tallest building Burj Khalifa has clinched its newest Guinness World Records title for being the......

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.......

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......

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'......

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......

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......

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.......
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Indian sets Guinness World Records for longest fingernails on one hand

London: India's Shridhar Chillal has made it to the Guinness Book of World records for the longest fingernails on one hand ever.Chillal, who has... ...
4600 students dresses as Mahatma Gandhi to set a world record

Marking the 146th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi in Bengaluru, Venkat, Stann's and Venus group of institutions on Friday opened their account... ...
10,000 Amritsar students dance in world record bid

Over 10,000 students in this Sikh holy city on Saturday staked their claim in the Guinness World Records with the largest dance performance in one... ...
10,000 children take pledge against drug abuse in Punjab

10,000 children take pledge against drug abuse in Punjab In an attempt to enter into the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest ever dance... ...
World's oldest veg restaurant in Switzerland says it's all about choice

As India debates the sensitive topic of meat ban, an alleged murder over beef eating and other issues that has the country divided in opinion,... ...

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