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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......

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......

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. Rediff.com presents some of the oddest Guinness......

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......

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.......

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......

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......

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.......

Cubans set world record

Cuba broke its own world record for the number of people playing chess at the same time in the same place on Thursday, with 13,000 players at the foot of Che Guevara's tomb, organizers said.Former......
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China's twin tower boasts new world record

BEIJING: A twin tower in eastern China has the world's largest LED wall, beating a record held by the 828-meter-high Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the... ...

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Indian Couples Refused To Take Gifts At Their Wedding But Instead Asked Their Guests For Their Blood

Indian Couples Refused To Take Gifts At Their Wedding But Instead Asked Their Guests … Indian Couples Refused To Take Gifts At Their Wedding... ...

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Oldest living panda in captivity turns 37, sets world record

The Oldest living panda, Jia Jia, living in captivity at a Hong Kong theme park, has celebrated its 37 birthday. The celebration included... ...

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The world's first pocket washing machine

Pocket washing machine Haier unveils CODO, which is said to be world's first pocket washing machine. CODO is equivalent to the size of an... ...

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On My 'Praise' for PM Modi

One of the things the 20th century is supposed to have taught us is that few things in life are black and white, that much of human reality... ...

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