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India sets new world record for largest human flag

India on Sunday set a new world record for the largest human flag, formed by over 50,000 volunteers, beating the previous record held by Pakistan. The event saw about 1.5 lakh volunteers,......

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......

WTF News: It's Weird, True and Funny

Here's this week's collection of wacky and funny stories from around the world.  1) College students break world record for largest pillow fight   UC Irvine students, mostly freshman and......

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......

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......

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.......

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......

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......

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......

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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Q. Are there instances in world history where religious conversion has taken place on a massive level?
Tanu:  A.  more

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Q. which are the song kumar sanu recorded to be in guiness book of world record.
ABIR DASGUPTA:  A. now happening in world , as per Guinness book of records , Islam attracted 15 million more converts than CHRISITANS in last decade or so more

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Q. Guinness book of world records and Limca book of world records. what is the difference between the two ???
Pathline Channel:  A. Sanu broke the Guinness world record for the largest number of songs recorded in a single day. There were as many as 28 songs recorded. more

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Smartee
Q. Sir I do have more than Ten thousand ids here.But they are not FAKE.....and I am also not a FAKE person.....I come here to entertain myself in my style?
Smartee:  A. Both are almost same but Guinness book is more popular worldwide. more

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10 Most Fashionable Handbags In The World

BANGALORE: The modern purse, clutch or handbag came about in England during the Industrial Revolution. Since then, women and bags go hand in hand.... ...

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Amit Shah sets target of 1 crore membership

BJP chief Amit Shah (Photo: PTI/File) Bengaluru: Expressing displeasure over slow pace of BJP membership drive in Karnataka, national President... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/141226/nation-current-affairs/article/amit-shah-sets-target-1-crore-membership
Selsella to bid for Guinness record

Biplab Kr Dey TURA, Dec 25 Selsella in Garo Hills has set its sight on getting itself into the Guinness Book of World Records by getting the... ...

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Kuchipudi Convention to host over 6000 dancers

International Kuchipudi Dance Convention to be held in Hyderabad aims to surpass its own Guinness Record with over 6000 dancers from across the... ...

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John Grisham's 'Gray Mountain' tops US best-seller list

John Grisham's " Gray Mountain" topped all fiction titles heading into the Christmas holiday, claiming the No. 1 spot on the U.S. best-seller list... ...

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