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Walking in his shoes can't be easy

A 19-year-old boy from Venezuela has broken the Guinness World Record for the largest feet. The shoes of Jeison Rodriguez, the living person with the largest feet in the world, placed next to the......

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......

Sizzle in the sun: July was the HOTTEST month ever around the world

July was the hottest month ever recorded on Earth. A young woman cools off in a fountain during a hot summer day at Gorky park in Moscow. Photograph: Sergei Karpukhin/Reuters The average......

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......

Alibaba sets new Singles Day record with over $14 bn sales

E-commerce has become a success in China as it overtook the US as the world largest online retail market. China's e-commerce giant Alibaba on Thursday created a new record in online sales netting......

Global gold demand slids to 6-year low; India records 25% fall

  Gold demand hit a six-year low in the second quarter, a World Gold Council report showed on Thursday, as sluggish price movement and the prospect of better returns in equities curbed......

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......

World's 10 fastest trains

Japan now boasts of having the world’s fastest train.  Image: Japan’s Maglev train sets a new record. Photograph: Reuters     And if a train with this speed runs in......

Legendary Tamil actress Manorama, remembered as 'Aachi', dies

A versatile actress, Manorama holds a Guinness World Record for acting in more than 1,000 films Legendary Tamil actress Manorama died at a private hospital in Chennai following a heart attack on......

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......

Jurassic World rakes in $511 million in opening weekend

Jurassic World had a record breaking opening weekend and claimed $511 million worldwide.The fourth instalment of the series was top choice in the 66 countries where it was released, and has become......

Record-chasing Djokovic sets up Murray showdown

IMAGE: Novak Djokovic in action. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images World number one Novak Djokovic survived a second-set blip to reach the Paris Masters final with a 6-3, 3-6, 6-0 win......

F1 tweaks 2016 calendar, Indian Grand Prix misses out again!

- A revised provisional calendar with a record 21 races was approved by the governing FIA's World Motor Sport Council at a meeting in Paris on Wednesday. - For the third year in a row, the Indian......

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......

World Athletics: Ayana denies Dibaba with stunning 5,000m gold

Almaz Ayana of Ethiopia celebrates after winning gold and setting new championship record in the Women's 5000 metres final. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images Ethiopia's Almaz Ayana put on a......

Peerless Eaton breaks decathlon world record

Ashton Eaton of the U.S. poses for photographs after winning the men's decathlon and breaking the world record during the 15th IAAF Championships at the National Stadium in Beijing. Photograph:......
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