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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......

The world's largest photograph is here!

Good heavens! The record for the world’s largest photograph has just been shattered by this stunning snap of the Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in the Alps and the highest peak in Europe.......

This Picasso masterpiece sets world record for art at auction

Never underestimate the power of pretty women. A painting by Pablo Picasso has set a new world record for the most expensive artwork to be sold at an auction after reaching $179 million......

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......

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......

World's fastest passenger train breaks own record

The Japanese Maglev trains were started as a project of Japan Airlines and the national railways with government support The world's fastest passenger's train, Maglev, has surpassed its earlier......

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......

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......

'Crying in films is very difficult'

'The dark side is not me; I am a mama's boy,' Ganesh Venkatraman tells S Saraswathi. After years of playing second fiddle, Ganesh Venkatraman has finally come into his own. He plays the......

A world record for Mustafizur Rahman

Bangladesh's Mustafizur Rahman celebrates taking an Indian wicket. Photograph: Bangladesh Cricket/Twitter Mustafizur Rahman became only the second bowler to have five-wicket hauls in his first two......

Women's World Cup: US top 'group of death' after Wambach's goal record

Sydney Leroux of the United States (right) is challenged by Sarah Nnodim of Nigeria during their Group D match of the FIFA Women's World Cup in at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, Canada, on......

2018 World Cup qualifier: Guam record first win; Philippines upset Bahrain

Guam players in action during the qualifying match. Photograph: Gareth Gay/Getty Images Tiny Guam beat Turkmenistan 1-0 to record their first ever World Cup qualifying victory, while the......

Women's FIFA World Cup: Marta breaks goal record as spectator presence scarce

Marta #10 of Brazil celebrates a goal on a penalty kick with teammates during their 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup Group E match against Korea Republic at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Quebec, Canada,......

Lok Sabha felicitates World No 1 Saina and Sania

  The Lok Sabha on Monday felicitated badminton star Saina Nehwal and tennis player Sania Mirza for creating new records in the sport, saying the ‘stupendous’ achievements are a......
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Four critical things that make a Digital India possible today and challenges ahead

By Sam Pitroda This government's Digital India campaign is a welcome step in creating an India of the 21st century powered by connectivity,... ...

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Here's why India may be on the brink of an unprecedented full-blown water crisis

A steel wheelchair occupies pride of place in the home of A Swami, a resident of Kottala village in Nalgonda district of Telangana. When you walk... ...

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Time to Add Large-hearted Vajpayeeism to Government and More of Upadhyay's Credo to Party

Dear Amitji, Two weeks ago, I wrote in my column that the real target of the attack on select Union ministers and BJP chief ministers is the... ...

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Major highlights from first week

London : Six highlights from the first week at the Wimbledon tennis championships. Nadal downed by dreadlocked Dustin German qualifier Dustin... ...

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Hillary Clinton

GLEN, N.H. U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amounts of... ...

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