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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......

Indian sets Guinness yoga record in Hong Kong

A 29-year-old Indian yoga teacher in Hong Kong on Sunday set a Guinness World Record for performing yoga continuously for 40 hours non-stop, demonstrating more than 1,500 'asanas'. Yogaraj C P, a......

Modi asks NCC youth to create a world record in yoga

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wendesday asked the National Cadet Corps to try and create a world record by doing yoga across the country at the same time on June 21, the 'International Day of......

Brrrr! Enter Oymyakon, the world's COLDEST region

All photographs: Maxim Shemetov The coldest temperatures in the northern hemisphere have been recorded in Sakha, the location of the Oymyakon valley, where according to the United Kingdom Met......

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......

China's super rich grows record high

The number of superrich people in China has hit a record high of more than 17,000, despite the slowdown of the world's second largest economy, according to a new survey. The total assets of the......

After oil, equity markets are likely to crash

Just as very high oil prices looked an anomaly in a sluggish world, so now do record high equities, says Ian Campbell. Policymakers wanted big stimulus. Now they have got it. The big drop in......

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......

350 off 138 balls... Lancashire's Livingstone breaks Indian's record

The 21-year-old all-rounder smashed a world record 350 off just 138 balls during a one-day match in a Royal London National Club Championship game against Caldy Young Lancashire batsman Liam......

Sania records 25th doubles title with Miami Open win

In individual doubles rankings, Sania is now only 145 points away from becoming World No 1. Martina Hingis of Switzerland and Sania Mirza of India pose with the Butch Buchholz Trophy after......

It is not possible to score a 200 every day: Rohit

India opener Rohit Sharma hits out. Photograph: Robert Cianflone/Getty Images His world record score of 264 came under threat from New Zealand opener Martin Guptill, who hit an unbeaten 237......

PHOTOS: Guptill hits record 237 as New Zealand sail into semis

Martin Guptill of New Zealand celebrates after scoring 200 runs during the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup match against the West Indies at Wellington Regional Stadium . Photograph: Hannah Peters/Getty......
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Fast and Furious 7 becomes the fifth biggest movie of all time

Source: Wochit Entertainment - 6 days ago 'Furious 7' Breaking World Records at Box Office 01:01 Furious 7 has racked up an eight-day total of... ...

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Wall Street dips; Greece negotiating team rejig boosts Europe

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A measure of equity markets worldwide hit record highs on Monday as optimism over Greece supported European stocks while U.S.... ...

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LRS Hosting Better Business Outcomes with Holistic Output Management Webinar on April 28, 2015

/PRNewswire/ -- Levi, Ray & Shoup, Inc. (LRS) is set to sponsor an upcoming webinar, Better Business Outcomes with Holistic Output Management, on... ...

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Solid waste management

It sounds very crude that in modern age there is no proper and scientific management of solid waste in medium towns of the State, not to speak of... ...

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Two Cleveland kidnap survivors say hope helped them survive ordeal

By By | Reuters 18 minutes ago CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Nearly two years after they escaped the Cleveland house where they were held for years,... ...

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