Britain's smallest dog is just three inches tall

 The smallest dog in Britain is a tiny Chihuahua, who is just three inches tall, fits in the palm of her owner's hand and is lighter than a bag of sugar.

Blanket knitted to pay tribute to Mandela sets Guinness record

 A 3,133 square metres blanket, knitted together by people of six countries including India to pay tributes to the legacy of South African anti-apartheid leader Nelson Mandela, today set a new Guinness World record.

Phil Hughes' bat, jerseys head to Mount Everest
Phil Hughes' bat, jerseys head to Mount Everest

Chhurim Sherpa began her journey for a third ascent to Mount Everest on Sunday but this time some odd items were also part of her climbing gear.

Guinness World Record holder cycles up Taiwan skyscraper

 A Guinness World Record holder on Sunday cycled up 3,139 steps in the Taipei 101 tower, formerly the tallest building on the planet, in an astonishing feat of endurance.

Woman wins Guinness World Record title for being biggest Spice Girls fan ever
Woman wins Guinness World Record title for being biggest Spice Girls fan ever

Woman named Liz West has been officially declared biggest Spice Girls fan on Earth and now holds a Guinness World Record, thanks to her massive collection.

PM Modi congratulates Indian yoga instructor for Guinness world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Hong Kong-based Indian Yoga instructor Yogaraj CP, who created a Guinness World Record by performing Yoga continuously for 40 hours non-stop.

PM Modi congratulates Indian yoga instructor for world record

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday congratulated Hong Kong-based Indian Yoga instructor Yogaraj CP, who created a Guinness World Record by performing Yoga continuously for 40 hours non stop.

Do you wanna build a snowman? Japanese city makes 1,585

A small Japanese city has claimed a new snowman-building world record, an official said Monday, after a winter storm dumped tonnes of the white stuff.

Indian sets Guinness Yoga record in Hong Kong

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

Largest Cricket bat bids for Guinness World Record

 As the Cricket World Cup is round the corner, a bat as tall as 10-storey building, unveiled here to promote and celebrate the quadrennial event, is bidding for the Guinness World Record for the 'Largest Cricket Bat'.

New Year's eve gala around Burj Khalifa breaks Guinness Record

A dazzling show of New Year's eve gala using 70,000 LED bulbs around the world's tallest building Burj Khalifa here has broken the Guinness World Record of the 'Largest LED-Illuminated Facade'.

Students from 119 nations sing UAE anthem to claim record

Students and staff from 119 nations belonging to a group of schools owned by an Indian in the UAE sang their way into the Guinness World Record book for the most nationalities singing a National Anthem at any one time.

Hondurans get in the spirit with world record human Christmas tree

Thousands of Hondurans went down in history on Monday by setting a new Guinness world record for the largest human Christmas tree.

Shraddha wants dad Shakti to be Guinness World Record holder
Shraddha wants dad Shakti to be Guinness World Record holder

Actress Shraddha Kapoor, daughter of actor Shakti Kapoor, roots for a certificate from Guinness World Records for her father as she feels he has done over 700 films, which in itself is "unusual" and "worthy" of being lauded.

London Marathon raises record amounts for charity
London Marathon raises record amounts for charity

Runners at the London Marathon have raised almost half a billion dollars for charity in the last five years and continue to break fundraising records each year, sponsors Virgin Money announced on Wednesday.

Bodla sets another record, 115 knee strikes in 1 minute

Guinness World Record holder from Pakistan, Ahmad Amin Bodla has created a new record by striking 115 knee kicks in a minute, in his academy.

TN Transport Dept sets Guinness world record

The government`s transport department has set a new Guinness world record by organising a mega blood donation camp involving 53,129 persons at multiple venues ahead of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa`s birthday.

New Year 2014: Dubai fireworks display breaks Guinness world record

Dubai has ushered in 2014 with more than half a million fireworks spectacle, breaking the world record for the largest such display ever, Guinness World records said today.

Aus family sets world record with half million X-mas lights

An Australian family which put more than half a million Christmas lights on their house has claimed a Guinness world record - for the second time.