Guinness World Records

Kerala man finds massive 50 kg jackfruit in backyard, applies for Guinness Record

A family in Edamulakkal village in Kerala's Kollam has found a massive jackfruit weighing more than 50 kilogram in their backyard.

May 15, 2020, 09:53 AM IST

Bhushan Kumar receives Guinness World Records certificate

Kumar on Friday received the honour from Rishi Nath, adjudicator, Guinness World Records, in Mumbai.

Jun 14, 2019, 19:11 PM IST

Kumbh Mela 2019 enters Guinness Book Of World Records

Kumbh Mela began on January 14 and concluded on March 4 with the sixth and final "Shahi Snan" on Mahashivratri.

Mar 05, 2019, 08:25 AM IST

Hugh Jackman becomes Guinness World Records holder

Actor Hugh Jackman has fulfilled his dream of becoming a Guinness World Records holder by being feted with the honour for having the longest career.

Feb 21, 2019, 13:36 PM IST

Meet 112-year-old Masazo Nonaka, the world's oldest man from Japan

A 112-year-old man from Japan's Hokkaido, Masazo Nonaka has been certified as world's oldest man by Guinness World Records on Tuesday. 

Apr 11, 2018, 13:49 PM IST

World's oldest man dead in Israel at 113: Media

Around 1.1 million people, most of them European Jews, perished in the camp between 1940 and 1945 before it was liberated by Soviet forces.

Aug 11, 2017, 22:41 PM IST

Nearly 3 lakh perform yoga at one place, set world record

In Rajkot, as many as 792 women took part in an 'aqua yoga' event, wherein they performed asanas in different swimming pools, an official of the city civic body said.

Jun 21, 2017, 14:32 PM IST

Congress MLA Nitesh Rane says Shiv Sena deserves place in Guinness World Records for THIS "first of its kind" record

Congress MLA Nitesh Rane made this tongue in cheek demand in his letter to the Director of Guinness World Records on Wednesday.

Jun 15, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Egyptian artist hopes for record with 700-metre Koran

Saad Mohammed, who has hand-painted Islamic motifs on the walls and ceilings of his home in the town of Belqina, has reproduced the Muslim holy book on a paper scroll 700 metres long.
 

May 03, 2017, 21:23 PM IST

Jia Jia - World's oldest giant panda in captivity dies at 38

Jia Jia, whose name meant "good", was a gift from the Chinese government to Hong Kong in 1999, on the occasion of the second anniversary of the former British colony's handover to the mainland.

Oct 17, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Wow! This man from Britain breaks 90-year-old record by growing world's heaviest red cabbage (See pic)

David Thomas from Leedstown, Cornwall, presented the 23.2 kg vegetable at this year's National Giant Vegetable Championships, beating the previous record, set in 1925 by R Straw of Staveley, Derbyshire, weighed in at 19.05 kg.

Sep 26, 2016, 05:58 AM IST

AWESOME: What a feat! PM Modi's birthday events set three Guinness World Records

While one record of most persons (989) lighting earthen lamps within 30 seconds was set on Friday evening, another two feats were achieved today in the presence of PM Modi.

Sep 17, 2016, 20:03 PM IST

WOW! 4 Guinness world, 1 national record to be made on PM Modi's birthday - Know details

Also on the occasion, the state government, which will organise the grand celebration, will distribute 17,000 kits among 11,223 differently-abled people.

Sep 15, 2016, 19:18 PM IST

Rio Olympics inspired mural sets new Guinness World Record

To accomplish the mural, it took 180 buckets of acrylic paint and 2,800 cans of spray paint as well as seven hydraulic lifts, Guinness World Records said in a statement.

Aug 24, 2016, 14:53 PM IST

"Just rewards for immense sacrifice" - Rahul Gandhi on suit worn by PM Modi making it to Guinness World Records

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday.

Aug 21, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

At 86, Kerala elephant 'Dakshayani' all set to enter Guinness World Records

At 86, Dakshayani shows no signs of ageing and looks absolutely fit as she gets all set to enter the Guinness World Records as the oldest living elephant.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:23 PM IST

WATCH: Nasser Hussain takes highest catch of all time, enters Guinness World Records

The 48-year-old had to catch a ball from at least 100 feet in three legal attempts.

Jul 06, 2016, 09:15 AM IST

1,600 pregnant women perform yoga in Gujarat city, set world record

More than 1,600 pregnant women in Gujarat's Rajkot city claim to have set a new Guinness record on the International Yoga Day by performing a special kind of "pre-natal" yoga on Tuesday.

Jun 21, 2016, 20:13 PM IST

Maharashtra's 'man with the golden shirt' Pankaj Parakh enters Guinness book

Maharashtra’s well-known businessman-politician Pankaj Parakh called ‘The Man With The Golden Shirt’ by his friends - has earned a place in the Guinness World Records (GWR).

May 03, 2016, 15:51 PM IST

Playback singer P Susheela enters Guinness World Records

In an official certificate presented by Guinness it was verified that P Susheela has sung 17,695 solo, duet and chorus backed songs as on January 28, 2016.

Mar 29, 2016, 16:47 PM IST