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  • Salman's 'Kick' breaks box office records, earns Rs 83.73 crore in 3 days July 29, 2014

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan continues his golden run at the box office with his latest film 'Kick'as it has already broken box office records including the highest opening day and weekend collections of the year. The film's opening weekend collections stood at a very impressive Rs 83.73 crore. The collection...
  • On its silver jubilee, Limca Book of Records celebrates Women's Day March 8, 2014

    On the International Women's Day Limca Book of Records and CNN-IBN bring a special show on 'Empowering Women'. It's been been 25 years of Limca Book of Records celebrating India at its best. ...
  • Dubai celebrates New Year with record setting display of fireworks January 1, 2014

    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. Ten months in planning, over 500,000 fireworks were used during the display on the New Year's Eve which lasted around six minutes, with...
  • 2014 Guinness Book of World Records released September 13, 2013

    A contortionist, a vacuum cleaner collector and a skateboarding goat are some of the eccentric record breakers in the 2014 Guinness Book of World Records released on Thursday. The latest edition features more than 3,000 new and updated title holders, including the fastest sprinter in high heels and world's shortest...
  • Watch: China man's 18 metre tightrope walk between 2 hot air balloons August 1, 2013

    A Chinese daredevil does a brisk 18-meter tightrope walk on a beam barely 5 centimeters wide. He did this between two hot air balloons and completed the walk in just 38 seconds to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 19, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Korean star PSY's 'Gangnam Style' goes viral September 25, 2012

    'Gangnam Style', that was available for viewing on July 15, has more than 2,479,030 likes on YouTube. ...
  • French 'Spiderman' scales tallest tower in China in 2 hours September 23, 2012

    Fifty-year-old Alain Robert climbed up the 1273-feet Central Plains Fortaleza tower in Zhengzhou unassisted. Robert has held the Guinness World Record for climbing most buildings unassisted. ...
  • Ganesh Chaturthi: AP makes 6000 kg laddoo September 18, 2012

    The humongous laddoo is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. ...
  • Olympics bring Heathrow's busiest day July 27, 2012

    Officials at London's Heathrow airport expected Thursday to be a record day for the number of arrivals. ...
  • Team 'Shanghai' plans promotional activities after poor opening June 13, 2012

    With its box office report being anything but impressive, team 'Shanghai' is trying to attract more audiences by doing some post release promotional activities. ...
  • Oldest marathoner Fauja Singh hangs up his boots April 23, 2012

    The Guiness Book of World Records has refused to list the 101-year-old as the oldest marathon runner as he does not have a birth certificate to prove his age. ...
  • 'Band Baaja Baraat' impresses critics, audience December 15, 2010

    Directed by debutant Maneesh Sharma, the film got a unanimous thumbs up from the critics with an average rating of three stars. ...
  • Baby horse sets to break world record April 26, 2010

    A baby horse in UK's Hampshire set to break records by its tiny stature. The tiny horse born on Friday is named Einstein. At six pounds and 14 inches, Einstein is smaller than the current title- holder of World's smallest horse -Thumbellina, who holds the current Guinness world record. Breeders say...
  • Paa may set a new Guinness world record December 15, 2009

    Mumbai: Actors Vidya Balan and Rani Mukherji will share screen space and Shekar Kapur and Hrithik Roshan team up for the director's next Hindi movie - his first since 1994's Bandit Queen. Also, take a look at Paa's unique record. ...
  • Malaysian Kung Fu expert pierces coconuts with fingers June 22, 2009

    New Delhi: This could be straight out of a Kung Fu movie. A Malaysian Kung Fu expert pierces four coconuts with his finger in just over 30 seconds. Ho Eng Hui pierced four coconuts with his right index finger in just over 30 seconds, breaking his own personnel record. The...
  • Big B launches Limca Book of Records 2009 April 1, 2009

    Actor Amitabh Bachchan was in the Capital to launch the Limca Book of Records for 2009. ...
  • Women just love to give their hands to this man January 20, 2008

    Ash Kumar is the world’s fastest henna artist and he has hand in Bollywood too. ...
  • Record holder gives life-giving gifts this Diwali November 14, 2007

    Mumbai: Sylvester Cyril Borges will be remembered as a man who achieved some rare feats. This bodybuilder once made it to the Limca Book of Records for making hot water bottles explode by blowing into them. The cheerful Mumbaikar has manged to inspire even more admiration in death for after...
  • Watch: Meghalaya guitarists in action October 29, 2007

    Watch 1,730 guitarist as they play the unforgettable Bob Dylan classic Knocking on Heaven's Door. ...
  • Watch: NE guitarists play on to create world record October 27, 2007

    Here's a record to remember and really boast about. ...
  • IAF pilots set new world record in microlight flight August 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Around the world in 80 days - years after Jules Verne told the adventure of an ambitious Frenchman, the pilots have lived that fantasy. Indian Air Force's wing commander Rahul Monga and Wing Commander Anil Kumar are back in India after flying around the world in their microlight...