World Record

  • Dubai celebrates New Year with record setting display of fireworks 01-01-2014 08:03 PM

    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 13-09-2013 10:30 AM

    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 01-08-2013 10:01 AM

    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. ...
  • Korean star PSY's 'Gangnam Style' goes viral 25-09-2012 11:42 PM

    '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 23-09-2012 11:36 AM

    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 18-09-2012 03:56 PM

    The humongous laddoo is all set to enter the Guinness Book of World Records. ...
  • Oldest marathoner Fauja Singh hangs up his boots 23-04-2012 10:10 AM

    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. ...
  • Baby horse sets to break world record 26-04-2010 03:56 PM

    The tiny horse born on Friday is named Einstein. ...
  • Paa may set a new Guinness world record 15-12-2009 11:57 PM

    Creating world records is the latest thing in B town. ...
  • Malaysian Kung Fu expert pierces coconuts with fingers 22-06-2009 11:03 AM

    Ho Eng Hui pierced four coconuts with his right index finger. ...
  • Watch: Meghalaya guitarists in action 28-10-2007 08:30 PM

    Mumbai: International Cricket Council on Wednesday refused comments on whether it was investigating Indian cricketer Suresh Raina accompanying a woman allegedly linked with illegal bookies, saying even if any report had been sent to it on the issue, the matter will remain under wraps. We don't disclose the details of...
  • Watch: NE guitarists play on to create world record 27-10-2007 11:27 AM

    Here's a record to remember and really boast about. ...
  • IAF pilots set new world record in microlight flight 20-08-2007 12:44 AM

    Two pilots of the Indian Air Force have set a new world record by flying around the world in 80 days. ...