India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 22, 2015
Uttar Pradesh has earned itself a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for the state government's green drive under which 10 lakh saplings were planted in one day within a span of eight hours.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
A China-made quadruped robot today walked its way on to the pages of the Guinness World Records book for covering over 134-km in 54 hours, beating a previous record held by an American robot.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
Pencils studded with Swarovski crystals and plated in 22-karat gold and even ones made of recycled newspaper, these are some of the unique items in the 19,000-plus pencil collection of Delhi boy Tushar Lakhanpal who, after making it to the Limca Book of Records, is now eyeing an entry in the Guinness World Records.
PTI | Wednesday September 23, 2015
A US restaurant chain has bagged the Guinness World Record for creating the largest cheese sculpture after carving a 45 inches tall cheeseburger that weighed a whopping 691 kg from a hefty block of cheese.
Ameya Naik | Tuesday September 15, 2015
We told you all about Jaguar's first family sports car - the F-Pace - and how it will not change but enhance the way we look at SUVs. Well, it was the first time Jaguar was setting foot into the world of SUVs and they did something that will be etched in people's memories for years to come.
World News | Nick Kirkpatrick, Justin Wm. Moyer, The Washington Post | Sunday September 13, 2015
Jeison Orlando Rodriguez Hernandez, 20, of Venezuela has made it into the 2016 Guinness World Records book for having the largest feet on a living person. His feet measure about 1 foot, 4 inches, and he wears a size 26 shoe. (Gil Montano/Guinness World Records)
Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
Bertie, considered to be the 'Usain Bolt' of the tortoise world, has raced into the Guinness Book of Records as the fastest ever in the world.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 7, 2015
Haus Hiltl, the world's oldest vegetarian restaurant in Zurich, is still a sought-after eatery which offers a wide range of Indian dishes from Palak Paneer to Sabmbhar Vada.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 5, 2015
The world's shortest man, as verified by the Guinness Book of Records, has died of an undisclosed illness in American Samoa, a hospital spokeswoman said on Friday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
Maisie Williams, who plays the role of Arya Stark, received the official certificate on behalf of the show. "I'm so pleased for Game of Thrones to be a part of Guinness World Records, I'm going to tell my step brother as he gets the book every year for Christmas. I can't wait to see the look on his face," she said
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 4, 2015
The Guinness Book of World Records has recognised a record created in Madhya Pradesh on 'World Hand washing Day' on October 15, 2014.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
A tiny dog in the US has become the world's fastest dog on two front paws after completing a 5 metre run in just 2.39 seconds, Guinness World Records has said.
Friday June 5, 2015
German auto parts and repair company, kfzteile24, has set a new Guinness World record for completing the fastest tyre change without using any power tools. The tyres of the Ford Focus were changed in 59.62 seconds
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 17, 2015
Ecuador broke the world record for reforestation Saturday, as thousands of people pitched in to plant 647,250 trees in a single day, President Rafael Correa said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 1, 2015
When she turned 114, she was officially recognised by Guinness World Records as the oldest woman in the globe.
Thursday February 12, 2015
There are wizards on two wheels who take pride in doing things we won't imagine and Ryan Suchanek is one of them. There are stoppies and wheelies and he's just set a world record for the fastest wheelie on ice.
South | Written by Uma Sudhir | Sunday February 1, 2015
A Hyderabad-based industrialist celebrated his 60th birthday in a unique manner - by running seven half marathons on seven continents in seven days. The feat, in which his 53-year-old wife was a partner, has earned the couple a place in Guinness Book of Records, that too for third time in a row.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 7, 2015
A championship campaign for litter collection and source segregation. which would also be an attempt to enter the Guinness Book of World Records will be held by the Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 28, 2014
An ice-cream store listed in the Guinness World Records book for its 863 different flavours has become the latest victim of Venezuela's economic crisis.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday December 27, 2014
The archdiocese of Thrissur in Kerala on Saturday created a new Guinness World Record, when it assembled 18,112 Santa Clauses on the streets and broke the existing record set by Derry in Northern Ireland with 13,000.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
Nissan has set a new Guinness World Record for the longest twin vehicle drifting. The record was set during the Nissan 370Z Drift Experience in Dubai, when two 370Zs drifted around a track, at the same time, without stopping for 28.52 kilometers.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
The Raminator has set a new Guinness World Record to claim the title as the World's Fastest Monster Truck. During an attempt at the Circuit of The Americas, Mark Hall was able to drive the Raminator to a top speed of 159.4Km/h, thus beating the previous set record of 155.7Km/h.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 7, 2014
50000 people came together to form a human flag of the Indian Tricolour, setting the Guiness record.
Tuesday November 25, 2014
A driver in a BMW M4 Coupe has claimed a new Guinness World Record for completing the most donuts around a car driving on two wheels in one minute. The record breaking attempt was completed earlier this month in Chongqing, China.