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Tuesday October 7, 2014
The Tony Award-winning star of A Delicate Balance who was a teacher of Kevin Kline and Robin Williams, a muse to playwright Edward Albee and a Guinness Book of World Records holder for most consecutive performances, died peacefully at her home.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Grammy winner Eminem is the newest entrant in the forthcoming Guinness Book of World Records edition for having mouthed as many as 1,560 words in just six minutes and four seconds in Rap God
Monday July 28, 2014
Telecom operator Uninor today said it has entered into the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest ever retail expansion by any company in the world, on a single day.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 7, 2014
A giant Indian naan, measuring 3.79 metres by 1.4 metres (12.5ft by 4.7ft), created by a team of British firefighters could find a place in record books, a media report said on Monday.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 23, 2014
A bank official here has secured a place in the Guinness Book of World Records by tying a perfect 'Windsor Knot' of necktie in 17.91 seconds.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Friday February 28, 2014
A 111-year-old Italian has been crowned the world's oldest living man by the Guinness Book of World Records.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
Pakistan today regained the Guinness World Record of making the largest human flag with participation of 29,040 people at the National Hockey Stadium in Lahore.
Offbeat | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 29, 2014
It turns out there is a Guinness record for the place with the most lightning, and an area of Venezuela with 20,000 flashes of it per hour has won.
Associated Press | Friday May 23, 2014
Ed Currie holds one of his world-record Carolina Reaper peppers by the stem, which looks like the tail of a scorpion.On the other end is red fruit with a punch of heat nearly as potent as most pepper sprays used by police.Last month, The Guinness Book of World Records decided Currie's peppers were t...
MekhlaS | Thursday October 10, 2013
kshay Kumar's Boss has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest poster after beating Michael Jackson's This Is It.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 13, 2013
Rohan Kokane, a 12-year-old Indian rollerskating enthusiast, and 9.65 cm tall Chihuahua dog were among an incredible array of record-breakers who made it into the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records released on Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 17, 2013
An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer has begun his ascent of Mount Everest, his website said, in a bid to become the oldest man to reach the roof of the world.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 14, 2013
With jaws of steel that have earned him the nickname 'Coconut Peeler', Andres Gardin, at the tender age of 64, is hell-bent on gnawing his way into the Guinness Book of World Records.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 14, 2013
The 3D broadcasts of the speeches of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi during the 2012 Assembly elections have entered the Guinness Book of World Records.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 6, 2012
Getting 3200 schoolchildren at a nearby town to mime the 'See no evil, hear no evil and Speak no Evil of three monkeys, in a bid to create awareness of liver diseases has earned a city hospital and its chief a place in the Guinness Book of World reco...
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 1, 2012
Guinness World Records has declared that a huge crocodile blamed for deadly attacks in the southern Philippines is the largest in captivity in the world. The giant reptile has brought pride, fear, tourism revenues and attention to the remote town whe...
Sahil Mohan Gupta | Tuesday June 5, 2012
When a phone makes the Guinness Book of World Records, people are bound to sit up and take notice.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 8, 2012
In a country where bunking classes is common, a 17-year-old Muslim boy stands out in stark contrast. He has not missed a single class in 14 years of his school life. Meet Mohammed Omar, student of St Aloysius School who took his Class 12 exam last m...
Kerala | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 6, 2012
Women in thousands are converging in the Kerala capital on the eve of the famed "Pongala" festival of Attukal Bhagavathi temple, billed as the world's largest religious convergence of women.
Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Monday February 20, 2012
A team of more than 20 dosa masters prepared the world's longest dosa, measuring 48.25 ft, that found a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.