World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 12, 2015
The irrational fear of Friday the 13th is termed Friggatriskaidekaphobic and it combines a fear of Fridays with the perception that number 13 is a unlucky number.
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.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday March 24, 2015
A two-year-old groomed from birth to be an archery champion after the tragic death of her older siblings set a new national record today, according to the India Book of Records.
Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 24, 2015
Kunjannam Antony, the oldest woman in the country, died at the age 112 in New Delhi today, her family said.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Sunday November 9, 2014
Dr Bharat Bajpai, the head of the Mortuary Department in a government hospital in Indore, and two of his team members earned a special mention in the Limca Book of Records in 2011 for not taking a single day off for 1,200 days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
A 600 foot long cake made by bakers of Kozhikode on Saturday made it to the Limca Book of Records (LBR) as the longest cake in the country.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 22, 2014
The parents of five-year-old Harshit Saumitra, the youngest climber to reach the base camp of Mount Everest, are trying to register their son's name in the Guinness World Records and Limca Book of Records.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 18, 2014
A seventeen-year-old youth from a village in Madhya Pradesh has entered the Limca Book of Records by solving complex mathematical sums correctly in a very short time.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Children's monthly Tinkle, from the house of Amar Chitra Katha, has entered the Limca Book of Records for being the 'only all-comic magazine for children'.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Limca Book of Records paid tribute to all those women achievers who have played an integral role in making a positive difference to the society.
MekhlaS | Thursday October 31, 2013
The upcoming Tamil drama Enna Satham Indha Neram has entered the Limca Book of Records for being the first film in the world to feature eight-year-old quadruplets.
Chandigarh News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 21, 2013
Already a holder of three milestones in the Limca Book of Records, Haryana resident Jaibir Singh Virk claimed a fourth one Saturday. With his friend Amit Chaudhary, Virk covered 7,050 km, crossing 28 cities from Chandigarh to Kanyakumari in 19 days, to enter the record books for undertaking the 'Longest Indian Expedition on a Tractor'.
India News | Reported by Anant Zanane, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday August 31, 2013
At 13, Sushma Verma has already registered her name in the Limca Book of Records; she is the youngest student ever to pass the Class XII Board exam. And now, this Lucknow girl is all set to attend the Masters programme in microbiology at the Lucknow University.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 28, 2013
He has found a slot in the 'Limca Book of Records' as the "Most Unsuccessful Candidate" fielding himself against political bigwigs in the past but this time, his attempt to even enter the fray has failed.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 10, 2013
Union Minister Manish Tewari today took a dig at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is being described in the cyber world as 'Feku' (bragger).
Guwahati News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 4, 2012
A total of 5406 guitarists entered their name into the Limca Book of Records by simultaneously playing a song by the legendary singer Bhupen Hazarika.The event saw Hazarika's evergreen record "Bistirno Parore" being tuned by people from all walks of life at the Sarusajai Stadium.
Pune News | mid-day.com | Thursday May 31, 2012
Fourty three-year-old Michelle Kakade, a mother of two, set a new record by becoming the first Indian woman to run on a treadmill for 25 hours.
Bhopal News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 3, 2012
A road contractor from Madhya Pradesh has entered the Limca Book of Records for organizing the most number of mass marriages in his home town Berasia near here.
Lovely M | Tuesday February 28, 2012
Genelia D'Souza has enlisted herself in the Limca Book of World Records by delivering back to back hits in four different languages.
Ankit | Tuesday January 31, 2012
Gulzar, Asha Bhosle and Yesudas have been named "People of the Year" at the unveiling of the 23rd Limca Book of Records.
Andhra Pradesh News | Express News Service | Monday December 5, 2011
For Hariprasad Aswa his long-cherished dream of earning nationwide recognition has finally come true. The collector of currency notes of various denominations with the same serial number and also same serial number railway platform tickets is acknowledged as a record holder in his category by the Limca Book of Records.
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Tuesday July 12, 2011
Ameya Gupta may be just six years old, but few can measure up to his prowess. For Ameya has his name in the Limca Book of Records because of his collection of 1,239 measuring sticks or rulers from 12 different countries. But many would say this is par for the course for his Vikaspuri-based family. Ameya is studying in class I at Maharaja Agrasen Pu...
Kavita S Kanwar | Wednesday June 1, 2011
SRK is now aiming to create a Limca Book of World Records by launching a 3,600-foot long fan mail, allowing audiences to share their messages.
Delhi News | mid-day.com | Monday January 17, 2011
Paras Mani Choudhary, a resident of Jasola, has set a new record of playing the violin non-stop for 50 hours. He achieved this feat at a public performance and in the process beat the previous record of 32 hours. His feat has been acknowledged in Limca Book of Records. Before this, Paras had entered the Limca Book of Records after playing sitar for...