Offbeat | Associated Press | Thursday October 16, 2014
A 6-foot-4-inch (1.93 meter) cow owned by a U.S. woman was recently dubbed the world's tallest.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Visitors to the world's tallest building in Dubai can now get an even more elevated view of the Middle Eastern city.
World | Matt A.V. Chaban, The New York Times | Tuesday October 14, 2014
The newest addition to the skyline, 432 Park Avenue, is seen as both a work of art and a status symbol.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Dalhousie Public School, among India's top boarding schools, is set to inaugurate the tallest national flag in Himachal Pradesh during its founder's day celebrations Oct 19 at its sprawling campus.
Assembly | Written by Tejas Mehta | Monday October 6, 2014
At their home in Parli in the Beed district of Maharashtra, it's a busy morning for Pankaja Munde. Poor farmers, local leaders and a host of supporters wait for her. A short man dressed as an aspiring politician is getting himself clicked in front of...
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Makhaya Ntini and Ashley Giles are part of an expedition of 30 players scaling Kilimanjaro, Africa's tallest mountain, to play the world's highest game of cricket.
World | Associated Press | Saturday September 13, 2014
A Great Dane from Michigan that held the title of world's tallest dog has died at age 5.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Israeli air strikes launched before dawn on Tuesday killed two Palestinians and destroyed much of one of Gaza's tallest apartment and office buildings, setting off huge explosions and wounding 20 people, Palestinian health officials said.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Belgian goalkeeper Kristof Van Hout - standing 6 feet 10 inches tall - played for Racing Genk last season.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
The construction of a 70-storey temple 'Chandrodaya Mandir', billed to be the tallest shrine in the world when completed, started today in the precincts of Akshay Dham Vrindavan here amid chanting of vedic hymns.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 31, 2014
A teenage daredevil who sneaked to the top of the 1 World Trade Center tower in New York pleaded guilty on Wednesday in an escapade that increased concerns about security at the nation's tallest building.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 25, 2014
For the developers of the world's sixth tallest building near Seoul, a mysteriously shrinking lake and the appearance of small sinkholes in residential neighborhoods couldn't have come at a more inopportune time.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday July 21, 2014
The Staff Selection Commission or SSC, which runs an exam to make appointments in central ministries and other government departments, has apologised for a question paper that asked candidates which Bollywood actress was the tallest and gave a choice...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Having scaled the heights of Earth with the world's tallest tower, the United Arab Emirates is now aiming for the stars, or just a little bit closer, with an ambition trip to Mars. The energy-rich country on the eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula a...
India | Written by Monideepa Banerjie | Thursday June 19, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was not exactly a tourist in Thimpu, Bhutan but one of the things he missed out on was a visit to what could be one of the world's tallest statues of the sitting Buddha that has come up in the capital.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 11, 2014
Hong Kong's tallest building will transform into a glowing art installation this week, a beacon showing off the city's ambition to be recognised as a major cultural hub with its second Art Basel fair.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 8, 2014
Wading into BJP's internal affairs, Rahul Gandhi today said LK Advani is no more its "tallest leader" that he once used to be and has been made a "small leader" by the party, as he unleashed a fierce attack against Narendra Modi.
Offbeat | Press Trust of India | Monday February 10, 2014
An 18-month-old pooch, measuring 7ft 4in on his hind legs, has become the 'tallest dog in Britain'
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday February 5, 2014
The Maharashtra cabinet today approved a proposal to allocate Rs 100 crore for installation of a statue of warrior king Shivaji off the Mumbai coast. The statue will come up a 16-hectare bedrock in the Arabian Sea.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 28, 2014
For the 25-year-old Siddiqa Parveen, her height, which has earned her the distinction of being the tallest woman on earth, was cause more for pain than joy.