Monday, Dec 05, 2022

Guiness Book of World Records


NID foundation, Chandigarh University create Guinness World Record for largest human formation of waving national flag

August 14, 2022 5:35 pm

A total of 5885 students from Chandigarh University and other schools and colleges along with volunteers of the NID Foundation took 2 hours and 45 minutes to make the human image of a waving national flag and break the record internationally.

Guinness World Records: This giant pumpkin weighs as much as 17.5 adult men!

November 01, 2021 6:16 pm

Farmer Stefano Cutrupi from the commune of Radda in Chianti, Tuscany, has been growing giant pumpkins since 2008

'No excuses': Differently-abled US athlete breaks record for fastest 20m on hands

September 27, 2021 9:48 am

Zion Clark, the 23-year-old motivational speaker and author attempted the record for fastest 20-meter “walking on hands” at his former high school gym.

Lizzo's braids in 'Rumors' are 'literally the longest in the world'; see videos

August 18, 2021 5:15 pm

The behind-the-scenes videos shared on social media indicated that the musician's braids measured up to be a whopping 43.5 feet long and required four persons to carry!

Guinness World Records trivia: This man ate metal, glass; holds 'strangest diet' record

May 14, 2021 9:34 am

By October 1997, Michel Lotito had eaten nearly nine tons of metal. He said that bananas and hard-boiled eggs made him sick. He died of natural causes on June 25, 2007

Colombian farmers win Guinness World Records title by growing world's heaviest mango

May 01, 2021 3:08 pm

The farmers also made a replica of the mango and donated it to the municipality

Watch: Hula hooping Chennai group smash four Guinness World Records

July 17, 2020 1:23 pm

A video shared on the Guinness World Records' official YouTube handle shows members of the Chennai Hoopers group setting four world records in different categories.

India's 2018 Tiger Census makes it to Guinness Book of World Records

July 11, 2020 8:35 pm

The fourth cycle of the All India Tiger Estimation 2018 estimated 2,967 tigers or 75 per cent of the global tiger population in the nation. Its results were declared to the nation on Global Tiger Day last year by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

62-year-old breaks Guinness World Record after planking for 8 hours and 15 minutes

February 25, 2020 4:33 pm

George Hood surpassed the previous record of eight hours and one minute which was set by Mao Weidong in China in 2016. He earlier held the record in 2011.

This restaurant won the Guinness World Record for most varieties of milkshakes

February 08, 2020 2:50 pm

The restaurant offers a brain-freezing array of exotic combinations from nutella and mascarpone to Oreo cheesecake, while catering for more staid palates too.