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Shaft guitarist Charles 'Skip' Pitts passes away at 65

May 3, 2012 at 2:46 PM

London, May 3 (ANI): Revered soul guitarist, Charles 'Skip' Pitts, died on Tuesday in Memphis after a long struggle with cancer. He was 65.

Scottish pensioner aged 104 becomes world's oldest paraglider

April 30, 2012 at 4:50 PM

London, April 30 (ANI): A daredevil centenarian from Scotland has set a new record for the oldest person to take part in paragliding after taking to the sky aged 104.

Bangladeshi computer wiz kid eyes Guinness records

April 30, 2012 at 10:42 AM

Dhaka, April 30 (IANS) A six-year-old boy from Bangladesh who began typing as a three year-old and knew how to programme and download games at the age of four, is hoping to become the world's youngest computer expert and get recognition from the Guinness World Records.

New Zealand mayor sets longest interview record

April 30, 2012 at 9:46 AM

Auckland, April 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A mayor in New Zealand has set a new Guinness World Record for the longest non-stop televised interview.

Norah Jones inspired by Elvis

April 30, 2012 at 7:22 AM

Los Angeles, April 30 (IANS) Singer Norah Jones says she finds inspiration from Elvis Presley and his Graceland home in Memphis, US, for her music.

Assam's Guinness bid: 40,885 saplings planted in an hour

April 29, 2012 at 5:14 PM

Guwahati, April 29 (IANS) In a bid to enter the Guinness World Records, 100 people Sunday planted 40,885 saplings within an hour near the Chirang Reserve Forest in lower Assam.

Over 1,000 Cambodians dance for world record

April 29, 2012 at 4:10 AM

Phnom Penh, April 29 (IANS) Over a thousand young Cambodians performed "the Madison", a popular dance carried out during weddings and the Cambodian New Year, in a bid to create a world record, said an organiser.

Giant 3D mural drawn in Dubai hotel

April 28, 2012 at 11:38 PM

Dubai, April 28 (IANS/WAM) A giant flat 3D painting, drawn over an area of 1,700 metre square on the terrace of the eighth floor of a 41-storey hotel in Dubai, was inaugurated Saturday.

Adele's record label wins 4 industry awards

April 28, 2012 at 1:38 PM

London, Apr 28 (ANI): XL Recordings, the independent label which released Adele's smash hit album '21', has bagged four prizes at the Music Week Awards.

19 mercy petitions pending with president

April 26, 2012 at 7:43 PM

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) A total of 19 mercy petitions are pending with President Pratibha Patil, parliament was informed Thursday.

Bir Khalsa Dal sets cocunut cracked on heads Guinness record

April 24, 2012 at 5:40 PM

Tarn Taran, April 24 (ANI): Breaking coconuts on the head is not for the faint hearted, but a seven-members of the Tarn Taran based Bir Khalsa Dal (BKD) amazed authorities by smashing 59 coconuts in one minute on their forehead during a competition held in Rome for the world record on April 18.

'Real ale on tap' is secret behind Britain's oldest pub cat's longevity

April 23, 2012 at 5:00 PM

London, Apr 23 (ANI): A pub cat named Rosie is thought to be one of the oldest in Britain after she clocked up the equivalent of 112 in human years.

TV legend Dick Clark dies of heart attack at 82

April 19, 2012 at 2:53 PM

Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Dick Clark, the creator of "American Bandstand" and "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve," died Wednesday morning. He was 82.

P. Diddy beats Jay Z to top hip hop rich list

April 18, 2012 at 6:05 PM

Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Sean Combs has topped Forbes magazine's annual hip-hop rich list of 2012.

P. Diddy beats Jay Z to top hip hop rich list

April 18, 2012 at 5:41 PM

Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Sean Combs has topped Forbes magazine's annual hip-hop rich list of 2012.

P. Diddy beats Jay Z to top hip hop rich list

April 18, 2012 at 4:53 PM

Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Sean Combs has topped Forbes magazine's annual hip-hop rich list of 2012.

Assam cop is longest barefoot runner in world

April 17, 2012 at 4:37 PM

Guwahati, April 17 (IANS) A 22-year-old Assam Police constable was Tuesday officially entered in the Guinness World Records as the longest barefoot runner, having run 156.2 km in 24 hours.

Climate change 'throwing nature's timing out of sync'

April 15, 2012 at 2:59 PM

Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Some of the relationships among blooming of flowers, emerging of insects, migration of birds, and planting and hunting seasons are falling out of sync as climate change alters important cues, such as the arrival of spring warmth, a new study has revealed.

7,563 rapes in Jharkhand in 10 years: Report

April 13, 2012 at 3:23 PM

Ranchi, April 13 (IANS) As many as 7,563 rape cases were reported in Jharkhand during the ten-year period since the formation of the state in November 2000, a local NGO Jharkhand Human Rights Movement (JHRM) has reported.

South Africans called upon to break world record by singing for Mandela

April 11, 2012 at 8:04 PM

Johannesburg, Apr 11 (ANI): A planned attempt is being made to break a world record by getting over 20 million people to sing 'Happy Birthday' to Nelson Mandela.

World's largest Easter egg unveiled in Argentina

April 9, 2012 at 3:15 PM

London, April 9 (ANI): A chocolate Easter egg weighing over four tons and towering over 27ft high and 16ft wide was unveiled to a crowd of chocolate lovers in Argentina.

'World's quietest room' drives you crazy

April 8, 2012 at 5:14 PM

London, Apr 8 (ANI): An 'anechoic chamber' in the US, named by Guinness World Records as the world's quietest place, is so silent it can actually give people hallucinations.

Bob Dylan's 'Blood on the Tracks' to be turned into movie

April 6, 2012 at 5:29 PM

London, Apr 6 (ANI): Bob Dylan's double platinum album 'Blood on the Tracks' is all set to be adapted into a film.

Complaints against BEML being looked into by vigilance authorities

March 30, 2012 at 5:51 PM

New Delhi, Mar 30 (ANI): The Ministry of Defence (MoD) today said that Defence Minister A K Antony had asked the Secretary (Defence Production) in October 2009 to look into the various issues raised against the public sector BEML by Congress leader D Hanumanthappa.

Pak family in UK pips Indian counterpart as world's biggest albino clan

March 27, 2012 at 4:48 PM

London, Mar 27 (ANI): A Pakistani origin Muslim clan from England has been found to be the world's biggest albino family, and not the Pullan family from India, as it was reported earlier this month.

Crimes against women on the rise in Assam

March 26, 2012 at 6:24 PM

Guwahati, March 26 (IANS) Despite the Assam and central governments investing huge amounts of money for the modernization of the state police forces, the crime rate, particularly crimes against women, has been on the rise in Assam.

Romania sets new world record for longest bridal train

March 21, 2012 at 9:28 PM

London, Mar 21 (ANI): Romania has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest bridal train after a model wearing a wedding gown floated in a hot air balloon above downtown Bucharest.

101 year old woman sets new world record after paragliding on b'day

March 21, 2012 at 7:49 PM

London, Mar 21 (ANI): A great grandmother in the US became the oldest woman in the world to paraglide, after she took the flight to celebrate her 101st birthday.

Romania sets new world record for longest bridal train

March 21, 2012 at 12:13 PM

London, Mar 21 (ANI): Romania has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest bridal train after a model wearing a wedding gown floated in a hot air balloon above downtown Bucharest.

Freddie Flintoff beats 14 bizarre world records in just 12 hrs for charity

March 20, 2012 at 9:33 PM

London, Mar 20 (ANI): Andrew Flintoff set an incredible 14 Guinness World Records within 12 hours to raise funds for Sport Relief.

Freddie Flintoff beats 14 bizarre world records in just 12 hrs for charity

March 20, 2012 at 3:49 PM

London, Mar 20 (ANI): Andrew Flintoff set an incredible 14 Guinness World Records within 12 hours to raise funds for Sport Relief.

World's tallest man finally stops growing

March 14, 2012 at 9:35 PM

London, Mar 14(ANI): Sultan Kosen, the world's tallest man, has finally stopped growing, after he was treated at a US hospital to control the production of growth hormone.

World's tallest man finally stops growing

March 14, 2012 at 12:04 PM

London, Mar 14(ANI): Sultan Kosen, the world's tallest man, has finally stopped growing, after he was treated at a US hospital to control the production of growth hormone.

Indian worker accused of molesting girl in Dubai, hiding 'love letter' in pencil case

February 29, 2012 at 8:02 PM

Dubai, Feb.29 (ANI): A 33-year-old Indian worker has been accused of molestation after he kissed an 11-year-old schoolgirl because she reminded him of his dead daughter.

Indian worker accused of molesting girl in Dubai, hiding 'love letter' in pencil case

February 29, 2012 at 1:36 PM

Dubai, Feb.29 (ANI): A 33-year-old Indian worker has been accused of molestation after he kissed an 11-year-old schoolgirl because she reminded him of his dead daughter.

Nepalese man declared world's shortest at 54.6 cm

February 27, 2012 at 8:55 PM

London, Feb 27 (ANI): Nepal, which is home to the world's highest peak -Mount Everest, has added another height-related record to their collection - that of the world's shortest man.

Nepalese man declared world's shortest at 54.6 cm

February 27, 2012 at 4:39 PM

London, Feb 27 (ANI): Nepal, which is home to the world's highest peak -Mount Everest, has added another height-related record to their collection - that of the world's shortest man.

Pakistani boy breaks Indian martial arts world record

February 24, 2012 at 10:07 PM

Islamabad, Feb 24 (ANI): Pakistani Taekwondo Black Belt holder Ahmad Amin Bodla has broken the world record of an Indian to set a new record of completing the most number of kicks in one hour in martial arts.

Pakistani boy breaks Indian martial arts world record

February 24, 2012 at 5:11 PM

Islamabad, Feb 24 (ANI): Pakistani Taekwondo Black Belt holder Ahmad Amin Bodla has broken the world record of an Indian to set a new record of completing the most number of kicks in one hour in martial arts.

Kiwi Girl Guides set world record with 170,000-bra chain

February 20, 2012 at 3:39 PM

Melbourne, Feb 20 (ANI): Girl Guides in New Zealand's town of Dragaville have decided to put it on the map as "Bra-gaville" with their record breaking effort of stringing nearly 170,000 bras together.

Trinidad Moruga Scorpion named world's hottest pepper

February 16, 2012 at 6:02 PM

London, Feb 16 (ANI): Chilean experts have identified Trinidad Moruga Scorpion as the new hottest pepper on the planet.

Adele worked at record store after Grammy's win for inspiration

February 13, 2012 at 5:09 PM

Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Adele has revealed that she took a job at a local record store following her Grammy Awards win in 2009, as she wanted to stay abreast of the industry's up and coming talent.

World's 'fattest man' needs 18 carers to keep him alive

February 13, 2012 at 12:45 PM

London, Feb 13 (ANI): A British man who weighs 58 stone and devours eight hotdogs for breakfast has been named the world's fattest man.

Whitney Houston dies at age 48

February 12, 2012 at 9:58 PM

London, Feb 12 (ANI): Singer and actress Whitney Houston was found dead on February 11 on the fourth floor of the Beverly Hilton hotel. She was 48.

Renowned US Singer Whitney Houston dies at age 48

February 12, 2012 at 2:19 PM

Famous Singer, Actress, Model, Producer and Guinness Book of World Records holder for winning highest number of awards Whitney Houston was found dead on............

Whitney Houston dies at age 48

February 12, 2012 at 9:57 AM

London, Feb 12 (ANI): Singer and actress Whitney Houston was found dead on February 11 on the fourth floor of the Beverly Hilton hotel. She was 48.

Woman credits 38KKK boobs for saving her life in car crash

February 11, 2012 at 4:13 PM

Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A woman has credited her record-setting boobs for saving her life after she lost control of her car and slammed it into a tree.

Scots sisters aged 102 named 'oldest living twins'

February 8, 2012 at 1:53 PM

London, Feb 8 (ANI): Guinness World Records has recognised 102-year-old Scottish sisters as the world's oldest living twins.

Nepal man claims to be world's shortest at 1 foot 10 inches

February 3, 2012 at 9:18 PM

New York, Feb 3 (ANI): A 72-year-old man in Nepal says he is just 1 foot, 10 inches tall, which would make him as the shortest adult human in Guinness World Records' history.

Nepal man claims to be world's shortest at 1 foot 10 inches

February 3, 2012 at 12:12 PM

New York, Feb 3 (ANI): A 72-year-old man in Nepal says he is just 1 foot, 10 inches tall, which would make him as the shortest adult human in Guinness World Records' history.

Sir Paul Mccartney to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star

February 2, 2012 at 8:44 PM

Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Sir Paul Mccartney is to be honoured with the 2,460th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Sir Paul Mccartney to receive Hollywood Walk of Fame star

February 2, 2012 at 2:43 PM

Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Sir Paul Mccartney is to be honoured with the 2,460th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Oz water-skiers smash world record

February 1, 2012 at 8:44 PM

London, Feb 1 (ANI): A group of 145 water-skiers in Tasmania successfully marked their way to a new world record for the highest number to be pulled behind a single boat.

Oz water-skiers smash world record

February 1, 2012 at 11:08 AM

London, Feb 1 (ANI): A group of 145 water-skiers in Tasmania successfully marked their way to a new world record for the highest number to be pulled behind a single boat.

Oz water-skiers smash world record

February 1, 2012 at 11:08 AM

London, Feb 1 (ANI): A group of 145 water-skiers in Tasmania successfully marked their way to a new world record for the highest number to be pulled behind a single boat.

Paul McCartney is set to compose music for video games

January 31, 2012 at 12:00 AM

Sir Paul McCartney, the English music veteran is all set to move a step ahead and capture the heart of his new generation fans by composing music for a video game. t

US Woman gives birth to 14-pound baby without pain medication

January 31, 2012 at 2:36 PM

Washington, Jan 31 (ANI): A woman in Iowa gave birth to a baby weighing 13 pounds and 13 ounces, without undergoing surgery or taking any painkillers.

Indian schoolboy invents anti-molestation device for women

January 28, 2012 at 9:08 PM

London, Jan 28 (ANI): An Indian schoolboy from Delhi claims to have invented a device that can help women stave off would-be attackers.

Indian schoolboy invents anti-molestation device for women

January 28, 2012 at 11:40 AM

London, Jan 28 (ANI): An Indian schoolboy from Delhi claims to have invented a device that can help women stave off would-be attackers.

Trichy students enter Limca Book of Records by preparing 4000 eco-friendly paper bags

January 26, 2012 at 11:46 AM

Trichy (Tamil Nadu), Jan.26 (ANI): Students in Trichy, Tamil Nadu, have entered the Limca Book of Records by preparing 4000 eco-friendly paper bags.

World's smallest single-seater car goes under production again

January 24, 2012 at 8:25 PM

Sydney, Jan 24 (ANI): The single-seater Peel P50, listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the smallest production car ever made has been resurrected by two British businessmen.

World's smallest single-seater car goes under production again

January 24, 2012 at 1:03 PM

Sydney, Jan 24 (ANI): The single-seater Peel P50, listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the smallest production car ever made has been resurrected by two British businessmen.

Dutch teen becomes youngest sailor to complete world tour alone

January 22, 2012 at 12:47 PM

London, Jan 22 (ANI): A Dutch teenager, who landed on the harbour of the Caribbean island of St Maarten has become the youngest sailor to complete a solo tour of the world.

Pele says Messi isn't in his league yet

January 21, 2012 at 8:09 PM

London, Jan.21 (ANI): Brazilian football great Pele has said that World Player of the Year Lionel Messi still has a long way to go before being compared to him.

Lady Gaga joins Google+

January 17, 2012 at 7:30 PM

After claiming the top spot on Twitter and Facebook with maximum number of followers, Lady Gaga has now joined Google+.

Lady Gaga smashes Twitter records

January 17, 2012 at 2:53 PM

Having made waves all around the world with her singing talent, Lady Gaga has just dethroned Justin Bieber as the new Twitter 'Queen'.