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Amazon Prime's The Forgotten Army music concert with 1,046 performers sets a Guinness World Record
Entertainment

Amazon Prime's The Forgotten Army music concert with 1,046 performers sets a Guinness World Record

The Forgotten Army paid tribute to the unsung heroes of the 'Azad Hind Fauj' at a musical event on Friday night at a suburban hotel in Mumbai

ITC launches whopping Rs 4.3 lakh per kg chocolate; is world's most expensive limited edition truffle
Business

ITC launches whopping Rs 4.3 lakh per kg chocolate; is world's most expensive limited edition truffle

Diversified group ITC on Tuesday launched the world's most expensive chocolate priced at Rs 4.3 lakh per kilogram under its Fabelle brand

Bhushan Kumar of T-Series receives Guinness World Records certificate for most YouTube subscribers
Entertainment

Bhushan Kumar of T-Series receives Guinness World Records certificate for most YouTube subscribers

The YouTube channel of T-Series went live on March 13, 2006, primarily featuring an exhaustive catalogue of music across languages and genres.

World's oldest person, Chiyo Miyaki, dies in Japan at 117; family remembers her as a chatty person who enjoyed sushi
World

World's oldest person, Chiyo Miyaki, dies in Japan at 117; family remembers her as a chatty person who enjoyed sushi

Miyako, born on 2 May, 1901, became the world's oldest person in April after Nabi Tajima from Kikai island in southern Japan died at the age of 117.

Congress taunts Narendra Modi for 41 international trips, asks Guinness World Records to acknowledge PM's achievement
Politics

Congress taunts Narendra Modi for 41 international trips, asks Guinness World Records to acknowledge PM's achievement

Goa Congress spokesperson Sankalp Amonkar said in a letter to Guinness World Records that Narendra Modi has become a role model for future generations as no other prime minister in the world has travelled as much as him.

Popular Telugu singer Ghazal Srinivas arrested on charges of sexual harassment
Entertainment

Popular Telugu singer Ghazal Srinivas arrested on charges of sexual harassment

Ghazal Srinivas shot to fame after his much celebrated Guinness Book of World Records feat in 2008 for singing in most number of languages in a concert.

World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world wars
World

World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world wars

Israel Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family has said.

Over 54,000 turn up at International Day of Yoga in Ahmedabad, set new Guinness record
India

Over 54,000 turn up at International Day of Yoga in Ahmedabad, set new Guinness record

The International Day of Yoga event held at Ahmedabad's GMDC ground on Wednesday entered the Guinness World Records Book with over 54,000 persons, led by Yoga guru Ramdev, participating in it to perform various asanas

Masaya Nakamura, the Father of PAC-MAN passes dies at the age of 91
News & Analysis

Masaya Nakamura, the Father of PAC-MAN passes dies at the age of 91

Masaya Nakamura, the Japanese video game pioneer known as the "father of Pac-Man", has died aged 91, his company said Monday.

Emma Morano, last person alive born in 1800s, turns 117
World

Emma Morano, last person alive born in 1800s, turns 117

An alert and chatty Italian woman, Emma Morano, on Tuesday celebrates her 117th birthday as the last known person alive who was born in the 19th century.

The MMS mission by NASA just set the Guinness World Record for the highest altitude GPS signal fix
News & Analysis

The MMS mission by NASA just set the Guinness World Record for the highest altitude GPS signal fix

The Magnetospheric Multiscale mission (MMS) by NASA now holds the Guinness world record for the highest altitude fix of a GPS signal. The fix was taken from a height of 43,500 miles (70006 kilometres) above the surface of the Earth.

1,007 robots set world record for most robots dancing simultaneously
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1,007 robots set world record for most robots dancing simultaneously

1,007 robots synchronously danced setting the Guinness World Record for 'most robots dancing simultaneously'.

Dance like a man: How freestyle football trickery has changed Aarish Ansari's life
Sports

Dance like a man: How freestyle football trickery has changed Aarish Ansari's life

A football freestyler performs tricks with the football. It's all about being creative with the ball, what movements can one do and make it entertaining

Check it out: The 400-foot baguette that is officially the world's longest
World

Check it out: The 400-foot baguette that is officially the world's longest

Guinness World Records has certified a 122-meter-long (400-foot-long) baguette baked at the Milan Expo 2015 World's Fair as the longest in the world.

One true king: Game of Thrones enters Guinness for largest simultaneous broadcast
Entertainment

One true king: Game of Thrones enters Guinness for largest simultaneous broadcast

Popular television series "Game of Thrones" has found a place in the new Guinness World Records 2016 book for largest TV drama simulcast.

China breaks India's 2010 Guinness record for largest umbrella
World

China breaks India's 2010 Guinness record for largest umbrella

A giant umbrella of around 23 metres in diameter and 14.4 meters in height made by a Chinese firm has set a new Guinness World Record for the world's largest umbrella, breaking record set in India in 2010.

35,985 participants, 84 nationalities: Yoga Day gala at Rajpath sets 2 Guinness records
India

35,985 participants, 84 nationalities: Yoga Day gala at Rajpath sets 2 Guinness records

India set two new Guinness World Records for Yoga with 35,985 participants performing asanas at one venue and as many as 84 nationalities joining in.

Biggest class in the world: Govt eyes two Guinness world records on Yoga Day
India

Biggest class in the world: Govt eyes two Guinness world records on Yoga Day

A 35 minute mass demonstration of Yoga, to mark UN International Yoga Day, is all set to break the Guinness World Record for the biggest yoga class in the world.