Guinness

Wheelchair developed at IIT-Madras used for breaking Guinness record

Kamal Kanta Nayak, a youth from Odisha, completed a 213-km run on his manual wheelchair at Bhubaneswar by using NeoFly wheelchair.

published on : 20th January 2022

Paralysed waist down, Kamalakanta dashes into record books, covers 213 km in 24 hours 

Kamalakanta started his marathon from Master Canteen Square to Rajmahal Square Cycle Track point. The attempt started at 4.30 pm on Saturday and was completed at 4.28 pm on Sunday.

published on : 17th January 2022

Para-athlete Kamalakanta Nayak clocks 213 km in 24 hours in wheelchair marathon, sets record

A resident of Puri district, Kamalakanta started his marathon from the Master Canteen Square to Rajmahal Square Cycle Track point on Saturday afternoon and completed it on the day.

published on : 16th January 2022

Seven-year-old Jewel from Kerala, set for Guinness record in swimming

The Class II student has swum four km across the Vembanad Lake in a Guinness World Records attempt, reports Martin  Joseph

published on : 9th January 2022

Meet Adithya Nidhin: 25-year-old Kozhikode resident who set Guinness record for mehndi art

Adithya Nidhin (25), a resident of Kadalundi in Kozhikode, has set a record for the most number of mehndi designs drawn on people’s hands - 910 - in an hour.

published on : 3rd January 2022

Artiste from Andhra Pradesh plays 18 tablas, seeks Guinness Record

Chidambara Nataraja is a well-known Mridangam artiste, hailing from the famous Paravathi Nagar in Mydukur mandal of Kadapa district.

published on : 28th November 2021

National Mission for Clean Ganga gets registered in Guinness Book of World Records

Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat posted his message on the Ganga on Facebook, after which the Guinness activity was opened for the public at large.

published on : 1st November 2021

World’s largest cricket bat on display in Hyderabad. See pics 

The bat, gifted by the beverage company Pernod Ricard India Private Limited to the government of Telangana, is 56.1 feet long & weighs 9,000 kgs.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Meet Rumeysa Gelgi, the tallest living woman who stands over 7 feet

The previous record-holder was China’s Yao Defen, who stood at 7 feet, 7 inches before she died in 2012 at the age of 40.

published on : 14th October 2021

Malayali girl Suchetha sings her way into Guinness Book of Records

Suchetha Sathish is on cloud nine. Her musical feat — singing 120 songs in 120 languages in seven-hours and 20 minutes — has earned her a place in the Guinness Book of World Records.

published on : 10th October 2021

24-year-old from Kerala throws 426 punches in 60 seconds, enters Guinness World Records

How fast can you punch? Well, Rafhan Ummer can punch faster! 

published on : 21st September 2021

Ayodhya set for another Guinness record this Diwali eve with lighting of 7.5 lakh diyas

CM Yogi Adityanath, whose government stared the tradition of celebrating Diwali eve with deepotsav regularly since coming to power in UP in 2017, will be the chief guest at the event, said officials

published on : 8th September 2021

BTS inducted into 2022 Guinness World Records 'Hall of Fame'

South Korean pop band BTS are officially members of the Guinness World Records 'Hall of Fame' after breaking 23 records in 2021.

published on : 3rd September 2021

A fold at a time: Teacher secures place in Guinness for origami peacocks

A few years ago, when Ravi Kumar Toleti, a maths teacher thought of starting origami, it was to teach the subject to students in a new way.

published on : 17th August 2021

'Took 6 months of practice': Madurai Taekwondo coach after achieving his 24th Guinness world record

The latest World Record which N Narayana did was breaking concrete blocks in one minute with axe kick.

published on : 8th August 2021
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