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You can download Netflix entirely in a second at the record internet speed these scientists achieved

Researchers from University College London achieved a data transmission rate of 178 terabits a second—five times faster than previous record

24 Aug 2020 9:34 PM

In a flash! Imagine downloading 1,000 HD movies in a split second, researchers in Australia have done it

A team at University of Australia recorded a data speed of 44.2 Terabits per second (Tbps) from a single optical chip — a micro-comb chip.

23 May 2020 5:53 PM

Boy wonder falls short of being world’s youngest graduate

Belgian boy wonder drops out of Dutch university at the age of 9.

14 Dec 2019 4:00 PM

India overtakes Australia to create new world record

The Indian team once again established themselves as one of the most feared sides in the world after handing Bangladesh a convincing defeat.

08 Nov 2019 3:08 PM

633 divers set world record for seabed clean up in Florida

The world record for the largest underwater clean up was set by 633 divers who cleaned up the ocean floor at a beach in south Florida.

26 Jun 2019 6:42 PM


Hyderabadi man sets world record for serving food to over 1,000 people in single day

Kumar achieved the target on Sunday after he served food to more than 1,000 people at three different places.

27 May 2019 11:23 AM

Extremely rare 1985 Super Mario Bros sells for a record USD 100,150

An unopened copy of Super Mario Bros., released by Nintendo in 1985, achieved the world record.

18 Feb 2019 11:37 AM

Mumbai youngsters create world record in skating

The feat has been achieved by Coach Rishi Sarode and 12 children from his institution.

24 Dec 2018 3:58 PM

Bluebird jet boat floats again, 51 years after fatal crash

Donald Campbell had set eight land and water speed records, when he attempted to break his own 276.3mph (445kph) water-speed record.

05 Aug 2018 11:07 AM

Snoop Dogg breaks world record for largest ever glass of gin and juice

The 46-year-old musician concocted the largest glass of the tune's signature beverage at the BottleRock Napa Valley music festival.

31 May 2018 10:03 AM


Veteran Sherpa guide scales Everest for record 22nd time

A government official at the base camp, Gyanendra Shrestha, says Kami Rita reached the summit on Wednesday and is safely descending.

16 May 2018 1:26 PM

Australian breaks world record with Mt Everest summit

Steve Plain conquered Everest 117 days after he reached Antartica's highest peak Mount Vinson breaking previous summit record by nine days.

14 May 2018 4:53 PM

Brazilian surfer creates world record thanks to 80-feet-high wave in Portugal

That overtook the previous record of 78 feet (23.77 meters) set by American Garrett McNamara in 2011.

30 Apr 2018 7:15 PM

Surfer creates world record, rides biggest wave ever

Koxa, who risked his life catching the 80-feet wave, said winning the award was 'the best day of my life.'

30 Apr 2018 12:29 PM

Uttarakhand man creates world's smallest pencil, sets record

Due to his extraordinary talent, he has been conferred with the Assist World Records.

23 Feb 2018 10:56 AM


Delhi: 75 painters from across globe participates in World Record Live Painting

The event witnesses a huge footfall from art buyers, art students, painting artists and water colour lovers.

11 Dec 2017 1:34 PM

Song dynasty bowl breaks auction record for Chinese ceramics

The 13-cm (5-inch) bowl, used to wash brushes, was fired in the famed Northern Song dynasty (960-1127) kilns in Ruzhou.

03 Oct 2017 5:16 PM

German barman breaks world record, carries 27 litre steins of beer for 40 metres

Strumpfel, who had to train for the event in the gym to build extra strength, however, is not new to the world of smashing records.

04 Sep 2017 10:11 AM

Fitness freak doing most pull ups in a minute will leave you astonished

The 31-year-old from Massachusetts set a record for highest number of pull ups in a minute by beating the previous record of 50 pull ups.

31 Aug 2017 4:57 PM

Samosa gets even bigger as world’s record is smashed in London

Volunteers build giant samosa then deep-fry it in a custom-built vat at an East London Mosque which is later served to the homeless.

23 Aug 2017 9:11 AM