Kenichi Ito known as Tokyo’s ‘monkey man’ has broken the Guinness World Record for fastest 100m running on all fours.
The simultaneous Tai Chi performance is expected to be confirmed as a Guinness World Record.
The woman currently acknowledged as having the longest legs in the States is model Lauren Williams
At a whopping size 18, Jeison Rodriguez from Venezuela officially has the largest feet in the world
A look ahead to this weekend’s Divisional Playoff match at CenturyLink Field in Seattle
Opposition leaders had encouraged the gathering to show support for integration with Europe
Olympia, 25-26 January 2014
Save the Children has celebrated the Christmas Jumper Day by attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the most people wearing Christmas Jumpers in one place at Westfield London. Choreographer Arlene Phillips led hundreds of Save the Children supporters in a dance routine as they attempted to break the record.
Crime epic is the fastest "entertainment property" to reach $1 billion in sales
Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez, born in Spain in 1901, said he owed his longevity to eating a banana and six Anacin every day
A Cambridgeshire crisp maker has smashed the world record for the heaviest bag of crisps, filling a packet almost double the weight of the previous record.
Local media reports suggest retired farmer Dhaqabo Ebba's recollections of historical events place his date of birth in the 1850s
In the roll-call of student summer reading certain volumes stand out, including Desmond Morris's body language phenomenon The Naked Ape and Richard Bach's Jonathan Livingston Seagull. To those can be added a volume by Robert M Pirsig that snuggled its way into every hitchhiker's hand-crocheted body satchel. Unlike Bach, whose books were like being hit with a wiffle bat full of pot-pourri, Pirsig is the real deal. Born in 1928, this precocious university student was eventually expelled for studying too hard, after growing bewildered by the choice of multiple hypotheses in his chosen field, biochemistry. Overwhelmed by the limitations of science, he tackled Eastern philosophy instead, spending time in India before returning to a US college.
An 80-year-old Japanese mountaineer has begun his attempt to scale Mount Everest, in an effort to reclaim his title as the oldest man to reach the summit.
Mr Roache, 81, was arrested at his home in Wilmslow, Cheshire and was interviewed by police late into yesterday evening.
Sailendra Nath Roy was famous for stunts using his hair