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Restaurant Serving Most Extensive Water Menu

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Restaurant Serving Most Extensive Water Menu

World Record of ‘serving most extensive water menu’ has been achieved by Ray’s and Stark Bar run by Patina Group’s restaurant from Los Angeles, USA.

The menu presented by Ray’s & Stark Bar is a 45-page booklet with 20-item water list that features descriptions of each water varietal, including information on origin, mineral content, and tasting notes. Water menu attributes an entire page for each varietal that is complete with tasting notes, mineral content, bottle price and photos.

Highest Score in TOEFEL- SAT

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Highest Score in TOEFEL- SAT

World Record of scoring 100% marks in SAT & TOEFL has been achieved by Shreya Vardhan (15-years), from Delhi, India.
Shreya; a Class XII student of Delhi Public School, RK Puram, has scored full marks (2400) in SAT test, TOEFL test and Advanced Placement tests which give students an edge during college admissions and scholarship applications in various top universities.

World’s Richest Woman

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World’s Richest Woman

The World Record of being world’s richest woman has been achieved by Liliane Bettencourt from Paris, France.
Mrs Bettencourt is the principal shareholder of L’Oréal; one of the world’s largest cosmetics and beauty companies. Bettencourt owned around 31% of the outstanding shares of L’Oréal.

Biggest Live Music Concert

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Biggest Live Music Concert

The World Record for the Biggest ‘live music concert’ has been achieved by British artist Rod Stewart at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

This record was made at the Coca cabana beach in on New Year’s Night. The live music concert was televised by the MTV network. The live concert was attended by 3,500,000 (Three Million Five Hundred Thousand) people.

Biggest Gold Ring

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Biggest Gold Ring

World Record of Biggest Ring has been achieved by The ‘Najmat Taiba’ manufactured by Taiba for Gold and Jewellery Company Ltd, Saudi Arabia.
The world’s largest gold ring has 2,200 mm perimeter, 700 mm outer perimeter, 490 mm inside diameter, 500 mm back width and 250 mm width of the ring bottom. It is studded with 615 pieces of Swarovski stones. The 21-carat ring weighs 63.856 kg (around 141 pounds),

Largest Sea Vessel

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Largest Sea Vessel

The World Record of the ‘largest sea vessel’ in the world has been achieved by the container ship Eugen Mærsk of Maersk Line from Denmark.

Maersk Line is the container division of A.P. Moller – Maersk Group, Denmark. It is the lead ship of a fleet of eight ships of the Mærsk E-class container ships. The newest of this ship series was launched in 2013. The total length of this ship is 399 meters (1,309 ft) in and a cargo capacity of 18,270 TEU containers. The length of the beam of the above mentioned ship is 183 feet (56 m) and the dead-weight tonnage is 156,907. The ship has a maximum speed of 23 knots and the total crew in routine operations is 19.

World’s Tallest Cooling Tower

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World’s Tallest Cooling Tower

The world record of ‘tallest cooling tower’ has been achieved by Kalisindh Thermal Energy Plant from Rajasthan, India.

At Kalisindh Thermal Energy Plant in Rajasthan, India there are two towers in the plant and have a height of 202 meters each. The base diameter of the cooling towers is One Hundred Fourt Two (142) meters. The project has been funded by the Government of the State of Rajasthan, India. BGR Energy Systems is the builder of the project. The plant is supposed to produce 1200 MW electricity.

Longest Hug by a Pair

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Longest Hug by a Pair

The World Record of ‘longest hug by a pair’ has been achieved by Ron O’Neil and Theresa Kerr from Ontario, Canada.

On 13th June 2010; in an event at Centennial Park in Ontario to generate funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (JDRF) this record was attempted. The total duration of the act of hugging each other was a continuous 24 hours, 33 minutes. Both Ron and Theresa are diabetes prevention and cure activists and are working hard to raise funds for research and treatment of this disease.

Largest collection of Miniature Motor Vehicle Models

Posted by admin 31 Jul 2013 Comments Off
Largest collection of Miniature Motor Vehicle Models

World Record of collecting various miniature models of motor vehicles has been achieved by Mr. Ratnakar Ramchandra Joshi from Pune, Maharashtra, India.

As on July 2013; Mr. Joshi has collection of 225 miniature models of various motor vehicles which include models of BMW, Mercedes, Ford, Hummer, Cooper, Ferrari, Jaguar, Audi, Tata Motors, Hindustan Motors, Mahindra, Daewoo etc.

Mr. Joshi also organizes the exhibitions of the collection at various locations to create awareness in children and youngsters about traffic rules & regulation.

Longest leg (Female)

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Longest leg (Female)

World Record of having longest legs (Female) has been achieved by Svetlana Pankratova from Russia.

Ms. Pankratova is 1.956 m (6 ft 5 in) tall but her legs are 132 centimetres (4 ft 4 in) long.

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