Hamish’s social media post read, “CONGRATULATIONS to Captain Hamish Harding (@actionaviationchairman ) on completing his expedition to the world's lowest point, the #CHALLENGERDEEP and becoming the first human to traverse the entire Challenger Deep. We couldn't be more excited to hear your thoughts about the journey, Captain!”
Hammadi completed the race in 1:47.46mins to finish behind his Tunisian rival WalidKtila (1:38.43min), a multiple time Paralympic champion, in his pet event – the Men’s 800 T34m final here.
Azam became the 11th overall player to score 2,000 T20I runs and also took another record from Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who previously held the record for scoring the 2,000 runs in 56 innings.
Global Village created a mosaic that read "100,000,000 meals," using 2,500 lanterns, in support of the national campaign recently launched by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives (MBRGI).
With 368,147 new cases over the past 24 hours, India's total coronavirus infections now stand at 19.93 million, while its total fatalities are now at 218,959, according to health ministry data.
Total infections in the country stood at 26.3 million while the country's total death toll was at 295,525, according to data from the health ministry. India's overall tally of Covid-19 cases now stands at 2,62,89,290 with 29,23,400 active cases and 2,95,525 deaths so far.
Another 4,454 deaths in 24 hours — the second-highest daily figure so far — took India's toll to 303,720. It has added the last 50,000 deaths in under two weeks, according to government figures.
Guinness World Records (GWR), in collaboration with Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, unveils new measurements for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the longest fingernails on a pair of hands (female) at 733.55 cm (24 ft 0.7 in), held by Ayanna Williams (USA).
It is also the lowest number of cases since April 2 when the country logged 89,129 new cases. In the past 24-hour, 2,123 more people succumbed to the pandemic, the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry said.
Abu Dhabi Culinary Season, the festival dedicated to dining experiences organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi, has set a new Guinness World Record for the largest variety of ice cream flavours at a location.