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Japanese woman is world's oldest living person, Guinness confirms

Japanese woman is world's oldest living person, Guinness confirms

A Japanese woman who still enjoys studying maths and playing the board game Othello is the world's oldest living person at the age of 116 years and 66 days, Guinness World Records says.

Joint Special Forces enter Guinness World Records in parachute jumping

Joint Special Forces enter Guinness World Records in parachute jumping

In a historic achievement, the parachute jumping team of the Joint Special Forces has entered the Guinness World Records by breaking the record for the largest parachute formation at night.

'World's oldest person' dies in Japan at 117

'World's oldest person' dies in Japan at 117

Nabi Tajima, who became the oldest woman in Japan in September 2015, could have been the oldest person in the world since Violet Brown of Jamaica died in September 2017 at age 117, Japanese media said.

Indian woman reaches Everest summit twice in week

Indian woman reaches Everest summit twice in week

An Indian climber on Sunday reached the summit of Mount Everest for the second time in less than a week, her expedition team said, setting a women's record for a double ascent of the world's highest mountain in a single season.