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Flying Solo: the teenager pilot who will fly around the world in 90 days

Zara Rutherford is 19 and will take the Guinness World Record for youngest female pilot to fly around the world solo in 90 days.

97-year-old Jerusalem Post columnist holds record as oldest journalist

When Walter Bingham moved from London to Israel in 2004, following a long career as a host on British radio, he applied for a job at Kol Israel, one of the country’s leading broadcasters.

By SAM SOKOL/JTA
15/07/2021

Israeli artist sets Guinness World Record for longest megillah scroll

This month an Israeli artist broke the Guinness World Record for longest megillah, the scroll that tells the story behind the Purim holiday.

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
24/04/2021
A MAN wraps fresh matza during Passover in Ashdod in 2016

Senior citizens break world record for tallest matzah tower

About 200 residents took part in spending a whole day spreading 24 packages of matzahs with 10 kilograms of chocolate spread.

Rabbi Levi Duchman speaking via Zoom with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following the historic U

Rabbinic Zoom meeting lasts several days, breaking world record

The virtual meeting included anywhere from 200 to 1,000 rabbis at any given moment, with discussions shifting between English, Hebrew, Yiddish, Russian, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

Defense minister Moshe Arens wth Israeli Air Force personnel at the Paris Air Show in 1999.

Grapevine: Guessing games with Netanyahu

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's adversaries and even some of his followers say that he never forgives anyone who goes against him.

Dreidel art

Guinness World Records certifies world’s most valuable dreidel

The custom-designed piece created by Estate Diamond Jewelry is valued at $70,000.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
25/12/2019

Israeli soccer star becomes world's oldest player

"This is not only a source of pride for me but also to Israeli sports in general," added Hayik, who moved to Israel when he was four years old.

By REUTERS
05/04/2019
Gravlax sandwich.

San Diego Jewish Academy breaks world record for sandwich-making

The school set a Guinness World Record for the most sandwiches made in under three minutes.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
03/04/2019

Israeli flag cookie mosaic breaks Guinness World Record

117,000 blue-and-white cookies assembled an Israeli flag that was more than 3,200 square feet in size.

04/06/2018
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