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Have you seen the world's heaviest avocado yet? (See Pics)

A typical avocado weighs a little more than 5 ounces (0.14 kg) but the Island of Maui-based Pokini family's avocado is reportedly said to be 18 times heavier.

Likee creates Guinness World Record for Independence Day Campaign

To celebrate India’s 73rd Independence Day, more than 1 lac Indians participated in the campaign which was concluded with more than 2.5 lac videos and 225.3 million views.

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Malad youth solves nine Rubik’s cubes underwater, creates Guinness record

A student of BSc (IT) at KES College in Kandivali, Prabhu solved nine such Rubik’s cubes sitting inside a pool of Goregaon Sports Club on December 9, last year. He completed the feat in just one minute and forty eight seconds.

Lucknow: How 550 students isolated DNA from bananas to create Guinness World Record

The students succeeded in extracting DNA from bananas to break the previous Guinness World Record held by the Seattle Children’s Research Institute.

VIDEO: Freestyle footballer Indi Cowie creates TWO new Guinness World Records

Scottish-born Indi Cowie has entered the Guinness World Records once again with two new record-breaking performances at the AT&T Stadium in Texas, United States.

Penguin-shaped robot sets Guinness World Record for most skips in minute

A cute, penguin-shaped bot in Japan has set a new Guinness World Record for the most skips by a robot in a minute, by jumping over a revolving rope 106 times in just 60 seconds.

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VIDEO: This is NUTS! Indian martial arts master creates WALNUT SMASHING Guinness record

Prabhakar Reddy has won the title of Most walnuts crushed by hand by smashing 212 walnuts in a record-breaking time. Watch the video.

600 women created Guinness World Record with the longest head massage chain in Mumbai

A group of 600 women got together to make the world's longest head massage chain in Mumbai and created a Guinness World Record.

Mumbai man holds 22 LIT CANDLES in mouth; creates Guinness World Record

Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya, who now holds the Guinness World Record, for holding most lit candles in his mouth is, in fact, a multiple record-holder. In 2014, he held the title for the most grapes eaten in a minute and catching the most dice with cupped hands, while blindfolded.

This Russian model holds the Guinness record for the world's LONGEST LEGS!

Ekaterina Lisina, a 29-year-old Russian model, has also broken the Guinness record for being the tallest female professional model with a height of 6ft 8.77 inches.

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Longest legs to the tallest cat: Some of this year's Guinness World Records makers

Here is a selection of Guinness World Records that were added to the book's 63rd edition this year - from the longest legs to the longest cat tail, there's quite a quirky variety.

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