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You do not need a season to enjoy a cake. It’s a year-round passion. It need not be reserved only for specific events such as birthdays or festivals such as Christmas. People in many cities flock to bakeries like bees to honey. Some bakeries even go more than the extra mile to appeal to people. Now two bakeries in Kerala are bidding for a Guinness record for the world’s longest brownie cake.
The New Cochin Bakery and Brownies Bakery in Kannur are designing the cake which will be on display at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kannur. It will be formally unveiled by Governor of Goa P S Sreedharan Pillai on Sunday, according to a report in a section of the Indian media.
The cake has ingredients such as melted chocolate, cashew nuts, vegetable oil and chocolate butter icing as ingredients. The bakeries trace their origins to Mambally Bapu who was handed the recipe for cakes by the English at the fag end of their rule in India. The English were so impressed with Bapu's baking skills that they authenticated the consistency and flavour of the cake.
A feat that is sure to inspire many young girls, 27 year old Anupriya Lakra, a tribal girl from Odisha's Maoist-affected Malkangiri district, has proved that the sky is not the limit as she became the first female pilot from this backward region.
Pakistan’s president has called on India to immediately lift all restrictions on people in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, ignoring opposition calls for Prime Minister Imran Khan to step down over his alleged bad governance.
Mumbai: Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs)on Wednesday turned buyers for the first time in September. FPIs had been on a sell mode despite the roll-back of the tax surcharge on them
The mayor of Belgorod, Valentin Demidov, told AFP that around 5,000 people who fled border villages have registered with city authorities, with several hundred in temporary housing.
A default would have likely triggered market panic, huge job losses and a recession, with global implications.
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid also dispatched a message of condolence to Indian President Droupadi Murmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the victims of the train collision