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21 May 2018, Edition - 1042, Monday

FLASH NEWS:

  • BS Yeddyurappa Resigns As Karnataka Chief Minister Just Before Floor Test
  • 1 BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy is out to ‘bribe’ MLAs
  • Number game changes again, after 2 Cong, 2 JDS(S) MLAs rebel, 2 independents back BJP, BJP at 105, 4 short of win
  • Legal faceoff after poll war, Cong-JDS object to pro tem speaker, top court puts Cong-JDS in spot, SC: Might have to postpone floor test
  • SC accepts Governor’s Counsel’s argument, top court puts Cong-JDS in tight spot, Cong-JDS’s petition dismissed
  • BJP MLA to remain pro tem speaker, SC: Videography of floor test adequate, floor test to telecast live

Ooty News

Ooty hotel starts ground work to prepare Christmas cakes

Covai Post Network

Preparations to bake Christmas cakes weighing 120 kilos began at Hotel Gem Park here where the cake mixing festival was held on Tuesday. Kitchen staff gathered to mix the ingredients – imported rum, cashew nuts, almonds, dates, pistachios, raisins and sugar, along with the wheat flour, all purpose flour, cinnamon powder and grated nutmeg in the presence of tourists and other guests. The guests were presented with new dresses.

The 60-kilo mix would be kept in big tin shape containers for a month. Later the mix (that would become 120 kilos then) would taken out to bake various types of cakes for the festival. The Director of Gem Park Ismail Khan, Chief Chef Surendran, Food and Beverages Manager Pradeep Kumar and several others participated.