Monday, 21 August 2017

'Unsolved clues and grid ' Monday 21 Aug 2017

SPINNER

ACROSS
1   THOSE WHO PUT UP GROUP OF HOUSES FOR RENT? (5,7)
10 Pan graduate’s mistake (5)
11 Utter curse ceaselessly to change shape (9)
12 University’s top lady kidnapped by two knights? That’s rough! (6)
13 Quotes by nearly forgotten wise men (8)
15 Obliterated legal document to hide problematic story (9)
16 Leave out classroom items/bottles (4)
20 Keep quiet about you and me in hotels! (4)
21 Emerging software destroyed in rage (9)
24 Aroused by gyration done kinkily (6,2)
26 Unending onslaught with hard strap (6)
28 Renovate crumbling dome’s surface with resin, at last (9)
29 Almost overwhelmed by course (5)
30 She caters to arrangement with the heart of a soprano, scores music! (12)

DOWN
2   Frolicking, less inert audience (9)
3   Shows firms taking over Indian Educational organisation (8)
4   Final bomb fails to take off (4)
5   Pressurised, making a dent there! (10)
6   Changed sexes to overcome primarily chauvinistic overindulgence (6)
7   Hurt, upset, crazy girl! (5)
8   One upside down container having ring around (5)
9   God protects disheartened nuns, giving solidity (7)
14 Cop’s memoir altered to get deal (10)
17 Adult drinks a bit of Indian native intoxicant, becomes baby (9)
18 Extremely rubbish myths busted by recurring patterns (7)
19 Note practice bringing up voice standards (8)
22 Spinner’s endless deception — The standard to compare against! (6)
23 Perhaps, there’s a crowd? (5)
25 Commercial appearing in city’s broadcast medium (5)
27 Make a crossword about cool community (4)

GRID

Sunday, 20 August 2017

Special, Sunday 20 Aug 2017, Dr Satyen Nabar


Three answers per commenter (Annotations compulsory) till 6 PM.
Please provide all your answers in one comment.


ACROSS
6   Stand and obstruct (5)
7   Cancel decision to spend too much time on horseback (8)
10 Cheat, lie endlessly? Become scrupulous (7)
11 Versatile Creole, originally Greek artist (2, 5)
12 Complete mutation of lice with similarly placed gene variants (7)
13 Fickle drug courier conceals pill (7)
14 What my agent having power of attorney can do is remarkable (11) (Note: Clue edited here but not in Across Lite version)
19 Warning of danger, fled desperately wearing tattered cloth (3, 4)
21 Pus collection? To operate, pay me thousand extra at first (7)
23 Place offering best view to notice fleeing beauty (7)
25 Hot in Vegas? Usually it’s butter (2, 1, 4)
26 Abstain from food, become lean? Hectic life (4, 4)
27 Accessory of a Mafia member kidnaps daughter (3-2)

DOWN
1   Characters taking shower to get rid of bedbug at squalid places (8)
2   Bottle of astonishingly colourless liquid used as antifreeze (6)
3   Lively reprimand (10)
4   Bare in pond (4)
5   Boy raved about modifying word (6)
6   It goes up and down! Understand? Understood (6)
8   Breeze great at yacht races (7)
9/17 Many work too hard, get stroke (5, 5)
13 One can’t score with young lady above (6, 4)
15 Fearless monster disregarding bit of injury captures everybody (7)
16 They help climbers repair tool shed (8)
17 See 9
18 Killed for having lost honour (6)
20 Disturbed dealing endlessly with rejection (6)
22 Blueprint with detailed design of flat (6)
24 Supermodel angelically shows poise (4)

Across Lite version can be accessed at Dr SN 15

Enjoy.