Monday, 29 May 2017

'Unsolved clues and grid ' Monday 29 May 2017

ARDEN

ACROSS
1 You can curl up and die reportedly in such a place (6,7)
10 Open shot — revolver recoils a bit (5)
11 The osprey's off like magic (3,6)
12 Aim between two points, as they are released (9)
13 Distributed during trade, altered later (5)
14 Cockney clue — reportedly felt sorry to break in (7)
16 Partial towards grass cutting — awfully nice! (7)
18 Feel USA is becoming comfortable? (7)
20 It will be thrown at an animal once more, shortly (7)
22 The President has had a change of heart — he keeps moving around (5)
24 After three drinks, the French go for something non-alcoholic (6,3)
26 They're notarised correctly along the vertical axis (9)
27 One line — the first clue is about the hip bone (5)
28 Too sick to study, desired to be free — short sighted? (3-10)

DOWN
2 Poet's one leg is twisted, somewhat (7)
3 Good enough until sun sets and forces follow (2,2,5)
4 Villager picks up fodder and essential food (5)
5 Transformation is by Asian country, once (9)
6 Cover over the old city, it's gruesome (5)
7 Johnny-come-lately's new venture showing turn over (7)
8 In milk tooth I see an old picture (4,4,2,3)
9 Storyteller's show of nervousness — permit him the freedom to play with words (6,7)
15 Measures to take — not a big burden to teach (9)
17 "Go in peace" says the flyer (9)
19 Scrutinize any political party in India, it will raise a stink (7)
21 Tearing away is hard (7)
23 It doesn't allow you to keep a nice cool head — on the contrary it does (5)

25 Say something bad while promoting a Japanese born in America (5)

GRID

Sunday, 28 May 2017

Special, Sunday 28 May 2017, Raju Umamaheswar


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


ACROSS
1   Bovine gets a square to lose a T-square for this defence (6)​
2   Plain bee makes up for a ​ cattle class?​ (8)​
10 Fresh selling place for this town (9)​ ​
11 Binged after returning the store-----. (5)
12 Tight about 12pm -- what a twit! (5)​
13 Channel of communication beyond the senses for which they leapt. (9)
14 An aim for a​  quick​ darts player? (2,3,6)
16 Dark and blue! (3)​ ​
18 God backs down for a shut-eye (3)
20 It could be Albert's or Ted's or a ​j​awan's outfit. (11)​
22 A game point for  a protagonist. (9)
25 Shammi Kapoor was a lout to yell so? (5)
24 Was Sonu Nigam permitted to to  hear the Azaan so? (5)
25 Sick, say, unable to read the Bible , not first. (9)
26 Helium and Oxygen involved in the experiments? mere conjectures! (8)​  ​
27 Pet disorganized in animal's  place?  (6)

DOWN
1   Coerce  Prisoners with chain (9)
2   Made sure to get clean wood (7)​
3   Minimum to get a point in the end. (5)​
​​5   E​equated monthly Instalments=E​MI payments are thus settled! (6,2,6)​
6   Cover when it gets not used  and spared (9)
7   An incentive for Brat getting set up without peace. (7)​
8   Dapper Nathaniel's nickname? (5)​ ​
9   You are in tricky situation when you you play this in winter (5,2,4,3)
15 I am bored and hesitate to improve the yarn. (9)
17 Circle around an unknown invention (9)
19 Demonstrate  embracing  good and stimulate (7)
21 Flash former with a greeting part. (7)
22 Look forward to a load, so to say (5)
23 Karma yogi can sh​o​w an incredible feat. (5)

Across Lite version can be accesses at RAJU 9

Enjoy.