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PUZ­ZLE 14406

Hindustan Times (Patna) - Live - - Time Out -

CRYP­TIC CLUES

ACROSS 21 Spouse left bather em­bar­rassed (6,4) 26 It’s a new va­ri­ety of wine (4) 10 Feel­ing un­usu­ally frail (5) 11 Re­mind one that it’s time for

church? (4,1,4) 12 News flash caus­ing a fur­rowed

brow? (8) 13 Lib­eral politi­cian gets in the beer

(5) 15 It could make me a lord (7) 17 Four make an ap­pear­ance in a

trial of no im­por­tance (7) 19 They play soc­cer in the Span­ish

squares (7) 21 Lets gin cock­tail sparkle (7) 22 Well-known - like scores of

or­ches­tral pieces (5) 24 Young­ster ate green fresh

pro­duce (8) 27 Do such an­i­mals live only from

day to day? (9) 28 In­deed all the odd bits are

per­fect (5) 29 Keep them about you for

emer­gen­cies (4) 30 It’s em­ployed in the dis­tri­bu­tion

of per­fumery (5,5) DOWN 01 Pol­ish en­thu­si­ast (4) 02 Not al­to­gether how an un­der­grad­u­ate is work­ing? (2,1,6) 03 He­si­tantly stated a colour and was wrong (5) 04 It’s more his sort of brav­ery (7) 05 Hu­mane process of line and net (7) 07 Skins turned up to show the nap (5) 08 Un­healthy an­tag­o­nism? (3,7) 09 Ja­panese cer­e­mo­nial de­par­ture (4-4) 14 In­stantly but not there and then (4,3,3) 16 It’s ter­ri­ble how Freud gets the lad con­fused (8) 18 You’d be the last per­son to find your­self here (2,3,4) 20 Cast in a dev­il­ish form (7) 21 Girl in­volved with men is a mis­chief­maker (7) 23 Tom comes up with it - that’s un­der­stood (5) 25 Sadly I am taken in by the false iden­tity (5) 26 Scope for en­ter­tain­ment (4)

QUICK CLUES

ACROSS 01 Mule or llama for ex­am­ple (4,6) 06 Old (4) 10 Sport­ing con­test (5) 11 Re­quir­ing great strength (9) 12 Fear­ful (8) 13 Slight colour­ing (5) 15 Per­pen­dic­u­lar (7) 17 Su­per­fi­cial (7) 19 Por­tion of food served (7) 21 Open-air (7) 22 At­tack vi­o­lently (3,2) 24 Ca­sual (8) 27 In­ter­pret (9) 28 An as­sumed ap­pear­ance (5) 29 Only (4) 30 Colony (10) DOWN 01 Ques­tion per­sis­tently (4) 02 Prin­ci­pal church of dio­cese (9) 03 Detest (5) 04 Re­strain (7) 05 Stuffy (7) 07 Scrape to­gether (5) 08 Drudgery (10) 09 Deduct (8) 14 De­spite its short­com­ings (4,2,2,2) 16 Plau­si­bil­ity (8) 18 One closely re­sem­bling another

(4-5) 20 Make a face (7) 21 Un­con­ven­tional (7) 23 Beaten path (5) 25 Scoundrel (5) 26 Elim­i­nat­ing con­test (4)

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