30-MINUTE CRYP­TIC CROSS­WORD

Business Day - - THE BOTTOM LINE -

ACROSS

1 Tax too heav­ily what bowlers de­liver on the rail­way? (10) 7 Tries out man­u­fac­tur­ing con­cerns in the river (5) 8 For­merly enough for a model (7) 10 Wild rank deed cast a cloud over things (8) 11 Bound to have fin­ished with scores level (4) 13 Trans­fix one politi­cian with beer (6) 15 Sum­moned to make an of­fer to study (6) 17 Ori­en­tal af­fir­ma­tive made amorously? (4) 18 Sack the team by the hearth? (8) 21 Nar­row main road? (3-4) 22 Chil­dren emerge (5) 23 Tempter and divi­sion (10)

DOWN

1 Proper state of com­mand (5) 2 Set up­set in early wind (8) 3 We send out to the coun­try (6) 4 Bring up the last sec­tion (4) 5 Insin­u­ated the mis­chievous child wasn’t truth­ful (7) 6 Com­pas­sion of sorts about rows (10) 9 Put in peril and fin­ish up be­ing made cross (10) 12 Not one’s main job — is in touch over it (8) 14 Get ready to trim the edges be­fore­hand (7) 16 Con­trol credit per­haps (6) 19 Twisted net is some­thing put in (5) 20 An old con­vict gets up a fete (4)

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