Solution will appear in The Hindu In School dated November 28, 2012. Solution No. 10966

Across

1 Relatives (one’s own?) (5,3,5)

8 Incite (4)

9 British crown colony

from 1842 to 1997 (4,4)

10 Leeway (6,4)

12 Mortar’s partner? (6)

14 Piece of cake (6)

15 When everything goes

wrong (with one’s

locks?) (3,4,3)

19 Bit (8)

20 Idea (anag) (4)

21 Where giant relief

carvings of four US

presidents are to be

seen in South Dakota

(5,8)

Down

2 Askew (8)

3 Small branch or shoot (5)

4 Track eventer (7)

5 Wild dog (5)

6 Furiously (4,3)

7 Grunt (4)

11 Poisonous shrub, also

called rosebay (8)

13 From Lhasa, perhaps (7)

14 Underwear (for

artists?) (7)

16 Kitchen utensil for

cutting vegetables (5)

17 Domain (5)

18 Saint’s light overhead (4)