Solution will appear inThe Hindu In Schooldated March 23, 2013. Solution No. 11064

Across

5 Promotion (11)

7 Rend (4)

8 Miserable (8)

9 Once and for all (7)

11 Fox’s lair (5)

13 Stinging insects (5)

14 Break into many bits

(7)

16 Cadge (8)

17 Commanded (4)

18 Unusual characteristic

(11)

Down

1 Half a dozen deliveries

(4)

2 Smarty-pants (4-3)

3 Number of Deadly Sins

(5)

4 Trader (8)

5 Yachting prize (8,3)

6 Not long ago (3,5,3)

10 Draw near (8)

12 Fastest land animal (7)

15 Male relative (5)

17 French cheese (4)