MISCELLANEOUS

The Hindu Crossword 7812

Across

1 Dance stoles distributed to young people (11)

9 Size North Indian neck muscles (7)

10 Withhold severer hand-out (7)

11 Praise for the earlier computer key (5)

12 Ardent, having the courage to circle us (9)

13 Wild dog in Australia (5)

15 A weapon to use in the dark? Not exactly! (5,4)

18 One whose performance may yet found to be static (5,4)

21 About wrong-doing — it's a sticky thing (5)

22 Dad, with a label on, obtains first-class return overseas (9)

24 All but the first of the girls are fools (5)

26 It gives vital information about a person (7)

27 Greed for caviare squelched (7)

28 Should only modern weapons be used for this military order? (7,4)

Down

1 Abroad stream overruns a barrier (9)

2 Ask A.O. to relocate overseas (5)

3 Choose thoroughfare, we hear, for the conductor (9)

4 Colour runs from no scrim (7)

5 The work of caring for the sick (7)

6 Narasu's hitched to some Japanese dish (5)

7 Murmurs like a dove (8)

8 Looks up and down (4)

14 Star moves into debt transference (8)

16 Man, target the wild shrew (9)

17 Catch up with sister smashing stair railings (9)

19 Over a period store fertilizer (7)

20 Rouse again (7)

22 They will serve 12 drinks (4)

23 Hold firmly to king snake (5)

25 Less sure one who flings (5)

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