Cryptic Crossword from Economic Times Bangalore (7699 of 20-04-2020) - Fillable and with solution

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Across:
6 Change of direction put entire north in trouble (5-5,4)
9 Opposing sides retain advantage for record book (6)
10 Forecast chopper should be repaired by end of day (8)
11 Barmen use them to choose between desserts (3,5)
13 Plant yielding a drink in South Africa (6)
15 Authorise the Spanish poison to be returned (6)
17 Guy sitting on large prickly plant (6)
19 A way to hold long instrument (6)
20 Balloonist steers a route across North America (8)
22 Tick perhaps a road across China in a storm (8)
24 Threaten crew with expert (6)
26 Even Irish types can be very touchy (14)

Down:
1 Those carrying the injured prolong royal function (9,5)
2 Prude’s parking in odd places (4)
3 Terrible crime involving Tsarist leader (not Imperial) (6)
4 Modernise pub with round tub by end of June (8)
5 Long trench beginning to disappear (4)
7 Stand up to work with model (6)
8 Weapon chucker on alert after disturbance (6,8)
12 Uncluttered area of open countryside (5)
14 Crime that features in popular song (5)
16 Delay and miss collecting 10 euros (8)
18 Set close to beech forest (6)
21 Don’t leave me to return in shower (6)
23 Top cook wants one (4)
25 Fix some appliances on the way north (4)
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Created at 18.30 hrs IST on 20-04-2020 from Bangalore

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