The Sunday Hindu Crossword No. 2772 (5th January 2014) (Fillable and with anagram indicators and solution- SOLUTION AT THE BOTTOM OF PAGE (For solution, click here)

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Across:(For solution, click here)
1.Stronghold, one sacked in former kingdom (6)
4.Sit down, weak, and tape broadcast (4,1,3)
9.Husband presented with new Omega out of respect (6)ANAGRAM of OMEGA and H for HUSBAND
10.Mean to pen article on river fish (8)
12.Sleep-inducing if caught by tailless scorpion abroad (9)ANAGRAM Of C and SCORPIO
13.Colour always sported by chanteuse - Piaf? (5)
14.Medal winner, one on the other side (8,5)
18.Blue equatorial waters here (2,3,8)
20.Knock over raised object (5)
22.Poverty - end is seen after a struggle (9)ANAGRAM of END IS SEEN
24.Aunt Sally, for example, a legitimate target for ridicule? (4,4)
25.Pollute narrow pass (6)
26.Extracting pounds from sport (8)
27.Climb a trail (6)

Down:(For solution, click here)
1.Tending to stick together - unnaturally, he voices (8)ANAGRAM of HE VOICES
2.What a judge may do with number appearing for trial (3,2)
3.Aggressive young drunk shot a lot with Luger (5,4)ANAGRAM of A LOT LUGER
5.Cynical notes about highs (12)ANAGRAM of CYNICAL NOTES
6.Game failing to start in county town (5)
7.Father in French capital wants us raised together (4,5)
8.Approach place to get buttonhole (6)
11.Commend a fine novel turned into a film (2,4,3,3)ANAGRAM of COMMEND A FINE
15.Greek character sheltered outside place with a monkey puzzle (5,4)
16.Sundials? They’ve been around for years! (3-6)
17.Easiest (I suspect) in my opinion (2,1,3,2)
19.Ridiculous talk over a wife makes one laugh loudly (6)
21.Poke one with end of first finger, perhaps (5)
23.Pick of Renaissance literature (5)
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Created at 12.45 hrs IST on 5th January 2014 (Reached Bangalore by morning Shatabdi and hence the delay)

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SOLUTION - Across - 1 CASTLE 4 TAKE A PEW 9 H-OMAGE 10 STING-R-A-Y 12 SOPORIFI-C 13 SEPIA 14 VCTOR-I-A CROSS 18 IN THE DOLDRUMS 20 UP-END 22 NEEDINESS 24 FAIR GAME 25 DEFILE 26 WRESTING 27 A-SCENT Down - 1 COHESIVE 2 SUM UP 3 LAGER LOUT 5 ANTICYCLONES 6 ENNIS 7 PARI PA-S-SU 8 WAY-LAY 11 OF MICE AND MEN 15 not solved 16 OLD-TIMERS 17 AS I SEE IT 19 GUFF_A-W 21 DIG-IT 23 ELITE