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ST 3141

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3141

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 2nd Jan 2022

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. Dada has given us an affable and enjoyable puzzle this Sunday and I loved solving it and thereafter writing a full review for your kind perusal and valuable feedback. Continue reading “ST 3141”

DT 29873

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29873

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 1st Jan 2022

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Greetings from Kolkata. An amicable and straightforward Saturday puzzle from Chalicea that I enjoyed solving and thereafter writing a review of the same for your kind perusal and significant comments.
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ST 3139

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3139

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 19th Dec 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. I have the pleasure of presenting to you once again a full review of yet another Sunday puzzle for your kind perusal and important feedback. Dada has given us this time a bit tougher than his usual puzzles, though it was overall an enjoyable one. Continue reading “ST 3139”

DT 29862

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29862

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 18th Dec 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. A slightly tougher Saturday puzzle from Cephas that I still enjoyed solving and thereafter writing a review of the same for your kind perusal and noteworthy comment.
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MPP 115 – Review

Monthly Prize Puzzle 115 – Review

December 2021

Medal Table by Alchemi

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The instructions were as follows:

Scattered around the grid, in continuous squares in a forward direction, are a number of instances of gold, silver and bronze. Giving 3 pts for a gold, 2 for a silver and 1 for a bronze, what is the total score of medals?
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ST 3137

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3137

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 5th Dec 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty ***Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. I have the pleasure of presenting to you once again a full review of yet another Sunday puzzle for your kind perusal and valuable comment. Dada has given us this time a slightly tougher than his usual puzzles, but I would say it was overall an enjoyable one. Continue reading “ST 3137”

DT 29850

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29850

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 4th Dec 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. A really lovely Saturday puzzle from Chalicea that I enjoyed solving and thereafter writing a review of the same for your kind perusal and valuable feedback.
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ST 3135

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3135

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 21st Nov 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. Heartiest congratulations to Dada for having successfully completed three long years of Sunday puzzle-setting. My best wishes to him for his endeavours in the years ahead.… Continue reading

DT 29838

Daily Telegraph Cryptic No 29838

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 20th Nov 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ***

Greetings from Kolkata. The puzzle of Cephas that I solved last was pangrammatic like this one. I enjoyed cracking this puzzle too and now present to you a full review of the same for your kind perusal and valuable comments.
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ST 3133

Sunday Telegraph Cryptic No 3133

A full review by Rahmat Ali

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This puzzle was published on 7th Nov 2021

BD Rating – Difficulty **Enjoyment ****

Greetings from Kolkata. Solving this brilliant Sunday puzzle of Dada seemed to be very enjoyable to me. I now present to you a review of the same for your kind perusal and would be happy to receive your precious comment and feedback. Continue reading “ST 3133”