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New Delhi [India], Jan 17 ( ANI ): Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday condemned the Opposition's criticism of the Centre's move to end the Haj subsidy, saying that it's their habit to find fault in every decision taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.
5 INSURANCE GROUP: 11 CO2 EMISSIONS: 150g/km BIK RATING: 15% WARRANTY: 3 years/60,000 milesI spent quite a while trying to find fault " with the 407 and the harder I looked the more apparent it became that this car is the complete package
Judges refused to find fault with the European Commission, plus the Italian and Turkish customs officials and governments.
On moral-marital-family issues its contributors now find fault with almost everything Catholic Church leaders say or do, while the positions they hold in opposition to them cannot be classified as Catholic.
All are so well-matched to their tales that it's impossible either to find fault or to pick a favorite.
She might demand Cristal champagne , 12 bottles of fine apple juice and a box of bendy straws backstage at gigs, but it's hard to find fault with a woman who flashes her pants while crossing and uncrossing her legs in front of you .
Comer presents it, is that the members of the committee must not find fault with any of the participants (though there would seem to be much to find fault with), and they must operate by consensus.
When we judge, we find fault, place blame or decide who is worthy and who is not.
James Warren's determination to find fault with The Republican Noise Machine by David Brock has forced him to present arguments that are either specious or irrelevant ("What Ailes Us," September).
And while his Teesside roots have grown since then, so has his Eston allotment, to the extent where judges of Redcar and Cleveland Council's annual allotment contest could not find fault.
Meanwhile, this large corporation has probably wasted US$30 to US$50 million in energy costs in the last six months alone, while this corporate group spends its time trying to find fault with a proven technology they have not used before.