blame game

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accusations exchanged among people who refuse to accept sole responsibility for some undesirable event

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I hope our public representatives and civic officials use all their energies to deal with the issues caused by the monsoon instead of indulging in acrimonious blame games that help no one.
The Advisor said that all leaders of PTI are champions of accusation and blame games. Barrister Murtaza Wahab said that there is a huge lack of political insight and law - understanding in PTI leadership and workers, he concluded.
"Nothing can be termed as a more baseless and classless allegation than these allegations on EVM and the stand of the political parties on it, BJP condemns this highly strategized action by the opposition parties to play this blame game," Prasad said.
PM Imran Khan responded sternly to India's blame game against Pakistan.
class="MsoNormalAt the conference that ended on Friday, Chief Justice David Maraga called for an end to the blame game, saying the fight cannot be won under this circumstance.
And whilst I am not usually one who indulges in the 'blame game', it is an irrefutable fact that changes in farming practices have had a considerable effect on these and other farmland birds.
BNP and the Jatiya Oikyafront are playing a blame game to make the upcoming general election controversial, Barua said, adding, "Through this blame game, they are trying to create scopes so that they can raise questions even after the election is held in a free and fair manner".
The party candidate, however, said it was about time a stop was put at the blame game in the country and look at how the nation could move forward, contending that there was no way development could come should leaders and the led kept on playing blame game.
The chief justice remarked that individual should not initiate blame game over a national cause and those who initiated it should be shameful for their unethical practice.
WHEN it seems that life isn't going our way, when there's a gap between how things are and the way we want them to be or when we're angry or upset, it's easy to get caught up in playing the blame game.
"Almost three years on, they remain closed, and are part of the blame game between the sides.
The problem that I see as impeding African development and growth in sub-Saharan Africa is the blame game.
The efficacy of such measures will also end the cross-border infiltration, and hence the 'blame game'.
Governor Najeeb Jung is turning out to be a hindrance in tackling the outbreak of vector- borne diseases in the national Capital, the Supreme Court asked them to " stop the blame game" when people are dying and evolve a coordinated approach to tackle the outbreak.