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Navjot Singh Sidhu is like a monkey, says Sukhbir Singh Badal in attack over 'Virasat-e-Khalsa'

Badal accused Sidhu of insulting Sikh memorials by calling them white elephant.

Feb 14, 2018, 16:46 PM IST

Governor`s post has become a white elephant: Shiv Sena

Calling gubernatorial posts as `white elephants`, Shiv Sena on Saturday backed Kamla Beniwal`s sacking as Mizoram Governor and said that "Congress has reaped what it sowed".

Aug 09, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

UK Royal Navy’s aircraft branded ‘white elephants with dinky toys on top’

British Navy insiders have described the latest multi-billion aircraft carriers as ‘white elephants with dinky toys on top’.

Dec 31, 2012, 13:58 PM IST

White elephant receives regal welcome in Myanmar

Festivities coincided with unveiling of new national flag, new national name.

Oct 22, 2010, 10:49 AM IST