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caretaker

Social welfare a person who takes care of a vulnerable person, often a close relative
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Naek said the Parliamentary Committee, in its first meeting, held serious deliberation on the issue of appointment of caretaker Prime Minister.
The government has nominated Dr Ishrat Husain and Justice (Retd) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, while the PML-N has finalized the names of Justice (Retd) Nasir Aslam Zahid and Rasool Bux Palijo for the post of caretaker prime minister.
According to local media reports, which emerged last week, Finance Minister Simeon Djankov was very likely to be appointed caretaker Prime Minister because maintaining financial stability will be of crucial importance.
BEIRUT: Makeup dates for official exams were set by the Education Ministry after President Michel Sleiman and caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati signed an exceptional decree.
BEIRUT: Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati condemned the environmental ignorance found in many Lebanese districts at the launch Tuesday of the "Citizen's Manual," a guide to services provided by the Environment Ministry.
Talking to a private television news channel,he said that there was no deadlock on the selection of caretaker Prime Minister and the matter would be resolved according to the Constitution of the country.
Members of the Parliamentary Committee have expressed optimism about understanding for appointment of the Caretaker Prime Minister.
BEIRUT: Omar Miskawi, the deputy head of the Higher Islamic Council, urged caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati and former prime ministers Tuesday to prevent divisions within the Sunni sect after Grand Mufti Mohammad Rashid Qabbani held controversial elections.
aWe introduced minor changes and they matched the new balance of power after the European Parliament elections in Bulgariaa Bulgariaas caretaker Prime Minister stated.
Canada calls on all parties to exercise restraint as new caretaker prime minister Niwattumrong Boonsongpaisan assumes his duties and pending the outcome of new parliamentary elections.
During this visit, the Turkish Minister will have talks with the Caretaker President of the Republic, the President of the National Constituent Assembly, the Caretaker Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister, the same source specifies.
Summary: Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati said Tuesday that the situation in Lebanon had become "largely intertwined with the complexity of the situation in Syria," and that even a new Cabinet would not be enough to solve the problem.