Egypt's ruling military council says parliament speaker to be responsible for reports on cabinet reshuffle

   May 1, 4:58 pm

Cairo, May 1 (Xinhua-ANI): A member of Egypt's ruling Supreme Counci l of the Armed Forces (SCAF) said the one who said there will be a cabinet reshuffle in the country should be responsible for related media reports, referring to the parliament speaker, official newspaper al-Ahram reported Tuesday.

"The one who said there is a cabinet reshuffle should response for this," the official, Mohsen al-Fangari, was quoted as saying, stressing that the one who announced the suspension of the parliament's sessions will be responsible for it.

Head of the People's Assembly (Lower House) Mohamed Saad al- Katatni decided Sunday to suspend the parliament's sessions until May 6, and urged an immediate dismiss of the cabinet headed by Prime Minister Kamal al-Ganzouri.

Egypt's official MENA news agency reported later Sunday that SCAF chief Hussein Tantawi promised the speaker to reshuffle the government within 48 hours.

However, Mohamed Attiya, Egyptian state minister for parliament affairs, denied the reports Monday night, confirming that Ganzouri 's government will remain till the end of June. (Xinhua-ANI)

Pakistani minister advises Imran Khan to motivate people to serve nation Jul 22, 9:49 pm
Islamabad, July 22 (ANI): Pakistan's Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid on Tuesday advised Pakistan Tehreek Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan to motivate people to serve the country rather than to riot.
Full Story
Pakistan cricket gets new 'independently-drafted' constitution Jul 22, 9:49 pm
Islamabad, July 22 (ANI): Pakistan cricket is all set for a turn in the right direction with the implementation of its new 'independently-drafted' constitution, a copy of which was made public on Tuesday.
Full Story
US announces USD 9.3 million aid for IDPs in Pakistan Jul 22, 9:49 pm
Islamabad, July 22 (ANI): The United States Embassy in Pakistan on Tuesday announced an additional contribution of $9.3 million to help Pakistan meet the health, water, sanitation, and livelihood needs of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from North Waziristan Agency, reported Dawn.
Full Story
Most Americans want US to stay out of conflict-torn countries: Poll Jul 22, 5:59 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Most American citizens oppose America's direct involvement in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Ukraine, a new poll revealed.
Full Story
Comments

LATEST STORIES
TOP VIDEO STORIES
PHOTO GALLERY