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Synonyms for cabinet

a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers

persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers

a storage compartment for clothes and valuables

housing for electronic instruments, as radio or television


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Mazidah also said it has been a practice for Cabinet ministers to declare their interest in any matters debated during Cabinet meetings, with the respective minister required to leave the meeting during discussions.
All ministers will now have to leave their phones outside while a cabinet meeting or an official meeting with Adityanath is in progress.
Summary: One convenes Cabinet meeting, other raises questions
LANDI KOTAL -- The first ever historic KP cabinet meeting began here on Thursday with Chief Minister Mehmood Khan in the chair after merger of seven tribal agencies and six frontier regions into the province in the wake of 25th constitutional amendment.
LAHORE -- The Punjab government has expanded the agenda of its maiden cabinet meeting in Bahawalpur within 24 hours of its initial plan but it still seems to lack anything concrete for the people of south Punjab.
It may be recalled here that former Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani had also set a new tradition of holding federal cabinet meetings other than Islamabad.
Yesterday, President presided over the weekly cabinet meeting and he has, it seems, told the cabinet colleagues that he was ill and adjourned the cabinet meeting by 11 AM and gone.
Duterte's Cabinet meetings normally take long hours, even stretching until early morning the next day.
Addressing the meeting, the Chief Minister said that the purpose of continuously holding cabinet meetings in the period of about five months was to speed up the development process of the province and to resolve public issues on immediate basis.
The Cabinet also heard the report of the Ministerial Economic Committee on the follow-up of the outcome of the Investment Conference Tunisia 2020, as part of the new government's approach consisting in including the review of work of the ministerial economic and social committees in the Cabinet meetings on a regular basis to speed up the implementation of government commitments and decisions.
and Australian cabinet meetings. Due to security fears, cabinet members in both countries can no longer wear the smartwatch to the meetings. 
A Welsh Government spokesperson said: "There have been three Cabinet meetings outside Cardiff this Assembly.
According to the Constitution, the president has the authority to convene the Cabinet, but there is no such tradition in Turkish politics, as prime ministers have always presided over Cabinet meetings.
Earlier, Cabinet meetings were at times held after a gap of two months.