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Synonyms for caretaker

Synonyms for caretaker

a person who is legally responsible for the person or property of another considered by law to be incompetent to manage his or her affairs

Words related to caretaker

a custodian who is hired to take care of something (property or a person)

an official who performs the duties of an office temporarily

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The opposition leader was of the view that the person who could take his own decisions and hold fair and transparent elections should be considered for the office of the caretaker prime minister.
Moeen Ahmed Qureshi was imported from USA to install as caretaker Prime Minister on 18 July 1993 till 19 October 1993.
He further stated that a caretaker Prime Minister should not take any policy decision and in this regard reference is made to the interim order of the Hon'ble Supreme Court, whereby the caretakers have been restrained not to exceed their limited authority and not to bring about any substantial changes.
Khoso, who hails from Balochistan, is the sixth caretaker prime minister of the country but the first to oversee the most crucial elections in the country following the completion of the five-year term of an elected government for the first time in the nation's history.
Justice Mir Hazar Khan Khoso is the sixth caretaker Prime Minister of Pakistan who will lead the country till the next general elections scheduled to be held on May 11.
Islamabad: Pakistan's caretaker prime minister was sworn into office on Monday, drawing a line under protracted political wrangling and putting the country on course for an historic election period.
President Asif Zardari administered the oath of office to caretaker Prime Minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Monday, a day after the Pakistan Election Commission nominated him to the post pending a general election set for May 11.
24 (Xinhua-ANI): Pakistan's election panel has named Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, former judge of the country's top court, as the caretaker prime minister.
Summary: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has arrived in Tunis for a three-day official visit at the invitation of Interim President Foued Mebazaa and caretaker Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi.
7 (BNA) -- Lebanon Caretaker Prime Minister Saad Hariri condemned the irresponsible and unjustified political alignment against Bahrain which has nothing to do with Lebanese patriotism or Arab nationalism.
In an article published Wednesday, Marmal said that Berri received last Sunday Druze leader MP Walid Jumblat who told him that caretaker Prime Minister Saad Hariri had agreed to the Saudi-Syrian settlement, including articles relating to the cancellation of Lebanon's cooperation protocol with the STL, a withdrawal of Lebanese judges from the tribunal and halting funding for the STL.
A former caretaker prime minister of Pakistan and retired World Bank vice president, Moin Qureshi, is being considered as Pakistan's next prime minister, a newspaper reported Monday.
ISLAMABAD -- Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah has said the time has come to start the process of appointing a caretaker prime minister for holding the upcoming general elections.
The Cabinet meeting, chaired by caretaker Prime Minister Habib Essid, discussed the revision of the preliminary estimates of the economic budget for 2016, including the economic situation and the expected results for this year.
Georgi Bliznashki, caretaker Prime Minister, has expressed hopes that Bulgaria will have a new government within 10 days.