Reports of Mubarak's resignation from NDP are retracted

The Al Arabiya television station retracted its widely-reported story from earlier Saturday that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak had resigned from his post as the head of Egypt's ruling National Democratic Party.
Reports of other top party officials resigning was not retracted. Among those who stepped down on Saturday were Hosni Mubarak's son, Gamal, and NDP Secretary-General Safwat el-Sharif.