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s or Pakistan's interests to allow the relationship to continue spiralling down towards a complete breakdown, it said.
Summary: PARIS -- Mounting evidence that the world economy is slowing down sharply sent global stock markets spiralling down on Thursday as investors brushed off the US Federal Reserve's efforts to spur growth and focused instead on the central bank's gloomy outlook.
MASTER marksman Matty Tipton fired home a late PORTADOWN double to send GLENTORAN spiralling down the Carling Premiership.
With Boro spiralling down the table on a run of no wins in six and only able to sell in January rather than buy as they stare down a pounds 90m debt, Southgate's positions doesn't look strong.
The worst financial crisis since the Great Depression has heightened gloom about the global economy and weakened the outlook for oil demand, sending prices spiralling down nearly $60 since July.
The other aircraft pretty much stayed intact and started spiralling down.
Nationally there is no outlet for hides, and the UK meat market is in danger of spiralling down to collapse if nothing is done to either restart exports as soon as possible, or to prevent the lamb destined for export from flooding on to the home market.