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Terrorism boomeranged on Pakistan, says US official
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) A day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asked Pakistan to shun terrorism to make peace with India, a top US defence official suggested that over time Islamabad "flirted" with terrorism as state policy and now it has boomeranged on it. He said the threat to Pakistan was not from India but from the terrorism that it promoted and fostered.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 1:52:08 PM

Marc Jacobs to focus on eponymous label
New York, Oct 1 (IANS) US fashion designer Marc Jacobs is reportedly leaving French fashion house Louis Vuitton after 16 years in order to focus on his own label - Marc Jacobs.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 1:44:03 PM

Ecuador picks 24 players for World Cup qualifiers
Quito (Ecuador), Oct 1 (IANS) The coach of Ecuador football team, Colombian-born Reinaldo Rueda, has picked 24 players to play in upcoming 2014 Brazil World Cup qualifiers against Uruguay and Chile.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 12:30:05 PM

Historic government shutdown begins in US
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) As the midnight hour came and went with the Republican-controlled House of Representatives and the Democratic-controlled Senate playing ping-pong with a spending bill, the US government began a historic shutdown, the first in nearly two decades.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 11:32:06 AM

Injured Ronaldinho gets backing of Brazil president
Rio de Janeiro, Oct 1 (IANS) Ronaldinho has expressed his gratitude to Brazil President Dilma Rousseff as the former Barcelona star strives to regain his fitness ahead of the FIFA Club World Cup in December.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 11:26:07 AM

Pakistan flirted with terrorism as state policy: US official
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) A day after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asked Pakistan to shun terrorism to make peace with India, a top US defence official suggested that over time Islamabad "flirted" with terrorism as state policy.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 11:12:04 AM

White House orders government shutdown
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) The White House Office of Management and Budget late Monday night ordered the federal agencies to begin their plans for a government shutdown, due to a lack of bipartisan funding bill, reported Xinhua.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 10:16:05 AM

US makes India groundbreaking defence offer
Washington, Oct 1 (IANS) In a move reflective of growing defence ties between the two, sealed during last week's visit here of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the US has made India a "groundbreaking collaborative defence proposal" to co-develop with India a next-generation Javelin antitank capability, according to a top defence official.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 10:00:04 AM

Taylor Swift does not rule out dating celebrities
Los Angeles, Oct 1 (IANS) Despite having her share of heart breaks, singer Taylor Swift does not rule out the idea of dating celebrities in future.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 8:00:05 AM

Colombia seizes war arsenal from FARC rebels
Bogota, Oct 1 (IANS) Colombian has seized a war arsenal from the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) insurgent group in the central department of Meta, including high-tech equipments as night vision goggles and electronic sniper scope, Xinhua reported.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 8:00:04 AM

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