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Bavarian allies heap pressure on Merkel over refugees

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel came under intense pressure for her handling of the refugee crisis on Wednesday, with her Bavarian allies warning of a full-blown coalition crisis unless she takes immediate action to limit a record influx of migrants.

Rugby

No jolly swagman but Cheika has Australia waltzing

LONDON (Reuters) - He has not scored any tries, kicked any goals or made a single tackle, but no-one has played a bigger role in getting Australia into Saturday's Rugby World Cup final against New Zealand than Michael Cheika.

Food News

Spend this weekend enjoying fine wine

Start the weekend right by celebrating and appreciating wine at the Malaysia Wine Fiesta 2015.

People

They need your help, these smiles just hide a wretched life

The Malaysian Social Research Institute aims to raise funds for Palestinian refugee children in Lebanon.

World

Beirut airport seizes 230 kg of drugs bound for Qatar

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese customs officials discovered 230 kg of Captagon amphetamine pills hidden inside tables prepared for export to the Gulf state of Qatar from Beirut international airport, the finance ministry said in a statement on Friday.

World

Trenches, tactics help rebels survive Syria onslaught

BEIRUT/AMMAN (Reuters) - After the initial shock of intensive Russian air strikes, Syrian rebels on the receiving end of a major offensive say better organisation and new tactics have helped them to stem losses and fight back.

World

U.S. Syria plan includes more assistance to Jordan, Lebanon - source

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The new U.S. strategy to assist in the fight against Islamic State in Syria will include a new special operations force in Erbil in northern Iraq, "intensified" cooperation with Iraqis in retaking Ramadi and expanded security assistance to Jordan and Lebanon, a senior U.S. Senate source said.

World

U.S. to deploy small number of special forces to Syria in advisory role

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama plans to deploy a small number of special operations forces to Syria to advise rebels Washington deems moderate, U.S. sources said on Friday, a step he has long resisted to avoid getting dragged into another war in the Middle East.

World

Russia risks Syrian quagmire -U.S. deputy secretary of state

MANAMA (Reuters) - Moscow's intervention in the Syrian conflict will have the unintended consequences of drawing Russia into a quagmire and alienating Sunni Muslims across the region, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Saturday.

World

Russia risks Syrian quagmire -U.S. deputy secretary of state

MANAMA (Reuters) - Moscow's intervention in the Syrian conflict will have the unintended consequences of drawing Russia into a quagmire and alienating Sunni Muslims across the region, U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Saturday.