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  • Syria's opposition outlined its vision for an era after President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday, rejecting "all forms of terrorism" and vowing to keep weapons out of the "wrong hands" in a nod to the demands of its Western backers.

     

  • Support for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives has fallen by 2 percentage points to 39 percent after a dispute over "as requiring companies to hire more women executives, an opinion poll published on Sunday showed.

     

  • Syria's main opposition National Coalition said on Sunday it firmly rejected "all forms of terrorism" and vowed that weapons it attains would not fall into the wrong hands.

     

  • Mesut Ozil wrestled Cristiano Ronaldo from the headlines and reminded everyone of his match-winning abilities in Real Madrid's 3-1 victory over Real Betis in La Liga on Saturday.

     

  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday the United States would provide opposition forces in Syria with an additional $123 million in non-lethal assistance.

     

  • The European Union will discuss the question of easing an arms embargo preventing weapons supplies to Syrian rebels in the coming weeks, British Foreign Secretary William Hague said on Sunday.

     

  • Spanish rookie Marc Marquez outgunned Repsol Honda team mate Dani Pedrosa to grab his first career pole at the Grand Prix of the Americas on Saturday.

     

  • Marcelo and Luka Modric picked up muscle injuries in Real Madrid's 3-1 La Liga win at home to Real Betis on Saturday, making them doubts for next week's Champions League semi-final first leg against Borussia Dortmund.

     

  • The euro zone's top project to boost economic growth - banking union - will not be delayed for now by a row over whether it needs EU law changed because most of the work can be done before this is settled, a senior euro zone official said on Saturday.

     

  • Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness is under investigation for possible tax evasion after filing a complaint against himself about a Swiss bank account, he said on Saturday.

     

  • General Motors' troubled Opel division is returning to China's main auto show after a five-year absence, with three new cars at the center of a long-promised push into the world's largest market.

     

  • Force India made sure their cars got plenty of television exposure at the Bahrain Grand Prix on Saturday after Britain's Paul Di Resta qualified fifth with his German team mate Adrian Sutil sixth on the grid.

     

  • New champions Bayern Munich demolished Hanover 96 6-1 on Saturday to continue their record-breaking season in a perfect dress rehearsal for their Champions League semi-final against Barcelona next week.

     

  • Lewis Hamilton's hopes of winning the Bahrain Grand Prix took a heavy knock on Saturday when he was given a five-place penalty for a gearbox change that dropped him to ninth on the starting grid for Sunday's race.

     

  • Syrian opposition figures voiced frustration with their international backers on Saturday in the face of reluctance from some to supply the rebels with weapons and a call for them to distance themselves from extremist forces.

     

  • A Syrian rebel leader said on Saturday only force could end the country's two-year conflict and ruled out the possibility of any negotiation with President Bashar al-Assad's administration other than over its exit.

     

  • New champions Bayern Munich demolished Hanover 96 6-1 on Saturday to continue their record-breaking season in a perfect dress rehearsal for their Champions League semi-final against Barcelona next week.

     

  • April 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Summaries from the Bundesliga matches on Saturday Saturday, April 20 Werder Bremen 0 VfL Wolfsburg 3 Maximilian Arnold 13, Ivica Olic 27, Diego 66pen Halftime.0-2; Attendance.41,000 - - - Eintracht Frankfurt 1 Marco...

     

  • April 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Bundesliga on Saturday 23 Robert Lewandowski (Borussia Dortmund) 21 Stefan Kiessling (Bayer Leverkusen) 15 Mario Mandzukic (Bayern Munich) 13 Alexander Meier (Eintracht Frankfurt) Adam Szalai...

     

  • Russia wants to play a bigger part in talks over solving Cyprus' financial problems but will only restructure its loan to the island if its interests there, especially those related to VTB Bank, are protected, Moscow's finance minister said.

     

  • Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness is under investigation for possible tax evasion after filing a complaint against himself about a Swiss bank account, he said on Saturday.

     

  • A new party that wants Germany to quit the euro would not get enough votes to enter parliament if a federal election were held on Sunday but could well break through the 5 percent threshold by September, a survey showed on Saturday.

     

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