Morales Tavares of NK Maribor celebrates after scoring against Celtic in the  Uefa  Champions League Play-Offs Round, second leg, at   at Celtic Park. Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Celtic 0 NK Maribor 1 (agg 1-2) Celtic dramatically crashed out of the Champions League for the second time this season with a 1-0 play-off defeat by (...)

 Celtic manager Ronny Delia. Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Ronny Deila claimed his Celtic side should beaten Maribor following their well-deserved 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Champions League play-off (...)

Celtic manager Ronny Delia will hope his side can finish the job at home.  Photograph:  Getty Images

Maribor 1 Celtic 1 Celtic breathed further life into their resuscitated European campaign with a confident performance in Slovenia that wiped away the(...)

 Celtic manager Ronny Delia: has a number of injury worries ahead of the tie with Maribor.   Photograph:  Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

The fall-out from Celtic’s Champions League qualifying tie with Legia Warsaw has been such that what happens next has been virtually forgotten: the Sc(...)

Republic of Ireland manager Sue Ronan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Having become the latest Republic of Ireland women’s squad member to venture overseas to pursue her career, France-based Stephanie Roche is aiming to(...)

The then minister for health James Reilly speaking to media atfter the Cabinet’s decision to approve the publication his tobacco legislation in June. He will retain some responsibility for tobacco control in his new post  Photograph: Alan Betson

A number of EU countries have lodged concerns about the plain packaging tobacco proposals put forward by James Reilly when he was minister for heal(...)

REFILE - CORRECTING DATE  The advert taken out by British tabloid newspaper The Sun (R), that defends Britain’s right to govern the Falkland Islands, is published on page 5 of the English-language Buenos Aires Herald in Argentina January 4, 2013. Britain rejected calls on Thursday from President Fernandez for talks over the disputed Falkland Islands after she wrote an open letter to Prime Minister David Cameron. Britain and Argentina fought a 10-week war in 1982 over the remote South Atlantic islands, which are part of Britain’s self-governing overseas territories and are known in Argentina as Las Malvinas. Photograph: REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian

FIFA has fined the Argentine Football Association 30,000 Swiss francs (€24,689) as punishment for the displaying of a provocative banner relating to t(...)

BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing presenting team Tess Daly (left) and Claudia Winkleman

What do Slovenia, Costa Rica, Cambodia and Serbia have in common? They are the newest entrants to what BBC Worldwide calls “the Dancing with Stars glo(...)

President’s  choice: Kevin O’Malley is a political donor and Obama supporter. Photograph: AP Photo

President Barack Obama’s nominee to be the next US ambassador to Ireland, Missouri lawyer Kevin O’Malley, will be questioned today by a Senate commit(...)

Only one in 10 students was able to tackle the most complex financial tasks on the test.

Students in Shanghai in China have the highest financial literacy in the OECD, according to a new study. With a mean score of 603 points, they finishe(...)