Sport Andrei Yarmolenko celebrates scoring Ukraine's winner

Ukraine kept up the pressure on England at the top of Group H but also ensured Roy Hodgson’s side will face an eliminated team on Tuesday when they beat Poland 1-0 in Kiev last night.

Football: Viduka transfer probe

CELTIC HAVE called in the fraud squad to investigate Mark Viduka's transfer from Croatia Zagreb, according to newspaper reports.

Holocaust trial opens in Croatia

THE FIRST Holocaust-era war crimes trial opens in Croatia today. Dinko Sakic, a former commander of Jasenovac concentration camp, is charged over the deaths of at least 2,000 people at the extermination centre south of the capital, Zagreb

Football: Gullit takes his outlay to pounds 15m

RUUD GULLIT took his spending to pounds 15m in five months yesterday as he signed Croatia's influential World Cup midfielder, Silvio Maric, for pounds 3.3m.

Football: Collymore to seek stress counselling

STAN COLLYMORE is to seek stress counselling to help him overcome his "current difficulties."

Football: Viduka received `torrent of abuse'

CROATIA ZAGREB claimed yesterday that they had still not received the pounds 3m Celtic agreed to pay for the striker Marko Viduka. And the club insisted that if the money is not forthcoming in the next 10 days they will turn to world football's governing body, Fifa, and its European counterpart, Uefa, for guidance.

Football: Viduka pledges to play for Celtic

CELTIC'S RUNAWAY striker Marko Viduka last night begged to be left alone to get on with his recuperation from stress, after confirming his intention to restart his aborted career in Glasgow.

Football: Celtic told to pay pounds 3m Viduka fee now

THE FUTURE of Celtic's runaway striker Marko Viduka remained shrouded in mystery yesterday, as the Scottish champions were warned to pay the pounds 3m transfer fee to Croatia Zagreb for the player or face the consequences.

Football: McCann threatens to sue after pounds 3m Viduka quits

THE CELTIC chairman Fergus McCann yesterday threatened to sue Marko Viduka after the Australian player walked out on the Scottish champions without kicking a ball.

The Rival Shrines To Our Lady

FOR PILGRIMS who are unable to make the trip to Georgia, there are plenty of other shrines offering the possibility of a glimpse of the Virgin Mary.

Travel: Cuba's airline has a `fatal event rate' 60 times higher than BA

AN AIRLINE that takes off from Britain four times a week has just become, statistically, one of the most dangerous airlines in the world.

Football: Republic savour the party mood

Euro 2000: McCarthy's men celebrate flying start to campaign but there is little joy for Brown, Gould or McMenemy

Football: Celtic's fans count cost

THE only vestige of tradition around Celtic Park these days is the club song which blares out as Jozef Venglos's players take the field.

Football: Celtic crushed in Croatia

Croatia Zagreb 3 Celtic 0 Zagreb win 3-1 aggregate

Football: Boyd views rewards beyond first hurdle

TOM BOYD, the Celtic captain, insists his side must succeed in their chase for a Champions' League place if Scottish clubs are to shed their tag of European also-rans. The Parkhead side's destiny rests on the outcome of tonight's second qualifying round second leg tie against Croatia Zagreb.

Football: Celtic seek passport for foreign exchange

CROATIA does not soothe many people's minds as an opportunity for overseas travel. For Tommy Burns, though, the gnawing doubts about visiting a hot spot the Foreign Office would advise against proved unfounded. The only shots fired were by strikers, the only rockets were flares from excited football fans.
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Isis hostage crisis: The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power

Isis hostage crisis

The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power, says Robert Fisk
Missing salvage expert who found $50m of sunken treasure before disappearing, tracked down at last

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Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

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Assisted Dying Bill: I want to be able to decide about my own death - I want to have control of my life

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Move over, kale - cabbage is the new rising star

Cabbage is king again

Sophie Morris banishes thoughts of soggy school dinners and turns over a new leaf
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Get an extra boost of nourishment from one of these hard-working products
Paul Scholes column: The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him

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The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him
Frank Warren column: No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans

Frank Warren's Ringside

No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans
Isis hostage crisis: Militant group stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

Isis stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

The jihadis are being squeezed militarily and economically, but there is no sign of an implosion, says Patrick Cockburn
Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action

Virtual reality: Seeing is believing

Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action
Homeless Veterans appeal: MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’

Homeless Veterans appeal

MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’ to help
Larry David, Steve Coogan and other comedians share stories of depression in new documentary

Comedians share stories of depression

The director of the new documentary, Kevin Pollak, tells Jessica Barrett how he got them to talk
Has The Archers lost the plot with it's spicy storylines?

Has The Archers lost the plot?

A growing number of listeners are voicing their discontent over the rural soap's spicy storylines; so loudly that even the BBC's director-general seems worried, says Simon Kelner
English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists

14 office buildings added to protected lists

Christopher Beanland explores the underrated appeal of these palaces of pen-pushing
Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Scientists unearthed the cranial fragments from Manot Cave in West Galilee