Mark Anthony

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Taking a selfie before the marble Panathenaic Stadium in Athens, home of the first modern Olympics in 1896, illuminated in yellow and green, in honour of Brazil, ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Photograph: Reuters

When I remarked recently to a non-Greek cafe owner that the Greek economy was banjaxed, he replied “Why should I care?” This, from someone largely dep(...)

 Donegal’s Eamon McGee has retired from inter-county football. Photograph:   Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Donegal corner back Eamon McGee has followed Colm McFadden into retirement after Saturday’s All-Ireland quarter-final defeat to Dublin. “Two things I(...)

Michael Murphy leads the Donegal team on to the pitch at Ballybofey before their match against Fermanagh. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye

The Tipperary footballers reminded the entire country on Sunday evening that the chief source of appeal of the championship lies in the shock result. (...)

Gulets, traditional twin-masted schooners, above, are the perfect way to explore the coast of Anatolia in  Turkey

He was called Gem and certainly lived up to his name. The chef aboard our Turkish charter, Gem (Cem in Turkish) rustled up from his small galley ki(...)

London bobbies struggle to hold back surging crowd of Londoners massed in Parliament Square on VE Day, signalling end to WWII in Europe. Photograph: Getty Images/Bob Landry

“…above the battle’s fury -Clouds and trees and grass.”From: To Mark Anthony in Heaven, by William Carlos Williams. Beyond joy, beyond relief, it was (...)

Donegal’s captain Michael Murphy after his side’s  defeat to Kerry in the All-Ireland senior football final  at Croke Park. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Champions win and lose the same. Jim McGuinness doesn’t come to the press conference alone. He is joined by Mark Anthony. After Donegal won the All-Ir(...)