Elaine Moore

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Ryan Tubridy and members of the School of Uke from east Cork at the auditions for the Late Late Toy Show in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

“Oh no, not this guy!” says Late Late Show musical director Greg French as he opens a door in the Clayton hotel in Cork to see seven-year-old Jamie O’(...)

For Brazil, the move to become a full member of the Paris Club is a statement of its financial resilience even if Latin America’s largest economy is facing its worst recession in more than 100 years. Photograph:  Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters

Brazil is to join the Paris Club of wealthy sovereign creditors, becoming the first large developing economy to enter the group for two decades, as de(...)

I ate five whole blueberries from my garden this year. Yes, yes, I know, it’s a risible amount, especially when compared to last year’s bountiful harv(...)

Axel Kicillof, Argentina’s economy minister: said “vulture funds” had rejected a renewed offer from the government and it was “impossible” to pay them more. Photograph: EPA/Jason Szenes

Some of the world’s largest hedge funds have been snapping up Argentine stocks, betting on an economic recovery in the troubled country despite it def(...)