Police outside a house (centre) in Dalgety Bay in Fife where two-year-old twin boys have drowned after falling into a fish pond in a garden. Photograph: Andrew Milligan/PA

The parents of two-year-old twin boys who drowned after falling into a fish pond have said they are shocked and devastated by the loss of their “mirac(...)

 Participants in the Airtricity Dublin Marathon, passing Trinity College, yesterday.  Photograph: Eric Luke

There’s something a bit martial about the marathon. The first one, in ancient Greece, was run to declare a war victory. And now, as 14,500 of the fitt(...)