Dace Zarina: student from Longford died in a house fire in town of Leuven, Belgium, in January. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

An investigation into the fire that killed two Irish students in Belgium earlier this year is expected to be completed by the end of the summer.Dace (...)

Sara Gibadlo (left, age 19) of Oranmore, Co Galway, and Dace Zarina (22), from Co Longford, died in a fire at a residence linked to a college in Leuven, Belgium, this morning. Both were Irish nationals, with Ms Gibadlo’s family originally from Poland and Ms Zarina’s family originally from Latvia.

Two female students from Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT) have died in a fire at a residence linked to a college in Belgium this morning.(...)

The Christian vision of marriage can become a catalyst for renewal of good neighbourliness and support in local communities.

Few institutions have been subject to such pressures and change in recent years as the family based on marriage. From the emotional and practical turm(...)