Sanita Zarina at home in Longford with a picture of her daughter, Dace.  'I can’t get back my daughter,' she says. 'I can’t get back a future with her. I can’t get grandchildren from her.' Photograph: Peter Murtagh

The last time Sanita Zarina saw her daughter, she was dead. But even in death, the only part of 22-year-old Dace her mother was advised to inspect wa(...)

Sara Gibadlo (left,19) of Oranmore, Co Galway, and Dace Zarina (22), from Co Longford, who died in a fire at a residence linked to a college in Leuven, Belgium.

The conviction by a Belgian court of the director of the Irish college in Leuven, Belgium, over an apartment fire that killed two Irish students in 20(...)

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 (19), from Oranmore, Co Galway, who had been a student at Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology

The two Irish students who died in a fire in Belgium late last week are to be buried in Latvia and Poland later this week.Arrangements were being made(...)

Sara Gibadlo (19) was from  Oranmore, Co Galway.

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology described the two women who died in a fire in Belgium yesterday as “very talented young students”.The college said(...)

Erik Satie cocked a snook by labelling his first published work “Op 62”. For most composers, however, the choice of music for an (...)