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  • Sep 22, 2014
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Press aides of Toronto mayor Rob Ford quit as he faces 'crack video' row

Two top aides have quit Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's office as the embattled leader of Canada's biggest city faces lingering allegations he was caught smoking crack cocaine on video, accusations he has firmly denied.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 11:35pm

Housing is becoming less affordable in Vancouver and Toronto, bank says

The costs of owning a detached bungalow in Vancouver take up 82.3 per cent of a typical household's income, up 0.1 percentage points from the previous quarter.

29 May 2013 - 3:21am

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says crack video doesn’t exist

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford said on Sunday that a purported video of him smoking crack cocaine does not exist and vowed to seek re-election next year, attacking the media again as a “bunch of maggots”.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Toronto mayor denies crack-smoking claims

Toronto mayor Rob Ford denied he smokes crack cocaine and said he is not an addict, breaking a week of silence over reports of a video purportedly showing him using the drug.

26 May 2013 - 7:46am

Toronto mayor Rob Ford told me crack claim a lie, says brother

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's brother said Ford has told him that reports of a purported video that appears to show the mayor smoking crack cocaine are untrue and that the media is trying to destroy his brother.

24 May 2013 - 4:27am

Toronto mayor allegedly smoked crack cocaine, video shows

Toronto mayor Rob Ford awoke yesterday to the most serious allegations against him yet, with reports of a crude video which purportedly show him smoking crack cocaine.

18 May 2013 - 1:47am

Chinese numbers in Vancouver, Toronto to double by 2031

The Chinese populations of Vancouver and Toronto are set to double by 2031, helping push whites below 50 per cent of the population in both cities, says a report for Canada's immigration department.

9 Apr 2013 - 2:00pm

Toronto to meet office demand In 2014

More than 1.59 million square feet of so-called triple-A space will be added in Toronto next year, according to data from Cushman & Wakefield, the world's largest closely held real estate brokerage firm. 

6 Feb 2013 - 4:59am

Toronto's skyscrapers 'death trap for birds'

In the shadow of the massive black towers of a bank's downtown headquarters was an almost indistinguishable puff of dark gray fluff on the sidewalk.

It was the body of a golden-crowned kinglet, an unlucky one, that had crashed into the iconic Toronto-Dominion Centre building somewhere above.

29 Oct 2012 - 3:55am

Shanghai dining in the dark

You can usually tell when the TripAdviser ‘reviewer’ is a little closer to their subject than might be considered objective. Who except someone associated with the outlet would wax lyrical for paragraphs with mind-numbing detail instead of just saying whether the food and service was good or not?

10 Oct 2012 - 10:31am