File photo shows Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaving his office at City Hall in Toronto last month. Photograph: Aaron Harris/Reuters

New court documents suggest troubled Toronto mayor Rob Ford may have offered 5,000 dollars (€3,450) and a car to suspected drug dealers in exchange(...)

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford walks between two security guards before he responds to the Toronto police investigation dubbed “Project Brazen 2” to the media at City Hall in Toronto today. Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters.

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford today said he would not resign as head of Canada’s biggest city after police recovered a video showing images “consistent” with(...)

SDLP leader John Hume taking a break during final deliberations of the Belfast Agreement in April, 1998

Simon Carswell, Washington Correspondent Northern Ireland still requires “urgent work” and faces “more tests to come”, US president Barac(...)