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German Intelligence Service ordered to start spying on U.S. and Britain 

Angela Merkel has ordered its intelligence service to spy on the U.S and Britain for the first time since 1945, according to reports.

The move will see Germany’s equivalent of MI5, the BND, monitor British and American spying operations on its soil. 132 more words


Stella Rimington's new book closes in on home-grown terror

One of the star attractions at last year’s Hay-on-Wye Festival of Literature and the Arts in England was Stella Rimington, the former head of MI5, Britain’s spy service.  334 more words


Water on the Brain

Title:                      Water on the Brain

Author:                  Compton Mackenzie

Mackenzie, Compton (1933). Water on the Brain. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, Doran & Company

LOC:       33032591… 608 more words

British Intelligence

Defend the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5 (Book Review)

Defend the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5 by Christopher Andrew is a monster of a book, clocking in at almost 900 pages in small type. 324 more words

Book Review


Getting angry now with both the Department of Work and Pensions and Atoms who insists on providing convoluted answers to two simple questions …

1 Can I have the letter from the GP you claimed 6 months ago you had asked for? 2,610 more words

Daily Doodle 48

What gets me is the fact that things change (such as WordPress) and then all of a sudden I have to start on a new learning curve having just mastered the last update.   546 more words