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A life of spying puts Iraqi double agent in a Canadian conundrum: his cloak-and-dagger means he can neither stay nor be deported

A man who led an eccentric life of spying and espionage, skulking in the shadows as an agent and then a double agent for both Saddam Hussein and Israel’s Mossad, has been given a new chance at remaining in Canada, where he is trying to avoid coming face-to-face with those he betrayed. 812 more words


Predator and prey.

I took this picture in early September. The fox was running after a squirrel and eventually he caught it. 13 more words


a surprise, snow and shocked faces: my trip to Calgary 03.18

As I am now earning a monthly salary I decided to make the most of it by buying flights to Calgary in March 2018. When my parents returned to Canada after spending Christmas in the UK in 2017, I felt extremely anxious that I did not have a date in the diary to see them again. 892 more words


The Mellotones

Maritime R&B darlings The Mellotones were booked for a weekend of Motown fun at Neptune Theatre. Celebrating twenty years on the road together, this well-oiled, octet powerhouse plucked the finest gems from their catalogue for a night of funkadelic revelry. 87 more words




The most recent above below shots I have come from…the Peak2Peak Gondola Ride

between Whistler and Blackcomb mountains

Destination Blackcomb

Below the cables at Whistler…. 96 more words

A Photo A Week

Canada and Saudi Arabia: Friends or Enemies?

One has to admire the Canadian government’s manipulation of the media regarding its relationship with Saudi Arabia. Despite being partners with the Kingdom’s international crimes, the Liberals have managed to convince some gullible folks they are challenging Riyadh’s rights abuses. 596 more words


Photography Composition - Lines

As an amateur photographer, I rarely think about the technical aspect of capturing pictures with my compact camera or mobile phone. Subconsciously though, the eye is generally drawn toward certain aspects of a visual frame. 223 more words