LOOK: Their Baby Got BIG

Peter MacKay and Nazanin Afshin-Jam appear on the new cover of Hello! Canada with their baby son Kian and the boy certainly has grown. The August 26 issue features the political power couple who welco...

LOOK: MacKay, Afshin-Jam Welcome Baby Boy

Defence Minister Peter MacKay and his wife, author and activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam, welcomed baby Kian Alexander MacKay to the world Monday. Kian was born just before 5 a.m. in Ottawa, and weighs 8lb...

Baby Boy Or Girl For MacKay?

Defence Minister Peter Mackay and his wife, human right activist Nazanin Afshin-Jam, are expecting a baby boy, Nova Scotia's The News reports. MacKay said he's thrilled and, most importantly, happy t...

Closure of Embassy, Return to Iranian Antiquity

For many Iranian-Canadians, the marriage between defence minister Peter MacKay and Iranian-Canadian Nazanin Afshin-Jam was meant to absolve our alienated condition as distant participants in Canada's development. For Afshin-Jam and her cohorts, the closure of the embassy represents the full blossoming of this ancient but till now unrecognized unity. Is this unity actually real?

Defence Minister's Wife Pregnant

Nazanin Afshin-Jam and her husband, Defence Minister Peter MacKay, are expecting their first child, due at the end of March. The couple announced the pregnancy at Toronto's Albany Club last night, Gl...