By Una Galani
The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.
Kim Jong Un has apparently gone AWOL. His movements unknown, the reason for his sudden invisibility mysterious. Nobody in Pyongyang is saying anything. But then nobody in Pyongyang ever says very much.
India sent a contingent of 516 athletes to this year's Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. India finished eighth on the medal table at the 2006 Asiad and improved to sixth in Guangzhou four years ago, bagging 65 medals - their best ever haul.
By Robyn Mak and Una Galani
The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.
China is on the march. Or, to be precise, China has made a strong push, militarily and otherwise, into seas nearby, setting off alarms among its neighbors. Now Japan has pushed back, announcing it will “reinterpret” its pacifist constitution so it can be more militarily aggressive in responding to China’s persistent territorial expansionism.