May 2, 2017

The first 100 days of President Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump's paltry 43 percent approval rating on his 100th day in office shows he must do far more to win over the Americans who didn't support him if he wants to achieve real success.

Apr 30, 2017

China's new aircraft carrier

China's military developments are incompatible with its claim to a "peaceful rise" and its argument that its military buildup is aimed at self-defense.

Apr 27, 2017

Reconstruction minister axed

The resignation of the minister in charge of reconstruction from the March 2011 disasters over inappropriate remarks appears to be yet another sign of the loosening discipline among members of the Abe Cabinet.