Further reading: stronger and weaker

Friday’s picks from the beyondbrics team: China’s economic rise hides its increasing domestic political fragility; Kenya braces itself for elections; why Paris and London bear much responsibility for the chaos in Mali; CELAC shows Davos has no monopoly on hot air; plus, India’s missing ingredients for growth.

From the FT:
Political cracks imperil China’s power, Comment
Jaguar takes shine off Tata Motors, Lex
Apple: spread a little happiness, Lex
Call to arms will bring no peace to Sahel, Comment
Fears of violence overshadow Kenya poll, World
Silly in Chile, Editorial
Investing in Young People 2013, Special Report

From elsewhere:
India’s Missing Ingredients, Foreign Policy
China’s shale gas dream, The Diplomat
South African miners are trapped by debt, Businessweek
Russia’s three biggest problems, Forbes
Chinese media expands Africa presence, Al Jazeera