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Welcome to the era of Xi Jinping

With no successor in the senior ranks in sight, observers say Mr Xi could be looking to retain his power in the party for a long time.

1. What do you think was the week's prime event?

Several key political events unfolded in Asia this week.

Some snap elections do end up favourably for the incumbent. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Oct 22 election gamble was sweetly rewarded with his Liberal...

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