Thursday’s picks from the beyondbrics team: why investors are worried about Poland’s opposition, why global rebalancing threatens to bring in a bleak new world for shipping, and why gold miners are taking a beating; plus the outlook for Russia’s Alexei Navalny, what a Chinese film tells us about its generation gap, and China’s drones.

From the FT:
Poland’s opposition stages a comeback raising EU concerns, World
Downbeat Maersk Line chief warns of new era in shipping, Companies
Gold mining stocks take a beating as price tumbles, Markets
At 95, my old friend Nelson Mandela has no fear of death, George Bizos, Comment
In search of the buccaneer in corporate India, The review, Business Life

From elsewhere:
Navalny’s Future Hinges on Court Verdict, Moscow Times
Living large – the generation gap, The Economist
China’s flying propaganda machine, Foreign Policy

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