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You're listening to inquiry with me. Give eats curry coming up after the news. I mean it wasn't really an evolutionary process. It was very much a revolutionary process. Hey, pulp best onto the scenes in the early nineties now. It's a billion dollar industry. Potential stars recruited earning. You could be anywhere from age ten to fourteen and you could get recruited simply because a rep from the agency saw you at the mall and thought that you look for GIS. They trained for many hours on little sleep hoping to make it big, and it's a big expert, South Korea and not just no make voting terms of it's popularity and expanding South Korean influence, or soft power abroad. This week we asked how did capable conquer the world. Babysat news. Hello. I'm Jerry Smith. The Chinese telecommunications, giant away, has criticized President Trump's decision to declare national emergency to protect US networks against what he calls foreign adversaries. In addition, the Commerce Department said he was adding away and seventy affiliates to listening companies from getting components and technology from US firms, without government approval, charisma Swannee is in Mumbai. I think it would be fair to say that, while we has been expecting this. The US has broadcast the fact that it was going to make a move like this. I several months now and while we has consistently said that if the United States made a move, like this banning it out of its market, would actually hurt the US more than hurt while away and the reason for that is because the US has an insignificant market, while we says, when it comes to sales, and that's definitely true. The fact that American companies now need a license to sell their products to hallway that will be quite troublesome potentially, damaging to hallways business in the future. The Spanish authorities say the former political leader of the separatist group, editor, y'all suitor Nara has been detained in FRANZ report said the arrest is coordinated with French intelligence services, Yasutoshi, narrow is wanted over a deadly bombing in Spain in one thousand nine hundred eighty seven. The Philippines has recalled his ambassador to Canada in an escalation of a dispute over the disposal of more than one hundred shipping containers filled with household waste that Canadian companies send the containers more than five years ago. Howard Johnson reports last month Philippine President Rodrigo deter ty- threatened to declare war against Canada, if the waste wasn't removed in a timely fashion, a deadline of may fifteen was set by Manila today, the country's foreign secretary teddy looks in junior announced in a tweet that target had been missed. So diplomatic staff will be withdrawn from Canada, the Canadian embassy in Manila had told the BBC that they've made an offer to repatriate the waste and the closely engaged with the Philippines to shore, the shipments return as quickly as possible, a research, charity has pledged one hundred million dollars to boost the treatment of snake, bites the money from the London-based Wellcome Trust will be used to develop new anti venoms is estimated that about one hundred twenty thousand people die. From snake bites every year. Dr David Williams is an expert on snake bites at the World Health Organization. Many of these people with a do have a snake but they live to a health centre, I because they don't have the money to be able to afford even transport to get the but be they don't have the money to pay for the treatment. Then you've got the whole socio, cultural context, where in many societies snake, bodies, not necessarily save as a health problem. You're listening to the world news from the BBC the Saudi led military coalition and Yemen has carried out several strikes on the capital center, which is being held by the rebels in apparent retaliation for their drone attacks against Saudi oil. Installations on Tuesday, residents said the air strikes targeted nine military sites in and around center. The statement said the strikes were aimed at neutralizing the ability, the who is to carry out acts of aggression, he does civilians. To avoid the areas. At least ten construction workers in the Chinese city of Shanghai have been trapped in the wreckage of a building the collapsed during renovation work. Chinese state media says eleven people have been pulled from the rubble. The building in Shanghai's residential Changping district was reportedly an old factory that was being refurbished voters show that several floors have caved in on top of each other. The head of the ruling military council into Don has said the talks with pro democracy leaders have been suspended for seventy two hours, general Abdel Fattah, Bajan said roadblocks put up by protesters in recent days in the capital, Khartoum will be cleared. One protester in her tomb Anna's told the BBC the roadblocks have now gone. Barricades and they're all blocks were removed last night, there protesters spent a long time the whole night to remove them as a response to the call of the Sudanese professional association. Even some members of the forces of freedom and change. They joined the protesters to remove the end necesary barricades, and which created tension and made the TMC angry a sculpture by the American artist. Jeff Koons has been sold for nearly ninety one million dollars at auction in New York. The sale of a stainless steel casting of an inflatable rabbit set a new record for a living artist beating the previous one held my David Hockney, BBC news. This is the inquiry on the BBC World Service with me. Kavita Puri each week, one question. Four expert witnesses and then answer. It's nineteen ninety two and three young men in a boy band performing in a live television talent.

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