Macron's move to lure Indian students prompts Johnson retort


British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson took to Twitter to counter French President Emmanuel Macron's attempts to attract Indian students to France where, he said, 'you gain access to Europe' in a thinly veiled comparison to the situation of post-Brexit Britain.

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French President Emmanuel Macron’s overtures to India during his four day visit last week, have hit a raw nerve in Britain, particularly as he sought to reach out to Indian students, encouraging them to study in France, reports The Hindu.