President Macron Addresses Congress [world Service]

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20180425

France's Macron addresses US Congress in the House chamber today.

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

On the third day of his state visit to the US, French President Emmanuel Macron addressed a joint session of Congress.We hear some of his speech. We also head to India for reaction to the life sentence given to the self-styled guru known as Asaram Bapu. And why has the trailer for Crazy Rich Asians provoked mixed reactions on social media?

(Picture: President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump stand with French President Emmanuel Macron and French First Lady Brigitte Macron at the White House, April 24, 2018 in Washington, DC. Credit:Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

20180425

Macron attacks nationalism in speech to US Congress

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

On the third day of his state visit to the US, French President Emmanuel Macron addressed a joint session of Congress.We hear some of his speech. We also head to India for reaction to the life sentence given to the self-styled guru known as Asaram Bapu. And why has the trailer for Crazy Rich Asians provoked mixed reactions on social media?

(Picture:French President Emmanuel Macron Delivers An Address To Joint Meeting Of Congress Credit:Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)