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Can India's economy maintain momentum?

31 October 2011 Last updated at 22:54 GMT

Within a few days G20 leaders will gather in France faced with growing uncertainty about the prospects for economic renewal.

Hopes are pinned on the so-called BRIC nations, Brazil, Russia, India and China, whose economies are seen as powerful engines of global growth.

Among those, India is on track to be the biggest nation on earth, but can its economy maintain the momentum?

Andrew North reports.