India is booming. Within a generation it will be the third largest economy in the world, overtaking Japan and Western Europe. But underneath this glittering surface lie some painful realities: tens of millions are born into poverty, religious tensions simmer and environmental pressures threaten to overwhelm the country. So what does the future hold for this colourful, vibrant and resourceful country? In this program we meet billionaires at the centre of the knowledge economy, scientists in the biotechnology businesses, Anu who has lived on the pavement of a Mumbai street her whole life and the debt-ridden farmers in the Punjab. A comprehensive look at this complex country.