Television screens at a store in India showing coverage of Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee reading budget.
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Business Bites: Has the Indian budget lived up to expectations?

India's Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has unveiled the country's annual budget, saying that the economy is turning around.

He added that India would look to reduce subsidies, accelerate reforms and state asset sales and boost infrastructure spending.

During the last three months of 2011 the economy grew at its slowest pace in three years.

The BBC's Rachel Horne discusses the key financial story of the day.

  • 16 Mar 2012