Counting the Cost is focusing on the main events of the financial crisis and how the economic difficulties are impacting upon people's lives and welfares across the globe.

The weekly show encompasses all the best of Al Jazeera's reports on how ordinary people's lives are affected by the crisis.

As well as exclusive stories we bring you expert guests and analysis.

This week we put China and India, two rising giants, in the spotlight and look at the relationship between the world's two most populous countries.

This episode of Counting the Cost aired from Friday, December 17, 2010.

Source: Al Jazeera