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Plan to build Singapore in India sends land prices soaring

In India, where it can take a decade to acquire enough land to build a factory, Mr Naidu's plan is daring.

New Delhi

A SHORT man with frayed clothes and hands made rough from long years of farming, K Subba Rao stands under the sun in his village in southern India, as the creases on his weathered face break into a sly grin. "I'm going to be a rich man," he says.

Amid banana plantations