Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy
Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy

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The Japanese are coming: India’s ‘Detroit of Asia’ feels the force of foreign cash

  • Japan’s automotive industry has turned Tamil Nadu’s state capital Chennai into the ‘Detroit of Asia’ as carmakers take advantage of tax breaks and new infrastructure
  • Business ties have also spawned culinary and cultural connections, but competition looms from neighbouring Andhra Pradesh

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Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy
Doves fly around the Sri Meenakshi Sundareshwarar temple in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. Photo: Alamy
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