Buddhist monks wait to cast their vote at a polling station in Ladakh May 7, 2014. Around 815 million people have registered to vote in the world's biggest election - a number exceeding the population... more 
Buddhist monks wait to cast their vote at a polling station in Ladakh May 7, 2014. Around 815 million people have registered to vote in the world's biggest election - a number exceeding the population of Europe and a world record - and results of the mammoth exercise, which concludes on May 12, are due on May 16. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood (INDIAN-ADMINISTERED KASHMIR - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS RELIGION) less 
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Wed, May 7, 2014 10:42 AM EDT