Women chat as they leave a polling station after casting their votes in Ajmer district in the desert Indian state of Rajasthan April 17, 2014. India kicked off the biggest day of its mammoth general ... more 
Women chat as they leave a polling station after casting their votes in Ajmer district in the desert Indian state of Rajasthan April 17, 2014. India kicked off the biggest day of its mammoth general election on Thursday, with a quarter of its 815 million voters set to head to the polls during a week of fresh blows for the ruling Congress party and gains for the Hindu nationalist opposition. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood (INDIA - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS) less 
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