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India Begins World's Largest Election

India has begun voting in the world's largest election. The staggered voting for the national election will be conducted over five weeks.The vote began Monday in the remote northeastern states of Assam and Tripura. India's national election is known as the world's largest exercise in democracy, with its 814 million registered voters and nearly a million polling stations. Voters are choosing members to the 543-seat Lok Sabha, or House of the People - India's lower house of...

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