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Indian Women Start Ignoring Their Husbands as Voting Power Rises

 To avoid upsetting her husband, Urmila Devi told him she’ll heed his request to pick India’s ruling Congress party when their 50-family village votes this week. Once inside the polling booth, she plans to ignore him. “I’ll vote for a different party,” Devi, 26, said on May 1 outside her one-room house in Galanodhan Purwa