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Ammu Kannampilly

Hong Kong
Kathmandu Bureau Chief — Agence France-Presse (AFP)
Covers:  nepal, gender, child labour, environment, foreign policy, film, religion, india, politics, health, fashion, economy, infrastructure, wildlife, breaking news, gay rights, technology, natural disasters

Editor at @AFP, based in Hong Kong. Previously in Kathmandu, Delhi, London. The views expressed here are my own. Links and re-tweets are not endorsements.

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Award-winning journalist with flexible reporting skills and a strong foundation in newswire, broadcast, and multimedia journalism.
Currently a foreign correspondent with the global news agency AFP, based in Kathmandu, Nepal.

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@akannampilly — 12,247 followers, 33,359 tweets

Nov 16, 2017

"We manage to look past men's flaws and sexual violations to what value they bring to the world. It is the direct opposite, in many ways, of how we view women, whose successes can still be blithely attributed to the fact that the boss wanted to fuck them."

Nov 16, 2017

RT @VeraMBergen: @LeeannTweeden Interesting comments from Leeann Tweeden just now to Jake Tapper on CNN, after saying she's not aski…

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Human Rights Press Award

2014 - First prize, English-language online journalism
Awarded for "The children who work in India’s rat-hole coal mines".