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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 an editor with the global news agency AFP, based in Hong Kong.

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@akannampilly — 14,317 followers, 37,665 tweets

@curious_scribe @JeromeTaylor Steakhouse in Jor Bagh used to have a decent selection...
RT @AFP: #UPDATE South Korea says it will terminate its military intelligence-sharing pact with Japan amid intensifying trad…
RT @AFPSouthAsia: A girl waits for customers to sell grains to feed pigeons at Basantapur Durbar Square in Kathmandu 📸…
RT @AFP: VIDEO: In an act of defiance against New Delhi's decision to strip Muslim-majority Indian-administered #Kashmir of…
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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".