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The incredible story of the ‘Kerala Killer’ plotted 6 murders with cyanide over 14 years, and how she almost got aw… https://t.co/RqdU6YPHFp
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamFourteen years, six deaths, one family suspect, and a trace of cyanide. From Kozhikode, Ramesh Babu and I report th… https://t.co/xoOFSNIXZp
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @anilchoudhary 😊😊😊 @leucaindica thank you, I will. @gargorama Thank you, i felt the same way reporting it. @Jonivestal SurelyWhat a story! A good movie on this please. https://t.co/x8gDAK9M7h
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @ninadsiddhaye @VishakhaJ18 for sure @VishakhaJ18 @ninadsiddhaye Blame it on reading too many crime novels 😉Saat khoon maaf @snigdhapoonam's report on the cyanide killer of Kerala https://t.co/McHgg57ofw
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThis is quite a story: Fourteen years, six deaths, one family suspect, and a trace of cyanide ... https://t.co/ifLlyiZ5HB
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamAlmost 20 years ago I was sent a novel in verse to review, about a black girl in Roman Britain. Didnt know what to… https://t.co/z0zqdrFJiT
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamWe made a movie! And it's out on Netflix on the 15th of November https://t.co/B3tshcxqZm
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThis is an excellent summary of the work of Banerjee, Duflo and Kremer. https://t.co/nQcM2rr37p
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @HSElias I believe a Malayalam feature film is in the works.@mihirssharma on the economics Nobel to Banerjee, Duflo & Kremer: "In a world where policy is too often made on a… https://t.co/HLFZBKE89e
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamMust read. Fourteen years, six deaths, one family suspect, and a trace of cyanide by @snigdhapoonam #KeralaKillingshttps://t.co/zGpVGHdJpg
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThis could be made into a movie! https://t.co/ugasHJRIFC
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @sumitkashyapjha I am still waiting for the crime story of my narrative dreams @sumitkashyapjha So am I :)Was waiting for this stroy since few days.. Finally, @snigdhapoonam writes it, exactly in manner I was hoping for,… https://t.co/jC28HtScns
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamBone chilling story. https://t.co/z2saTEZC7G
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamI usually much prefer reading fictional crime stories to true ones, but this Jolly Joseph case is riveting https://t.co/VrNWWus7ek
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10/15
2019
Since Jolly Joseph’s arrest on October 5, a series of allegations have sprung up in and around Koodathayi of her in… https://t.co/FsIbj0DAgL
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamFourteen years, six deaths, one family suspect, and a trace of cyanide. From Kozhikode, Ramesh Babu and I report th… https://t.co/xoOFSNIXZp
10/14
2019
Kerala cyanide case accused may be linked to more murders: Cops https://t.co/eIMUnPI53l
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamShe brought shame to family, we won’t help her: Kerala cyanide killer’s father (@snigdhapoonam and Ramesh Babu rep… https://t.co/BdQBGbs8wK
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10/11
2019
Trump likes to bash globalists. Too bad he is one, says @mihirssharma https://t.co/09CIVkvS6F
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamLove 'em. Hate 'em. But you sure can't ignore them. The rise in popularity of TikTok and a whole new set of grassro… https://t.co/vpkVrY5tm5
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“No one can stop me.” The Indian handyman-turned-influencer set on world domination https://t.co/n4RSOvx7UO From @1843mag
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @AnantikaMehra thank you, mazaa aa raha hai sun ke :)
10/7
2019
The five Gandhis https://t.co/BfW924av4V
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10/1
2019
@rasta_aur_basta The Bookshop, JorbaghByteDance, the Beijing-headquartered technology company that owns TikTok, is advancing Chinese foreign policy aims… https://t.co/zJKDvBGEGG"As much a novel about escalating communal tensions as about the insoluble differences between men and women when c… https://t.co/fK7ufwQosS"In the sweet spot of the world’s digital revolution, something strange is ­happening in India" https://t.co/0raSUzUUNUDispatches from a seething Kashmir https://t.co/nGlrx9F49YUp for a Saturday evening with me at one of my favourite Delhi bookshops? Save the date (5 October) and RSVP at the… https://t.co/lRGDY7B9N1The short, strange trip of a 19-year-old handyman-turned-TikTok star who dances silly, colours his hair 27 times a… https://t.co/iQeZNhOhAJ
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamWhat happens when you grow up to dislike the politics of the person you are named after? @Amalksudheer and I profi… https://t.co/stXsYpskd8#150YearsOfGandhi | The name 'Gandhi' became popular in Tamil Nadu in the decades leading to and after India’s inde… https://t.co/TiqNhFRfbu
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamHere's @snigdhapoonam's charming and insightful look at the modern-day legacy of Independence-era idealists who nam… https://t.co/EJQE1t8z3L
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9/30
2019
Wonderful profile of a Til Tok star by @snigdhapoonam. I highly reccommend her book 'Dreamers' which is full of suc… https://t.co/0kWzw4WlUL
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThey mocked his yellow trousers and said he danced like a crab. But as long as they were hooked, he didn’t care https://t.co/iRV8D4jeXG
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9/18
2019
“No one dares beat up the rich and the powerful because they know they will have to pay for it,” the SP of Sambhal… https://t.co/zH7bRe99Mn
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamHiiii I’m working on a story about LGBTQIA+ acceptance in Indian families. If you’re queer, out to your family and… https://t.co/fM8efYHmH1
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamRemembering Periyar on his birth anniversary! There are a few things which can not be mended but only ended. Hind… https://t.co/kquniB75rt
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamA TikTok star from India went from handyman to influencer in days. How did he do it? https://t.co/3GTZgL2foN
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThis story has Audis + Jaguars + Mercs + BMWs + Jyoti Basu's car + parking attendants rushed off their feet + cafes… https://t.co/HwyEctxl4z
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“They pluck out hearts of children”—how fake news is crippling Indian villages with anxiety—Quartz India (co- publi… https://t.co/5LNuZJjs7v
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @robi_chacha @Flowzizzle Soon 🎈
9/17
2019
Weekend reads you might have missed📖: #3. @TheEconomist 's long read on Israil Ansari—a nineteen year old UP villa… https://t.co/0zPzQfZgnH
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @ajaymreddy @1843mag It is indeed @parmeshs @IndiaCultureLab Anytime for you 💕Shot the fascinating Tick Tock phenomenon for @1843mag 🖋 @snigdhapoonam https://t.co/0vz8D1jhzX "Even though Ansa… https://t.co/LLBuQ8zdaC
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamMy story --> They said making TB patients walk to a bank, withdraw money and then buy food would be a... good idea.… https://t.co/AeRU8Hjz8K
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @chandauna Thank you !Recently someone asked me what it’s like travelling alone (whilst Black / whilst woman), I asked them to zoom into… https://t.co/CSbZRgn8VF
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @raman_anuradha thank you :) :) @rdivia done @rdivia Thank god. Do message after landing. have a nice flightTamil twitter, know anyone in Virudhachalam?“I may not always be a TikTok star, but I will always be a star.” https://t.co/obzdOauzMn @SNSMT @tiktok_us thank you for reading.What an entertainer Mr. Israil Ansari is and what a wonderful platform @tiktok_us is (if used correctly). A huge th… https://t.co/lgciv39n3s
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @saurabh @1843mag thank you :) @Shrinterest Thanks for reading :)Good read. The facinating world of shorter content resulting into fandom, fame and riches. What’s the life expecten… https://t.co/CxprmiznH3
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamFrom @snigdhapoonam's brilliant piece in @1843mag about #tikTok and its influence... https://t.co/xZZmXvui0i https://t.co/GyM4VpofqS
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9/16
2019
"With his feet planted firmly on the ground, his knees and elbows bent, he dances like the wind." 🙏 @snigdhapoonam https://t.co/dX8d6c1y5r
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“People were just expressing themselves. I thought: I could do that as well.” Israil Ansari knew instinctively that… https://t.co/cnBZqSCqTo
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam"#MeToo was easier when it was about people whose politics we abhorred, whose power we resented, who might have onc… https://t.co/tj3J5qC4hLIn Mumbai people stop Israil Ansari in the street. They ask for a selfie, then they ask him to do the dance… https://t.co/NclIcB9W4b
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamOn Hindi Divas, remember the languages - with their rich literatures - which have been derided as 'dialects' or sti… https://t.co/Cxb6WVjdui
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamAnother wonderful piece of ethnography of Tiktok in India by @snigdhapoonam https://t.co/e8psPdWLOe
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“No one can stop me.” The Indian handyman-turned-influencer set on world domination https://t.co/yHQiOoKpJK From @1843mag
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam‘Ansari has taken his lack of conventional talent and turned it into his USP. “No one, whether they are young or ol… https://t.co/aG4ciweO5P
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam @TweetinderKaul Thank you for always keeping up the pressure 💪And photomaker: @psingh400 📸 https://t.co/GTXXc6blcE
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamFor @1843mag I profile the most unlikely social media star. https://t.co/lZXpbPTXwj #longreads #sundayread
9/15
2019
Two years ago Israil Ansari was working as a handyman and didn’t even own a smartphone. Then things started to go c… https://t.co/B4P6EMZ9zP
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“One of the men looked like he was Muslim, with a sharp face and pointed beard. Others felt that the two men were d… https://t.co/udscBhSosN
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam.@snigdhapoonam introduces me to a facet of India, takes me to parts of my country and its vast hinterlands through… https://t.co/FNAN0mSLTc
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamSo, the husband has a new book out. You can Kindle or pre-order on Amazon! ⁦@virsanghvi⁩ #indianpantry https://t.co/Ncdfwhwnpf
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamMy friend & #Dreamers author @snigdhapoonam comes up with yet another great story. One that connects us with the dr… https://t.co/fwPxRL4Uly
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamInsightful, detailed reporting by @snigdhapoonam on an issue that merits immediate attention by policymakers & legi… https://t.co/oLckIXPd9k
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamWhat may drive mob lynching at a given moment might be proximate fears & rumors but the undying trinity of caste, c… https://t.co/AAN9hLeOrt
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamWomen at Malad housing society insist on unity in diversity: children After two kids tell a girl they would not pl… https://t.co/lIZXDCOfBY
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThe wonderful ⁦@sohinichat⁩ is a flaneur walking through one of my favourite parts of Kolkata in this ⁦@livemint⁩ f… https://t.co/imchq54VaU
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamThis Indian TikTok star wants you to know his name. Two years ago Israil Ansari was working as a handyman and didn… https://t.co/8cCn3amjdG
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamMy Biz Std column on Einstein, "structural formulae", and the govt: For a Union minister to mock the basic maths be… https://t.co/zXb4njhy2G
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamIncredible #India : This TikTok star wants you to know his name https://t.co/QGUT9bhgOL by @snigdhapoonam via @1843mag
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamIn Mumbai people stop Israil Ansari in the street. They ask for a selfie, then they ask him to do the dance https://t.co/ZR4v3MAmcb
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamWhy are mobs in many parts of India attacking/killing innocent people -- 20 cases in three days in Rajasthan, three… https://t.co/UHcZzDDxr9
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9/14
2019
This is an awesome story, awesomely told by @snigdhapoonam https://t.co/TwKeDvQWPj
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“You could describe TikTok as an unholy marriage between Instagram, YouTube and Tinder,” writes @snigdhapoonam. T… https://t.co/ahYNoSugfv
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamYou could describe TikTok as an unholy marriage between Instagram, YouTube and Tinder. It has taken the most addict… https://t.co/01PaqmjY3U
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamUnbelievable. must read. 😯 https://t.co/QruTZSXrXr
Retweeted by Snigdha PoonamYamuna Prasad, superintendent of police there, attributed the string of mob lynchings in the region to low levels o… https://t.co/MyrdngarVU
Retweeted by Snigdha Poonam“People don’t read beyond the headlines, and the headlines have been saying that somewhere or the other a mob beat… https://t.co/MP4jrqNjJR
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9/13
2019

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