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Twitter turns 8: See 10 first tweets of India’s top twitterati

Twitter is celebrating its eighth birthday by letting users check their first tweet

Written by Nandagopal Rajan |
Updated: March 23, 2014 11:23:34 am
In poll season, Lalu, Sibal, Jaitley and more warm up to social media. (CR Sasikumar) Illustration: C R Sasikumar

Remember your first tweet? Yes, it’s been many years and you have no clue what your first tweet was. Was it awkward, insightful or plain stupid? Now there is a way to find out.

Twitter is celebrating its eighth birthday by letting users check their first tweet with a special tool,

We have compiled a list of first tweets from some twitter handles that are popular in India at the moment. Not all are what you would expect them to be.


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We were talking business even then.


Dad follows son for a change.


Campaigning even then.


At home.


He said something, on Twitter.


One resolution that has stuck.


Pushed by a friend.


Taking guard.


Breaking news?


Mission accomplished?

You know where to check your first tweet. Send those you find most embarrassing.

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First published on: 22-03-2014 at 11:34:22 am

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