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Verizon-acquired Yahoo has recently released its Year In Review 2018 which focuses on the top searches of users in India.

The Year In Review by Yahoo is based on users’ search habits, which include the most shared, read and recommended stuff on the Internet.

This year, the #MeTooIndia Movement against sexual harassment took over the Internet, making the #MeToo Survivors YIR’s 2018 Personality of the Year.

The Yahoo Year In Review 2018 includes various categories featuring prominent people and events that make into headlines:

Top Newsmakers of 2018

  • Narendra Modi
  • Rahul Gandhi
  • Dipak Misra
  • Vijay Mallya
  • Nirav Modi
  • MJ Akbar
  • MS Dhoni
  • Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh  
  • Priya Prakash Varrier
  • Taimur Ali Khan                                                         

 Top 10 Most Searched for Terms in 2018

  • Karnataka Elections
  • 2018 Budget
  • Aadhaar Hacked
  • Kerala Floods
  • Bharat Bandh
  • Nipah Virus
  • Vijay Mallya
  • Nirav Modi
  • Mumbai Rains
  • Anil Ambani

Most Searched for Celebrity – Female

  • Sunny Leone
  • Sridevi
  • Priya Prakash Varrier
  • Priyanka Chopra
  • Sapna Choudhary
  • Sonali Bendre
  • Katrina Kaif
  • Deepika Padukone
  • Radhika Apte
  • Sonam Kapoor

Most Searched for Celebrity – Male

  • Salman Khan
  • Nick Jonas
  • Kamal Haasan
  • Irrfan Khan
  • Amitabh Bachchan
  • Kapil Sharma
  • Guru Randhawa
  • Justin Bieber
  • Akshay Kumar
  • Alok Nath

Top 10 #FakeNews of 2018

  • Did Modi really touch Owaisi’s feet?
  • Modi hires a personal make-up artist for Rs 15 lakh/month
  • Rahul Gandhi holds woman’s hand on stage
  • Is Congress social media spreading fake Rafale news?
  • Did Modi lie about rural housing scheme numbers?
  • Is this a horrific photo from Godhra, 2002?
  • Divya Spandana and her lies about PM Modi
  • Modi insults the old, differently-abled men.
  • Congress promotes anti-Modi advertisement in Pakistan
  • Did this Muslim leader really disrobe a woman?