2014 General Elections Most Talked About, India Gate Most Checked-In Place : Facebook Year In Review

2014 is about to end and what better way to find people’s interests online other than the social network that has the most people around the world hooked on to it. So Facebook has released its 2014 Year In Review and here are the top trends from around the world:
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  1. 2014 World Cup, Brazil
  2. Ebola Virus Outbreak
  3. Elections in Brazil
  4. Death of Robin Williams
  5. Ice Bucket Challenge
  6. Conflict in Gaza
  7. Missing Malaysian Airlines Flights
  8. Super Bowl
  9. Michael Brown / Ferguson incident
  10. Sochi Olympics

As far as India is concerned, here are the top 10 searches:
elections india

  1. 2014 India General elections
  2. Indian Premiere League
  3. World Cup 2014
  4. Mars Orbiter Mission
  5. Kashmir Floods
  6. Xiaomi Phones
  7. Alia Bhatt
  8. Mary Kom
  9. Missing Malaysian Airlines Flights
  10. Conflict in Gaza

The most checked-in places in India are:
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  1. India Gate
  2. Taj Mahal
  3. Gurudwara Bangla Sahib
  4. Nandi Hills
  5. Marine Drive
  6. Marina Beach
  7. Ramoji Film City
  8. Lulu Mall
  9. Hauz Khas Village
  10. Coorg

The Year in Review lists were compiled by Facebook with data measured by how frequently a topic was mentioned in Facebook posts made between January and December 2014.