Kalmadi Tops Hall of Shame – Year 2010 in Review [Yahoo Search]

Like last year, we will start the year in review section very soon on Pi – covering various aspects (Technology/VC Investments/Startups etc).

For now, lets take a look at Yahoo India’s top searches for the year 2010.

  • Headline: Ayodhya Verdict
  • Event: IPL 3
  • Travel: Munnar
  • Auto: Volkswagen Polo
  • Gadget: iPhone 4
  • Controversy: Swami Nithyananda
  • Politician: Rahul Gandhi
  • Sportsperson: Sachin Tendulkar
  • Actor/Actress: Katrina Kaif
  • Mobile Search: Nayantara

Yahoo has categorized searches topically and here are a few top search categories.

India Commonwealth Games
Kalmadi Tops Hall of Shame

Hall of Shame

Bhopal Gas Tragedy Verdict, Is This Justice for Ruchika?, Rotting Food Grains, Kashmir: Valley of Unrest, Rooted in Corruption, Swami Nithyananda: Godman or Conman?, Tourist Rapes/Murders in India, The Maoist Menace, Cricket – The Great IPL Mess, Inflation.

Top Launches

Nissan Micra: Best Small Car?, Tata’s Grand Aria, VW Vento: Talk of the Town, Toyota Etios: Super Hatchback, Chevrolet Beat: Feel the Rhythm, The Year of the Tablet, Apple v/s Android Time, eReaders: Rekindled Reading, Experience 3D at Home, Gadgets for fun.

What’s your take on Yahoo’s top searches? Any surprises?

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