This year you will be surprise to know that Google has released Top 10 trending celebrities who were most searched on Internet.
- Bushra Maneka
Bushra Maneka, the wife of the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, is the most searched person on Google this year. Bushra, a spiritual healer from Pakpattan, tied the knot with the cricketer-turned-politician on 18 February 2018 in a simple and secret ceremony. The First Lady now works shoulder to shoulder with her husband to fulfill Khan’s dream of ‘Naya Pakistan’.
While Imran Khan may have won the election, Bushra Manika dominated people’s interest. It’s been a roller coaster of a year with so many headlines dedicated to her, whether it had to do with her marriage with Imran Khan, her first ever interview, the whole Reham Khan fiasco, or the plethora of other conversations she was a part of. I’m sure she’s one person who’s happy the year is coming to an end.
This girl has shaken the world up. The first woman of African-America descent to become a part of the British royalty is no easy feat. Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, got married to the younger son of Prince Charles and is the sixth in line for the British throne. In October, they announced they were expecting a baby and we all know how much people like to hear about someone else having a baby. This girl has shaken the world up.
The 37-year-old is also the most searched-for person’s name for the second year running on Google’s UK search service.
She is one of the bravest people we have seen this year, Meesha has earned our utmost respect. She came out with a very powerful and jaw-dropping story this year and we can’t thank her enough for getting the #MeToo movement rolling in Pakistan. Many women have faced their demons and shared their encounters because people like Meesha Shafi had the courage to.
Reham Khan, a British Pakistani journalist, author and former wife of PM Imran Khan, also made it to the list of most Googled people this year.Reham married Khan in 2015 but their marriage lasted for only 10 months. On July 12, she ignited a massive controversy by launching her scandal-filled book, ‘Reham Khan’, mainly targeting the PTI chief ahead of the 2018 General Elections.
Every day we would wake up to a new controversy Reham had created via her book, Twitter, interviews, and other outlets. Say what you may, she gave everyone a lot of excitement and anxiety.
Our beloved Preeti Bhabhi from Hum Saath Saath Hain brought her fans to tears when she revealed she was suffering from high-grade cancer. She has been making the best of the horrible situation and has been updating her fans via her social media accounts.
The 43-year-old actor called the diagnosis a “curveball” but said her family and close friends have rallied around her and they remain “optimistic” in this difficult time.
We hope that she gets well soon!
Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone is an American actor, film director, screenwriter and producer.
Sylvester is well known for his Hollywood action roles: including boxer Rocky Balboa in the Rocky series; soldier John Rambo in the five Rambo films; and mercenary Barney Ross in the three The Expendables films.
This year, the US actor had been the subject of hoax death stories. The 71-year-old responded to the hoax, which claimed he had passed away from prostate cancer and was secretly hiding his illness, saying “I am alive, well and still punching!”
Atif Rehman Mian is a Pakistani-American economist, who serves at the John H. Laporte, Jr. Class of 1967 Professor of Economics, Public Policy and Finance at Princeton University.
Mian was at the center of a controversy in 2018 when his appointment to 18-member Economic Advisory Council (EAC) selected by Prime Minister Imran Khan. However, after succumbing to the pressure from different groups including Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP), the name of the Ahmadi community member was dropped by the PTI government.
Muhammad Hanif Abbasi is a former lawmaker of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN). On 21 July 2018, he was convicted and sentenced to life in jail by an anti-narcotics court in an ephedrine quota case. He was also disqualified for life from running for public office.
Iqra Aziz is a Pakistani television actress and model. She rose to fame by playing the role of Muqaddas in Hum TV’s serial Muqaddas for which she won the Hum Award for Best Television Sensation Female. Later, she garnered the nomination for Best Actress Popular Award for portraying the character of Ameena in Hum TV’s soap opera Choti Si Zindagi.The 21-year-old has played the role of Ajiya Nazakat Ali in 2018 popular series Suno Chanda.
According to Google search trends, Sunny is breaking records from Pakistan and the number is still high as compared to any other Bollywood celebrities.
Sunny made her way to Indian cinema industry through a reality show Big Boss in 2011. Since then, she is being searched in India and Pakistan – two conservative countries in South Asia.
Last year, the former adult movie star trumped Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Salman Khan to become the most searched personality for the fifth consecutive year in India. However, this year, Malayalam actor Priya Prakash Varrier, who shot to fame following her ‘wink song’ Manikya Malaraya Poovi… from the film Oru Addar Love, has dethroned Sunny Leone as Google’s most popular celeb of 2018 in India.
Source : https://trends.google.com/trends/yis/2018/PK/