For both breaking news and obscure information, people around the world search for information on Google. What follows is a summary of Google Zeitgeist results for the top gainers on www.google.com.my when comparing search queries that have risen by the largest percentage for the month of March 2014.
Top 10 Trending ‘people’ on google.com.my in March 2014
1. Hanez Suraya
This 29 year-old actress is rumored to be dating a married man.
2. Raja Bomoh
Ibrahim Mat Zin, better known as Raja Bomoh Sedunia Nujum VIP, gains international coverage over his bizarre rituals to locate flight MH370 at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.
3. Reen Rahim
The local actress creates a minor storm when she shares photos of herself clad in a bikini via Instagram during a holiday in Thailand.
4. Ayrton Senna
Google paid tribute to the late iconic F1 legend with a doodle on what would have been his 54th birthday on March 21.
5. Eva Green
The 33-year-old French-born actress plays naval commander Artemisia in the movie 300: Rise of an Empire.
6. Grace Vion
Nude photos of the 19-year-old Singaporean model circulates the net.
7. Zarema Zainal
The daughter of an ex-politician marries national footballer Aidil Zafuan Razak.
8. Zed Zaidi
The ex-president of Persatuan Seniman Malaysia posted a MH370-related joke on Twitter and later apologised for his gaffe.
9. Khairy Jamaluddin
Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin’s response to bomoh Ibrahim Mat Zin’s threat to slap him “like a crocodile” has the online community laughing along.
10. TB Joshua
A YouTube video of the Nigerian televangelist and faith healer said to have predicted the MH370 incident makes rounds online.
Note: This list shows the fastest rising searches, meaning these were the search terms that saw the largest spike in searches this month.