Coronavirus & UAE’s Mission To Mars Are Among Google UAE’s Top 2020 Searches

by Vaishnavi Venkataraman
Coronavirus & UAE’s Mission To Mars Are Among Google UAE’s Top 2020 Searches

No prizes for guessing the most googled topic this year! Of course it has to be the corona virus. Well, while that was expected, the survey also revealed a few unexpected searches. From movies to people, events and trends, here’s a list of all the events, news, people and movies that were most googled in 2020.

The Top 8 Searches Of 2020

  1. Coronavirus
  2. US Election
  3. Indian Premier League (IPL)
  4. Coronavirus tips
  5. Joe Biden
  6. Bihar Election Result 2020
  7. iPhone 12
  8. Champions League

The Top People Searches Of 2020

  1. Joe Biden
  2. Donald Trump
  3. Kamala Harris
  4. Kim Jong-un
  5. Arnab Goswami
  6. Boris Johnson
  7. Tom Hanks
  8. Kanika Kapoor
  9. Haitham bin Tariq

Top News & Events Searches Of 2020

  1. US Election 2020
  2. Bihar Election Result 2020
  3. Iran Coronavirus
  4. Lebanon Explosion
  5. Italy Coronavirus
  6. Taal Volcano
  7. Australia Fire
  8. Mars Hope Probe
  9. India China

Joe Biden was the most searched, Bihar elections and Iran’s coronavirus battle person for 2020. The port blast in Lebabon was fourth, while Australia’s devastating bushfires cane seventh. The UAE’s landmark Hope probe mission to Mars grabbed the eighth spot.

Top Movies & Series Searched In 2020

  1. Money Heist (series)
  2. Soorarai Pottru (movie)
  3. Contagion (movie)
  4. Dli Bechara (movie)
  5. Bigg Boss 13 (series)
  6. Parasite (movie)
  7. Ertugrul (series)
  8. Gunjan Saxena (movie)
  9. Extraction
  10. Shakuntala Devi (movie)

The Money Heist show gained much love that Dubai now has a Money Heist themed cafe! El Professor Burger in Al Mamzar will bring your favourite Money Heist characters life while you binge on lip-smacking delicacies. Watch your favourite red jumpsuit-ers – Oslo, Tokyo, Berlin and more charm you with delectable dishes. The new dining destination has it all planned for you and your friends to enjoy a one-of-a-kind dining experience. Indulge in dishes named after your favourite Money Heist characters. And, the best part- the food is served by waiters dressed in red jumpsuits and the most popular Money Heist mask, adding to the experience.

Stay at home allowed people more time to catch up on shows and movies on Netflix and other online platforms. The favorite Netflix show Money Heist grabbed the top spot followed by Soorari Pottru, Contagion and Del Bechara. Bigg Boss 13 (series), Parasite (movie), Ertugrul (series), Gunjan Saxena (movie), Extraction (movie) and Shakuntala Devi (movie) also made it to the list of top 10.