Amongst several tweets by people on their favourite football player, the week saw women ruling the trends. The release of the upcoming Bollywood movie trailer Jazbaa trended and the week ended on a serious note with the world observing Women’s Equality Day.
Women’s Equality Day is a day proclaimed each year by the United States President to commemorate the granting of the vote to women throughout the country. With the world celebrating the day on 26th of August, it also made it to people’s tweets with the #WomenEqualityDay. Several organisations raised awareness on sexism and women empowerment, with the White House tweeting on Equal Pay. US President Barack Obama tweeted that the fight against inequality was not over.
Having made a comeback after five years to the silver screen, it was no surprise that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starrer Jazbaa trailer was trending this week in the Middle East. The video received two million views within 24 hours with the #JazbaaTrailer staying on the top trends for two days. The two minute trailer has Ms Bachchan and Irfaan Khan in powerful roles packed with action, drama and emotions.
With the Club Brugge vs Manchester United Champions League on, football fans ensured that they came forth in support of their favorite footballer. Wayne Rooney created frenzy in the crowd with his hat-trick. His fans showed their love on Twitter with #Rooney trending later in the week.