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#BBCtrending: Trends of the week - in 60 seconds

How did a #Halloween prank in Singapore backfire? Why is the Chinese president's umbrella a protest symbol in Hong Kong? How did Mexican illustrators use art to humanise missing students?

Find out why, and see more social media trends of the week, in our 60-second round-up.

Produced by Ravin Sampat, Charlotte McDonald, Samiha Nettikkara

Images courtesy of Merlion TV, Rob Bliss Creative

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  • 02 Nov 2014
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