Outages Hit US And UK — Twitter Down


Apart from normal citizens, the micro-blogging site is famously used by Bollywood personalities, politicians, political parties, and other government portals. The website was down for a couple of minutes from around 7.20 pm India time. "Something is technically wrong", the site's error message reads at the time of filing this story. According to downdetector.in, a portal which keeps a tab on the outages in some of the world's most famous websites, showed a spike in of outage reports related to Twitter. Downdetector claims that users are reporting most issues with the website (about 52 per cent) while Android app (is about 28 per cent), and iOS app (about 18 per cent).

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This is what users have been presented with. While a user commented saying "Worst half hour in my life, almost", others commented on the situation calling it "Scary".

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Some Twitter users worldwide were taken offline for about an hour Tuesday, due to a widespread outage.

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