Global News

Twitter DOWN: Social network NOT WORKING for hundreds of users in UK

Twitter DOWN: Social network NOT WORKING for hundreds of users in UK

Millions of users across India experienced problems while logging into Twitter around 7.20 pm IST.

Micro-blogging network, Twitter is down across the globe. "Something is technically wrong", the site's error message reads at the time of filing this story.

On Tuesday morning at approximately 9:45 AM ET, Twitter.com went offline for many users, including our entire staff.

Update: The popular micro-blogging site is up and running in India as of 8:00 PM IST.




We were unable to check social media for reaction because, well, Twitter isn't working. According to the website, which tracks internet outages, service disruption is not letting users tweet or in some cases, log in to Twitter. "Thanks for noticing-we're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon", when attempting to fire up the platform.

Thousands of Twitter users are reporting problems with the service every minute, DownDetector reports.

"My Twitter page isn't showing any tweets".


  • Bodies of missing Indian-American family members recovered

    Bodies of missing Indian-American family members recovered

    They , however, failed to show up at the friend's place on April 6 and were officially declared as missing on April 8. The searchers found a vehicle submerged around 4-6 feet beneath the water, officials said.
    What's the Meaning Behind Drake's Album Title 'Scorpion'?

    What's the Meaning Behind Drake's Album Title 'Scorpion'?

    Ethan Miller/Getty Images via ABCIt looks like Drake's forthcoming album has a name after all. Announcing his Scorpion album now is as a good a time as ever.
    Child's body found in river where Southern California family vanished

    Child's body found in river where Southern California family vanished

    Several hours after she called authorities, the family's SUV was discovered at the bottom of a scenic Mendocino County cliff . Authorities, who originally had said the body was a child's, anticipate that an autopsy will be performed early next week.
  • After Texture Acquisition, Apple's Prepping News Subscription Service

    After Texture Acquisition, Apple's Prepping News Subscription Service

    Apple will reportedly share a portion of the revenue from the new service with partner organizations. Apple already offers subscriptions through Apple News app on a publication-per-publication basis.
    Gorilla born at Smithsonian National Zoo

    Gorilla born at Smithsonian National Zoo

    Astonishing photographs and video from the National Zoo show the first interaction between a mother gorilla and her newborn baby. Because they live deep in remote and heavily forested areas, it is hard to estimate the total numbers of gorillas in the wild.
    Derek Jeter 'Not Going' to Yankees-Marlins Series in NY

    Derek Jeter 'Not Going' to Yankees-Marlins Series in NY

    Nick Vincent and Juan Nicasio got the ball to closer Edwin Diaz, and he pitched a scoreless ninth for his AL-leading seventh save. Justin Bour hit a pinch-two-run homer and has four homers in his last five games after going the first 10 games without a homer.
  • Android P might have iPhone X like gestures

    Android P might have iPhone X like gestures

    It connects your device to an offsite secure server and uses an encrypted connection to keep your data safe on that connection. That kid's app might be doing more than keeping your children busy, according to a new worldwide study.
    A warehouse Sized Asteroid Said Hello To Earth

    A warehouse Sized Asteroid Said Hello To Earth

    The asteroid, designated 2018 GE3, made its closest approach to Earth at around 2.41 a.m. The asteroids which are present in this belt do not pose any threat to the Earth.
    Immuno-Chemotherapy Combo Extends Lung Cancer Victim's Survival Period

    Immuno-Chemotherapy Combo Extends Lung Cancer Victim's Survival Period

    In one, scientists at New York University conducted a study involving more than 600 patients with advanced lung cancer . After 18 months, recurrence-free survival was 73 per cent compared to the clinical average of around 50 per cent.
  • Moon vows efforts to establish peace between the two Koreas

    Moon vows efforts to establish peace between the two Koreas

    Trump agreed last month to the landmark summit with the nuclear-armed North, but a specific date or venue has not been set. Their rapidly warming ties fuel concerns that the worldwide sanctions regime against North Korea might be undermined.
    Spotify acquires music licensing firm Loudr

    Spotify acquires music licensing firm Loudr

    Carl Chery is the one that managed to strike a collaboration between Apple Music and Chance the Rapper, the Grammy-winning artist. It's also being rumored that the company may announce its very first hardware product during the same event next week.
    U.S.  rescue team recovers bodies of missing Indian, daughter

    U.S. rescue team recovers bodies of missing Indian, daughter

    A poster shared by friends and family on Facebook said their last known location was the "Klamath-Redwood National Park area". He grew up in Surat, Gujarat, and settled down in the United States over 15 years ago, a relative said.