Twitter down for some users across USA, Europe, Japan, elsewhere

Twitter is down for hundreds of users across the UK

Several people on Twitter on Tuesday reported issues that made it nearly impossible to load profile or even refresh the timeline.

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

Twitter outage hits U.S. and U.K on April 17.

The website went offline at around 5pm, then came back online for some time and then again went offline.

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Twitter users hoping to share their latest thought with the world are being confronted by a "something is technically wrong" page.

According to the Down Detector website, which keeps a track of services when they go down, over 5000 people complained about the breakdown. Twitter is reportedly not working in the United States, parts of Europe including the United Kingdom and Japan.

The services are now offline for on all platforms including the desktop website, Android, iPad and iPhone apps.

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