Twitter suffers outage for second time this week, says issue resolved

Twitter, the popular micro-blogging platform, was down for users in India and other parts of the world, for the second time in a week.

By: Tech Desk | Updated: January 19, 2016 4:32 pm
Twitter down, Twitter, Twitter goes down, Twitter outage, Twitter not working, Twitter outage India, technology, technology news Twitter was down once again for users across the world but the company says the issue has been fixed. 

Twitter, the popular micro-blogging platform, was down once again for users in India and other parts of the world. If you tried to log into Twitter on desktop or had the site open, it would reflect an error.

Twitter has now put out a response message on the outage. Twitter’s Support handle tweeted, “Some users may have recently experienced issues accessing Twitter on mobile & web. The issue has now been resolved.”

Check out the tweet below

The Twitter error response page reads, “Something is technically wrong.Thanks for noticing—we’re going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon.” Twitter iOS and Android app appeared to work fine for us during the outage period. According to downrightnow, Twitter experienced a service disruption with the website.

Twitter was also down on Monday evening for India users. “Between 6:23 am and 6:33 am PST (7.53 pm and 8.03 pm IST), some users were experiencing issues accessing Twitter via mobile and the Web. This issue has now been resolved. We apologise for any inconvenience,” Twitter said in a blog post.

Twitter has been experiencing several disruptions over the past few months, with the most recent outage being reported on January 15.

With PTI inputs