Twitter is down for some users in US, Europe, and Japan

Twitter is down for hundreds of users across the UK

TWITTER • GETTYTwitter is down for hundreds of users across the UK

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

As of now, the micro-blogging website seems to have been restored.

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Kansas City Royals Game One
It was a metaphor for everything that could and did go wrong for the Blue Jays during their nightmare 2012 season. Miller said pieces of ice crashed to the turf in right field along with some insulation from the roof.

Earlier in January this year, Twitter went down in a similar fashion and it could not be reached at all.

Users took to another social media giant, Facebook, to report outages on the east coast of the US, Canada, Japan and the Philippines Tuesday. The Twitter app for mobile meanwhile is failing to "retrieve your tweets" as of this moment.

Grand National faller Saint Are recovers
I thought I had it, but you're so nervous watching it. "When we were coming in somebody said to us why don't you enter so I did". On the way down the commentator said I was the oldest in the race so I thought "I'd better not come back next year".

An error message that pops up when trying to access Twitter says "Something is technically wrong".

As of 10am in New York City, almost 300 official reports were made to downdetector. The message further reads, "Thanks for noticing - we're going to fix it up and have things back to normal soon".

Scientists Discover Enzyme That Eats The Worst Polluting Plastics
A high definition 3D model of the enzyme was created, using the powerful x-ray beamline at Diamond Light Source in Oxfordshire. The findings are reported in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (link down at time of writing).

Reported outages on downdetector were as high as 6,500 at one point.

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