WhatsApp reportedly down in India and globally for 60 percent users

Paytm said the feature will roll out to Android users on Thursday and to iOS users subsequently. File

Paytm said the feature will roll out to Android users on Thursday and to iOS users subsequently. File

WhatsApp was hit by a major outage on Friday morning, preventing people around the globe from using the world's most popular messaging app.

Downdetector.com said over a thousand of WhatsApp customers reported issues using the app and 60 per cent customers were having issue connecting to it. Some even said their privacy settings can not be updated. This is not the first outage that WhatsApp has suffered in 2017.

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It's something that means a lot to me". "I need to play well, but as I say, I hope to be ready to make that happen", remarked Nadal.

Burn! Can anything be worse than this?

Indeed, people were unable to send or receive messages, and it is reported in various media outlets that the issue was down to a "server problem".

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England face Germany on Friday November 10 at the national stadium, before welcoming Brazil to the same venue four days later. The Liverpool duo of Sturridge and Oxlade-Chamberlain have been left out, as has Manchester United centre-back Smalling.

Scores of users from South Africa, India and the United Kingdom took to microblogging social network Twitter lamenting the issue. "This issue has been fixed and we apologise for the inconvenience". It showed that the outage was global in nature, with severely affected regions being Europe, India and Malaysia. Facebook or WhatsApp are yet to officially comment on the outage. Earlier in May, WhatsApp faced a similar problem but unlike today the outage went for few hours (much longer than today). Disbelief morphed into extreme mirth as social media exploded in jokes, mostly at WhatsApp's expense.

The application owned by Facebook is down since 4pm, but gradually recovered within an hour.

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