Yahoo hit by technical problems

LONDON: US Internet search engine UU. Yahoo He suffered a technical failure on Thursday, said the company, which affected thousands of users, especially email account holders in Britain.

Plus services are back online, Yahoo tweeted around 1530 GMT while attempting to fix the problem that was first flagged more than seven hours earlier.

"This is a technical issue that affected our services . We are sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience as we get everything back up and running," the company added.

According to the Downdetector interrupt alert service, problems have occurred mainly in Europe, parts of the United States and in India.