It appears that our very own biggest social network Facebook in experiencing a serious downtime atleast in India (IST 10:00 AM). We have been trying to figure out the reason. On the other hand, it is working fine on Mobile devices.
UPDATE: It went live around (IST 11:50 AM).
While on Twitter people have already started a big discussion, and its trending. It appears as it is some DNS error. #Facebook #DNS. It appears to be a DNS shift which is causing the problems for Indian ISP's. People on Twitter are recommending to switching to OpenDNS. (???)
All the Facebook plugins on website ain't working either.
Somebody Tweeted with a possible solution by using Google's Public DNS 126.96.36.199, Problems solved. Atleast for the time being. Something similar happened 5 days ago in Europe. Read here
A cool website to check out where was Facebook Down. www.facebookdown.com
So its Fail Whale for Facebook now. Are you also facing this issue? Tell us in the comments section.