24 million Twitter users never tweet
24 million Twitter users never tweet

Nearly 24 million out of 284 million Twitter users do not tweet at all, reveals the latest data filed by the micro-blogging site with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Councillor's election cancelled for hiding information in Bihar

State Election Commission has cancelled the election of a councillor of Sasaram in Bihar for hiding information about his children.

Rajasthan civic poll results to be declared tomorrow

Jaipur: The electoral fortune of 7,375 candidates for 46 civic bodies of Rajasthan including six municipal corporations will be declared on Tuesday.

SEC orders transfer of police officer on code violation charge

The State Election Commission Odisha on Tuesday ordered transfer of a police inspector as both the ruling BJD and opposition Congress lodged allegation and counter allegation against each other on charge of model code of violation.

Attacking SEC similar to insulting Constitution: Union minister

Referring to West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee`s attacks against State Election Commission (SEC), Union minister Abu Hasem Khan Chowdhury said "insulting" it was similar to insulting Constitution.

Mamata vows to take revenge `democratically` against SEC

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday slammed the State Election Commission (SEC).

HC requests Bengal officials to meet SEC members

The Calcutta High Court on Friday requested West Bengal`s chief secretary, home secretary and DGP to meet State Election Commission officials by Saturday to arrange security of candidates for the coming panchayat elections.

Bengal govt should stop interfering in SEC: CPI(M)

The West Bengal government should stop interfering in the matters of the State Election Commission and allow it to hold the panchayat elections on time, the CPI(M) said on Tuesday.

WB govt announces fresh rural poll dates, SEC unmoved

The State Election Commission told the Calcutta High Court that it would not conduct the polls without deployment of central paramilitary forces.

No violation of model code by Naveen, says SEC

Orissa SEC found no violation of model code of
conduct for next month`s panchayat polls by BJD president and Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.

SEC looking into complaints of irregularities

The Tamil Nadu State Election
Commission on Tuesday said it was looking into complaints of
alleged irregularities in the first phase of polling for local

SEC bans jailed Sachdeva from practising as consultant

Sujata Sachdeva was jailed for embezzling USD 34 mn from Koss Corporation.

India urges SEC not to fine Satyam

India has urged the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) not to impose fine on Satyam, now Mahindra Satyam, in view of irregularities as the company was also listed there.

Cong complaint with SEC against Reddys, Sreeramulu

The Congress in Karnataka has
lodged a complaint with the SEC against
three ministers - the Reddy brothers and health minister B
Sreeramulu for allegedly `hijacking` 600 Bellary district gram
panchayat members.

FBI arrests Madoff computer programmers

The FBI on Friday arrested two computer programmers allegedly employed by Wall Street conman Bernard Madoff to cook the books in his decades-long, multi-billion dollar Ponzi scheme.

Two US Madoff victims file suit against SEC

Two victims of the Ponzi scheme operated by New York swindler Bernard Madoff have filed a lawsuit accusing the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of "gross negligence" and seeking compensation.

Ex-Moody`s employee warned SEC about muni issues

As Congress steps up scrutiny of the credit rating industry, allegations by another former employee of Moody`s Investors Service have come to light and the big rating agency is being called to account before a House panel.

US regulators propose ban on `flash` trading

US securities regulators proposed on Thursday a ban on flash orders that stock exchanges send to a select group of traders, fractions of a second before revealing them publicly.

Judge delays approval of BofA, SEC settlement

A federal judge said Monday he needs more information before he can decide whether to approve a $33 million settlement between Bank of America Corp. and the Securities and Exchange Commission over executive bonuses.

GE to pay $50 mn penalty as part of SEC settlement

Diversified conglomerate General
Electric will pay a penalty of USD 50 million to the US market
regulator Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as part of
a settlement related to alleged accounting irregularities.