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  • Virat Kohli issued notice by Kerala HC over association with online rummy game Jan 27, 2021 03:55 PM IST

    Virat Kohli issued notice by Kerala HC over association with online rummy game

    The action by the court came while hearing a petition which sought a ban on online rummy games. The Chief Justice-headed bench asked the Kerala government to file a reply on the demand raised by the petitioner.

  • Policy | Is it time to regulate gambling in India? Nov 19, 2019 01:25 PM IST

    Policy | Is it time to regulate gambling in India?

    It is widely recognised that a total ban on gambling is neither feasible nor desirable as it creates a vicious circle, which causes substantial monetary loss to the economy.

  • Casino in Daman? Delta Corp subsidiary files writ petition in Bombay HC seeking licence Dec 14, 2018 05:31 PM IST

    Casino in Daman? Delta Corp subsidiary files writ petition in Bombay HC seeking licence

    In 2014, Delta had appealed to the authorities for permission, but the plan fell through

  • All India Gaming Federation writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking action against offshore betting websites Nov 16, 2018 06:05 PM IST

    All India Gaming Federation writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking action against offshore betting websites

    Some of the websites that are accused of doing the same and named in the letter send to the PM include betfair.com, jetwin.com, bodogindia.com,bet365.com and others

  • Opinion | Legalise betting, it’s a common sense thing to do Jul 06, 2018 03:10 PM IST

    Opinion | Legalise betting, it’s a common sense thing to do

    If you want to bet on the ongoing cricket series between England and India, it is legal to place a bet in London, but illegal if done in New Delhi. This shows the facetiousness of preventing betting

  • Should betting, gambling be legalised in India? Law Commission May 30, 2017 06:47 PM IST

    Should betting, gambling be legalised in India? Law Commission

    The commission has asked the general public to tell how far will legalising betting and gambling be "morally correct" in the Indian circumstances.

  • Gambling not a taboo; cig, liquor -ve for industry: Delta Corp Oct 28, 2016 05:15 PM IST

    Gambling not a taboo; cig, liquor -ve for industry: Delta Corp

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC-TV18, Mody shared his reasons for entering into the gambling industry, the challenges he faced and his second innings as an entrepreneur.

  • Integrity in Sport agreement with FIFA suspended: Interpol Jun 13, 2015 12:08 PM IST

    Integrity in Sport agreement with FIFA suspended: Interpol

    The international police body won 20 million euros (USD 22.4 million) from FIFA under a 2011 deal to create a 10-year programme to tackle match-rigging and illegal gambling - its biggest single contribution from any private partner.

  • As Asia embraces casinos, India hedges its bets Jun 24, 2013 09:36 AM IST

    As Asia embraces casinos, India hedges its bets

    Despite socially conservative India's ambivalence about gambling, consultancy firm KPMG estimated that USD 60 billion was wagered in the country in 2010. Much of the gambling is illegal but attitudes are slowly changing as more Asian countries embrace gaming as a revenue generator and tourist draw.

  • 7 charged in $6bn online money laundering case May 29, 2013 09:55 AM IST

    7 charged in $6bn online money laundering case

    In Costa Rica, all online businesses are legal and there aren't any laws regulating them, so the country has been attracting entrepreneurs setting up Internet-based companies that do everything from e-commerce to gambling banned in other countries.

  • Australian casino hit by 'Ocean's Eleven' heist Mar 15, 2013 09:49 PM IST

    Australian casino hit by 'Ocean's Eleven' heist

    In an Ocean's eleven style-heist, a foreign gambler infiltrated Australia's biggest casino's surveillance system to spy on other player's cards and pulled-off a USD 33 million fraud.

  • Web gambling gets boost from Obama administration Dec 26, 2011 11:10 AM IST

    Web gambling gets boost from Obama administration

    The Obama administration cleared the way for US states to legalize Internet poker and certain other online betting in a switch that may help them reap billions in tax revenue and spur web-based gambling.

  • Australia to crack down on live odds at sports events May 27, 2011 01:19 PM IST

    Australia to crack down on live odds at sports events

    Australia will crack down on bookmakers promoting live odds during sports broadcasts out of fears the practice is pushing youth and the vulnerable into gambling.

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