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Noida: Police bust international gaming-betting racket, arrest eight people

Eight people have been arrested in Noida, Uttar Pradesh after the police busted an international gang operating online gaming and betting applications. According to...

Kerala: Lottery winners to get training in financial management

The lottery winners' training program that was announced in the 2021–22 budget is set to commence soon. The Gulati Institute of Finance and Taxation...

University of Sheffield reports restricting gambling advertising may reduce harm

Researchers at the University of Sheffield showed a direct relationship between the people exposed to gambling advertisements and their intentions to gamble on a...

Microsoft reports 13% fall in gaming revenue for December quarter

Less than a week after announcing that 10,000 employees would be laid off, Microsoft has released its earnings report for the quarter ending December...

Kerala: Lottery agents exempted from paying TCS tax dues by income tax department

Lottery agents will not be required to pay Tax Collection at Source (TCS) for the period October 2020 to March 2021, as per a...

UK: Gambling Commission fines In Touch Games $7.5 million for repeat offences

In Touch Games (ITG) has been slapped with a $7.5 million (£6.1 million) fine by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) for repeat violations. Andrew...

5 biggest esports tournaments and leagues in the world

Electronic sports, or "esports," is a term for competitions involving video games. Esports are frequently planned, multiplayer video game contests between professional players who...

Macau to host G2E Asia in-person casino trade event this year for first time after 2019

Macau will be hosting the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) Asia casino trade event in-person this year. After the cancellation of the 2020–2022 events due...

Maharashtra: Robber arrested for stealing car batteries to play online rummy

A robber who stole batteries from automobiles parked at service roads and gas stations along the MIDC highway in Satara city was recently apprehended...

Online gaming companies and industry bodies submit suggestions to Meity on draft rules

Various stakeholders of the online gaming industry have submitted their suggestions to the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) regarding the draft online...

Kolhapur: Schoolboy wins Rs 1 crore on Dream11 fantasy sports app

A seventh class student from Murgud in Kolhapur district has won Rs 1 crore after creating a winning team on the Dream11 fantasy gaming...

Legalise sports betting, have Pan-India regulations: UKIBC in submissions to Meity

With the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) extending the deadline for giving feedback on draft online gaming rules, the UK India Business...

Maharashtra: NCP demands filing cases against artists promoting online rummy

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) members now demand that state government initiate action against several film actors for promoting and advertising online gambling and...

Sony’s gaming head meets EU antitrust chief regarding Microsoft – Activision Blizzard deal

A meeting between Sony's head of gaming Jim Ryan and European Union (EU) antitrust head Margrethe Vestager recently took place regarding Microsoft's $69 billion...

First gameplay trailer of made-in-India Battle Royale game Indus releases, pre-registrations commence

The first gameplay trailer of Indus, the highly anticipated Made-in-India battle royale game, is now out. The game is being developed by the Pune-based...

Kerala: Onam Bumper 2022 lottery winner opens own lottery shop

Winner of the Onam bumper lucky draw, Anoop, have opened a lottery shop at Manakkad Junction. The 30-year-old won Rs 25 crore from Kerala...