Gaming

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...

Witzeal unveils new digital campaign titled ‘Big Cash Pe Aao, Jalwa Dikhao’

Witzeal, an online skill gaming technology company, today unveiled a digital campaign for its multi-gaming platform ‘Big Cash’ featuring the renowned OTT stars, Divyendu...

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...

Telangana police raid farmhouse on Hyderabad outskirts, arrest ruling party leaders for gambling

A special operations team of Telangana police today raided a farmhouse in Medipally on the outskirts of Hyderabad and arrested a deputy mayor and...

Sunday Times publish full front page ads promoting betting and gambling in blatant violation of MIB advisory

Sunday Times (Times of India group) today published full front-page advertisements promoting an illegal and rogue gambling brand Lotus365 despite two strongly worded advisories...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Tourists swarm gambling hub Macau over Lunar New Year

Over the Chinese New Year weekend, the largest gaming hotspot in the world, Macau, saw tens of thousands of tourists pour into its casinos...

5 major reasons why betting is illegal in India

Betting and gambling-related activities have been the center of debate in the gaming community for a long time. While some people oppose it, some...

Studio Sirah raises $2.6 million funds led by Kalaari Capital and Lumikai

Bengaluru based gaming studio, Studio Sirah, announced that the firm have raised $2.6 million with help from existing investor Lumikai and early-stage venture capital...

Nostra crosses 75 million monthly active users for online gaming through Glance lock screen

Nostra, a part of consumer technology business Glance, revealed that it has surpassed 75 million monthly active users for online gaming through the Glance...

Nazara Technologies reports 80% YoY revenue growth, 22% PAT growth in 9MFY23

Nazara Technologies, one of the leading diversified gaming & sports media platforms from India, has reported an 80% year-on-year (YoY) revenue growth and 22%...

Bowled.io ropes in Harsha Bhogle as their strategic investor

Popular cricket commentator Harsha Bhogle has joined the Play-to-earn game platform Bowled.io as a strategic investor. According to the company, Bhogle would head the...

Ahmedabad: Man charged for online ludo gambling

A 26-year-old man was arrested from the Memnagar locality of Ahmedabad by the police on Sunday night for reportedly using a website to gamble...