Gaming

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...

Pakistani woman enters India illegally to marry UP man she met on online ludo app

A 19-year-old Pakistani woman entered India illegally to marry a man named Mulayam Singh Yadav whom she met online on a ludo gaming app....

Bankrupt but business as usual: the clandestine operations of rogue operator 1xBet continue

1xBet, the controversial and rogue offshore betting website, was declared bankrupt by the Dutch Supreme Court earlier this week. Incorporated in Curacao, a Dutch...

Nepal: TikTok emerges as online gambling platform, police begin crackdown and arrest four

The Chinese app TikTok, which is owned by tech giant ByteDance, is used by a group of people to engage in gambling in Nepal....

Delta Corp directed to undertake impact assessment for integrated township project

Delta Corp, which recently received the necessary permissions from the Goa government to go ahead with the Rs 3,000 crore integrated resort-cum-casino township at...

Kerala: Police make arrests in online lottery gambling case, several other cases of lottery frauds reported in state

A number of online lottery gambling cases have surfaced in the Malappuram district of Kerala. It has also been reported that there is a...

Playtika targets Angry Birds developer with over $700 million acquisition proposal

Shares in the company that owns the "Angry Birds" mobile game series shot up on Friday after it revealed that a rival developer “Playtika”...

AI-powered bot ChatGPT churns out fairly accurate answers on online gaming in India

The Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered chatbot, ChatGPT, is making waves in the AI industry with its comprehensive and fairly accurate answers. The tool is...

Australia: Three major gambling companies found taking bets on cricket matches featuring minors

Australia's National Children's Commissioner, Anne Hollonds, is outraged by the news that three of Australia's largest gambling companies are taking bets on international cricket matches...

Mangalore: DYFI demands police to act against skill based games and gambling centres

On Thursday, the Democratic youth federation of India (DYFI) staged a demonstration to call the police to take action against the city's skill games,...

Punjab: 88-year-old man from Derabassi wins 5 crore lottery

Despite having a humble upbringing, Mahant Dwarka Dass, a native of Trivedi Camp in Punjab's Derabassi neighborhood, won a staggering Rs 5 crore in...

Riot Games lay off 46 employees due to ‘Strategic Priorities’

Riot Games is laying off employees across several departments like Publishing, HR and esports. The company behind League of Legends announced the layoffs of...

Indore: Three people arrested for operating online cricket betting ring

Three members of a gang were arrested by the Crime Branch on Thursday for allegedly running an online cricket betting network in Indore district...

Macau’s Judiciary Police plans to collaborate with casinos to tackle illegal currency exchange activities

Macau's Judiciary Police are intending to collaborate with local casino security and surveillance units to tackle illegal currency exchange activities with a "tailored" approach....

Australia: Melbourne-based council mayor bans gambling ads from local sports games, asks others to follow suit

Tina Samardzija, the mayor of City of Monash, a local council in Melbourne (Victoria), has called on councils across Australia to follow her policy...

Macau hands 18-year jail term to former Suncity head Alvin Chau

Alvin Chau, the former head of Macau’s junket operator Suncity, has been sentenced to 18 years in prison by a Special Administrative Region's (SAR)...

Singapore expects tourist numbers to double in 2023, casinos expect boost in visitors

The city of Singapore is expecting a considerable rise in visitors in 2023, with the number of tourists doubling in comparison to 2022. Last...

Esha Gupta releases new ad campaign with illegal betting platform Khelraja

Renowned Bollywood actress and social media personality Esha Gupta is featured in real-money gaming brand Khelraja's latest ad campaign. The offshore betting platform signed...

Delta Corp’s net profit rises 20.52% in December 2022 quarter

Listed casino and hospitality player Delta Corp yesterday announced the quarterly financial results for the quarter ended on 31 December 2022. Revenue from gaming...

Two men die during cockfights in Andhra Pradesh, activity continues unabated despite ban

On Sunday, January 15, two persons died in separate cockfight incidents on account of Sankranti in Andhra Pradesh. The incidents took place in the...