Tag: gambling

Protesters detained in Mumbai during demonstration against online gaming and gambling

Several supporters of independent MLA Bachchu Kadu were detained on Wednesday following a protest near Mantralaya in South Mumbai. The demonstrators gathered to voice...

One more suicide due to online rummy in TN, Ramadoss once again urges state govt to ban online gambling

Angamuthu, a rights holder from Chinna Manali in Salem district, reportedly lost a sum of money in online rummy, leading to debt and ultimately,...

Australia blocks more offshore gambling sites to protect consumers

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has instructed internet service providers (ISPs) to block access to additional offshore gambling websites operating in violation...

21 Indians arrested in a major raid in an illegal online gambling operation in Pattaya

A team of over 50 Pattaya police officers conducted a raid on an illegal online gambling operation hidden within a house in Soi Sukhumvit...

UK gambling charity calls for stricter advertising warnings amid Euro 2024 surge

With the expected increase in betting advertisements during the upcoming Euro 2024 football tournament, the UK’s gambling charity, GambleAware, is advocating for changes in...

Jakarta minister meets with Google to tackle online gambling using AI

Communications and Informatics Minister of Jakarta, Budi Arie Setiadi met with Google representatives to discuss using artificial intelligence (AI) to combat online gambling reported...

Nine detained for illegal gambling in Bangalore

The Ramamurthy Nagar police in Bangalore have detained nine individuals for illegal gambling, authorities announced on Tuesday reported Deccan Herald. On May 2, police received...

Police raid uncovers gambling ring in Raigarh, five arrested

At Raigarh district in Chattisgarh, Kharsia Police, led by Sub-Inspector Sanjay Kumar Nag, conducted a raid based on a tip-off. The raid occurred during...

Online gambling claims two more lives in Tamil Nadu, PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss urges government action

Two individuals in Tamil Nadu died by suicide due to financial losses incurred from online gambling. Anbumani Ramadoss, a politician and president of the...

Dr. S. Ramadoss urges government action following financial institution employee’s suicide linked to online gambling

Srinivasan, a young employee of a private financial institution from Mangat, Kanchipuram district, took his own life after succumbing to the pressures of online...

China and Philippines collaborate to repatriate offshore gambling suspects

Law enforcement agencies from China and the Philippines have sent back over 160 Chinese nationals involved in offshore gambling activities in the Philippines. The...

Strong growth predicted for Asia-Pacific gambling market says Mordor report

A recent report by Mordor Intelligence predicts strong growth for the Asia-Pacific gambling market, with a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) exceeding 6 percent...

EOW Chhattisgarh exposes former police officer in Mahadev App online gaming scandal

The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) recently exposed a secret online gambling operation associated with former police officer Arjun Yadav. This revelation stemmed from suspicious...

TN Online Gaming Authority proposes strict measures against online gambling advertisements

The Tamil Nadu Online Gaming Authority (TNOGA) announced on Thursday that it will implement strict measures against advertisements promoting online gambling and gaming of...

Pakistan test skipper Shan Masood declines to promote illegal online gambling brand

Pakistan's Test captain, Shan Masood, currently leading Yorkshire in English County cricket, has opted out of promoting the illegal online gambling company, Dafabet, reported...

29 illegal gambling dens raided in Goa, 29 arrested ahead of Lok Sabha elections

Goa witnessed a shutdown on illegal gambling activities as the state police conducted raids on 29 gambling dens. This raid resulted in the arrest...