Tag: india government

Government websites held hostage by online betting scam: Over 300 portals compromised, hacker activities traced to foreign locations

It has come to light that more than 300 government websites, including those of central and state governments, have fallen prey to hackers orchestrating...

Nicholas Pooran endorses banned website Parimatch India with impunity despite govt crackdown

The rise of illegal offshore betting platforms continues, with celebrities increasingly lending their names to these operations in an attempt to lure unsuspecting individuals...

E-Gaming Federation partners with Maharashtra government to promote responsible gaming

The E-Gaming Federation (EGF), a leading organization representing India’s skill-gaming industry, has recently entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of...

Go Nisha Go empowers girls with important life skills, receives global recognition

Howard Delafield International (HDI) recently hosted Gamechangers’ 24 at The Claridges, New Delhi on January 18. The event highlighted the impact of the USAID-funded...

Task force for AVGC sector to submit recommendations to Centre later this month

The Center is prepared to make a compelling argument for the inclusion of Indian culture in video games that reflects the nation's rich heritage...

I&B ministry task force advocates for games on Indian mythology and movies

According to documents seen by Hindustan Times (HT), a government task force has suggested developing stories for online video games based on Indian epics...

It’s time for the central government to end internal confusion on online skill gaming

It is trite to mention that online gaming is the next big sunrise sector in India. As per a recent KPMG report, the industry...

BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA launch: MeitY, MHA have no power to ban game for now

Tug of war to bring BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA (BGMI) continues! On the one hand, spirits are high as gaming aficionados are buzzing with conjecture...