Tag: Tamil Nadu

If there is a law preventing a state from enacting online gambling act, please present it: S Regupathy to Centre

Tamil Nadu Law Minister S Regupathy has again contested the argument that the state government has no authority to enact a law to ban...

Tamil Nadu government has no authority to ban online games: Centre to Madras HC

Three Senior Advocates, representing online gaming companies, argued in the Madras High Court today that the state government's ban on online skill games goes...

Tamil Nadu: Anbumani Ramadoss suggests state to hire senior lawyers to defend online gaming law

DMK leader and BAMA President Anbumani Ramadoss had his say in the ongoing case in Madras High Court between the state and online gaming...

Tamil Nadu: State govt asserts online gambling act well under legislative competence

Responding to the multiple pleas challenging the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Online Gambling and Regulation of Online Games Act, the state government has filed...

Tamil Nadu: PMK’s Anbumani Ramadoss demands counseling for gambling addicts

Pattali Makkal Katchi's (PMK) president Anbumani Ramadoss spoke on the recent suicide case due to losing money on online rummy and called out the...

TN BJP chief questions state govt over gaming ban law implementation after another suicide case

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) state president K Annamalai has quizzed the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) government today over the implementation of the recently enacted...

Madras HC allows state govt to justify gambling ban in 20 more days

The Madras High Court on Saturday, June 10, has provided a 20-days time to the Tamil Nadu state government in order to respond to...

Tamil Nadu: Education Board removes examples containing playing cards from class VI and X textbooks

According to reports, the sixth and tenth class textbooks no longer include lessons on card games like rummy, following demands from academics, teachers, and...

Madras HC denies interim protection to gaming companies

The Madras High Court today (27 April) refused interim protection to online gaming companies against the Tamil Nadu Prohibition of Online Gambling and Regulation...

AIGF files writ petition in Madras HC against new Online Gaming law

Following up on their previous statement, the All India Gaming Federation (AIGF) has filed a petition in the Madras High Court (HC) against the...

Major RMG companies geo-block users from Tamil Nadu after ban comes into force

Major online gaming platforms have started geo-blocking access to their services to users in the state of Tamil Nadu due to implementation of Tamil...

Tamil Nadu implements online gaming law, operators to start complying

The long awaited law to prohibit online games of rummy and poker has come into force in Tamil Nadu with the government notifying the...

Tamil Nadu to set up Online Gaming Authority soon

New reports suggest that the Tamil Nadu state government will set up an Online Gaming Authority in a few days to put the Online...

Tamil Nadu: Sarathkumar requests Centre to ban all forms of online gambling

Popular actor and politician Sarathkumar Ramanathan has made an urgent request to the Centre requesting it to ban all types of gambling including online...

Tamil Nadu: Govt starts removing ad banners of online gambling platforms on state transport buses

Online gambling platforms' advertisement banners on the back of state transport buses in Tamil Nadu are being removed. The development follows the Tamil Nadu...

‘You just want headlines and nothing else,’ says R Ashwin on being asked about online gambling

Popular Indian cricketer and veteran off spinner, Ravichandran Ashwin, seemingly got annoyed and clapped back at a journalist on being asked about his views...