Tag: Tamil Nadu

Ramadoss urges Governor to give assent for Gaming Ban Bill after another online rummy-related suicide

A young man named Gunaseelan in Madurai, Tamil Nadu took his own life after losing around Rs 2 lakh playing online rummy. He was...

Tamil Nadu: AIDWA members threaten to lay siege to Raj Bhavan over Gaming Ban Bill

During a demonstration on Wednesday, All India Democratic Women's Association (AIDWA) members threatened to lay siege to Raj Bhavan if their petitions asking the...

PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss wonders rationale behind Governor not giving assent for Gaming Ban Bill

The leader of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), Anbumani Ramadoss is questioning Tamil Nadu (TN) Governor R.N. Ravi for delaying his assent for the Tamil...

PMK founder insists Governor to give assent to law banning online gambling

S. Ramadoss, the founder of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), reaffirmed the need for the Tamil Nadu (TN) Governor to swiftly give his assent to...

Tamil Nadu: Suicide victims’ kin allege cases being wrongly attributed to online rummy and gambling

In Tamil Nadu, some cases relating to people committing suicides have been attributed to be due to the addiction to online gambling. However, these...

Rotary findings raise big questions around sensational misreporting of suicides in TN

A humanitarian project in Tamil Nadu has revealed instances of glaring misreporting regarding the sensational suicides in the state due to addiction to online...

TN govt advised to rationalize gaming laws after no direct relation between suicide, online gaming

The latest study from a leading Indian psychiatrist, Dr Sandip H Shah, has revealed to the Tamil Nadu government that a direct relation between...

Greater Chennai police conduct workshop for cops to steer clear of online rummy

The after-effects of suffering huge losses in online games for stakes have ruined many families. Even members of the police force have not been...

Casino on cruise creates political storm in Chennai and Puducherry

Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin flagged off the state's first-ever luxury cruise line 'The Empress' from the Chennai Port earlier this month. But...