Saturday, May 25, 2019

India

Mumbai police arrest suspected gamblers

  Mumbai rural police arrested seven people in two raids for suspected gambling. Five were picked up in a raid of a room in the...

Punjab leaders study Goa casino

  Ministers and legislators from the ruling coalition in Punjab state visited Casino Pride, one of Goa's largest offshore casinos, for three hours. The state...

Police raid gambling dens, arrest 31

    Police raided four gambling dens in Nagpur last week, making 31 arrests, also seizing Rs 55,900 in cash and 29 mobile phones.  

Smartphones help India gaming industry fill gender gap

With smartphones going mainstream and delivering gaming to a new, broader population, publishers and developers are keen to tap an audience beyond young males. ...

Tougher AML measures for Goa gamblers

Casinos in Goa will now be monitored. The Goa government has introduced stringent measures, which include casinos requiring customers to fill in a Know...

Gameloft leaves India, posts 27pct earnings boost

  Global mobile-gaming company Gameloft sacked 250 employees on Tuesday and shut down its Hyderabad branch, the only one in India, without any prior notification....

Goa to lose two casinos; Casino vessel to be auctioned

  The casino vessel M V Leela, owned by Golden Globe Hotels Pvt Ltd, would be taken over by the state government as an abandoned...

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