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Tuesday, August 09, 2022



13 arrested for gambling in two separate raids

August 08, 2022 2:32 am

A police complaint was lodged against all the accused under the Gambling Act in Kalka police station.

Crime Branch takes over 14 Matka gambling cases

August 06, 2022 7:14 am

“But soon after the arrests, these customers and book-makers were released on bail... Bailable sections are applicable in such cases and once book-makers come out, they start their gambling business again,” said an officer.

Doc detained for faking own kidnap; to extort Rs 15 L from father

August 05, 2022 7:02 am

Police informed that Doctor Sanket had allegedly owed his friends Rs 26.5 lakh after losing money in online gambling.

Ahmedabad doctor held for 'faking own kidnap' to extort Rs 15 lakh from father

August 04, 2022 9:54 pm

Dr Sanket Shah allegedly cheated his father previously out of Rs 12 lakh by claiming that his car had met with an accident.

Karnataka man cooks up kidnap story to extort Rs 5 lakh from parents, repay gambling debt

June 30, 2022 9:16 am

The police later found out that the mobile from which the “kidnapper” had called was active in Goa. A team was immediately dispatched to Goa.

Govt asks media to refrain from carrying ads on online betting

June 14, 2022 2:22 am

It mentioned that ads of online betting are “misleading, and do not appear to be in strict conformity with the Consumer Protection Act 2019, Advertising Code under the Cable Television Networks Regulation Act, 1995, and advertisement norms under the Norms of Journalistic Conduct laid down by the Press Council of India.

Gambling: What happens in the brain when we get hooked - and how to regain control

February 25, 2022 6:56 pm

Unlike alcohol and drug addiction, where the symptoms are physically noticeable, gambling addiction creates less obvious signs.

Punjab: Three arrested for gambling, Rs 1.20 Lakh seized

February 14, 2022 12:42 am

They were identified as Sanjay of Sector 38, Arun of Sector 24 and Jaipal of Dadu Majra.

The rising human cost of sports betting

January 31, 2022 11:28 am

About 2% of Americans, roughly 6.6 million people, struggle with gambling addiction, according to Keith Whyte, executive director of the National Council on Problem Gambling. A growing number bet on sports.

Tamil Nadu: Father sells newborn to pay off debt, arrested along with two others

January 26, 2022 10:06 am

🔴 The police booked all the three men on January 23 under Section 81 of the Juvenile Justice Act. They were later remanded and lodged at Manaparai sub-jail.