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China busts World Cup gambling rings worth USD 3bn: Reports

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 16:48

Chinese police have uncovered a series of illegal World Cup betting cases involving almost USD 3 billion, media reported today, as authorities struggle to control the country`s growing gambling problem.

China jails 68 in online gambling bust

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 18:00

Gambling has been illegal on mainland China since 1949, though a state lottery does operate.

China jails 68 in online gambling bust

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 17:55

China has jailed 68 people for up to nine years for online gambling, state media said on Friday, making it the country`s largest such bust of a ring, which was valued at $78 billion.

Thai junta gets tough on World Cup gambling

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 16:22

Thailand`s military leaders are cracking down on illegal gambling, which is forecast to soar during the World Cup, as part of a campaign to clean up the country and restore its image.

Ben Affleck`s gambling problem causes trouble in wife`s life?

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 15:20

Ben Affleck`s gambling fiasco is allegedly troubling his actress wife Jennifer Garner.

Goa tourism minister says no to offshore casinos

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 12:56

In what can spell further trouble for the offshore casino industry in Goa, Union Minister for Tourism (independent charge) Sripad Naik has said "he is against the offshore casinos".

4 arrested for gambling in Ghaziabad

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 07:33

Police on Tuesday claimed to have busted a gang of gamblers with the arrest of four persons in the city.

Dutch thief claims match-fixing in football `happens far more than people believe

Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 12:37

Alleged match-fixer Paul Rooy has questioned Holland`s 8-1 win over Hungary from behind the bars in Holland, who was handed over to the Dutch authorities after being arrested in Germany for handling stolen works of art.

`Mad Indian gambler` in UK kills lonely escort to pay off gambling losses

Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 12:58

Conman Rakesh Bhayani aka `mad Indian gambler` has been reportedly found guilty of murdering a lonely escort and former lover to pay off his gambling losses and save his marriage.

CBI chief regrets rape remark; NCW issues notice

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 08:06

In a shocking as well as controversial remark, CBI director Ranjit Sinha compared the legalisation of sports betting to `enjoying` sexual assault.

Why gambling is sanctioned on Diwali

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 12:12

Have you ever wondered why a vice, like card playing, is a part of Diwali celebrations?

Jackie Chan supports docu-film exposing illegal wildlife trade

Last Updated: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 12:35

Jackie Chan has joined the fight against the slaughter of elephants for ivory products by throwing his support behind the Canada-Germany co-production `Gambling on Extinction`.