Gambling

Nasal spray tested to kick gambling habit

Nasal spray tested to kick gambling habit

The spray contains naloxone, an emergency treatment for opiate overdoses.

Jan 09, 2018, 17:56 PM IST
Saudi Prince lost more than $350 mn, five wives in gambling at Egypt’s casino...REALLY!

Saudi Prince lost more than $350 mn, five wives in gambling at Egypt’s casino...REALLY!

The article claimed the Prince had an “incredible losing streak” over a six-hour gambling spree at the Sinai Grand Casino in Egypt’s Sharm El Sheik resort zone.

Jun 12, 2017, 16:41 PM IST

Mega online gambling ring busted in Vietnam

Two cars, four computers, 16 cell phones, and 461 million Vietnamese dong ($20,400) in cash were confiscated.
 

May 29, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Pakistani men set to hang in Singapore for murder

Two Pakistani men face the gallows in Singapore after a court on Friday found them guilty of murdering a compatriot over a gambling dispute and dismembering the body.

Feb 17, 2017, 14:18 PM IST
Internet gaming as addictive as gambling? Let's find out

Internet gaming as addictive as gambling? Let's find out

Playing games on internet is not as addictive as gambling, says a new study.

Nov 05, 2016, 10:19 AM IST
Bizarre: Man puts wife at stake in IPL gambling, loses her

Bizarre: Man puts wife at stake in IPL gambling, loses her

In a bizarre incident, Just like the Mahabharata in which Yudhishthir lost his wife Draupadi , who was put at stake in a gambling game, a man from Govindnagar area of Kanpur district of Uttar Pradesh put his wife at stake in an Indian Premier League (IPL) betting game and lost her.

May 29, 2016, 10:27 AM IST
Online gambling growing among teenagers: Study

Online gambling growing among teenagers: Study

Here's a new finding.

Mar 31, 2016, 19:08 PM IST
Amaya CEO David Baazov charged with insider trading by Quebec regulator

Amaya CEO David Baazov charged with insider trading by Quebec regulator

Canadian gambling website operator Amaya Inc`s Chief Executive David Baazov has been charged with insider trading by Quebec`s securities regulator.

Mar 23, 2016, 20:15 PM IST
Unexpected sports wins, sunny days trigger gambling

Unexpected sports wins, sunny days trigger gambling

The researchers obtained from the New York State Gaming Commission data on daily purchases of non-jackpot-based lottery games in the New York city over the entire years of 2011 and 2012.

Jan 25, 2016, 17:00 PM IST

Online gambling busted, 24 arrested

Acting on a tip-off, a police team raided three places and arrested 24 people for online gambling.

Oct 22, 2015, 01:02 AM IST

600 people arrested in Beijing for gambling, prostitution

Chinese police have busted 68 organised gangs and arrested 600 people here after conducting raids against prostitution, gambling and illicit drug use.

May 24, 2015, 17:33 PM IST

Chronic gambling linked to depression

Gambling and depression could develop hand-in-hand from the teenage years to early adulthood.

May 22, 2015, 16:02 PM IST

TMC behind death of youth who protested against gambling, alleges BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday blamed Trinamool Congress (TMC) goons for the murder of a youth who had protested against gambling in South 24 Parganas district.

May 02, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

Chinese police nets 5,100 for online prostitution, gambling

 In a nationwide crackdown on online prostitution, gambling and arms deals, Chinese police have detained more than 5,100 people, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) announced on Wednesday.

Apr 29, 2015, 22:48 PM IST

Girl power drives British royal baby name betting

Prince William and his wife Kate`s second baby will be a girl, bookmakers predicted Thursday, with Alice tipped as the most likely name for Britain`s new royal baby.

Apr 17, 2015, 00:17 AM IST
Brendan Rodgers won`t gamble on Daniel Sturridge fitness

Brendan Rodgers won`t gamble on Daniel Sturridge fitness

Brendan Rodgers has no intention of gambling on the fitness of Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge at Sunderland on Saturday.

Jan 09, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

Mumbai cops crackdown on bars, gambling and video parlours

Mumbai Police have raided seven commercial establishments since December 31 night and arrested as many as 110 people for allegedly carrying out illegal activities and violating rules, and rescued several bar girls.

Jan 04, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

China arrests 87,000 for gambling, prostitution

Police in China have arrested 87,000 people in the campaign against gambling and prostitution that was launched earlier this year, the ministry of public security said.

Dec 30, 2014, 00:57 AM IST

'China arrests thousands in porn, gambling crackdown'

 China has detained over 30,000 people during a two-month clamp down on pornography and gambling, state news agency Xinhua reported on Sunday.

Dec 22, 2014, 08:36 AM IST

Thousands arrested in China porn, gambling crackdown

 Police in China`s Guangdong province on Sunday said they captured more than 30,000 suspects in a two-month crackdown on porn and gambling.

Dec 21, 2014, 23:38 PM IST