In Kerala, beggar hits jackpot winning Rs 65 lakh lottery

Lady luck smiled on a 35-year-old physically-challenged beggar who had come to Kerala seeking "better pastures" from Andhra Pradesh with the man winning a prize money of Rs 65 lakh of a state-run lottery.

Kerala Lottery draw Karunya Plus (KN-101) Result today

Kerala Lottery draw Karunya Plus (KN-101) Result today

The results of Kerala Lottery draw Karunya Plus (KN-101) will be declared at 2:30 pm on Thursday.

Kerala lottery results today: Check www.keralalotteries.info

Kerala lottery results today: Check www.keralalotteries.info

The wait is over for those who are awaiting results of lotteries in Kerala.

West Bengal worker, who won Rs 1 crore lottery in Kerala, heads home

West Bengal worker, who won Rs 1 crore lottery in Kerala, heads home

A 22-year-old migrant worker from West Bengal won a Rs 1 crore Kerala government lottery just three days after coming to the city looking for work.

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.

Know how to choose numbers for winning lottery

Know how to choose numbers for winning lottery

Choosing numbers by following a few tips may lift up the chances of your winning a lottery.

Jackpot hits $1.5 billion in US lottery record

The largest jackpot in US history shot up to $1.5 billion on Tuesday, driven by record sales as people flock across state lines and international borders to buy tickets.

 

Now, temples in Kerala out of bounds for beggars, lottery vendors

Now, temples in Kerala out of bounds for beggars, lottery vendors

Begging and selling of lottery tickets in temples and its surroundings in Kerala have been prohibited from Thursday.

London judge to rule on bridge`s sporting status

Whether or not the card game bridge should be classed as a sport is set to be the subject of a legal ruling in London`s High Court later this year, the English Bridge Union said Monday.

Top IPS officer suspended in Bangalore over lottery racket links

The Karnataka government has suspended Bangalore's Additional Commissioner of Police (ACP) Alok Kumar for his alleged links with the alleged operator of an illegal lottery business.

British couple wins £1 million lottery prize for second time

A British couple have won £1 million in the EuroMillions lottery for second time in 20 months.

Indian woman wins 20kg gold worth Rs 5 crore in UAE

 A 25-year-old Indian woman, working here as an engineer, has won 20 kg gold worth a whopping five crore rupees in a lucky draw.

China jails 68 in online gambling bust

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

US man`s speeding excuse: I won USD 50,000 lottery!

Cops in the US made an exception for a man busted for speeding, allowing him to go without a ticket after he told them that he had just won a USD 50,000 lottery and was rushing to collect the prize.

US lottery winner scoops $425 million jackpot; 6th biggest ever

A single ticket bought in the San Francisco bay area scooped the sixth highest lottery jackpot in US history on Wednesday, winning roughly $425 million, lottery officials said.

Kerala launches lottery to help poor girls` wedding

The Kerala government has decided to launch a weekly lottery to mobilise funds for providing financial support for wedding of girls from poor families.

US Mega Millions lottery up to $344 million, fourth biggest in its history

The winning numbers have been drawn for the fourth-largest jackpot in the history of the Mega Millions lottery that is played in the majority of US states but it is not yet known if a matching ticket was sold.

Meet the man who won multi-million dollar jackpot twice

They say, it`s better to be born lucky than rich. Scores of people buy lottery tickets on a routine basis, hoping to strike gold at least once in their lifetime, but most fail.

‘Lottery winning’ EPL footballer fears fans` backlash

A top footballer from the Premier League has won 125,000 pounds in Lottery, but the star player has requested anonymity to avoid getting abused from fans.

Are you the 64 million pounds jackpot winner?

If the ticket holder for the big prize from EuroMillions lottery draw doesn’t turn up till 23:00 GMT, the entire moolah would go to the Good Causes fund.