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Rahul Dravid, Ranjit Sinha urge government to legalise sports betting in conference endorsed by Prime Minister

Top former cricketer Rahul Dravid and Ranjit Sinha Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), India’s premier investigating agency,  asked the government to consider legalising sports betting to prevent corruption in sport and bring revenues by way of taxation. In a panel discussion on legalising sports betting organised by CBI to …

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FICCI organises two-day conference on regulating sports betting, top legal luminaries and gaming companies bat for gambling regulation

The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) organised a two-day conference on ‘Regulating Sports Betting and Sports Law in India’ on 12th and 13th October 2013 in New Delhi.  Though government representatives and invited Minister were conspicuous by their absence and did not want to take part …

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Mirch Entertainment Pvt Ltd to launch real money Indian poker website with open source software from Sweden despite legal ambiguities

Swedish software development company Cubeia has announced a collaboration with Indian gaming company Mirch Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. to make a foray into the Indian skill games market by launching a real money poker website as per the company’s official press release. Commenting on the development, Aditya Oberoi, Director of Mirch …

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