Tag Archives: Telangana
- Telangana eyes making gaming decrees permanent
October 23, 2017
The government of Telangana is not taking any chances when it comes to its laws against gambling. Several months ago, authorities in the Indian state issued two ordinances amending the Telangana’s Gaming Act of 1974 to ban online gambling. The first, called the Telangana State Gaming (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, added...
- India Supreme Court declines to hear online rummy petition
October 6, 2017
India’s online rummy operators were dealt a blow on Friday after the Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal of state laws prohibiting playing the game for stakes. On Friday, Indian wire services reported that a full bench of the Supreme Court in New Delhi had dismissed a writ petition...
- Rummy companies move to Tamil Nadu as challenges to Telangana’s decrees continue
September 1, 2017
Hit by Telangana's gaming ordinances, an online rummy company in India is turning to the Supreme Court for help. On Friday, Glaws.In reported that Krida Sports and Games Pvt. Ltd. has filed a new civil writ petition in the Supreme Court, stating "that rummy should be allowed to be played...
- Fresh ordinance now bans betting on all games of skill in Telangana
July 11, 2017
The government of Telangana has come up with a new ordinance against online gambling, even though the state’s High Court is still deliberating its previous gaming decree. Over the weekend, the Telangana Cabinet issued the fresh decree amending the Telangana State Gaming (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, which was issued several weeks...
- Delta Corp. enters online gambling space with Adda52.com buy
July 5, 2017
Gaming and hospitality company Delta Corp. has successfully made its foray into India’s online gambling space. In a regulatory filing to the National Stock Exchange of India, Delta Corp. announced that the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has approved its merger with Gauss Networks Pvt. Ltd., the company that owns...
- Ace2Three gets partial relief as court weigh in on Telangana gaming ordinance
June 29, 2017
A division bench of the Andhra Pradesh and Telangana High Court has given Indian rummy sites the green light to continue their operations—albeit with restrictions—as the court continues to deliberate on Telangana’s new gaming ordinance. On Thursday, GLaws.in reported that the High Court ruled that rummy companies based in Telangana...
India’s Supreme Court taking another look at sports betting
April 28, 2017
Law panel leans towards regulating gambling in India
March 20, 2017