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India-Bangladesh Day-Night Test: Five people arrested for placing bets

24 Nov 2019

India-Bangladesh Day-Night Test: Five people arrested for placing bets

The ongoing second Test between hosts India and visitors Bangladesh has been hyped too much, owing to it being the first-ever Day-Night Test for the two nations.

KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

25 Sep 2019

KPL's Belagavi Panthers owner arrested for alleged betting: Details here

The owner of Belagavi Panthers of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) was arrested on Tuesday in Bengaluru by the Central Crime Branch (CCB).

J&K: Police busts cricket betting racket in Udhampur; 3 held

30 Jul 2018

J&K: Police busts cricket betting racket in Udhampur; 3 held

Three people were arrested for allegedly running a betting racket in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district.

Legalizing gambling in sports would leave room for cheating: CPI

06 Jul 2018

Legalizing gambling in sports would leave room for cheating: CPI

Veteran Communist leader Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy today said legalizing gambling and betting in sports would create "lots of problems", leave room for cheating and provide no level playing field.

Gambling, Sports betting should be legal in India: Law Commission

06 Jul 2018

Gambling, Sports betting should be legal in India: Law Commission

If the Law Commission of India has its way, sports betting will soon undergo a complete overhaul.

Now, Housefull director Sajid Khan named in IPL betting scam

05 Jun 2018

Now, Housefull director Sajid Khan named in IPL betting scam

After Bollywood actor-director Arbaaz Khan confessed to having taken part in IPL betting, another well-known Bollywood celebrity has now been named in connection to the betting racket.

IPL betting: Police certain of distant, but clear, Dawood connection

05 Jun 2018

IPL betting: Police certain of distant, but clear, Dawood connection

Senior inspector Pradeep Sharma of Thane Anti-Extortion Cell (AEC), who is investigating IPL betting scam, said on Monday that there was a distant but clear Dawood Ibrahim connection in the scam.

IPL betting-scam: All you need to know about bookie Sonu

03 Jun 2018

IPL betting-scam: All you need to know about bookie Sonu

The arrest of wanted bookie Sonu Jalan in an IPL betting racket might be the beginning of the end of several high-profile careers, police believe.

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

01 Jun 2018

Salman Khan's brother Arbaaz summoned in IPL betting scam

Actor-director Arbaaz Khan, brother of Salman Khan, has been summoned today by Thane Police in relation to an IPL betting scam, reports said.

Indore Police busts an IPL betting racket

26 May 2018

Indore Police busts an IPL betting racket

Indore Police has busted an international IPL betting racket that was running operation worth crores of rupees.

Online IPL betting racket busted, 3 arrested in East Delhi

17 Apr 2018

Online IPL betting racket busted, 3 arrested in East Delhi

The Delhi Police revealed, on Monday, that they have arrested three bookies for allegedly running an online betting racket associated with the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).

Delhi to get driverless metro trains from June

19 Apr 2017

Delhi to get driverless metro trains from June

The Delhi Metro Rail Corproation (DMRC) is expected to wrap up its work on the Noida and Kalkaji section of Phase-III by May.