Gaming in India came with the advent of mobile phones in the country in the early 2000s. People pressed the 2s, 4s, 6s, and 8s in their keypads hurriedly, navigating the snake by gobbling food, meanwhile ensuring it doesn’t hit the wall or end up eating itself. Soon, ...
September 12, 2019admin
The gaming industry is often derided by anxious parents, but a recent study shows that participating in virtual games – both video and online – could help children perform better in the classroom. The report, titled ‘Online Games: A tool for learning & development,’ was prepared by the ...
August 29, 2019admin
There is need of a central regulation that regulates online skill gaming industry, rather than state-based laws. The online gaming industry in India is riding a crest and this statement can be backed by KPMG data which says that its revenues have nearly doubled in ...
August 21, 2019admin
The online game industry in India seems to have a bright future in 2019 with the accelerated growth recognized by enthusiasts having good disposable income. The ecosystem is also paying attention as several gaming startups emerging on a regular basis. The online gaming industry thrives with the increasing ...
August 2, 2019admin
Online poker operators in the Indian capital will breathe a sigh of relief as the Delhi High Court ruled against a recent petition filed by Avinash Mehrotra. The activist had filed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) petition with the High Court asking them to ban online ...
June 1, 2019admin
A division bench of the Delhi High Court on May 29 declined the interim blocking of poker, online gambling and betting websites in the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by a chartered accountant and social activist Avinash Mehrotra on May 21....
May 31, 2019admin
In a recent development, PokerBaazi, one of India’s most trusted Poker brands has come on board as an All India ...
April 24, 2019admin
One of the most open secrets in our country is that people gamble on sports, even though it is illegal. Gamblers and bookies in turn try to improve the odds in their favour by persuading players to “throw” games by under-performing. This is corroding, if not destroying, sports in our ...
February 2, 2019admin
Introduction of the Sports (Online Gaming and Prevention of Fraud) Bill 2018 in the Lok Sabha is a step to maintain integrity in sports, said All India Gaming Federation (AIGF). On Friday, Congress MP Shashi Tharoor introduced a bill, seeking setting up of an effective regime to maintain the integrity of ...
December 30, 2018admin
All India Gaming Federation (AIGF), the apex Industry body for Policy Advocacy & Regulation for online Gaming in India successfully hosted the recently concluded ‘Pro Series’ on 4th Sept, 2018 at Deltin Royale, Goa. With this event, AIGF has kicked-started a series of initiatives aimed to create awareness about online Skill Gaming in India. The first edition ...
September 7, 2018admin