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Environmental court bars new floating casinos in Mandovi

The National Green Tribunal, a special court for environmental cases, issued an interim order barring new floating casinos in the Mandovi River   and forbidding...

Police query Casino Carnival employee on counterfeit bills

Police have registered a case against Prashant Surlikar, an employee of Goan Carnival and Leisure Private Ltd., for depositing three   counterfeit 1,000 rupee ($15)...

Congress asks for insider trading probe over Horseshoe

The Congress party requested a probe by the Securities Exchange Board of India and the Central Bureau of Investigation into whether Manohar Parrikar, the...

Police investigate Casino Pride director

Panaji police are investigating an abuse complaint filed by a steward on the Casino Pride against director Srinivas Nayak. The woman said Nayak had...

Panaji mayor seeks to stop Horseshoe

  Surendra Furtado, mayor of Panaji where Goa's floating casinos sell tickets and board customers, said the city would not issues licenses for casino offices...

Indian gambling den raids net policeman and lawyer

Police arrested 41 people in raids on illegal gambling dens in Pune and Allahabad. Seven of 25 arrested in Pune were charged with operating...

Kathmandu gambling den raid nets 15 arrests

  Kathmandu gambling den raid nets 15 arrests Police arrested 15 people in a raid on an illegal gambling den in Kathmandu, Nepal. The officers acted...

Crown agrees to Colombo design change

  Crown Ltd.'s planned $400 million joint venture casino hotel will be developed on its original site in Colombo , Sri Lanka, but with a...

Sri Lanka lottery expects 16 percent growth

  Sri Lanka National Lotteries Board projects revenues will rise 16.2 percent this year to 14.7 billion rupees ($381,000). To celebrate its 50 years in...

Horseshoe opens but floating casinos told to go to sea

  All floating casinos must move out to sea by 2016, Manohar Parrikar, chief minister of Goa, said. He said after a cabinet meeting that...

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