Standards protecting children from irresponsible gambling ads have been strengthened to stop firms “playing at the margins” of rules, the regulator has announced.
Online gambling operators will have to verify customers’ ages and identity details faster under new rules to protect children and the vulnerable, the regulator has announced.
Paddy Power Betfair is splashing out £101 million to acquire a majority stake in Georgia’s biggest online gaming firm.
Fortnite will now show users the contents of paid loot boxes before they purchase them, following long-running comparisons to gambling.
Online gaming group 888 Holdings has said boss Itai Frieberger has stepped down after a near three-year stint in charge.
Two nuns at a California Catholic school embezzled money to fund gambling trips to Las Vegas, according to church officials.
Mobile banking customers can now choose to block their ability to spend with certain types of retailer, in a move which could put people struggling with addictions more in control of their finances.
Video game loot boxes are acting as a gateway to problem gambling, new research has suggested.
The sound of slot machines could be making a comeback to a city centre street if councillors approve plans for a new arcade.
A man has been jailed for more than three years after he turned to heroin dealing because of a massive gambling debt.
A bookies worker in Dundee and Forfar has admitted a gambling scam which netted him more than £40,000.
Dundee University Students Association (DUSA) has removed all gambling machines from its students’ union.
A gambling addict has admitted stealing thousands of pounds worth of scratch cards from thesupermarket where he worked.
A football fan has scooped an incredible £20k after placing a £3 bet.
Dundonians lost almost £9 million on fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs) at bookies in just two years, the Tele can reveal.
A Dundee shop customer has become a millionaire — after scooping a huge prize on a scratchard.
Thousands of customer accounts on the National Lottery website may have been compromised.