NEW DELHI: The Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) processed 117 complaints against advertisements related to “online real money gaming” since January last year, the Lok Sabha (Lower House of Parliament) was informed on Tuesday.

In a written reply, Minister of Information and Broadcasting Anurag Thakur said his ministry has issued an advisory to private satellite TV channels to comply with the guidelines of ASCI on advertisements relating to online gaming to protect consumers and inform them regarding the financial risks and other factors involved.

Jul 26, 2019 16:07
NEW DELHI: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday wrote to Union Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan seeking action against cricketer MS Dhoni for his endorsement and advertisements promoting realtor Amrapali Group, whose registration has been cancelled by the Supreme Court.
Dec 07, 2018 16:12
LONDON: The Remote Gambling Association (RGA), which counts Britain's biggest betting companies among its members, has agreed to stop advertisements during live sports broadcasts. The "whistle-to-whistle" television advertising ban follows political pressure about the amount of betting advertising on TV in the UK.