Lottery

Bengali migrant worker in Kerala wins Rs 70 lakh bumper lottery

Meanwhile, DySP V A Krishnadas told TNIE that Imam had kept his luck a secret, until he later called up the police control room and sought help on Friday evening.

published on : 24th October 2021

40-member group of mostly Indians wins 10-million dirham lottery in the UAE

The winning ticket was bought on Indian expatriate Naheel Nizamudeen's name in the Big Ticket Lottery, Abu Dhabi, the Khaleej Times reported.

published on : 5th October 2021

Orissa High Court upholds state government's decision to switch to lottery system

The court ruled that auction is not the only method for determining the consideration for parting with the exclusive privilege for sale of liquor.

published on : 30th September 2021

Lottery winner can't be denied prize just because she's the wife of a suspended agent: Kerala HC

The court said that the duty of the authority is only to find out whether the lottery ticket is genuine

published on : 22nd September 2021

Meet the autorickshaw driver from Kerala, winner of Rs 12 crore Onam bumper lottery

The winner of the Rs 12-crore Onam bumper lottery is from Maradu in Ernakulam. 

published on : 21st September 2021

Kerala auto driver hits jackpot, wins Rs 12 crore in lottery

The result was announced on Sunday and the ticket bearing serial number TE 645465 emerged as the lucky winner.

published on : 20th September 2021

Tamil Nadu government has no plans to revive lottery sales: PTR Palanivel Thiagarajan

In an official statement, Thiagarajan said, “Palaniswami has issued a false claim that the DMK government is mulling to revive lottery sales.” 

published on : 26th July 2021

EPS warns govt against reviving lottery business in TN

“If sale of lottery tickets is revived, the government will face massive protest from people. It should look for other appropriate means to increase its revenue.

published on : 25th July 2021

Lottery sales to resume next week

The state lotteries department has been severely affected by the second spell of the Covid lockdown, with up to 33 lotteries cancelled and draws of nine postponed. 

published on : 17th June 2021

Hong Kongers who get Covid jabs likely to win cash prizes or even a million dollar apartment

Only permanent residents are eligible for the top prize of an apartment in the world's most unaffordable housing market.

published on : 28th May 2021

Indian-origin family in US returns USD 1 million discarded ticket to winner, wins hearts for honesty

Lea Rose Fiega bought a Diamond Millions scratch-off ticket in March at Lucky Stop, a store owned by the Indian-origin family in Southwick, where she was a regular customer.

published on : 25th May 2021

Sale of Nagaland lottery blocked in Kerala

A division bench of the High Court set aside a single judge order permitting the sale of the Nagaland lottery in Kerala. 

published on : 18th May 2021

Plea by Mizoram Lottery to do sales in Kerala rejected

The state government has rejected a request by Mizoram Lottery to conduct sales in Kerala. 

published on : 1st April 2021

US President Trump proposes to end visa lottery; favours skilled workers

If passed by the Congress and signed into law, such a move is expected to significantly reduce the green card backlogs for highly skilled immigrants from India.

published on : 26th January 2018

Trump says will terminate US green card lottery after New York attack

In 2015, lottery applications were received for more than 14 million people, and 49,377 won green cards, including 2,524 Uzbeks.

published on : 1st November 2017
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