Paddy Power calls for tighter global gambling regulations

Paddy Power-Betfair has called for tighter global regulations for the gambling industry as online betting becomes more prevalent.


Two-thirds of population have gambled in the last year, report finds

The study found that buying lottery tickets or scratch cards was the most common form of gambling.


The book that made me close my online gambling account

On Christmas Eve, two emails arrived from The timing was pretty awful — it would be true to say that the emails were a profound source of irritation, writes Paul Rouse


Body calls for gambling regulation as study finds people start betting as young as 14

There are calls for the Government to establish a regulatory body to protect people from the dangers of gambling.


45,000 severe pathological gamblers in Ireland, warns addiction expert

A national survey to determine the level of problem gambling and gambling addiction is urgently needed, say mental health professionals and representatives from Gambling Aware.


Junior minister: Government plan to regulate gambling

Junior justice minister David Stanton has pledged that the Government is determined to regulate gambling, including plans to restrict advertising in the sector.