Indian alcoholic ‘throws acid on wife when she refuses to let his friends gang-rape her again’ to pay off gambling debt – 7NEWS.com.au

A Indian man threw acid at his wife when she refused go to his friends who had been gang-raping her as compensation for her husbands gambling debts, police claim. The alleged abuse occurred last Saturday night (local time) in the Bhagalpur district in Indias northeastern state of Bihar, the Times Of India reported. Although alcohol…

Gambling Related Suicides May Force Indian State Of Kerala To Ban iGaming – Legal Gambling News

iGaming operators have been keeping a close watch on the fast growing Indian online gaming market which has become bigger with every passing year. The COVID-19 lockdown worked well for Indian online gaming operators as they witnessed a significant boost in new player registrations and player traffic during the 2020 lockdown. However, the sudden increase…

Why small business owners and Restructuring Practitioners must move quickly before 1 January 2021 – DynamicBusiness

Last week, as part of the Australian Governments ongoing response to the pandemic-induced economic crisis, the Senate passed reforms to insolvency arrangements for small businesses with liabilities less than $1 million. From 1 January 2021, these businesses will be able to avail themselves of: A new debtor-in-possession, debt-restructuring process to improve the prospects of business…

Scarborough top for bankruptcy in England and Wales – pandemic is likely to make it worse – The Scarborough News

Statistics released by the Insolvency Service show that even before the financial effects of Covid-19 hit peoples incomes, Scarborough recorded the highest level of personal insolvencies of any local authority across England and Wales. There were 453 cases of bankruptcy in the borough in 2019 – a rate of 50.8 per 100,000. That number was…

Scarborough named local authority with the highest personal insolvencies in England and Wales – Business Up North

Eleanor Temple, Yorkshire Chair of R3 The latest annual personal insolvency statistics for 2019, recently released by the Insolvency Service, show that even before the financial effects of COVID-19 hit peoples incomes, Yorkshire and the Humber once again saw above-average rates, and Scarborough recorded the highest level of personal insolvencies of any local authority across…

Minister McEntee announces continuing waiver of personal insolvency application fees for a further 3 years – Gov.ie

The Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee TD, announced today that she has consented to the making, by the Insolvency Service of Ireland, of Regulations to continue the waiver of personal insolvency application fees for a further 3 years, until 31 December 2023. Welcoming the waiver extension, the Minister said: “Continuing the waiver of fees for…

China Southern Airlines WA pilot college in liquidation as 62 local staff sacked – ABC News

A training college for China Southern Airlines pilots operating from Perth’s Jandakot Airport has gone into voluntary liquidation, with more than 60 local staff losing their jobs. Key points: The training college for China Southern Airlines had employed 62 local staff A liquidator hopes to sell the college’s 37 planes and Merredin Airport The Wheatbelt…