insurance cover

Epic fail for rail insurance: Over 26.67 crore insured, but only 25 claimed it

Epic fail for rail insurance: Over 26.67 crore insured, but only 25 claimed it

Nevertheless, only a minuscule number of 25 passengers applied for compensation that amounts to Rs 2.06 crore.

Oct 03, 2017, 13:22 PM IST
Here is why we all should have an Insurance Cover

Here is why we all should have an Insurance Cover

Here is why we all should have an Insurance Cover

Sep 01, 2017, 14:27 PM IST
NSE asks brokers to have in place insurance cover for FY18

NSE asks brokers to have in place insurance cover for FY18

Top stock exchange NSE has asked its brokers to ensure that their respective insurance cover is in order for current fiscal and submit the details of their policies in electronic format by July 31.

May 24, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
GST: Insurance policies to get dearer from July 1

GST: Insurance policies to get dearer from July 1

Buying an insurance cover will become an expensive proposition from July 1 with the GST Council deciding to club it with the financial services sector and taxing it at 18 percent under the GST regime.

May 20, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Rail passengers to get insurance cover of Rs 10 lakh from Sept for just Re 1

Rail passengers to get insurance cover of Rs 10 lakh from Sept for just Re 1

Train passengers booking their tickets online through the IRCTC website will be able to opt for travel insurance cover from September for a premium of just Re 1.

Jul 27, 2016, 18:49 PM IST
Edelweiss Tokio Life offers life cover of Rs 1 crore to athletes representing India at Olympics

Edelweiss Tokio Life offers life cover of Rs 1 crore to athletes representing India at Olympics

What can be considered as a welcome offer, Edelweiss Group firm Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance has decided to offer a life cover of Rs 1 crore for each athlete representing India at the Rio Olympics.

Apr 23, 2016, 17:44 PM IST
ONGC gets 25% discount on premium from United India, GIC Re

ONGC gets 25% discount on premium from United India, GIC Re

ONGC's hard bargain with state-run United India Insurance and GIC Re has further brought down its annual renewal premium by almost 25 percent to USD 16 million for both insurance as well as reinsurance covers for its offshore assets valued at USD 34 billion.

Apr 15, 2016, 18:17 PM IST
India vs South Africa: UPCA takes an insurance cover of Rs 6.5 cr for Kanpur ODI

India vs South Africa: UPCA takes an insurance cover of Rs 6.5 cr for Kanpur ODI

Taking a note from the T20 International match between India and South Africa in Kolkata being abandoned due to poor weather, the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association has taken an insurance cover of Rs. 6.5 crore for the first ODI scheduled to be held here on Sunday.

Oct 10, 2015, 22:11 PM IST

Reserve Bank of India to increase insurance cover on deposits

Reserve Bank of India will soon increase insurance cover on bank deposits.

Sep 12, 2015, 09:54 AM IST

EPFO likely to raise maximum insurance cover to Rs 5.5 lakh

After getting the committee's nod, it will then be placed before the EPFO's apex decision making body the Central Board of Trustees' (CBT) headed by the Labour Minister.

Sep 06, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

Nepal earthquake: Death toll climbs above 6,000

Anger over poor governmental relief has ignited protests in quake-hit Nepal as the death toll from the horrific temblor reaches 6000, with thousands battling for life.

Apr 30, 2015, 10:12 AM IST

All families in Tripura covered under Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana

All families across Tripura have been covered under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY), a national mission of financial inclusion of all households in the country, a top government official said here on Saturday.

Dec 20, 2014, 14:19 PM IST

India to spend around Rs 1.7 lakh cr on universal healthcare scheme

India will be spending around Rs 1.7 lakh crore (USD 28 billion) on its ambitious universal healthcare scheme.

Oct 30, 2014, 21:16 PM IST

Jan Dhan Yojana is at core of our philosophy of `Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas`: PM Narendra Modi

PM Narendra Modi said on Monday that the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana was at the core of their philosophy of `Sabka Saath, Sabka Vikas`.

Aug 25, 2014, 20:21 PM IST

Airlines insurance premium set to jump on Malaysian tragedies

The already struggling domestic airlines may have to pay higher insurance premium this year following the twin tragedy of the Malaysian Airlines, industry officials said.

Jul 24, 2014, 15:23 PM IST

MCA, RBI to discuss insurance cover for public deposits

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs will hold consultations with the Reserve Bank on the mandatory insurance cover that has been proposed for public deposits garnered by companies.

Dec 06, 2013, 18:19 PM IST

Insurance cover for tree species in Tamil Nadu

The insurance will cover trees such as casuarina, eucalyptus (pulpwood), melia dubia (plywood), alanthus, gmelina (matchwood), leucean and dalbegia sisso (dendro power).

Oct 10, 2013, 23:05 PM IST

Insurance cover for residents of cessed buildings in Mumbai

The tenants living in the cessed buildings in Mumbai would be covered by an insurance scheme to the extent of Rs 5 lakh per family, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said in the Legislative Council on Friday.

Aug 02, 2013, 22:39 PM IST

IRDA's draft proposal for insurance cover to BPL families

Regulator IRDA has come with a draft proposal to expand the reach of insurance cover to Below Poverty Line (BPL) families in the next five years.

Sep 23, 2012, 14:44 PM IST

Insurance cover also applicable to deposits in co-op banks

The deposit insurance coverage is also applicable to all eligible deposits in co-operative banks, Finance Minister P Chidambaram informed Rajya Sabah Thursday.

Aug 09, 2012, 22:39 PM IST