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How to save money on life and non-life insurance premiums?

With the rise in healthcare costs, it has become difficult to afford timely and adequate healthcare services without a good health insurance policy.

Mar 05, 2018, 14:10 PM IST

South India worst hit as truckers strike enters day two

"Lorries are not going to southern states from other parts of the country. Trucks which have national permit have been diverted," AIMTC President S.K. Mittal told IANS over phone.

Apr 02, 2017, 22:38 PM IST

New rules from today: From income tax, savings a/cs, insurance to non-BS IV vehicles; check out the impact

Several important rules and regulations will change or take effect from Saturday, as April 1 marks the start of the financial year 2017-18.

Mar 31, 2017, 21:42 PM IST

Car, motorcycle and health insurance will cost more from tomorrow

Car, motorcycle and health insurance will cost more from April 1 with regulator Irdai giving go-ahead.

Mar 31, 2017, 10:27 AM IST

Premium of Cars, Bikes and health insurance to be increased from April

Premium of Cars, Bikes and health insurance to be increased from April. Watch the full segment for more details.

Mar 27, 2017, 17:35 PM IST

Car, motorcycle and health insurance will cost more from today

You will have to pay more premiums for car, motorcycle and health insurance from April 1 as Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDAI) has given a green signal to insurers for a commission revision for agents.

Mar 27, 2017, 14:03 PM IST

Non-life insurance premium soars 86% in September to Rs 14,950 crore

Of the total premium underwritten by non-life insurance companies during the month, public insurers garnered Rs 9,164.10 crore while private players took a combined Rs 5,785.90 crore, according to Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) data.

Oct 31, 2016, 18:51 PM IST

Premiums of insurance are expensive is a myth!

Zee Media Bureau

May 14, 2016, 10:50 AM IST

Soon, pay health insurance premium in instalments

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: Your health insurance provider is soon likely to offer you an option to part pay your insurance premium.

May 13, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

Third-party motor cover has industry in tizzy

Following the Insurance Ordinance, the regulator Irda has clarified that each general insurer has to ensure that third-party cover is made available to the insured in proportion of its market share.

Feb 08, 2015, 21:35 PM IST

Property, fire insurance premium set to rise from next year

After hardening of premium under group health insurance three months ago, property and fire segments are also set to witness increase in premium rates from the next calendar year.

Dec 01, 2014, 22:40 PM IST

Non-life insurers premium income up 12% in March at Rs 77,541 crore

Among other categories, health insurance premium witnessed a rise of 13.5 per cent at Rs 17,623.91 crore in March 2014 and premium towards motor TP (third party) increased substantially by 25.7 per cent to Rs 15,682.85 crore.

Jun 08, 2014, 12:34 PM IST

United India eyes Rs 11,000 cr premium in 2014-15

United India Insurance Company has set a target of reaching Rs 11,000 crore premium during the current financial year.

Apr 25, 2014, 16:20 PM IST

'Insurers' losses to remain high despite premium hike'

The 10-15 percent average hike in third-party motor premium by the regulator is not sufficient to cover the losses and therefore the claim ratio will stay high, say industry officials.

Apr 11, 2014, 20:27 PM IST

Insurance premium income to grow at faster rate in FY14-18'

Improving demographic drivers and supporting regulatory environment is likely to result in faster growth of premium income of insurance industry during FY14-18 as against in the last five fiscals, according to Care Ratings.

Dec 17, 2013, 00:39 AM IST

'Motor insurance premium hike too low to cover losses'

The general insurance industry on Friday termed the decision of the sectoral regulator to increase the motor insurance premium as a step in right direction, but too low to cover losses in this segment.

Mar 29, 2013, 12:20 PM IST

Raising investment limit for insurers would be imprudent: IRDA

Insurance regulator IRDA on Monday said raising investment limit for insurance companies to 30 percent would be "imprudent" and insurers should be conservative in their approach, not as aggressive as venture capitalists.

Dec 10, 2012, 17:58 PM IST

Insurance premium collection down 4.2% at Rs 46,963 cr in H1

The total premium collections of the life insurance industry in the country have gone down by 4.2 percent in the first six months of the current fiscal to Rs 46,963 crore.

Oct 31, 2012, 20:51 PM IST

FM asks PSU insurance cos to hike group health insurance premiums

The ministry also called for an increase in premiums in cases where claim ratio is 100 per cent.

May 25, 2012, 18:37 PM IST

Motor insurance premium rates to go up

Owners of cars, commercial vehicles and two-wheelers will have to pay more towards insurance with enhanced motor insurance rates coming into effect from Sunday.

Apr 01, 2012, 17:09 PM IST