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IDBI Federal Life Insurance, a joint venture between IDBI Bank, Federal Bank and Belgian i.

Sahara India Life Insurance Company has been in the news for some time since the insurance.

In 1956, all life insurance companies were nationalized to form LIC to increase penetratio.

SBI Life Insurance has filed a draft red herring prospectus (DRHP) with Securities and Exc.

DHFL General Insurance has appointed Vijay Sinha as Managing Director and Chief Executive .

This Monday, the executive committee of the central board of State Bank of India gave its .

Andhra Pradesh Transport department has served notices to several insurance companies in t.

Tokio Marine, the foreign partner of IFFCO Tokio General Insurance has increased their sta.

One nation, one tax, Goods and Services Tax or GST has come into effect from July 1st, 201.

Owing to serious concerns regarding the management of Sahara India Life Insurance, the reg.

Last month, in a rare intervention, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of .

In what could be a script from a bollywood movie, real estate broker from Nashik, Ramdas W.

Road Min revises third party insurance formula; sets ‘assured’ amount as Rs 5 lakh

The notification shall replace present insurance limits in Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill, 2016 and shall come into effect once the Bill is passed by Rajya Sabha.

July 20, 2017 01:36 PM IST

5 factors you must check before buying a personal accident insurance cover

Growing levels of financial literacy makes many individuals consider it and the online availability adds to the accessibility of the accident covers.

January 16, 2017 03:43 PM IST

Budget 2017: Govt may announce measures for under-banked sections (COMMENT)

One can foresee that the short-term impact on GDP, triggered by demonetization, and the impending elections in four states of the country, will majorly impact the policies of this year‘s budget

November 07, 2016 03:38 PM IST

Over 300 construction sites in Delhi penalised for pollution

Over 300 construction sites were penalised for violating dust pollution norms in Delhi, although the drive against open burning of waste did not gather as much steam. Analysis of data shared by the Delhi R

Noida Extension lacks pin code, causes problems for residents

When Anmol Prabhakar wanted to buy some furniture online for his new home, he realised that he would be unable to get the delivery of his purchase, as his home in Noida Extension did R

October 10, 2016 09:45 PM IST

Spike in accident cover may spell big turnaround for insurers

This festive season could bring with it a big turnaround for the general insurance space. At least, general insurance companies are hoping it does. One reason for this optimism is the sudden spike in accident insurance by event organizers in the on-going festive season.

July 19, 2016 09:29 PM IST

Cigna 360 degree wellbeing survey: An overview

India scored 72.8 percent on an average that‘s considerably better than the regional sector‘s score of 65.3 percent. The assessment presents a comprehensive overview of India‘s over all wellbeing.

July 19, 2016 08:38 PM IST

Is ageing in India an unhappy affair?

Basically, ageing is more of a social construct than a biological stage, and interestingly enough, the definition of being old increases by age. While the age group of 25-29 consider people within 50-56 as seniors, those above 60 think 70 is the age when one actually becomes old.

Are Indian pros happy & healthy at their workplace? An overview

Indian professionals have simple needs. They seek job stability, and they are satisfied in this regard. Reasonable workload to maintain work-life balance is also a factor and majority pull off the load comfortably.

July 19, 2016 08:28 PM IST

India sleeps well, eats right, but neglects exercise

While Indian lay an emphasis on physical health and well-being, the importance of financial, social and work well-being are yet to be cultivated.

August 11, 2015 11:07 AM IST

Here is why you should not ignore personal accident cover

Personal accident cover offers coverage in case of accidental disability and accidental death. It ensures a certain lifestyle for the individual covered, in case the earning ability is compromised due to an accident.

April 20, 2015 06:33 PM IST

How PMRDA can power up Pune real estate?

PMRDA should be the near perfect model for development as it ensures transparency and governance.

Accident insurance helps to withstand accident, financially

Accidents frequently happen and happen irrespective of nature of your employment. Accidents can bring in a financial setback and buying an accident insurance policy can be the cheapest and most efficient means to handle such situations

December 23, 2014 03:49 PM IST

Tips to plan vacation within budget

Planned vacation can be more exciting as you are less worried about expenses and location. It is better to plan your vacation well in advance.

Personal accident insurance: Do you need it?

It is imperative to secure oneself against such chance misfortunes – especially when there are products that have been specifically designed for the purpose.

January 21, 2014 09:30 AM IST

Personal Accident Insurance: Here’s what you should know

Agents do not promote personal accident covers because of low commissions and advertising focuses on the big-ticket items. Nevertheless, personal accident insurance might be the missing ingredient in your finance portfolio.

All you want to know about personal accident insurance

Personal accident insurance — Yes, you can include your family members i.e. your spouse and two dependent children in the family plan. You can also include your dependent parents up to 70 years of age.

September 30, 2013 02:56 PM IST

Here are a few fund options to invest your money

In an interview to CNBC-TV18, personal finance expert, Pankaj Mathpal, Optima Money Managers gives his advice on investment in mutual funds.

January 01, 2013 12:00 AM IST

Should NRI Indians invest in property despite rupee fall? analyses whether it is right for NRIs to invest in property in India despite the fall in the rupee.

September 25, 2012 03:29 PM IST

Invest in debt funds for tax efficient returns

Debt funds are often ignored in favour of equity mutual funds. But of late, a lot of people are moving towards debt as well because they see it a little more as a safe risk option. Uday Dhoot of International Money Matters explains that debt funds, typically, would give you safety along with some amount of regular dividends.

Here’s why taking accident cover is essential

In an interview to CNBC-TV18 Harshvardhan Roongta of Roongta Securities explained the importance of taking an accident cover and answered personal finance queries.

July 03, 2012 04:26 PM IST

Personal Accident Insurance: Protection for Emergencies

Accidents can occur unexpectedly in our daily lives. At our work place, home or on the road, they may strike anytime causing death or severe disability. To compensate and provide financial support at such traumatic times, a personal accident insurance policy may be an ideal answer.

April 20, 2012 03:39 PM IST

Personal Accident Policy: What are the benefits

Harshvardhan Roongta of Roongta Securities gives a few personal finance tips for investors. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Roongta discusses the importance of a personal accident insurance policy and diversification of funds.


We have invested approximately $200 million on Marazzo: Pawan Goenka, M&M

“Since it is a new platform, we have to do more products on that.”

3 Sep, 2018, 05.06PM IST

Oil prices poised for further hike: International Energy Agency

Global oil demand growth is stronger than historical averages, led by China, .

30 Aug, 2018, 11.41PM IST

Long-term third party insurance: How will it impact you

While the move will ensure compliance, the cost component will be steep for new vehic.

3 Sep, 2018, 06.30AM IST

Maruti Suzuki hikes prices of cars across its models

Maruti Suzuki India announced a price hike across its models owing to increase in input costs and adverse foreign exchange rates.

Maruti Suzuki hikes prices of cars by up to Rs 6,100

The new prices are effective from today itself.

Home, car loans to cost more, banks hike rates before RBI

On July 31, SBI had raised the term deposit rates on select maturities by 5-10 basis points.

Home, car loans to cost more, banks hike rates before RBI

On July 31, SBI had raised the term deposit rates on select maturities by 5-10 basis points.

Trade progress, Powell boost European stocks; Tesla Germany share falls

Equinor, which has a 40 per cent stake in the field, gained 0.9 per cent.

Stocks climb; markets hail U.S.-Mexico trade deal

Benchmark 10-year US Treasury notes fell 9/32 in price to yield 2.8822 per cent.

Maruti, Mercedes to raise prices over higher input costs

The weak rupee — the local currency closed at a record low of Rs 70.3 to a dollar on Thursday — has made the imports costlier.

We may have to hike prices to offset rise in raw material prices: Abhijit Roy, Berger Paints

“On the industrial side, we are still struggling on the auto side.”

Honda Cars to hike prices by up to Rs 35,000 from August

The company plans to hike prices in the range of Rs 10,000-Rs 35,000 and the revised prices will be effective from August 1, Honda Cars India Ltd (HCIL) said in a statement.

Industry unfazed by car sales drop, points to strong demand

The two-wheeler segment sustained its double-digit growth and, surprisingly, medium and heavy truck sales remained strong despite uncertainties from the new axle rule that allows for a higher payload

Rupee fall could soon make TV, car prices shoot up

A weaker rupee makes imports more expensive and raises costs for domestic manufacturers.

Share market update: Auto stocks tumble as RBI hikes repo rate

The Nifty Auto index settled 0.76 per cent down at 10,890.

Motor insurance

Can’t sell 4-wheelers from September without mandatory 3rd party insurance for two years: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday said that auto companies can not sell four-wheelers and two-wheelers from September 1 in the country without a mandatory third party insurance for a period of two years and five years respectively.

Jul 20, 2018, 14:23 PM IST

Union Budget 2018: Insurance sector and expectations from the Modi govt

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana farmers pay a very nominal premium and get a full claim for the crop damage.

Jan 30, 2018, 00:13 AM IST

Six common mistakes to avoid while buying a car insurance

Like health insurance, car insurance is not a luxury but a necessity in India

Nov 10, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Vehicle insurance may get costlier after changes in Motor Vehicle Act

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Aug 11, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

New financial year: Changes that will impact you from April 1

As we welcome the new financial year 2016-17 from Friday, a host of changes announced by the government will come into effect from Friday.

Apr 01, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

Car, bike insurance to be costlier from today

Motor insurance premiums, to be effective from today, have been hiked by up to 40 percent.

Apr 01, 2016, 09:05 AM IST

Bad news! Motor insurance premiums hiked by up to 40%

Motor third party insurance is mandatory for vehicles.

Mar 29, 2016, 18:18 PM IST

United India eyes Rs 11,800 cr premium in 2015-16

Riding on the growth of motor and health insurance segments, public sector United India Insurance has set a target of clocking a total premium of Rs 11,800 crore during the current financial year.?

Nov 18, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Insurers deplore modest hike in 3rd party insurance premium

Disappointed by moderate hike allowed by the regulator IRDAI in third party motor premium, effective from today, general insurers may hike premiums in other classes of business to compensate for it.

Apr 01, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Third-party motor insurance premiums to go up from today

The premiums are being revised after a gap of three years.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:07 AM IST

IRDA Draft on hike in premium for 3rd party motor insurance

Insurance sector regulator IRDA Tuesday floated a draft proposal seeking to raise premium rates for third party motor insurance cover for the fiscal beginning April 1, 2015.

Mar 10, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

‘75% of insurance sales to be online by 2020’

As many as three-fourths of insurance policies sold by 2020 will be influenced by digital channels, says a report by global management consulting firm Boston Consulting Group and Google India.

Jun 25, 2014, 16:47 PM IST

Health, motor insurance to be key growth drivers: Bajaj Allianz

Health and motor insurance will remain the key growth drivers for Bajaj Allianz General Insurance in near future on the back of larger opportunities in these space, a top company official said.

Dec 02, 2012, 17:45 PM IST

Severe penal action for refusal of 3rd party insurance: IRDA

Insurance regulator IRDA on Wednesday said, “severe” penal action will be taken against those general insurance companies refusing third party motor insurance.

Oct 03, 2012, 16:07 PM IST

Fire, group health, motor insurance premia may go up

Premiums in various segments like fire, group health insurance plan and third-party motor insurance are likely to go up in the wake of losses being incurred by insurers, a top United India Insurance executive said.

Sep 24, 2012, 22:06 PM IST

HDFC ERGO General introduces add-ons in motor insurance scheme

Private insurer HDFC ERGO General Insurance Wednesday said it has incorporated add-ons in its motor insurance scheme aimed at catering to the growing needs of customers.

Aug 08, 2012, 22:52 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

Motor, health insurance may cost more

Motor and health insurance may become expensive with the government suggesting that insurers should raise premiums to cover their losses.

Feb 23, 2012, 16:14 PM IST

Yashwant and Shatrughan Sinha vow to take Hardik Patel’s agitation across the nation

IAF Vice Chief Air Marshal SB Deo bats for ‘beautiful and capable’ Rafale aircraft, says waiting for it

Will kidnap the girl you love: Maharashtra BJP MLA Ram Kadam tells youngsters

Activists arrested for evidence on their link with Maoists, Maharashtra Police to Supreme Court

India buying Russian missile system part of talks but not primary focus of 2+2 dialogue: Mike Pompeo

Pakistan’s new President Arif Alvi son of Jawaharlal Nehru’s dentist: PTI website

Bhima-Koregaon violence: PIL against ADG of Maharashtra Police for disclosing evidence in press conference

Supreme Court may hear plea seeking stay on Rafale deal next week

There is no hatred here: Rahul Gandhi shares his experience from Kailash Mansarovar yatra

PM Narendra Modi tops survey on Mahatma Gandhi’s 18-point agenda


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