LIC launches Children’s Money Back Plan offering educational, marriage benefits

LIC has unveiled the Children's Money Back Plan, which the state-owned life insurer hopes will arrest the decline in its market share...

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Insurers can hire agents without Irda licence

Irda said insurance companies can appoint individual agents on their own without licence from the regulator from...

In a first, Irda has a run-in with the law

For the first time in India, a financial sector regulator has had a police complaint filed against it on criminal charges...


Govt notifies insurance FDI cap hike to 49 pct

Raising the foreign investment limit is expected to generate inflows of $6-8 billion in the insurance sector that is looking for growth capital

Max Bupa introduces new super saver health insurance plan

Max Bupa's new Health Companion Health Insurance Plan offers an array of customer centric features...

Demystifying health insurance: Max Bupa kicks off customer education initiative

Max Bupa has kicked off 'All Fact no Myth', a first of its kind customer education initiative, aimed at demystifying health insurance

SBI Life Insurance posts net profit of Rs 156 crore in Q3

SBI Life Insurance has announced a 43 per cent jump in net profit for Q3...

Insurance regulator mulls no fee for change in nomination

Observing policyholders' right to effect changes in nomination, sectoral regulator IRDA is proposing...

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Rs 2 cr compensation to kin of youth who died in an elevator

The apex consumer commission has awarded nearly Rs two crore compensation to the father of a 25 year-old youth...

Old Mutual will consider raising JV stake with Kotak Mahindra: CEO Julian Roberts

Anglo-South African financial services firm Old Mutual will discuss with partner Kotak Mahindra...

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Third party motor business now mandatory for general insurers

The insurance ordinance, which was promulgated recently, has made it mandatory for all general insurers...

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Undivided Andhra Pradesh records low health insurance premium collection

Andhra Pradesh was the only state where health insurance premium collection dipped by over 13 per cent in 2012-13.

Govt may opt for ordinance to push coal, insurance reforms

Government may adopt the ordinance route to push reforms in insurance and coal sectors as relevant bills...

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Life Insurance Corporation: Yours Truly

Those who measure a brand’s profile through its advertising may find the Life Insurance of India, or LIC...

Life insurers seek separate tax deduction limit of Rs 1.5 lakh

Life insurance companies have sought a separate tax deduction limit of Rs 1.5 lakh in an effort to make this asset class more taxpayer friendly.

Disasters cost $ 113 bn damage in 2014: Swiss Re

Extreme weather and other natural and man-made disasters caused USD 113 billion in economic losses in 2014, reinsurer Swiss Re said today.

‘Insurers must tell aggrieved clients whom to approach’

Bombay HC asks IRDA to direct insurance firms to inform aggrieved mediclaim policy holders about the available remedies...

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Premium growth slows to 9 pct in Oct, Nov as auto sales fall

After clipping at 12-13 per cent growth in the first half, the incremental premium income of the Rs 80,000-crore general insurance industry...

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Cabinet approves Insurance Bill; RS may take up next week

The Cabinet approved the insurance amendment bill with a composite foreign investment cap...

Parliamentary panel report on insurance pitches for 49 pct foreign investment cap

Select panel for composite cap for foreign investment which should include both FDI and FPI.

Parliamentary Select Committee gives recommendations on Insurance Bill

Paving the way for long pending insurance bill to be placed in the Rajya Sabha, Parliamentary Select Committee...

Actor Jagathy Sreekuamar gets Rs 5.90 crore as mishap compensation

Two-and-a-half years after he met with a crippling road accident that cut short his career, veteran Malayalam film actor Jagathy Sreekuamar...

Property, fire insurance premium set to rise from next year

Property and fire segments are set to witness increase in premium rates from the next calendar year.

Are parents prepared for fulfilling children’s dreams? Financial literacy a problem says Aviva survey

While parents support their children’s dreams, are they really prepared for it?

Want to repeat success story of south in rest of India: Kshitij Jain, MD & CEO, Exide Life Insurance

Exide Industries’ high brand equity has played a major role in helping its Bangalore-based insurance company...

‘No blank cheque’ for support to govt on GST, Insurance Bills: Congress

Keeping the government on tenterhooks on key reform measures like the Insurance Bill and GST...

Won’t oppose unnecessarily FDI insurance bill in Rajya Sabha: Mayawati

Striking a note different from rest of the opposition, BSP today hinted that it may not oppose the bill...

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