As part of the rollout, Star Health has insured 241 children from Chennai-based NGO, Sankalp, under this policy. (FC)
The Indian Railways has set the ball rolling for providing insurance cover to its passengers. Insurance would be optional for passengers. The Indian life insurance industry is likely to report 12-15% growth in the financial year 2016-17, according to an ICRA paper.
ICRA has analyzed the performance of nine life insurance companies in India, one in the public sector and eight in the private sector.
With diabetes affecting over 10 crore of the Indian population, metropolises like Mumbai and Delhi national capital region lead in the maximum number of diabetes-related health insurance claims in the country according to a survey.
Irish SMEs are facing additional costs to doing business as tens of thousands of van drivers face insurance hikes on the anniversary of the collapse of Setanta Insurance.
Beazley and Munich Re are teaming up to launch a major new push into cyber insurance.
The move comes despite growing concern that the industry could be on the hook for enormous costs in the event of large scale attacks.