Free Press Journal
  • Whatever Your Life Goals, Always Have these 6 Essentials

    Each individual is different and unique in his or her own way. As people differ, so do their goals and aspirations from life. For some, it’s the wealth they build up for themselves that matters to them most, while for others it’s the fame.

  • 5 Tiny We Only Think of in Times of Need

    Has it ever happened that you saved for your son’s tenth birthday; however, your wife fell sick? You had to spend the extra money, not for the birthday but your wife’s treatment? It is a story that everyone has gone through in life. Such situations take a toll on our mind and stress us to the extent that we start panicking. Rainy days will never bother you if you plan to buy an umbrella

  • Bhopal: Automobile dealers charge double for insurance cover

    Bhopal: Local automobile dealers are charging double the amount for vehicle insurance compared to what insurance companies charge. The dealers provide insurance cover to customers at the time of purchase of vehicles.

  • What Does Your Family Health Insurance NOT Cover?

    While more than 80% of the urban and rural population is not even insured, a major percentage of the rest are unaware of the fineprint of a policy.

  • Union Budget 2018-19: All that you need to know about it

    The Union Budget 2018-19 has focused majorly on boosting agriculture, affordable housing, infrastructure, healthcare, insurance and education sectors while leaving the basic income tax rates and the slabs unchanged.

  • How IoT Can Streamline the Car Insurance Industry

    Internet of Things or IoT is set to automate the traditional processing of auto insurance industry. It will provide added opportunities to the automotive insurance companies to garner their customers’ data and will also help them deliver advanced insurance services in a personalized manner.

  • Linking Aadhaar with insurance policies mandatory: Irdai

    New Delhi, Regulator Irdai today said linkage of the unique identity number Aadhaar with insurance policies is mandatory and asked insurers to comply with the statutory norms. “The Authority clarifies that, linkage of Aadhaar number to Insurance Policies is mandatory under the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017,” the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (Irdai) said.

  • FDI up to highest level of $43.48 billion: Govt

    New Delhi : Inflow of foreign direct investment (FDI) into India increased by 9 per cent to record level of USD 43.48 billion in 2016-17 on account of reform measures undertaken by the government.  In 2015-16, the country had attracted USD 40 billion foreign investments.

  • SEBI & other regulators, developing REITs & InvITs norms for domestic investors

    Mumbai : Market regulator SEBI along with other regulators like Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) and Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), is working towards setting up a regulator guidance for investment into Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and Infrastructure Investment Trusts (InvITs) by domestic investors.

  • GST rollout unlikely before June-July

    New Delhi : Rollout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime may only be possible by June-July as the possibilities of meeting the April 1 deadline are bleak now in view of the GST Council’s slow progress, some council members said on Tuesday.

  • Bhopal: Crop insurance should be made hassle-free for farmers

    BHOPAL: Minister of state (MoS) for cooperatives (independent charge) Vishwas Sarang has said that the receipts of crop insurance given to the farmers, must have all necessary information related to insurance. Physical verification after reaping of crop should be done so that there is no problem faced in taking insurance claim by farmers.

  • IRCTC offers Rs. 10 lakh insurance cover for passengers

    New Delhi: Railway passengers from next month, booking tickets through the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation, (IRCTC) website can avail a travel accident cover of Rs. 10 lakh at a premium of one rupee.

  • FinMin to issue Cabinet note on listing of PSU insurers soon

    New Delhi: Finance Ministry will soon issue a draft Cabinet note on listing of public sector general insurance companies in line with the announcement made in the Budget. “Cabinet note for consultation on listing of four PSU general insurance companies will be issues in the next few weeks,” sources told PTI.

  • Renault forays into pre-owned car biz in India

    New Delhi :  French auto major Renault on Thursday  forayed into pre-owned car business in India by opening its first outlet in Bengaluru. ‘Renault Selection’ would provide customers a transparent and reliable platform for buying, selling and exchanging certified pre-owned cars of all brands with optimum deals on finance, insurance, warranty and road side assistance (RSA).

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    Akshay Kumar wants insurance for stuntman in Bollywood

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar, who is also known as the action hero in Bollywood, says there is no insurance for stuntman in the Hindi film industry and he wants that to change.

  • Govt gets Rs 5,000 cr from NTPC OFS; retail investors disappoint

    New Delhi : The government raised about Rs 5,030 crore from sale of its 5 % stake in NTPC, with insurance companies getting almost two-third shares but retail participation was lukewarm amid a free-fall of stock markets, reports PTI.