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Standard Covid-19 health insurance policy to cover PPE costs

New Delhi, June 22 -- In a series of back and forth, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has once again revised the proposed standard Covid-19 health insurance policy. ... Read More


Six factors that could impact your health insurance premiums

New Delhi, June 19 -- The fear around covid-19 and the constant rise in cases has pushed people to realize the importance of a health insurance cover. Insurers and online aggregators we spoke with sai... Read More


Covid-19: How it has impacted India's insurance industry

New Delhi, June 17 -- The pandemic has pushed businesses across sectors to change the way they operate and the insurance industry is no exception. From selling new policies to settling claims, the ext... Read More


Covid blues force households to tweak saving, spending habits

New Delhi, June 17 -- Though the economy is gradually opening up, the financial distress that most households face is far from over. According to a study on consumer sentiment during covid-19 conducte... Read More


ICICI Lombard General Insurance offers covid-19 benefits in health policies

New Delhi, June 16 -- While the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has proposed a benefit-based policy for the treatment of covid-19, insurers such as ICICI Lombard Genera... Read More


Irdai betters covid health plan but it still falls short

New Delhi, June 15 -- The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) is said to have withdrawn the draft guidelines it issued on a standard covid-19 health insurance product earli... Read More


Telemedicine now covered under health insurance policies

New Delhi, June 12 -- With the number of covid-19 cases rising rapidly in the country, social distancing has become the new normal, which in turn is increasing dependency on technology. In case of les... Read More


6 myths around credit score reports you shouldn't fall for

New Delhi, June 12 -- Recently, when the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) extended the moratorium on repayment of term loans, it said that availing of the facility will have no adverse impact on the credit... Read More


A covid health cover may not be the best bet

New Delhi, June 12 -- In a bid to offer an affordable and covid- 19-specific health insurance product, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has asked all general and hea... Read More


Will Irdai's new covid-19 health insurance that pays a lump sum benefit you?

New Delhi, June 12 -- The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) is said to have withdrawn the draft guidelines it issued on a standard covid-19 health insurance product earli... Read More