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Unsure about financial planning: 10 questions to help understand why you need one

Jul 30, 2015

Unsure about financial planning: 10 questions to help understand why you need one

Here are ten questions to ponder on and if you find yourself ticking majority of the boxes affirmatively, get yourself a personal financial plan. #Insurance #Money #EMI #Income #investments #Financial Planning
Agriculture can be highly profitable, but the gains are not easy to sustain

Jul 25, 2015

Agriculture can be highly profitable, but the gains are not easy to sustain

India's farmers are good at production. Their Achilles' Heels are marketing and nature's waywardness. If the government could be more proactive, farming can be viable for many, though not all, farmers #Kharif crop #Weather #APMC #Crop insurance #Paddy #National Sample Survey #Indian Agricultural Research Institute #Smart Agriculture #Farm Viability #Farm Investments #FPCs #maize hybridisation
Guard against liquidity: India to contribute $18 bn to BRICS forex reserves pool

Jul 08, 2015

Guard against liquidity: India to contribute $18 bn to BRICS forex reserves pool

The agreement on the insurance pool comes ahead of the two-day Summit of the BRICS leaders in Ufa. #World #Economy #BRICs #Insurance
LIC should ask itself who is the boss: The policyholder or Arun Jaitley

Jun 27, 2015

LIC should ask itself who is the boss: The policyholder or Arun Jaitley

The finance ministry uses the LIC as an investor of the last resort when its disinvestment offerings bomb. Most of the LIC's actions evade public scrutiny as it is 100 percent owned by the govt. A listing would make it more accountable #Business #India #Disinvestment #nifty #CriticalPoint #Arun Jaitley #Indian Banks #LIC #insurance policy #insurance companies #Policyholder
Crop insurance is beginning to work, but it does not cover most farmers

Jun 16, 2015

Crop insurance is beginning to work, but it does not cover most farmers

From being a humongous loss-making operation, crop insurance is becoming marginally profitable. But the vast bulk of India's vulnerable farmers are not covered by it. #Economy #InMyOpinion #Agriculture #Crop insurance #kharif #General Insurance #Farm Distress #Hailstorm Losses
In bid to offset financial burden of foreign suppliers, govt launches Rs 1,500 cr nuclear insurance pool

Jun 13, 2015

In bid to offset financial burden of foreign suppliers, govt launches Rs 1,500 cr nuclear insurance pool

The government has launched an insurance pool to the tune of Rs 1,500 crore which is mandatory under the Civil Liability for Nuclear Damage Act (CLND) in a bid to offset financial burden of foreign nuclear suppliers. #World #India #NewsTracker #nuclear #Insurance Poll #Insurance Pool
Modi's income insurance idea not enough to win over angry farmers

Jun 03, 2015

Modi's income insurance idea not enough to win over angry farmers

Modi has already tried an income-based farm insurance scheme in Gujarat, with limited success - less than 10 percent of farmers opted into the scheme from 2013 as the method for calculating payouts was skewed against smaller farms. #Economy #Narendra Modi #Bharatiya Janata Party #ConnectTheDots #Agriculture #Farm insurance