Federal Bank donates 1.55 acres of land to Kerala’s Life Mission project

The Federal Bank, as part of its celebrations of the 75th year of the country’s independence, has gifted 1.55 acres of land for the construction of houses for the homeless poor. The property was handed over to the Left government in the state for their flagship “Life Mission” project, which envisages to … Read more

4,454 people hold plank at Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance’s event

Private sector life insurer Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance has claimed an event organised by the company has bagged the world record for most number of people holding the abdominal plank position. According to a statement, 4,454 people held the plank at the company’s event in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Delhi, beating the previous … Read more

AIG reports profit surge, delays life unit sale

American International Group Inc. reported a significant increase in profit late Monday on its previous sale of a runoff reinsurer and strong underwriting results but said it had delayed the planned second-quarter initial public offering of its life and retirement business due to stock market conditions. AIG announced in 2020 plans to separate its life … Read more

Dhanbad judge murder: 2 including auto driver get life term by CBI court

A special CBI court in Jharkhand on Saturday sentenced an autorickshaw driver and another person to life imprisonment in connection with the murder a Dhanbad court judge last year. CBI court judge Rajnikant Pathak on July 28 held autorickshaw driver Lakhan Verma and his associate Rahul Verma guilty of murdering 49-year-old additional … Read more

Unfortunate that people ‘blindly aping’ glamourised way of life: CJI Ramana

Driven by the winds of globalisation, people are moving towards a global culture which is emerging as a threat to local cultural symbols and identities, even as social media, television and pop culture glamourise a particular way of life that the people are sadly “blindly aping”, Chief Justice of India N V Ramana said … Read more

UK equity release value tops £800bn for first time: Canada Life

The amount of equity available for release in UK homes topped £800bn for the first time, with this value lifting by £25.6bn in the second quarter of the year, says Canada Life. The total amount of housing equity available to homeowners aged over 55 now stands at an estimated record £811bn, as house prices continue … Read more

Equity release research still leads to misconceptions: Standard Life

Over two-thirds, or 70%, of equity release customers do their own research before speaking to an adviser about later life lending, according to Standard Life Home Finance. The later life lender’s Lightbulb Moments survey adds that 34% of customers relied on information from families and friends, while 35% requested guides from various companies. Just one … Read more

Tata Steel Share Price | SBI Life share: Big Movers on D-St: What should investors do with TVS Motor, SBI Life and Tata Steel?

Indian market closed in the green on Friday for the third consecutive day. The S&P BSE Sensex rallied more than 700 points while Nifty50 closed above 17,100 levels. Sectorally, the rally was seen in metals, energy, oil & gas, IT, and consumer durables. Stocks that were in focus include which hit a fresh 52-week high, … Read more