Mar 30, 2016 at 18:24 | Source: PTI
According to a sigma study by Swiss Re, total economic losses from all disasters, including natural and man-made events, exceeded USD 6.2 billion or 6.8 percent of the global losses in 2015.
Jan 13, 2016 at 21:02 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Natural disasters like floods in Chennai, make many home owners worry about their homes and belongings. Home insurance can come of their rescue.
Jan 11, 2016 at 13:39 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
UBS has released a report titled Climate change: a risk to the global middle class" which measures the impact of climate change and its effects on the global middle class.
Dec 21, 2015 at 20:46 | Source: PTI
Centre approves Rs 2,443 cr in disaster aid for 4 states
Oct 06, 2015 at 07:47 | Source: CNBC
With the Fed considering a rate hike that would be the first in nine years, he said it's not evident that monetary policy is too easy because inflation is so low and full employment is only starting to emerge.
Sep 28, 2015 at 12:49 | Source: Reuters
The RBI is also likely to err on the side of caution as US interest rates are expected to rise by the end of this year for the first time since 2006, potentially putting pressure on emerging market currencies, including the rupee.
Sep 25, 2015 at 21:24 | Source: PTI
Six of the 10 nations most vulnerable to climate change in 2013 are in Asia-Pacific (Philippines, Cambodia, India, Pakistan, Lao PDR, Vietnam).
Sep 23, 2015 at 11:53 | Source: PTI
The US also commended Indias leadership in evacuating foreign nationals including US citizens, from conflict in Yemen, as well as cooperation between the US and India on providing post-earthquake relief in Nepal.
Sep 16, 2015 at 07:59 | Source: PTI
The committee will put forth its report and recommendations in the cabinet meeting tomorrow and final decision on declaring scarcity in drought-hit talukas in the state will be taken soon, Khadse told reporters here.
Sep 15, 2015 at 08:16 | Source: Reuters
Lower output in the main exporter of corn to Southeast Asia, at a time when the world is flush with Latin American and US supplies, should help underpin global prices of the grain that recently hit a 10-month low of USD 3.46-1/2 per bushel.