With fewer exclusions, will health insurance cost more?

The draft guidelines issued by the Irdai aim to promote a uniform approach while incorporating exclusions in health insurance products.With standardized policies, there will be clarity among customers in terms of what is excluded and what is included Get the latest news and analysis on business, finance, politics from Livemint, the website of the Mint newspaper, one of India’s leading business and financial dailies Powered by WPeMatico

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Kirsten Gillibrand breaks down why we need more women in politics, in one quote

Kirsten Gillibrand breaks down why we need more women in politics, in one quote

Fox News anchor Chris Wallace asked her to explain what she meant when she said “the future is female.” Kirsten Gillibrand’s fiery Fox News town hall on Sunday showed exactly why it’s vital for more women to have a seat at the table. On a varied set of issues, from abortion rights and intersectionality to gun control, Gillibrand confronted Fox News anchor Chris Wallace, openly criticizing the network’s coverage of abortion during one particularly pointed…

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How oysters and plants can protect the coast from hurricanes

How oysters and plants can protect the coast from hurricanes

More coastal towns are building “living shorelines” for storm and flood protection. In September 2018, Hurricane Florence slammed into Beaufort, North Carolina, a town on North Carolina’s inner banks that sits just 10 feet above sea level. The hurricane brought a two-and-a-half-foot storm surge and sustained winds of 75 miles an hour that lasted some three days. Florence was a big test for two different strategies for protecting the coast. While the areas with “hard”…

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