UCO Bank teams up with four insurers to sell their products
UCO Bank tied up with four insurers to offer various insurance products
to its customers through its network of branches across the country.
The lender teamed up with SBI Life Insurance Company, the Oriental
Insurance Company and Religare Health Insurance Company, Star Health and
Allied Insurance Company for selling their products. With these new
partnerships, the lender will now be offering a much wider range of
insurance products, UCO Bank MD and CEO Atul Kumar Goel said.
Coronavirus: Vigorous contact tracing, surveillance, fines part of Delhi's new containment strategy
58,746 cases of coronavirus in the national capital, the Centre along
with the Delhi government has agreed to ramp up containment strategy.
Mapping of all containment zones, vigorous contact tracing of positive
cases, rapid antibody testing to gauge the prevalence of the disease,
intensifying social distancing and surveillance at the ground level are
among the key measures discussed at the high-level committee meeting
called by Union Home Minster Amit Shah on Sunday.India-China standoff: Diplomatic talks for de-escalation to begin this week
the tense border situation between India and China, both sides have
decided to hold a diplomatic-level talk for de-escalation and
disengagement in Galwan Valley. Sources told India Today TV,
"India-China military and diplomatic talks are scheduled to take place
during the week to facilitate mutual withdrawal of forces".Govt says no order to ban Chinese apps like TikTok and others from Google Play, App Store
Indian Press Information Bureau's twitter account has posted about yet
another fake news forward doing the rounds online. This time it seems to
be a doctored government order instructing tech companies to restrict
the functioning of a few China-made smartphone applications in India.
The government has clarified that the order is fake and no such
instructions have been issued to Google or Apple.
Coronavirus in China: 18 new cases reported, 9 in Beijing
reported 18 new coronavirus cases for June 21, 9 of which were in the
capital Beijing, the National Health Commission said on Monday.
compared with 26 confirmed cases a day earlier, 22 of which were in
Beijing. Local authorities are restricting movement of people in the
capital and stepping up other measures to prevent the virus from
spreading following a series of local infections.Petrol prices near Rs 80 in Delhi, diesel at Rs 78,85; hike of around Rs 9 in 16 days
and diesel prices have increased for the 16th consecutive day. There
has been an increase of 33 paise for petrol and 58 paise for diesel on
Monday. Prices for petrol have increased by Rs 8.30 and Rs 9.22 in 16
consecutive hikes.The increase in the rates of petrol and diesel varies
across India depending on local taxes and VAT.Coronavirus: WHO reports highest single-day spike of 183,020 cases; total tally 8.7 mn
World Health Organization on Sunday reported the largest single-day
increase in coronavirus cases by its count, at more than 183,000 new
cases in the latest 24 hours. The UN health agency said Brazil led the
way with 54,771 cases tallied and the U.S. next at 36,617. Over 15,400
came in in India. Experts said rising case counts can reflect multiple
factors including more widespread testing as well as broader infection.