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About ICICI Lombard

ICICI Lombard GIC Ltd. is the largest private sector general insurance company in India with a Gross Written Premium (GWP) of Rs. 3,694.7 crore for the year ended March 31, 2010. The company issued over 44 lakh policies and settled over 62 lakh claims and has a claim disposal ratio of 96% (percentage of claims settled against claims reported) as on March 31, 2010. The company has 4,305 employees and 350 branches as on July 31, 2010. The company has been assigned a domestic rating of ‘iAAA’ by ICRA (an associate of Moody’s Investors Service) for highest claim paying ability and a fundamentally strong position, for the fourth consecutive year. The company has been awarded CNBC Awaaz Consumer Award 2010 for being the ‘most preferred brand’ in the General Insurance category. ICICI Lombard Auto Insurance has been rated highest in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power Asia Pacific in India among 11 auto insurance providers. The company has been conferred the Golden Peacock- Eco Innovation Award of 2009 for weather insurance and the Customer and Brand Loyalty award in the ‘Insurance Sector - Non-Life’ at the 3rd Loyalty awards, 2010.

Top Ten Cities of the World

Have you ever wondered which are the top ranked cities that should be visited? Forbes Traveler surveyed city specialists from a range of fields, including urban planning, architecture and sustainable development to compile a list of top ten beautiful cities … Continue reading

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Cambodia calling…

Looking to travel to a place within Asia that is beautiful and yet not a crowded tourist destination? Cambodia might just be the destination for you. It conjures up images of its world-renowned ancient temple city, Angkor Wat. However, the … Continue reading

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Go Sri Lanka!

Since Cricket World Cup is the flavor of the season, we thought that why not write about one of the host nations.  Sri Lanka is an ideal holiday destination, close to home (India) and spectacular in its beauty.  It is … Continue reading

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Meditate to balance your mind better

No matter how much we try to control situations in our lives, the only thing we have no control over is our own mind. It is a constant burning cauldron of thoughts and to imagine a focused thought would indeed … Continue reading

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Traditional Customs across the World

Traditional Customs across the World. Get Acquainted and Do As the Romans Do: Every country in the world has its own established customs and traditions. Resultantly, when you travel to some foreign country from India, the people of that country … Continue reading

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Travel Tips Application

Love travelling? All of us do, and there can be nothing better than a travel application that will act as a handy guide to inform us about different places. ICICI Lombard’s Travel Tips application on facebook is the best place … Continue reading

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Applying for Schengen Visa? Buy travel insurance too

While you make your travel plans and get your Schengen Visa before knowing Schengen Visa procedure don’t forget to shop for travel insurance as well. When you apply for your Schengen visa, travel insurance including medical cover and repatriation is required to complete the process. Your travel insurance plan should cover the duration of the requested visa – annual insurance may be required if you are requesting a multi-entry visa. An affordable travel insurance plan is a clever step to manage your finances. You just have to keep in mind that your baggage is insured, you and your family will arrive conveniently. If you are a senior citizen going abroad, make sure that another person, below 70’s accompanies you. The travel insurance policy mostly includes a coverage for 120 days. Continue reading

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