56% Indians still dont have a health cover
Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 5:04 PM
Only 44% of the 1.3 billion people in India have a health insurance policy as of 2017, according to a report by actuarial and consulting firm Milliman, titled 'Indian Life and Health Insurance Sectors'. Healthcare expenditure as a percentage of GDP is just 4.7% in India, while the US, according to Statista.com, spends about 18% of its GDP.
Indian driver wins 12 million dirham lottery in UAE
Saturday, April 7, 2018, 7:12 PM
A Dubai-based Indian driver has hit a jackpot by winning 12 million dirhams in a raffle in Abu Dhabi. John Varughese, who hails from Kerala, has been working as a driver for a private company since he came to Dubai in 2016. He won the amount at the Big Ticket raffle held at the Abu Dhabi International Airport on Tuesday, the Khaleej Times reported.