Five men arrested over insurance fraud snakebite murder

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Five men in India’s Maharashtra state were arrested for allegedly killing a mentally unstable man using a snake bite in order to fake the mastermind’s death and claim US$5 million (SG$6.7 million) in insurance money.

Prabhakar Waghchoure, 54, and his four accomplices were arrested for allegedly conspiring to kill the 50-year-old mentally ill victim and pass off the corpse as Waghchoure’s, the Khaleej Times reported.

The accomplices were identified as Sandip Talekar, Harshad Lahamage, Harish Kulal and Prashant Choudhary.

According to Manoj Patil, police superintendent of Ahmednagar district in Maharashtra, Waghchoure lived with his family in the US for 20

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Sun Life appoints president of Asia business

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Ingrid Johnson (pictured above) has been appointed Sun Life Asia president, succeeding Léo Grépin, who left the insurer on Oct. 15 to pursue other opportunities.

Johnson will be responsible for one of the insurer’s fastest-growing regions. Sun Life is present in the life and health insurance and wealth management industries in eight Asian markets – China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam.

“We’re excited that Ingrid is joining Sun Life. She brings significant leadership experience and deep international expertise in insurance and financial services,” said Kevin Strain, president and CEO of Sun Life Financial. “Ingrid will

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BMS signs up Apex Group for carbon footprint reporting services

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Apex Group has announced that it has been appointed by global reinsurance broker BMS to deliver carbon footprint and reporting services. Apex will provide BMS with the platform and tools to measure its sources of carbon emissions, as well as the support to implement plans to reduce its carbon footprint.

The appointment follows the launch of Apex’s Carbon Footprint Assessment & Reporting service. Apex will quantify and report on BMS’s Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions by collecting the relevant data on a secure ESG online software platform.

The platform utilises more than 1 million individual emission factors and follows

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What Is The Finest Method To Be taught WEBSITE POSITIONING And Affiliate Marketing?

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