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Uber resumes partial operations in New Delhi pending taxi license approval  Jan 24, 10:23 am
New Delhi, Jan 24 (ANI): The mobile car-hailing service Uber has said that the company is resuming operations in New Delhi where it was banned earlier following the alleged rape of a passenger by one of the drivers.
Uber drivers earning more than rival taxi drivers in US  Jan 23, 12:34 pm
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Uber drivers are reportedly earning up to 6 dollars more an hour on average than their taxi counterparts in the US.
Uber reportedly raised 1.6 billion dollars in deal with Goldman Sachs  Jan 22, 3:32 pm
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): Taxi firm Uber has reportedly raised 1.6 billion dollars following a deal with Goldman Sachs Wealth Management clients.
Under fire Uber's bid to woo critics may create 50,000 jobs in Europe  Jan 19, 10:40 am
London, Jan 19 (ANI): The chief executive of the under fire taxi-hailing service Uber has reportedly announced his plan to make 2015 a year of rapid expansion in Europe.
Ola gears up to overtake Uber by announcing plans to cover 200 Indian cities in 2015  Jan 15, 1:48 pm
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Web-based taxi service Ola, which currently operates in nearly 50 Indian cities, has reportedly announced its plan to expand to 200 cities in India by the end of this year.
Police cracking down on Uber for lowering fares post complaints from big cab firms  Jan 11, 12:49 pm
Wellington, Jan 11 (ANI): Police are cracking down on Uber after complaints from old-school taxi firms that the company's lower fares are hurting the big cab companies.
New York suspends 5 of Uber's 6 bases over trip records  Jan 8, 1:45 pm
Washington, Jan 08 (ANI): New York's Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC), which licenses taxicabs in the city, has temporarily suspended five out of six car hubs of Uber until they divulge electronic records of drivers' trips.
Delhi govt. formulates new rules for radio taxis following Uber rape case  Dec 29, 9:50 pm
New Delhi, Dec.29 (ANI): The Uber cab rape case in the national capital has made the Delhi government to come up with a new set of rules for the radio taxis operating in the city on Monday.
Uber announces additional safety measures in India in wake of New Delhi rape case  Dec 29, 12:51 pm
Washington, Dec 29 (ANI): Under fire taxi company Uber has announced additional safety measures in India in the wake of the recent incident where one of its drivers raped a woman passenger in New Delhi.
Taxis suitable for disabled people unveiled by Nissan  Dec 26, 6:23 pm
Hong Kong/ Tokyo, Dec. 26 (ANI): Taxis are convenient daily transportation for the citizens in Hong Kong. About 18,000 taxis operating in the city are sedan type of vehicles having limited trunk space.
Nissan unveils taxi convenient for disabled persons  Dec 26, 4:48 pm
Hong Kong/Tokyo), Dec.26 (ANI): Taxis are convenient daily transportation for the citizens in Hong Kong.
Uber boss indicted in South Korea for running illegal taxi service  Dec 25, 1:58 pm
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Uber CEO, Travis Kalanick, has been indicted for running an illegal taxi service in South Korea.
Uber competitor Easy Taxi aborts India launch plan  Dec 19, 3:20 pm
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): Rocket Internet's Easy Taxi has cancelled its plans of debuting in India, and announced that it is cutting back on businesses in Indonesia and Hong Kong.
Uber agrees to suspend operations in Portland post lawsuit  Dec 19, 12:25 pm
Washington, Dec 19 (ANI): Uber has agreed to suspend services for three months in Portland while officials revise regulations governing taxis and ride-sharing apps, the company said.
Trade unions call for taxi strike in Kolkata  Dec 19, 10:44 am
Kolkata, Dec. 19 (ANI): Trade unions in Kolkata on Friday called for a 24-hour taxi strike over demands for a revised fare structure and improved working conditions.
Baidu confirms investment in 'under fire' Uber   Dec 18, 1:30 pm
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Chinese company Baidu has confirmed that it will be investing in "under fire" taxi firm Uber.
'Underfire' Uber may face ban in France as new licensing regulations take effect in 2015  Dec 16, 1:35 pm
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Following widespread protests in France, the government has signaled that it may ban Uber's low-cost service, UberPop, across the country as a new law requiring taxi drivers to hold licenses or insurance goes into effect on January 1.
Cab drivers protest against ban on web-based taxi services  Dec 12, 5:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 12 (ANI): With the government banning web-based taxi service providers following the recent incident of rape, scores of taxi drivers staged a protest at the Jantar Mantar here on Friday and demanded the government to withdraw the ban as it was affecting their source of income.
Now, LA, San Francisco sue Uber for 'misleading passengers' about driver background checks  Dec 10, 12:36 pm
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): In the latest spurt of setbacks for Uber, Los Angeles and San Francisco are suing the web-based taxi service for misleading passengers and for breaking Californian law.
Uber banned in Spain, Thailand, pan-India in fresh spate of clampdowns  Dec 10, 11:09 am
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): After being banned in Delhi and thrown out of Netherlands, Uber is now also facing a ban in Spain and Thailand, for operating unlicensed and uninsured taxi services, in a fresh spate of clampdowns on the web-based taxi company.
Gurgaon Police launch verification drive for cab drivers  Dec 9, 5:47 pm
Gurgaon, Dec. 9 (ANI): Reiterating the need to monitor taxi drivers and fit cabs with GPS, the Gurgaon Police on Tuesday launched a verification drive aimed at preventing crime against women professionals.
Uber Cab rape case: Radio Cab Association calls for better legislation  Dec 9, 5:29 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): The Radio Cab Association of Tuesday called for better legislature and rules, even as the Delhi Government banned all web-based taxi services from plying in the national capital, following the rape of a passenger by an Uber Cab employee.
Ex Home Secretary R.K. Singh wants Uber held guilty in cab rape case  Dec 9, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Former Home Secretary R K Singh on Tuesday supported the move to ban the taxi service 'Uber' and was also of the opinion that the car rental company should be considered a party to the crime committed against the woman who was raped inside the cab by one of its drivers.
Uber Cab rape case: Shazia Ilmi calls for public transport system overhaul  Dec 9, 3:51 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Former Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Shazia Ilmi on Tuesday said that merely imposing a ban on certain taxi services in the light of the recent Uber Cab rape case would not achieve the desired result, and instead suggested a complete overhaul of the entire public transport system to ensure the safety of women.
Delhi cab rape case: Gadkari says not plausible to ban cab services  Dec 9, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 8 (ANI): Commenting on the Delhi Government's step to ban US based taxi service Uber after one of its employees was accused for raping a 27-year old woman last Friday, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari said that it is not plausible to ban all such services when incidents of this nature take place.