New taxi app to provide roadside pickup

People in Delhi and some other cities will now have a wider choice of taxis with the launch of a new app that also provides roadside pickup, and commission-free registration and enrolment to cab drivers.

Mar 23, 2017, 23:15 PM IST
Now, Uber, Ola start services for government officers at special rates

Now, Uber, Ola start services for government officers at special rates

Cab aggregators Uber and Ola are breaking new ground as they have started providing taxi services to government departments at special rates.

Sep 25, 2016, 12:07 PM IST
Don't take action till panel formulates policy on cabs: HC

Don't take action till panel formulates policy on cabs: HC

Delhi High Court Tuesday directed the AAP government not to take any action against app-based cab providers like Uber and Ola till a special panel, formulating a uniform policy to regulate such companies, comes out with its report.

Sep 06, 2016, 18:18 PM IST

Ola inks pact with Nissan to lease cars to driver partners

In September, Ola had set up a separate unit -- Ola Fleet Technology. It had announced an initial investment of Rs 500 crore to buy cars and lease them to new drivers as it looks to expand its driver network and compete head-on with rival Uber.

Nov 03, 2015, 19:00 PM IST

Plea for shut down of app-based cabs: Delhi HC refuses interim relief

Delhi High Court on Monday refused to provide any interim relief to an association of radio taxi operators on a plea seeking that non-licenced app-based cabs be taken off the road as well as their websites be shut down.

Jun 15, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Delhi Police uses app to keep a track on Uber cabs

Delhi Police has used applications to reach out to Uber cabs.

Jun 05, 2015, 12:28 PM IST

Ola Cabs acquires TaxiForSure in $200-mn deal

"Furthering its mission to revolutionise personal transportation in the country, Ola announced that it has acquired TaxiForSure for USD 200 million in a cash and equity deal," the company said in a statement on Monday.

Mar 02, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Delhi police impound 500 cabs for violation of permits

In a special drive launched in the aftermath of the Uber rape case, Delhi Traffic Police have impounded more than 500 cabs for violation of permit conditions and challaned nearly 4000 drivers for various violations.

Dec 13, 2014, 19:57 PM IST

Cabs allowed to ply from Mumbai airport to Pune

Travelers alighting at Chhatrapati
Shivaji International Airport and wishing to go to Pune will
soon be able to take a direct cab.

Oct 03, 2011, 23:50 PM IST

Airborne Early Warning Aircraft ready for roll out by next yr

Centre for Air-Borne Systems (CABS), DRDO,
Bangalore, is developing the Air-borne Early Warning and
Control system which would be integrated into the
Brazilian-manufactured Embraer-145 aircraft.

Jan 11, 2011, 00:05 AM IST

Queen cutting costs, British royals take cabs to travel around

Member of the British royal family, including Prince Harry, are using black taxis to travel to unofficial engagements instead of expensive fleet cars as the Queen is on a cost-cutting spree.

Jan 31, 2010, 16:07 PM IST