New York City postpones vote on Uber cap, plans study on traffic impact

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio postponed a vote on a controversial proposal to cap Uber`s growth in the city, announcing new plans on Wednesday to study the impact of the car service app on traffic.

TaxiForSure cabbie masturbated while driving, says Delhi woman

A woman, who had taken a cab from from Saket in Delhi to Faridabad on July 02, met with one of the most horriffic experiences in her life. While narrating her story on Facebook and Twitter, the woman claimed that the driver of a TaxiForSure cab was masturbating while driving.

Uber suspends low-cost service in France amid legal pressure

Uber is suspending its low-cost ride-hailing service in France, hoping to defuse an escalating legal dispute and sometimes-violent tensions with traditional French taxi drivers.

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Will hike auto, taxi fares based on Hakim panel report: Maha govt tells HC

 The Maharashtra government today informed the Bombay High Court that taxi and autorickshaw fares would be increased based on the recommendation of the now-scrapped Hakim Committee till the newly set up committee submits its report.

Bombay HC asks auto, taxi unions to spell out reason for strike

 The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed unions of autorickshaw and taxi drivers to file an affidavit stating the reason behind their strike on June 15 and 17 in Mumbai.

Two bombs hit central Syria city of Homs, wounding at least 32

Syrian state television and an official say two bombs have exploded in government-held neighborhoods in the central city of Homs, wounding more than two dozen people.

Taxi strike hits normal life in Kolkata

Normal life in Kolkata was hit hard on Thursday after more than 45,000 taxis stayed off roads in protest against the state government's fare policy.

Indian-origin Uber cab driver denies operating taxi illegally in Australia

An Indian-origin driver for app- based global cab firm Uber on Monday pleaded not guilty to three charges of operating a taxi illegally in Western Australia.

Cab drivers protest against AAP govt at Jantar Mantar
Cab drivers protest against AAP govt at Jantar Mantar

Cab drivers staged a protest against the Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government here on Monday for refusing to grant fresh licenses to app-based taxi services Uber, Ola and TaxiForSure.

Indian-Australian denies illegally operating taxi

An Indian-Australian driver for global cab company Uber has denied charges of illegally operating a taxi on Monday.

'Green taxi' inspires people in Kolkata

A cab driver in Kolkata inspires people to adopt eco-friendly measures through his unique 'green taxi'. Dhananjay Chakrabarty keeps plants inside his taxi and a bed of grass on top of it. He nurtures his greenery every day by watering the grass and plants. 

Uber driver found guilty in Belgium crackdown

An Uber driver in Belgium was found guilty of breaking taxi laws on Monday, in the first case to land in a Brussels court after dozens of drivers were caught by police posing as clients of the banned service.

Taxi drivers hospitalised after Beijing pesticide protest: Police

 More than 30 taxi drivers were hospitalised after apparently drinking pesticide during a protest in central Beijing over a dispute with authorities, police said on Saturday.

Banned Iranian director wins top honour at Berlin film fest

Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi's latest movie 'Taxi' has won the Golden Bear for best film at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival.

Iran`s Panahi wins Berlin film fest Golden Bear top prize

Iranian dissident director Jafar Panahi won the Golden Bear top prize at the 65th Berlin film festival Saturday for "Taxi", his third movie made in defiance of an official ban. 

Mamata relaxes refusal fine for taxis

 Conceding the demand of taxi drivers, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday announced revocation of the steep Rs.3,000 fine on taxi drivers refusing passengers and laid down a five-stage fine structure.

Chennai-based radio taxi service gets nod to ply in Delhi; Uber awaits permit

Delhi government on Friday granted the licence to a Chennai-based cab service provider to run radio taxis in the national capital even as the decision on extending such permits to the US-based firm Uber, Taxi For Sure and another taxi service provider is yet to be taken.

David Beckham becomes 'taxi driver' for his kids
David Beckham becomes 'taxi driver' for his kids

Former footballer David Beckham says he has become “a taxi driver” for his four children after retirement.

Why can't sites of app-based cab services be blocked? Delhi HC asks

Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the city government why websites of app-based cabs cannot be blocked on a PIL alleging that these taxi services were operating despite the government banning them.