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Journey of Mumbai's iconic 'kali peeli' Padmini taxis to end in June 2020

The Padminis have dominated the streets since the 1960s. But now there are hardly 50 to 60 cabs on the streets of Mumbai.

Oct 12, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

DNA: How safe are taxi services for women in India?

In the light of Uber rape case verdict ,this part of DNA will try to analyse the taxi services in India and how safe are they for women.

Oct 20, 2015, 22:54 PM IST

Uber given 7 days to furnish details for licence

US-based radio taxi service Uber has been given a seven-day final ultimatum by Delhi government to remove deficiencies in its application for running cabs in national capital, failing which its plea will be rejected.

Feb 18, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

Uber to launch `panic button` for users in India

Uber is launching a "panic button" and other safety features for users in India, following news that Mumbai was readying a ban on the ride-sharing service.

Feb 07, 2015, 01:36 AM IST

Uber back in Delhi; Modi govt says must await approval

US taxi-hailing app maker Uber Technologies Inc has restarted services in India's capital after a ban following rape allegations against one of its drivers, but a government official said the company remains blacklisted.

Jan 23, 2015, 17:07 PM IST

App-based cab booking service to return in national capital

App-based cab booking services will soon make a comeback in the capital with the Delhi government making specific guidelines for their operation which will include mandatory installation of GPS devices and providing full database of their drivers to police.

Dec 17, 2014, 22:16 PM IST

Uber apologises, expresses hope of operating in Delhi again

 Under attack over the alleged rape by one its drivers, internet-based taxi firm Uber today apologised and said it will assist authorities to help bring the accused to justice as it expressed hope of operating in the city again.

Dec 11, 2014, 22:01 PM IST

Meru Cab eyes Rs 450 crore revenue in 2013-14

Mumbai-based cab service provider Meru Cab, part of the V-Link Fleet Solutions is eyeing to generate revenue of Rs 450 crore for the period ending March 31, 2014 besides expanding its service in the country, a top company official has said.

Mar 21, 2014, 19:38 PM IST