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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

Maharashtra taxi rules discriminates between black-and-yellow cabs and Ola-Uber: Bombay High Court

The court noted that in the United States of America and a city like London, the app-based services ply on the same rates.

Aug 03, 2017, 15:04 PM IST

Nagpur becomes first city with electric mass mobility system

Nagpur on Friday earned the distinction of becoming the country's first city with electric fleet of 200 electric vehicles, including taxis, buses, e-rickshaw and autos.

May 26, 2017, 22:06 PM IST

Delhi: Taxi driver dies as BMW rams into car near IIT

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Jan 23, 2017, 13:34 PM IST

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

Ola at it again! Charges a senior citizen Rs 83,000 for Mumbai-Pune trip

Just few days after it charged a Hyderabad passenger with Rs 9 lakh bill, app-based cab Ola has done it again – they have charge Rs 83,000 to a senior citizen passenger for Mumbai-Pune trip.

Sep 07, 2016, 17:42 PM IST

DNA: Dr Subhash Chandra Show to focus on building new enterprise

Upcoming show of Dr. Subhash Chandra to focus on building new enterprise and tips for success in life. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 27, 2016, 00:46 AM IST

DNA: Analyzing world's first driverless taxi developed by Singapore company

Analyzing World's first driverless taxi developed by a Singapore company. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Aug 27, 2016, 00:44 AM IST

This SCARY video will give you goosebumps: Ghost follows man into taxi - WATCH

This video shows a dark shadow of a "ghost' follows a man into a taxi. 

Jul 25, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

33 diesel-run taxi drivers booked for violating SC ban

 Delhi Police today booked 33 diesel-run taxi drivers, most of them working for app based aggregators, for plying their vehicles in the city violating the Supreme Court ban.

May 04, 2016, 01:45 AM IST

Huge jams in Delhi, Noida as diesel taxi drivers protest against SC order​

Cab drivers blocked traffic on the Noida side of the Delhi Noida Direct (DND) flyway leading to a massive congestion.

May 02, 2016, 10:26 AM IST

Rohtang Pass: No respite to taxi owners on NGT order

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to grant immediate relief to the taxi owners, who have challenged the National Green Tribunal's order restricting the entry of all diesel and petrol tourist vehicles in Rohtang Pass.

Apr 11, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

Delhi taxis and autos plan to go on strike against Ola, Uber

After Mumbai, it's the turn of Delhi taxi and auto unions to call a strike against app-based taxi service providers.

Mar 06, 2016, 19:21 PM IST

Pakistan number used to hire taxi by terrorists in Pathankot: Security agencies

Sources said the terrorists had first used a Toyota Innova vehicle yesterday and it has been found that the driver was called from a Pakistan number.

Jan 02, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

Facebook's Christmas gift: Book Uber cabs via Messenger 'Transportation'

Under the new feature, people in the US can use Facebook Messenger to book an Uber cab and simultaneously alert their friends in a chat thread.

Dec 17, 2015, 17:55 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

Govt issues rules to regulate cab services like Ola, Uber

In a bid to regulate app-based cab services like Uber and Ola, the Centre has issued guidelines, that include extensive background checks of drivers to ensure safety of passengers, to the states.

Oct 13, 2015, 22:33 PM IST

Delhi: Auto, taxi unions go off roads on September 2

Auto and Taxi unions in the National Capitalwill go on a one-day strike on September 2 against the newly-introduced 'City Taxi' scheme by the Delhi government under which small cars will be allowed

Sep 01, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Auto-taxi strike in Delhi on Wednesday against govt's new taxi services

Delhi Auto-Rickshaw Sangh and Delhi Pradesh Taxi Union claim that the Kejriwal govt's city taxi scheme will eliminate auto and taxi employment.

Sep 01, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Taxi app GrabTaxi raises $350 mn from CIC, investors

Other investors include hedge fund Coatue Management LLC and China`s mobile car-ride hailing company Didi Kuaidi, said GrabTaxi, which competes with Uber Technologies Inc.

Aug 19, 2015, 12:20 PM IST