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December 11, 2014 3:06 AM App-based taxi booking services to be banned in Maharashtra

Mobile-app based booking services may soon be on their way out in Maharashtra. Acting on orders from the Central government, the state government is looking to ban app-based booking services such as Uber and Ola Cabs. The move comes after an Uber driver, Shiv Kumar Yadav, allegedly raped a passenger in Delhi. The cruxIn 2010, the Transport department 46

December 10, 2014 10:31 PM Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Chandigarh and Telangana ban app-based taxis

NEW DELHI | MUMBAI | BENGALURU: Taxi aggregators led by Uber, on the defensive after last week's rape incident, scrambled to fall in line with government directives to stop operations in many cities, as the ban on their services spread with four states joining Delhi on Wednesday to demand that mobile app-based cabs be pulled off roads. Acting on an advice 5

December 10, 2014 10:45 AM HC agrees to hear plea for regulating radio cabs in Delhi

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday agreed to hear a PIL seeking measures to regulate radio cabs in the national capital, which were allegedly flouting existing norms and guidelines made by the government, days after a 27-year- old woman was raped by an Uber taxi driver. A bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Rajiv Sahai Endlaw said it will not dispose 39

December 10, 2014 7:51 AM Uber rape case: Police recover accused cabbie's iPhone

Delhi Police has recovered the iPhone which was provided by Uber to the driver accused of raping the 27-year-old finance company executive on Friday night inside the cab which she had booked through the company's App. The smartphone was recovered from Mathura by a Delhi Police team which had gone there with the accused Shiv Kumar Yadav yesterday in search 35

December 10, 2014 3:54 AM What Ban? Uber Cabs Still At Your Service in Delhi, Without Much Change

New Delhi: Despite a ban on Uber cabs in Delhi after the arrest of one of its drivers for rape, they can still be hired. NDTV has learnt that the internet-based cab service has not informed drivers about the ban. When NDTV tried to call an Uber cab using its app, one driver said the company is banned, but the next driver agreed to come after initially 39

December 10, 2014 3:47 AM Uber Driver in India, Accused of Rape, Faces Other Charges

New Delhi: A cabdriver accused of raping a female passenger in New Delhi over the weekend was free on bail in at least three other serious criminal cases, a police official said Tuesday. The driver was arrested on suspicion of molestation in 2003, illegal possession of a locally made pistol in 2006, and raping a woman in his village last year, the police 36

December 9, 2014 1:04 PM LIVE - Delhi rape case: Lawyer defends Uber cab driver, says conspiracy being hatched

6: 25 pm: After meeting the officials of Uber Cab Services at her office, Delhi Commission for Women chairperson Barkha Shukla on Tuesday said that the commission had asked the criteria the Uber had followed to employ such drivers. “When we asked them that on what basis they recruited such drivers, they told us that the driver was eligible for driving 20

December 9, 2014 9:47 AM Delhi Rape Case: Shocking details emerge during interrogation

Shiv Kumar Yadav, the Uber cab driver who allegedly raped a 27-year-old woman in Delhi on Friday, has revealed shocking details of the incident on Tuesday. During his interrogation, Shiv Kumar Yadav reportedly broke down and said, "After picking the victim from Vasant Vihar, I drove the car towards north Delhi. But when I saw her sleeping, I took a detour 56

December 9, 2014 4:13 AM Uber First, More Cab Companies Next? Ban Will Punish Customers

New Delhi: After the arrest of an Uber driver for allegedly raping a passenger, the Delhi government is considering a ban on all cab services operating through web-based apps. Sources say cab services such as Ola, Taxi4Sure and TaxiPixi, which also operate through apps, could be next. Last night, the government put out an official list of radio cab services 33

December 9, 2014 1:51 AM Delhi rape case: Cops may have given 'rapist' character certificate

Under the nose of six PCR vans and five beat constables, taxi driver Shiv Kumar Yadav allegedly raped a 26-years -old woman in the Capital. Less than a kilometre away from Sarai Rohilla Police station on the desolated stretch of PWD road number 38 leading to Shakti Nagar and Bharat Nagar, Yadav allegedly committed the heinous crime. The callousness of the authorities 32