Japanese automaker Nissan trials self-driving vehicles with an eye on Uber

Reuters

Facing a future in which self-driving cars may curb vehicle ownership,Nissan Motor Co is taking its first steps to becoming ....

23 February, 2018

Elon Musk gives Uber CEO reality check on flying cars after Hyperloop dig

Anirban Ghoshal

Uber's chief executive officer Dara Khosrowshahi took a swipe at Hyperloop on Thursday but was instantly given a reality check ....

22 February, 2018
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Uber CEO says car ownership bigger threat than Ola, vows to invest more in India

Anirban Ghoshal

Uber's chief executive officer Dara Khosrowshahi said on Wednesday that the ride-hailing company will continue to invest in ....

22 February, 2018

Exclusive: Startup behind bike rental ventures WickedRide, Metro Bikes gets funding

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

The family investment office of Sutures India chairman Chandrasekhar Gopalan has invested $1.5 million (Rs 10 crore) in Bengaluru-headquartered ....

21 February, 2018

Japan's Sony plans AI-powered taxi-hailing system to take on SoftBank

Reuters

Sony Corp said on Tuesday it would become the latest blue-chip firm to jockey for position in Japan's taxi and ride-hailing ....

20 February, 2018

Uber's fourth-quarter loss narrows to $1.1 bn

Reuters

Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] narrowed its fourth-quarter loss to $1.1 billion from a loss of $1.46 billion in the previous ....

14 February, 2018
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Startups Club seed fund backs three ventures, plans 15 deals this year

Manu P Toms

Startups Club Incurator's (SCIN) India-focussed seed fund has backed three early-stage ventures - augmented reality firm Vicara ....

13 February, 2018

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor and Dell EMC grab awards for smart cities, R&D

Anirban Ghoshal

Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation, which aims to develop new industrial cities, won the award for excellence ....

10 February, 2018

Flipkart loses appeal on Rs 110 crore tax demand, asked to pay up by Feb-end

Binu Paul

E-commerce giant Flipkart has lost an appeal over a tax demand of Rs 110 crore in connection with the classification of marketing ....

12 February, 2018

SoftBank, China’s Didi to roll out ride-hailing venture in Japan

Reuters

China’s Didi Chuxing and SoftBank Group Corp will roll out a venture in Japan later this year to provide ride-hailing services, ....

9 February, 2018
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Exclusive: Ola to shut down bus unit Shuttle

Manu P Toms

Indian ride-hailing company Ola is completely shutting bus unit Ola Shuttle after scaling it down in several cities in recent ....

6 February, 2018

Ola goes global with Australia launch, takes on Uber

Manu P Toms

Amid heightened speculation over Ola and Uber collaborating in India, the homegrown ride-hailing unicorn has made its first overseas ....

30 January, 2018

Bombay High Court bars taxi unions from disrupting Uber's operations

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

US-based Uber Technologies Inc's India subsidiary Uber India Technologies Pvt. Ltd has obtained a restraining order from the ....

21 March, 2017

Cab drivers protest outside Ola offices in Delhi

Binu Paul

The agitation by Uber and Ola drivers demanding better incentives got out of control in the national capital on Monday, with ....

13 February, 2017

Jugnoo launches taxi aggregation amid strike by Ola, Uber drivers

Shruti Jain

SoCoMo Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which runs on-demand delivery services startup and auto rickshaw aggregator Jugnoo, has announced ....

13 February, 2017

Do Uber drivers make more than the average software developer?

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

On Friday, Uber India head Amit Jain sought to dispel the simmering discontent among its drivers over falling earnings and shrinking ....

3 March, 2017

Uber, Ola drivers go on strike in Delhi; demand better incentives

Binu Paul

Just as app-based taxi drivers' agitation over falling incomes is fast spreading to more Indian cities, drivers of cab-hailing ....

10 February, 2017

Flipkart's Sachin Bansal reiterates stand on 'level playing field' for local cos

Dearton Thomas Hector

E-commerce giant Flipkart's co-founder Sachin Bansal has re-ignited the debate around a "level playing field" for Indian startups, ....

9 February, 2017

Exclusive: Uber to take on Ola Shuttle soon with bus, van ride-sharing

Manu P Toms

Notwithstanding its constant denial, Uber is moving fast on introducing ride-sharing on vans and buses in India, with a likely ....

7 February, 2017

Uber launches cab-rental service UberHIRE in 8 cities

Disha Sharma

Taxi-hailing company Uber on Monday launched its on-demand car-rental service UberHIRE in eight cities, through which users can ....

6 February, 2017

Uber takes on Karnataka govt, says UberPOOL legal

Dearton Thomas Hector

In the ongoing tussle with the Karnataka state transport department, cab aggregator Uber has defended its ride-sharing service ....

2 February, 2017