Karnataka government asks Ola, Uber to stop ride-sharing services from Friday

Binu Paul

The Karnataka transport department has instructed cab aggregators Ola and Uber to halt their ride-sharing services Ola Share ....

31 January, 2017

Ola, Uber set for another policy battle as Karnataka says ride-sharing illegal

Binu Paul

A senior Karnataka government official has termed as illegal the ride-sharing services that Ola and Uber offer to consumers, imposing ....

27 January, 2017

Flashback 2016: Year of wobbly ride for Ola

Binu Paul

Homegrown cab-hailing firm Ola was in the news for more wrong reasons than right in 2016, from drying coffers and falling valuations ....

28 December, 2016

Uber ramps up hiring in India to gain edge in battle with Ola

Dearton Thomas Hector

Uber Technologies Inc. is rapidly increasing its headcount in India, as the US cab-hailing firm shifts its focus to the South ....

29 September, 2016

Uber says China deal with Didi Chuxing to help boost India play

Dearton Thomas Hector

US cab-hailing firm Uber Technologies Inc has said the recent deal with Didi Chuxing, its Chinese competitor, will allow it to ....

8 September, 2016

Ola shuts TaxiForSure unit, lays off up to 1,000 people

Manu P Toms & Binu Paul

Cab-hailing company Ola has shut its TaxiForSure unit and is laying off as many as 1,000 employees, as the SoftBank Group Corp-backed ....

16 August, 2016

What UberChina's merger with Didi Chuxing means for India

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Uber Technologies Inc.'s decision to exit China after selling its local ride-hailing business to rival Didi Chuxing will make ....

1 August, 2016