Uber partners Bengaluru citizens’ group to promote sustainable mobility

Binu Paul

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. has announced a partnership with Bangalore Political Action Committee (B.PAC), a non-partisan ....

10 July, 2019

Ola receives licence to launch in London

Payal Ganguly

Ride-hailing service Ola, owned by ANI Technologies, has been granted a private hire vehicle (PHV) operator licence to operate ....

5 July, 2019

Uber rolls out driver rewards pilot in three Indian cities

Tanmay Tiwary

San Francisco, US-based ride-sharing company Uber has announced the pilot phase of its driver rewards program, Uber Plus, in Delhi, ....

3 July, 2019

SME accountant KhataBook may raise $20 mn; data platform Atlan gets $2.6 mn: Reports

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru-based KhataBook, which helps users to manage business and personal ledgers on mobile phones, is in talks to raise $20 ....

2 July, 2019

Ola, Uber told to stop ride-pooling in Bengaluru; Paytm Mall controls cash burn

Om Athavale

The transport commissioner of Karnataka has ordered cab aggregators Ola and Uber to immediately withdraw their ride-pooling feature, ....

1 July, 2019

Uber acquires Seattle-based startup Mighty AI: GeekWire report

Tanmay Tiwary

US-based ride-hailing company Uber has acquired Seattle startup Mighty AI, which develops training data for computer vision models, ....

28 June, 2019

Ola to open tech centre in San Francisco Bay Area in push for electric, autonomous mobility

Payal Ganguly

Homegrown ride-hailing company Ola has said that it will set up its first technology centre in the San Francisco Bay Area, which ....

14 June, 2019

Now, Uber zips around Bengaluru in Bajaj buggies

Shweta Sharma

Ride-hailing company Uber has rolled out quadricycles branded as Qute for Bengaluru operations in partnership with Bajaj Auto, ....

13 June, 2019

How Uber’s India tech centres have become a breeding ground for innovation

Anand J

US-headquartered Uber will soon make its cab-hailing app available in Indian languages amid efforts to rack up another billion ....

21 May, 2019

Uber ties up with Yulu to offer e-bikes in Bengaluru

Om Athavale

Ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc. has tied up with micro-mobility platform service Yulu to offer electric bikes to users ....

10 May, 2019

Breaking: Hyundai, Kia Motors lead $351 mn round in Ola at $6.2 bn valuation

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Bengaluru based ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates ride hailing service Ola, has raised $351.50 million (Rs 2469.80 crore ....

10 May, 2019

Ola’s electric mobility arm gets funding from Ratan Tata as part of Series A round

Binu Paul

Ola’s electric vehicles arm has raised an undisclosed sum from Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of Tata Sons, it said in a ....

6 May, 2019

Ola board okays proposal to issue fresh shares worth $355 mn for fundraising

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Ola’s board has allowed the homegrown cab-hailing firm to issue new shares worth $355 million (Rs 2,469.80 crore at current ....

2 May, 2019

Uber’s APAC head Amit Jain resigns

Binu Paul

Cab-hailing major Uber Technologies Inc's Asia Pacific head Amit Jain has resigned from the company. Jain will leave at the ....

24 April, 2019

Ola drives into three more cities in Britain

Kavya Kothiyal

Ola has launched its cab-hailing services in three more cities in the United Kingdom as the homegrown unicorn presses on with ....

29 March, 2019

Karnataka govt lifts ban on ride-hailing firm Ola

Payal Ganguly

Two days after suspending its cab aggregator licence for operating bike-taxi services, the Karnataka government lifted the ban ....

25 March, 2019

Karnataka transport department suspends Ola’s aggregator licence

Binu Paul

In a major setback to Ola, the Karnataka transport department has suspended the cab-hailing unicorn’s aggregator licence ....

22 March, 2019

Ola raises $300 mn from Hyundai Motor, Kia

Binu Paul

Ride-hailing company Ola has raised $300 million (Rs 2,050 crore) from South Korean automakers Hyundai Motor Co and Kia Motors ....

19 March, 2019

Swiggy’s revised byelaws ask investors to operate at arm’s length from Uber

Payal Ganguly

Indian online food delivery service Swiggy’s board has approved tweaks to its articles of association that, among other ....

11 March, 2019

Uber ropes in former Axis Bank exec as India marketing head

Vijayakumar Pitchiah

Cab hailing major Uber has appointed former Axis Bank executive Manisha Lath Gupta as the head of marketing for its Indian operations, ....

5 March, 2019

Outstation taxi service firm Gozo Cabs raises funding

Binu Paul

Outstation taxi service provider Gozo Cabs has raised an undisclosed amount from a bunch of Silicon Valley-based individuals including ....

5 March, 2019