Uber put Ola and other local on-demand taxi services in India under intense pressure in a price war after entering India in 2013. TaxiForSure found it hard to keep up, so a merger works out better for...
BlaBlaCar claims it has a very different model from Uber, which faces a ban in several Indian cities on security concerns following a rape.
This ban raises basic questions which the government needs to answer. The most fundamental of them is - who will provide safe, convenient, and available transportation now?
As a working woman in India who lately has been counting on Uber for a safe commute, the rape in Delhi by an Uber driver and its aftermath are outrageous on multiple levels.
How safe are taxi apps? Arrest of Uber driver, a repeat sex offender, for rape in Delhi shatters sense of security
What kind of background checking is Uber doing if a person who spent seven months in jail on a rape charge can qualify to be an Uber driver and repeat the crime?