Friday, 19 July 2019

Tag Archives: Uber

Kolkata Actor thrown out Of Uber Cab, Threatened

KOLKATA: A Indian Bengali television actor has alleged that she was “thrown out” of a cab and threatened by her Uber driver in Kolkata on Wednesday when she was going for a shoot. The driver has been arrested. Swastika Dutta, a popular actor in Bengali serials, has narrated her ordeal ...

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Miss India Universe assault and harassed in Kolkata

KOLKATA: Miss India Universe 2010 Ushoshi Sengupta has reported a horrific incident where the model was subjected to assault and harassment at the hands of 7-8 motorbike hooligans in Kolkata during a late night ride on Uber. The model shaken up from the incident couldn’t believe that she would be ...

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Uber to unveil next-generation Volvo self-driving car

WASHINGTON: Uber Technologies Inc on Wednesday will unveil its newest Volvo self-driving car in Washington as it works to eventually deploy vehicles without drivers under some limited conditions. Uber said the new production XC90 will be assembled by Volvo Cars in Sweden and have human controls like steering wheels and ...

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Uber posts $1 bn loss in Q1 on growing revenue

SAN FRANCISCO: Ride share giant Uber reported a $1 billion loss in the first quarter of this year despite rising revenue and monthly users. In its first earnings report as a publicly traded company, Uber said revenue climbed 20 percent to $3.1 billion from the same quarter last year, but ...

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Uber wins $1bn investment from Toyota

TOKYO: Japanese car giant Toyota and investment fund SoftBank Vision Fund on Friday unveiled an investment of $1 billion in US company Uber to drive forward the development of driverless ridesharing services. The latest cash injection, expected to close in the third quarter this year, came amid fevered anticipation of ...

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Careem Is Being Bought By Uber For $3 Billion

DUBAI: If you didn’t see the news, you got the Careem notification. It read that our Dubai-based cab-hailing gem is ‘joining forces with Uber’. The tech industry’s latest collab that’s got everyone talking is Uber x Careem – a collab that happens to be a multi-billion dirham acquisition and the ...

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Uber settles Dutch criminal probe for 2.3mn euros

THE HAGUE: US ride-hailing giant Uber is to pay more than 2.3 million euros to settle a Dutch criminal probe into the breach of local taxi laws, prosecutors said Friday. The Netherlands settlement is the latest in a series around the world which has forced the company to shell out ...

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Indian Couple held for killing Uber driver

NEW DELHI: Indian police have arrested a couple suspected of murdering an Uber driver in order to steal his car. Police said the couple had admitted giving Ram Govind tea laced with a sedative after he drove them to their home in Ghaziabad, a satellite city of New Delhi. They then ...

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