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Saturday, May 28, 2022



Water taxi service to halt at Gateway of India too after monsoon

May 25, 2022 9:53 pm

Following lukewarm response from passengers on the sea route due to issues like lack of feeder services from DCT, the Maharashtra Maritime Board had requested Mumbai Port Trust to add a halt at the Gateway to attract a higher footfall, an official from DCT said.

Uber Strikes Alliance With Once-Bitter Foe: New York Yellow Cabs

March 25, 2022 2:39 pm

New Yorkers ordering a ride on the Uber app will soon be able to choose a yellow taxi under a new partnership between the ride-hailing giant and two taxi technology companies.

Idled Thai taxis go green with mini-gardens on car roofs

September 25, 2021 7:53 am

The result looks more like an eye-grabbing art installation than a car park, and that’s partly the point: to draw attention to the plight of taxi drivers and operators who have been badly hit by coronavirus lockdown measures

West Bengal: Taxis and ride-hailing cabs to go on strike on August 2

July 22, 2021 5:10 am

Taxi union officials claimed they had sent letters to the transport minister and the authorities concerned, requesting them to increase the fare.

Mobility sector recovers 63% to 71 million rides till January: Report

March 01, 2021 2:24 pm

Autos and bike taxis have shown the highest recovery during this period, according to a report by research and consultancy firm RedSeer.

Mumbai: Base fare for autos, taxis in city hiked after 6 years

February 23, 2021 4:23 am

The fare hike, applicable for the entire Mumbai Metropolitan Region, will be effective from March 1.

Govt forms panel to prepare policy framework for taxi operators

May 10, 2016 3:25 pm

The panel will be headed by Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Sanjay Mitra, and have Joint Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and Delhi Transport Commissioner as its members.

Strike on Thursday: Taxi, auto union to protest against web-based cab services in Mumbai

November 17, 2015 2:57 am

20,000 taxi drivers and 15,000 auto drivers are going to join the morcha on Thursday

Will hike auto and taxi fares after recalibration of meters: State to HC

June 24, 2015 1:24 am

The MMRTA had decided to hike the minimum fare of CNG autos from Rs 17 to Rs 18.

Autos, taxis on strike today, likely to meet transport minister

June 17, 2015 2:55 am

The autorickshaw owners and drivers’ unions said that they would try to meet Transport Minister Sonia Sethi to submit a list of their demands to her.