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Uber has introduced a new UberX Share service to share rides, very similar to Uber's pre-pandemic carpooling feature, but with an added cash incentive. Riders who select UberX Share will be matched with another co-rider who is headed in the same direction.
Uber Cabs has rolled out new features to insure that the customers and drivers both could work at ease and could be benefitted.
As per the data from the National Consumer Helpline (NCH), 2,482 grievances were registered by consumers against Ola and 770 grievances were registered against Uber in the month of April, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs stated.
Uber has launched a number of new features for people in the USA to travel for business, wedding parties, and more.
India, who had defeated Canada 4-1 in their opening tie, notched up a second successive win to cement their position in the top two spot in their group to qualify for the quarterfinals.
Ola and Uber's drivers are being questioned now, because of rising complaints related to riding cancellations, cancellation charges, random surge pricing and long waiting times.
As the app-based cabs remained off the roads, several people faced difficulties due to the non-availability of rides and surge pricing.
Diesel and petrol prices have gone up by Rs 6.40 per liter each between March 22, when they were hiked by 80 paise per liter after a hiatus of 137 days, and March 31.
Swara Bhasker complained on social media that her Uber driver took off with her groceries in Los Angeles. In an auto-generated reply, the service provider assured assistance to the actress in the matter.
During the hearing, the top court cited the new legislation Social Security Code 2020 passed by Parliament last year which has a chapter on the welfare of gig workers.
"The integration is a global-first for Uber and it will make booking an Uber ride as easy as sending a WhatsApp message," a joint statement said.
Having already sealed their place in the quarter-finals, the match against Thailand was to determine the table-topper in Group B of the competition.
The Indian team will take on a strong Thailand on Wednesday. India has twice (2014, New Delhi and 2016, Kunshan) reached the semifinals of the tournament.
The current round of hiring will strengthen the company's rider and driver growth, delivery, eats, digital payments, risk and compliance, marketplace, customer obsession, infrastructure, adtech, data, safety and finance technology teams, a statement said.
According to the report, cannabis delivery services are currently available with no restrictions in California, Nevada and Oregon for people who are 21 years of age or older. The ride-hailing major in February acquired alcohol delivery service Drizly in a deal worth $1.1 billion.
Ride-hailing platform Uber will have to pay a blind woman $1.1 million who was left stranded for 14 different occasions by its drivers who refused to give her a ride along with her guide dog.
Drizly is the leading on-demand alcohol marketplace in the US, available in more than 1,400 cities. After the completion of the transaction, Drizly will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Uber.
The government on Friday proposed to cap surge pricing charged by cab aggregators like Ola and Uber at 1.5 times of the base fare.