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Feel global, act social: How Anand Mahindra builds a corporate brand with his unique 'tweetitude'
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Feel global, act social: How Anand Mahindra builds a corporate brand with his unique 'tweetitude'

Anand Mahindra crafts his tweets in a manner that etches out his corporate brand and does not miss the brand goal in an impulsive burst even as he engages in casual banter

Nirmala Sitharaman partially right on Ola-Uber pushing auto slump, but we need NITI Aayog to tell us how much and why
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Nirmala Sitharaman partially right on Ola-Uber pushing auto slump, but we need NITI Aayog to tell us how much and why

The reason why Nirmala Sitharaman is the butt of jokes is that Uber and Ola may not be significant enough in terms of current data

Meru Cabs terms Uber, Ola 'unified monopoly', moves competition panel; SoftBank's funding in firing line
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Meru Cabs terms Uber, Ola 'unified monopoly', moves competition panel; SoftBank's funding in firing line

Meru says Uber and Ola are abusing their dominance in four different cities by burning vast sums of investor funds to distort the market.

Ola, Uber don't have business models, simply out to destroy public transport ecosystem
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Ola, Uber don't have business models, simply out to destroy public transport ecosystem

By persistent lobbying they have admitted that all that keeps them running is dollops of cheap capital on a regular basis

Meru Cabs launches ‘Fare exactometer’, taking ‘transparent pricing’ to the next level
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Meru Cabs launches ‘Fare exactometer’, taking ‘transparent pricing’ to the next level

Meru Cabs today announced the launch of its accurate fare calculator called ‘Fare exactometer’ highlighting its commitment to provide transparent pricing to its customers

Meru Cabs goes global, ties up with France's Taxis G7 to provide services abroad
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Meru Cabs goes global, ties up with France's Taxis G7 to provide services abroad

Under the partnership, Meru's customers can use eCab's services during international travel in 50 major cities of countries, including France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Ireland and Canada

Mumbai taxis and autos go on strike against Uber, Ola etc
Mumbai

Mumbai taxis and autos go on strike against Uber, Ola etc

Commuters in the city might have trouble hailing a cab or finding an auto-rickshaw as a taxi union has called for a strike on Monday against private cab aggregators like Uber and Ola.

To match rivals, Meru looks to raise $100 mn for expansion, acquisitions
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To match rivals, Meru looks to raise $100 mn for expansion, acquisitions

Meru, the oldest cab services provider in India, is actively looking to acquire small and medium sized competitors as it scales up in a highly competitive market. Remember, Ola has just successfully closed a fresh round of funding by raising close to Rs 2000 crore from global investors.

 Ola's TaxiforSure acquisition for $200 mn was waiting to happen
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Ola's TaxiforSure acquisition for $200 mn was waiting to happen

. Why would consumers, who tap the Ola app for booking a taxi and do not find one at their convenience, not go to a competitor like Meru or Uber instead of TFS? The point is two apps, separate cab services would mean the merged entity loses business to competitors. The merger needs to develop synergies and root out duplication in operations. Some manpower rightsizing may also be in orde

No end to taxi wars: Now Uber in talks to buy majority stake in Meru Cabs
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No end to taxi wars: Now Uber in talks to buy majority stake in Meru Cabs

The buyout is likely to be a win for Uber because Meru can help it overcome the licence trouble with immediate effect

Meru Cabs mobile app now integrates Google Now
News & Analysis

Meru Cabs mobile app now integrates Google Now

After revamping its mobile app, the company has now announced to integrate Google Now.

Uber CEO expresses horror, deflects blame in Delhi rape case
Corporate

Uber CEO expresses horror, deflects blame in Delhi rape case

Uber said in a statement on Sunday that safety is its first priority and it was continuing to assist police.<br />

End game for Uber? Delhi rape poses serious perils for the cab service
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End game for Uber? Delhi rape poses serious perils for the cab service

The alleged rape of a 27-year old financial executive by her Uber driver has not only tarnished the company's brand image as a safe and reliable mode of transportation but also raised the fear that lax security measures have rendered all cab services unsafe in India.<br />

No more credit card payments: Uber officially switches to pre-paid wallet
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No more credit card payments: Uber officially switches to pre-paid wallet

The service assured users that credit and debit card details stored with the app would remain a valid form of payment for taxis outside India and also directed them on how they could delete the details.<br />

Free Uber rides this week: No promo code needed but you've got to use Paytm
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Free Uber rides this week: No promo code needed but you've got to use Paytm

Taxi provider Uber is offering free cab rides this week in India. Cab users who have already linked their Uber app with virtual wallet Paytm can avail the offer.<br />

Uber pampers with low rates and fancy cars but here's why you need to be careful
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Uber pampers with low rates and fancy cars but here's why you need to be careful

Uber has an impact on a crucial part of life and will impact public transportation going forward.

Get more drivers! UberGo flops on Day 1 with no cars
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Get more drivers! UberGo flops on Day 1 with no cars

Uber's new low cost service, UberGo, disappointed customers on launch with hardly any vehicles available across cities.

Uber launches its cheapest service UberGo, minimum fares start at Rs 40
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Uber launches its cheapest service UberGo, minimum fares start at Rs 40

Uber's out with a new service that it claims is so cheap it will be competing with autorickshaws for customers.

One-step payment days over: Now use Uber by topping up virtual wallet Paytm
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One-step payment days over: Now use Uber by topping up virtual wallet Paytm

Uber has tied up with payment services firm Paytm and users of the taxi app will have to open pre-paid virtual wallet accounts.

Meru Cabs goes the Uber way, introduces cashless travel feature
News & Analysis

Meru Cabs goes the Uber way, introduces cashless travel feature

Meru has decided to gear up and go all mobile with features like one touch booking, tracking your cab, confirmed booking up to seven days in advance and also a Cab wallet.