Uber India: News

12 Apr 2022


Uber hikes Delhi-NCR fares by 12% over rising fuel prices

Cab hailing service Uber increased its fares in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region) by 12% on Monday amid a fuel price hike.

04 Jul 2020


Uber is planning to shift engineering jobs to India

After laying off 25% of its workforce, or about 600 employees, in India, ride-hailing giant Uber is looking to create jobs in the country.

26 May 2020


Uber India fires 25% of its workforce: Details here

In another blow to the salaried section, Uber India has laid off 600 employees or nearly a quarter of its workforce in the country.

18 May 2020


How Uber plans to resume operations safely in India

The fourth phase of India's lockdown has started with a particular focus on keeping the public safe while allowing select business activities like cabs and e-commerce deliveries.

04 May 2020


COVID-19: Uber's new tech will ensure drivers wear protective masks

Uber has resumed operations in select Indian cities.

09 Dec 2019


FableStreet raises $2.9 million in Series A round of funding

FableStreet, a fashion brand that claims to offer premium work-wear for women, has raised $2.9 million in Series A round.

22 Oct 2019


Soon, Uber will let you book Delhi Metro tickets

In a major move, ride-hailing giant Uber has launched a new 'Public Transport' mode to help Indians plan their commute.

17 Sep 2019


Ranu Mondal repeat? This Uber driver's singing is breaking Internet

Days after Ranu Mondal's singing video broke the Internet, a similar video of an Uber driver from Lucknow named Vinod has left netizens in awe.

09 Mar 2018


Uber signs Virat Kohli as India brand ambassador

Uber has signed on celebrity cricketer Virat Kohli as its brand ambassador in India, the first time it has appointed one in Asia Pacific.

16 Aug 2017


Uber India launches its first TV commercial, to beat Ola

Uber India has had it rough. From CEO and founder getting fired to the poor handling of Delhi rape case and when you add the incessant driver strikes, things really don't appear chirpy. However, now it's slowly trying to veer the course of its trajectory to a favorable direction.

26 Jul 2017


Uber takes out new feature to foster driver-rider bond

In order to address the trust deficit between a rider and driver, Uber has now announced a new feature called Driver Profile.

25 May 2017


Uber brings custom Snapchat filters to woo Indian riders

In a bid to increase its appeal, Uber India would now incorporate Snapchat in its app.

15 May 2017


Content on-the-go: Now stream movies, shows on Indian Railways!

Indian Railways is going the distance to make trains journeys fun for passengers: it is now rolling out a content-on-demand service, which will let people stream their favorite movies and TV shows while travelling.