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Uber Faces More Trouble In India

An Indian woman travels in an auto-rickshaw, a cheaper mode of three wheeler taxi service in New Delhi, India, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. (Bernat Armangue/AP)
An Indian woman travels in an auto-rickshaw, a cheaper mode of three wheeler taxi service in New Delhi, India, Monday, Dec. 8, 2014. (Bernat Armangue/AP)

The ride-sharing app Uber has put the brakes on its rickshaw-hailing service in Delhi after problems prevented a wider rollout. This follows the conviction last month of an Uber driver charged with raping a woman he picked up. Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson gets the latest from the BBC’s Anu Anand in the Indian capital.

Note: This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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