Uber taxi driver guilty of raping woman passenger leading to city banning app


AN UBER taxi driver has been found guilty of raping a female passenger which led a city to ban the taxi-booking mobile phone app.

Shiv Kumar Yadav had denied the charges which also included criminal intimidation and kidnapping - all of which he was found guilty of.

He picked up his 26-year-old victim in the Indian capital of Delhi, after she took a journey home via the taxi-booking app.