The ride-sharing service faces a new round of allegations, and now has been blacklisted by the Delhi government, which says Uber was misleading customers.
The taxi-hailing app introduces two passenger-safety features to address the challenges it faces in the country.
The panic button comes a couple of months after a woman was allegedly raped in India while using the car-hailing service.
The Korean giant is struggling to maintain its dominance in growth markets like India, where it slipped to number two, according to market research firm Canalys.
The BlackBerry Classic smartphone is now available in India, an emerging market that carries strong sales potential for the smartphone maker.
After a two-year wait, Samsung takes the wraps off a handset significantly scaled back from original ambitions.
The Chinese smartphone maker enters brick-and-mortar stores in India to build upon its online retail success.
The Chinese smartphone maker's global vice president says in a Facebook post that is has been "forced to suspend sales in India until further notice."
The Chinese handset maker has supposedly been served with an injunction and will be unable to import or sell its smartphones until infringement issues with Ericsson are resolved.
The launch of the Internet giant's streaming device is the latest example of Google's push into the second most populous country in the world.