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Uber CEO leaves Trump's advisory council amid controversy

Travis Kalanick's membership in panel had prompted a blow-back on social media after president's executive order on immigration

Customers and drivers were incensed not only over Mr Kalanick's (left) role on Mr Trump's council, but some also said that his initial response to the immigration ban wasn't sufficiently critical.

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UBER Technologies Inc chief executive officer Travis Kalanick is stepping down from US President Donald Trump's business advisory council following criticism from customers and drivers.

His participation on the council, along with more than a dozen other US executives...

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