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Uber's rise means less love for London's black cabs

A crackdown against Uber and other ride-hailing apps could be looming in London with new proposals that could tip the advantage back to black cabs.


WITH their distinctive design and reassuring engine rumble, London's black cabs stand out - like fish and chips and Big Ben - among Britain's most cherished icons.

London's black-cab drivers believe they are the best in the world. And given their years of gruelling study to...