Controversial ride-hailing app Uber launches in Cologne

Controversial ride-hailing app Uber launches in Cologne

Cologne has become the fifth city in Germany to offer ride-hailing services by Uber. It follows nationwide protests by taxi drivers against plans that would make it easier for services such as Uber to operate.

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