Uber loses licence to operate in London: authorities
An Uber representative registers people on their smartphone during the kick off of a citywide jobs tour in the Queens borough of New York on July 21, 2015. (Reuters/Shannon Stapleton)

London transport authorities announced Friday they would not renew Uber's licence to operate in the city when it expires on September 30 over public safety concerns, although it has three weeks to appeal. Transport for London said the conduct of the ride-hailing app, which has around 25,000 drivers operating in the British capital, had raised concerns.…