Cairn Energy plc
Jun 24, 2011 06:48 EDT
DHINKIA, India (Reuters) - For eight-year-old Rakesh Bardhan, it is protest time.
Jun 17, 2011 12:41 EDT
Two Greenpeace activists, including the head of the environmental group, were arrested Friday after scaling an oil rig off Greenland to demand a halt to drilling in the Arctic, police said.
Jun 17, 2011 07:57 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - Greenpeace ignored a court injunction on Friday and boarded a Cairn Energy drilling rig offshore Greenland, raising the stakes in a battle over the development of the area as a major new oil-producing province.
Jun 16, 2011 11:13 EDT
Scottish oil and gas explorer Cairn Energy announced on Thursday that its founder, Sir Bill Gammell, will step down as chief executive next month to become chairman.
Jun 13, 2011 10:00 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain strongly supported Arctic oil drilling, within the right safety regime, energy minister Charles Hendry said on Monday after Cairn Energy last week halted a Greenpeace protest off Greenland.
Jun 07, 2011 19:05 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - Cairn Energy expects to find out later on Wednesday whether a lawsuit designed to deter environmental protesters from disrupting its Arctic drilling campaign has been successful.
Jun 04, 2011 15:59 EDT
Eighteen Greenpeace activists who scaled an oil rig off Greenland to protest oil prospecting in the Arctic were on Saturday arrested by police, the environmental group said.
Jun 04, 2011 09:30 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - British oil explorer Cairn Energy said on Saturday it had suspended drilling from a rig off the coast of Greenland after environmental protesters breached an exclusion zone.
Jun 03, 2011 09:09 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - British oil explorer Cairn Energy said on Friday it started drilling two wells off the coast of Greenland, a day after environmental protesters were removed from its rig in the Arctic.
Jun 02, 2011 14:06 EDT
Two Greenpeace activists who scaled an oil rig off Greenland at the weekend to protest oil prospecting in the Arctic were arrested overnight, police and the environmental group said Thursday.
Jun 02, 2011 12:46 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - UK-based Cairn Energy has filed a legal action in the Netherlands, seeking damages of up to $2 million a day if Greenpeace protesters again disrupt the explorer's drilling plans offshore Greenland.
May 30, 2011 10:11 EDT
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Greenland has condemned as illegal a protest by Greenpeace activists who scaled an oil rig in a bid to prevent a British company from drilling in Arctic waters off the North Atlantic island.
May 29, 2011 17:36 EDT
Two Greenpeace activists occupied a drilling platform in southwestern Greenland Sunday to protest oil prospecting in the Arctic, causing the government to issue an angry reaction.
May 28, 2011 15:17 EDT
An Indian ministerial panel wants conditions attached to a proposed $9.6-billion sale of Cairn Energy's Indian oilfields to Vedanta, sources said on Saturday, which could derail the deal.
May 28, 2011 08:12 EDT
An Indian ministerial panel has attached conditions to a proposed $9.6-billion sale of Cairn Energy's Indian oilfields to British giant Vedanta that could derail the deal, sources said Saturday.
May 27, 2011 13:56 EDT
Resource giant Vedanta's long-delayed bid to buy a majority stake in the Indian unit of Cairn Energy will go to the cabinet for a final decision within two weeks, a minister said Friday.
May 25, 2011 14:00 EDT
Cairn India, long coveted by British resource giant Vedanta, reported on Wednesday a 10-fold leap in quarterly profit thanks to a surge in crude oil prices and production.
May 24, 2011 16:56 EDT
COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Environmental group Greenpeace has sent two vessels into the northern North Sea to protest against oil exploration off Greenland, the organization and officials said on Tuesday.
May 24, 2011 12:08 EDT
London shares rebounded slightly on Tuesday recovering some of their recent sharp losses despite concerns over UK banks, eurozone debt and the impact of volcanic ash from Iceland.
May 19, 2011 12:06 EDT
Scottish oil and gas explorer Cairn Energy said on Thursday it had extended the deadline to sell a majority stake in its Indian unit to rival Vedanta, pending approval from the Indian government.