Cairn Energy

  • Cairn India makes new oil discovery in Rajasthan block 09-04-2013 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: Cairn India on Tuesday said it has made the 26th oil discovery in its prolific Rajasthan block. The discovery follows allowing the company to explore for oil on block well after expiry of the exploration phase. "Cairn India has made its latest oil discovery, the 26th discovery so...
  • Cairn extends deadline for $9.6 bn Vedanta deal 07-04-2011 02:08 PM

    New Delhi: A day after the Government referred its $9.6 billion deal to a panel of ministers, UK's Cairn Energy Plc on Thursday said it has extended the deadline for completion of the sale of a majority stake in its Indian unit to Vedanta Resources by over a month to...
  • NRI billionaire to replace Mukesh as richest Indian 22-08-2010 11:18 AM

    New Delhi: The proposed takeover of Cairn Energy's India business could see NRI billionaire Anil Agarwal emerging as the richest promoter of a corporate house ahead of Mukesh Ambani, who has ruled the list for long. After the acquisition of Cairn India and a proposed IPO of group firm Sterlite...
  • Oil sludge destroys crop, Barmer farmers protest 13-08-2010 10:09 PM

    Barmer: Even as Mumbai is coping with the oil spill, farmers in Rajasthan's Barmer are grappling with an oil sludge from a processing factory that has been ruining their crops. Aslah Ram is devastated as he gazes upon his ruined crop of millet, sesame and moong. His farm stead in...