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BP plc (formerly The British Petroleum Company plc then BP Amoco plc) is a British global energy company that is also the third largest global energy company and the 4th largest company in the world. As a multinational oil company ("oil major") BP is the UK's largest corporation, with its headquarters in St James's, City of Westminster, London.

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RIL to ramp up gas output from KG-D6

Dec 14 - The Times of India

RIL-BP make significant gas find in Cauvery basin

Aug 23, 2013 - The Times of India

RIL, BP make new gas discovery in Cauvery basin

Aug 23, 2013 - The Times of India

Articles About BP plc

U.S. Fines GM for not Answering Recall Questions
GM Seeks U.S. Court Protection Against Ignition Lawsuits

By Reuters

General Motors Co (GM.N) filed a motion in a U.S. court to enforce a bar on lawsuits stemming from ignition defects in cars sold before its 2009 bankruptcy as it fights proposed class action litigation that seeks to set aside the restriction. (Apr 23)

MORE TOPICS: GENERAL MOTORS, COURT, NEW YORK, OIL SPILL, LAWYER, LAWSUIT

Reliance Q4 Sales Rise, Refining Margin Narrows
Reliance Q4 Sales Rise, Refining Margin Narrows

By Reuters

Energy company Reliance Industries Ltd (RELI.NS) posted nearly flat fourth-quarter profits, in line with estimates, as a slimmer margin in its oil refining business offset higher revenue. (Apr 19)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL, TELECOMS, INDIA, INVESTMENT

A woman walks past a poster of Reliance Industries installed outside the venue of the company's annual general meeting in Mumbai June 7, 2012.
Reliance Awaits Government Nod for More Gas Investments

By Reuters

Reliance Industries (RELI.NS) will hold off from more investment in its main gas block until the government approves its development plans, the energy company said on Friday, after reporting a forecast-beating quarterly profit. (Jan 18)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, CRUDE OIL, RETAIL, INDIA, BROADBAND, INVESTMENT

BP Wins US Appeals Court Order Halting Some Gulf Spill Payments
U.S. Appeals Court Affirms BP Settlement in 2010 Gulf Oil Spill

By Reuters

A panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday affirmed a federal judge's approval of a multi-billion dollar settlement between BP Plc and businesses and individuals who lost money and property in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill. (Jan 11)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MEXICO, OIL SPILL, SETTLEMENT

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: BP Seeks Payment Settlement Halt for Third Time

By IBTimes UK

Latest move comes after Freeh's report found issues in claims programme. (Sep 24, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MEXICO, DISASTERS, OIL SPILL, SETTLEMENT

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: BP Sues US State Over Cleanup of ‘Orphan Anchors’

By IBTimes UK

BP also cancelled contracts to build bespoke extension to its Mad Dog oil project in Gulf of Mexico (Sep 20, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MEXICO, DISASTERS, COAST GUARD, OIL SPILL, MANAGEMENT, LAWSUIT

Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill: BP Fails Again to Halt Compensation Payments over Fraud Claim

By IBTimes UK

New Orleans judge sees no fraud in Deepwater Horizon oil spill compensation claims. (Aug 29, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MEXICO, DISASTERS, OIL SPILL, SETTLEMENT

Sensex Gains; FIIs Selling Weighs, Rupee Watched

By Reuters

The Sensex and the Nifty are up around 0.5 percent. Shares in metal companies continue to gain for a second day after a positive reading on China's manufacturing sector on Thursday. (Aug 23, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: MANUFACTURING, INDIA

Judge Orders BP to Pay Oil Spill Claims Administrator

By IBTimes UK

Judge Sally Shushan orders BP to pay Patrick Juneau despite claims of settlement programme fraud. (Aug 08, 2013)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, MEXICO, DISASTERS, OIL SPILL, LAWYER, LAWSUIT, SETTLEMENT

India's Tata Consultancy Services profit rises on U.S. demand

By Reuters

Tata Consultancy Services, India's largest software services exporter, posted a 17 percent rise in quarterly profit and maintained an upbeat outlook, fuelled by demand from the United States. (Jul 19, 2013)

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