Cairn India seeks right of first refusal over Rajasthan block

Cairn India, the company which gave the nation its biggest oil discovery in more than two decades, has asked the Oil Ministry for rights to explore for unconventional shale gas in its prolific Rajasthan block.

Cairn India plans to invest Rs 5,000 cr on Rajasthan block

Cairn India plans to invest Rs 5,000 crore on its Rajasthan oil fields in three years to 2016 under a new integrated development plan, even as it seeks extension of block contract beyond 2020.