Pressure grows over BP arts sponsorship

Royal Opera House

BP is facing increased pressure over its sponsorship of the arts following protests this week over its patronage of the Royal Opera House and a legal row around its support for the Tate galleries.

Court calls BP 'reckless'; BP says 'you're wrong!'

Oil Barrels

A Louisiana federal court lambasted BP for the massive 2010 oil spill in the U.S. Gulf Coast on Thursday, saying the incident was a combination of "gross negligence" and "reckless" conduct by the oil giantand other oil producers - a judgement the company strongly rejected.