CRPF`s commando unit sets record by getting 15 bravery medals

Setting a record of sorts of getting the most gallantry awards, CRPF`s lone CoBRA commando unit deployed for anti-insurgency operations in the North East was Thursday accorded as many as 15 medals for undertaking daring actions against the ultras and insurgents.

Maoist killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

A Maoist was gunned down in a fierce encounter with security forces in Naxal-affected Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on Sunday, police said.

Five security personnel injured in encounter with Maoists in Jharkhand

Five security personnel were on Friday injured during an encounter with the Left-wing guerrillas in Kumandih Jungle of Latehar district.

Special central project for youth in Maoist-hit states

Aiming to prevent youth from joining the Naxal fold and provide them a sustainable source of income, over 50,000 acres of land in Maoist-affected states will be used for rubber plantation under a specially funded Central project.

All-out anti-Naxal operation offing in Chhattisgarh

An all-out anti-Naxal operation involving specialised forces like CoBRA and Andhra Pradesh`s Greyhounds will begin soon in jungles in Chhattisgarh.

Snake charmer`s jail term reduced from 3 yrs to 17 days

A three-year jail term given to a snake charmer for illegally possessing an Indian cobra has been reduced by a Delhi court to 17-days imprisonment already undergone by him during his trial.

Anti-Naxal ops: CRPF to conduct `big sweep` offensives

The recent CRPF encounter in Chhattisgarh`s Bijapur district is part of the latest plan of the force to conduct "big sweep" operations in uncharted Naxal hotbeds of the country.

CRPF `CoBRA` faces snake trouble

Anti-naxal commando squad CoBRA is now facing incidence of snake bites among its personnel posted in deep jungles.

CRPF `CoBRA` faces snake trouble!

Anti-naxal commando squad CoBRA, which was named after one of the most venomous reptile, is now facing incidence of snake bites in deep jungles.

CoBRA jawan injured in encounter with Maoists

The jawan escaped with minor injury after the bullet
brushed past his neck, Bokaro Superintendent of Police Kuldip
Diwedi said.

CoBRA commandos deployed in Meghalaya

Two units of Combat Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA) commandos have been deployed in the insurgency-prone area of western Meghalaya, police said on Tuesday.

Special assault rifles for CoBRA to fight Naxals

Sophisticated assault rifles capable of firing 1,000 rounds per minute, currently used by the Army`s Special Forces, have been procured to equip the
elite anti-Naxal unit CoBRA.

Stung by cheeky slogans, CoBRA force changes name

The anti-naxal force of the CRPF
-- CoBRA -- has been rechristened Special Action Force (SAF),
the reason being cheeky slogans against the special team in
some Maoist-hit areas of Jharkhand, Bihar and Chhattisgarh.