Tag: mark esper

Let down your hair: New Army rules for ponytails, nail colour

WASHINGTON: Female soldiers can let their hair down, and flash a little nail colour under new rules being approved by the Army. But male soldiers...

United States military wary that shakeup could upend its apolitical nature

WASHINGTON: The words spoken by America’s top military officer carried a familiar ring, but in the midst of a chaotic week at the Pentagon, they...

President Trump fires Defense Secretary Mark Esper, throws administration into chaos

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump fired Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Monday, further unsettling a government facing uncertainty over the US president’s refusal to concede election defeat...

US election: View: India and United States’ last waltz before the 2020 election

By Seema Sirohi India and the United States have concluded their third annual 2+2 ministerial dialogue “in person” and sealed the envelope with measurable successes...

Ahead of 2+2, S Jaishankar and Mike Pompeo discuss stability and security in Asia | India News

NEW DELHI: “Stability and security in Asia” dominated the discussions when foreign minister S Jaishankar and his US counterpart Mike Pompeo met this evening for...

Indian envoy underlines 5 principles to take India-US ties to next level | India News

WASHINGTON: Ahead of the third edition of the two-plus-two dialogue between India and the US later this month, Indian ambassador to Washington Taranjit Singh Sandhu...