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The Presidency On Reports of Renovations for the President's Residence

The Presidency On Reports of Renovations for the President's Residence

The South African people can not be burdened with paying for any more upgrades, refurbishments, or extensions at Zuma's palace of corruption. Maimane hit back saying that the response from the Presidency is simply inadequate. The paper is reporting Public Works Chief Director for legal services Barnie Ntlou insists the upgrades have to go ahead as the president's home can not be left dilapidated.


Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks record for most time in space by American

Astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks record for most time in space by American

She began her career at NASA as a research biochemist in 1989, according to her biography on NASA's website , and was selected as an astronaut candidate in 1996. During the call, the president addressed the timeline for placing humans on Mars and said he wants to speed up the timeline to get it done "at worst, during my second term".


Trump talks about Mars mission on call with record-breaking astronaut

Trump talks about Mars mission on call with record-breaking astronaut

It's also worth noting that Whitson is also the oldest woman in space, as she was 56 when she left for her mission aboard the ISS last November. Via a video link that was set up between the Oval Office and the International Space Station, President Trump was able to communicate with Whitson and her fellow crew member, Jack Fischer.


Samsung Galaxy S8+ Sales Expected To Be Higher Than The Regular S8

Samsung Galaxy S8+ Sales Expected To Be Higher Than The Regular S8

Storage for the new Samsung phones can also be expanded, up to 256Gb, via a microSD card. First and foremost, Android 7.0 Nougat software, which is yet to roll out to many higher-end Galaxies of past generations. Samsung uses the Snapdragon 835 and the Exynos 8895 chips in its Galaxy S8 phone, both 10nm chips that are faster and more energy-efficient than their predecessors.



US astronaut Peggy Whitson breaks record for time in space

Her first stint as commander was in April 2008 and she's commanding the current crew. During a video call with NASA astronauts Monday, President Donald Trump joked that he wouldn't want to re-use human urine as drinking water - a practice common in USA spaceflight.