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The school’s budget

Once the budget is constituted, in draft, the members present it to their constituencies for further feedback and inputs. Explanations are offered for the various proposed income and expenditure. Thereafter, these inputs are tabled at a full sitting of the SGB.

Organisation serves the needs of the community

The Meeting the Needs Foundation, a non-profit organisation in the heart of the Greenbury, held a raffle competition with the aim to raise funds towards the needs of the community.

Another drug den bust in Verulam

The operation saw the arrest of a male drug dealer which was made by the Verulam SAPS Crime Prevention Unit after they received information of drugs being sold at a notorious drug den in the Oaklands area.

Uber car hijacked in Waterloo

It is alleged by a complainant who is an Uber taxi driver that he was contacted by an unknown man who required his services.

India donates two tractors to Zulu king

The Consul General of India, Dr Shashank Vikram, and the Minister of State for External Affairs, General Vijay Kumar Singh, presented the FarmtracPro tractors to King Goodwill Zwelithini at India House on Innes Road, Morningside, in the presence of media and other special guests.

World Tourism Day provides opportunities to youth

World Tourism Day, and the United Nations General Assembly announced the adoption of 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, that of economic, social and environmental.

The story of Diwali

When Rama killed the evil Ravana with a magic arrow, the whole world rejoiced. Rama and Sita began their long journey back to their land, and everybody lit oil lamps to guide them on their way and welcome them back.