General

Kerala State Small Industries Association and Canara Bank: Signing of MOU between association and bank on collateral-free loan scheme, Minister for Industries Elamaram Karim to launch the scheme, Hotel Residency Tower, 3 p.m.

VTM NSS College, Dhanuvachapuram: Inauguration of the Placement & Employment Guidance Cell and campus interview by R. Prasannakumar, Education Secretary, NSS colleges' central committee, College, 11 a.m.

Farm Information Bureau: Workshop on video film production, Mariarani Centre, Sreekariyam, 8 a.m.

Company Secretaries of India, Thiruvananthapuram Chapter: E. Kumar to speak on "Challenges & Prospects for Professionals in the 21st Century", Company Secretaries Institute premises, Fort, 5.45 p.m.

Kerala Institute of Cooperative Management: Leader of the Opposition Oommen Chandy, Minister for Coperation G. Sudhakaran and CPI(M) State Secretary Pinarayi Vijayan to lay the foundation stone for different blocks, Nettukaltheri, 4 p.m.

The Institution of Engineers (India): S. Unnikrishna Pillai to deliver 10th C. S. Padmanabha Iyer Memorial Lecture on `Some aspects of Building Failures", Institution of Engineers Hall, 5.45 p.m.

Kesari Memorial Journalists Trust: Discussion on `Achievements and Setbacks in Education Sector', Minister for Education M.A. Baby and Former Education Minister E.T. Mohammed Basheer to attend, Kesari Hall, 11 a. m.

All Kerala Brahmins Association: Bumipuja for senior citizens care centre, Sri Durga Seva Kendram, Karumom, 7 a.m.

Kerala State Information Technology Mission: Workshop on "Digitisation of Traditional Knowledge and Grassroots Innovation", Govt. Guest House, 11 a.m.

Culture

Sri Chitra Tirunal Smaraka Sangeeta Natya Kala Kendram: Manipuri dance by Padmashree Darsana Javeri, Theerthapda mandapam, 6 p.m.

Russian Cultural Centre: Seminar on "Indology in Russia", expert in Tamil Language and Literature, Moscow State University, Alexander Dubyansky, to deliver keynote address, Fourth Estate Hall, Press Club, 11 a.m.

Religion

Sree Durga Devi Temple: Srimad Devi Bhagavatha Navaha Gnana Yagnam, Lalitha Sahasranama Archana and Vedocharanom, 6.15 a.m.

Malankara Catholic Church: Memorial service of His Beatitude Moran Mor Cyril Baseolios Catholicos, Holy Mass, St Mary's Cathedral, 8 a.m.