General

Department of Economics, University of Kerala: Vice-Chancellor M.K. Ramachandran Nair inaugurates discussion on the Union Budget 2007, Senate Chamber 10 a.m.

DCSMAT School of Media and Business: Founder director of the India Development Foundation Shubhashis Gangopadhyay participates in national seminar on `Budget Analysis 2007-08,' Travancore Hall, Technopark, 5 p.m.

The Indian Institute of Metals: S.P. Mehrotra, director of the National Metallurgical Laboratory Jamshedpur, inaugurates national seminar on `Advanced Materials for Hostile Environment-Present Scenario and Futures Perspectives,' Hotel Residency Towers, 9.30 a.m.

Centre for Development Studies: Riswana Soundardjee leads open seminar on `Gender Bias in Children's Health Care Consumption in a Rural Community in Kerala,' CDS auditorium, 3 p.m.

P.N. Panicker School for Social Development: Minister for Civil Supplies C. Divakaran inaugurates discussion on `Development Through Voluntary Activities,' VJT Hall, 3 p.m.

Kerala State Council for Child Welfare: Minister for Health P.K. Sreemathy felicitates award-winning child artists Mani and Malavika, Council hall, 11 a.m.

JSS(S): Minister for Education M.A. Baby inaugurates seminar on `Anti-imperialism and social justice,' Press Club Hall, 3.30 p.m.

Department of Education: Speaker K. Radhakrishnan inaugurates award-giving ceremony for rank holders in the VHSE examinations, Minister for Education M.A. Baby gives away awards, VHHS Girls' school Manacaud, 11.30 a.m.

College of Fine Arts: Filmmaker T.V. Chandran delivers lecture on `Installation Art: Reality Mistaken for Reality,' College premises, 10 a.m.